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May 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Hits 30 Day High and S&P Close to 2,400

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up for the fourth consecutive with the advancers outpacing the decliners 3 to 1. The GovCon Index reached 30 day high of 94.234, up 0.367 percent. All the U.S. indices were up on the day as the S&P500 came within 2 points of breaking 2,400. Markets …

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Forcepoint Vet John McCormack Named Fidelis Interim President, CEO

John McCormack, former CEO of security firm Forcepoint, has been appointed to serve as Fidelis Cybersecurity‘s interim president and CEO, CRN reported Monday. The two-decade security industry veteran succeeds Peter George, who has led Fidelis as chief executive since it was acquired by Los Angeles-based Marlin Equity Partners from General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) in May …

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May 22 Morning Report: Friday Close – GovCon Index and Markets Reverse Mid Week Slump

After posting strong quarterly earnings McKesson Corporation lead theGovCon Index. McKesson closed up $11.57 per share (8.18 percent) to $153.01. The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index ended Friday up 1.29 percent to 92.864. The major markets showed significant gains reversing the mid week slump with the DJIA recapturing 53 percent of Wednesdays losses. At market …

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May 19 Market Close: GovCon Index and Market Indices Close Week on a Strong Note

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index ended the week on a positive note up 1.29 percent on the day and up 0.15 percent on the week. McKesson lead the GovCon Index posting a $11.57 per share value increase (8.18 percent) on yesterday’s strong quarterly earning report. The major markets showed significant gains reversing …

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Report: Saudi Arabia, Lockheed Seal $6B Deal for Modified Littoral Combat Ships

Saudi Arabia and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have closed on a $6 billion contract for the Bethesda, Maryland-based defense contractor to deliver four modified versions of Littoral Combat Ships, Bloomberg reported Friday. The deal for Multi-Mission Surface Combatant Ships comes as President Donald Trump heads to the Middle Eastern country as part …

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May 18 Market Close: Minor Positive Changes With GovCon Index and Market Indices

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index moved downward contrary to major market indices. Decliners outpaced advancers 18 to 12. The major markets showed minor movement upward after recovering from significant drop yesterday. At market close WTI followed the markets to close up 0.39 percent to $49.26 as the Algerian Energy Minister indicated that …

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GA-ASI’s Chris Pehrson Named to Advisory Council of New CNAS Defense Project

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 17, 2017 — Chris Pehrson, vice president of strategic development at General Atomics’ aeronautical systems business, has been named to the advisory council for the Center for a New American Security’s Evolving the Future Force project, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CNAS said Monday the new initiative is part of its Defense …

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55 Firms Land Spots on $37B Army Contract for C4ISR Program Support Services

The U.S. Army has selected 55 companies to compete for task orders under a potential $37.4 billion contract vehicle that covers knowledge-based professional services for government programs that have command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance requirements. The service branch received 387 bids for the Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Service indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via the …

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May 15 Market Close: GovCon Index and Markets up with S&P 500 and NASDAQ Hitting Records

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index posted gains to close at 93.283 up 0.605 percent, with advancers shares outpacing and decliners shares 4 to 1. The S&P 500 index and NASDAQ index hit record highs as oil shows a strong rebound and energy and financial sectors lead gains. WTI rose again for the …

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May 15 Morning Report: Friday Close – GovCon Index Down and Markets Mixed For the Week

Fridays The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed down 0.600 percent to 92.722 as decliners significantly out-weighted advancers 27 to 3. The U.S. major markets Friday closed mixed with the S&P500 and DJIA down and the NASDAQ up on both the daily and weekly outcome. At Friday market close WTI rose again for …

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