Tag Archives: Fortune 500

Leidos Climbs in 2018 Fortune 500 Ranking; Roger Krone Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2018 — Reston, Virginia-based Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a higher spot in Fortune magazine’s annual ranking of the top 500 U.S. companies based on revenue for 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported May 30. “Having the fourth largest jump on the list, up 89 spots this year, …

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Former HDS GM Jeff Henry Appointed as ViON Strategic Initiatives SVP

Jeff Henry has joined ViON as senior vice president of strategic initiatives and a member of the company’s executive leadership team. Henry, who served as SVP and general manager of the Americas sales and services division at Hitachi Data Systems, will oversee ViON’s strategic programs and help develop new processes for the company and …

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October 16 End of Day Report: GovCon Index Holds Level With Market

The GovCon Index entered the final hour of Wednesday trading at 62.696 — a nominal increase of 0.44 percent, or 0.28 points from Tuesday’s figures. Gainers led laggers 18-to-12 and Orbital Sciences (NYSE: ORB) recorded the largest increase at 6 percent after the company announced a 5-percent revenue jump for its third fiscal quarter. That percentage …

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Dell Seals Quest Software Buy For $2.4B; John Swainson Comments

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) has agreed to acquire Quest Software (NASDAQ: QSFT) for nearly $2.4 billion, or $28 per share. Dell was reportedly competing against a group led by private equity firm Insight Venture Partners to buy Quest. Dell and Quest said the purchase price is net of Quest’s cash …

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