Tag: interest rate

March 11 Market Close: GovCon Index Rides Oil Surge to 1% Gain,  Up for 4th Straight WeekFinancial Report

March 11 Market Close: GovCon Index Rides Oil Surge to 1% Gain, Up for 4th Straight Week

The GovCon Index rebounded 1.541 percent to 73.980 Friday with all 30 stocks up in movement that mirrored U.S. stocks’ recovery
March 10 Market Close: GovCon Index Stumbles After Strong Open,  Markets Choppy on Euro Bank Rate Decision & Oil FallFinancial Report

March 10 Market Close: GovCon Index Stumbles After Strong Open, Markets Choppy on Euro Bank Rate Decision & Oil Fall

The GovCon Index tumbled from a positive open and failed to climb back into a gain Thursday with a decline
March 7 Morning Report: GovCon Index Records Gain for 3rd Consecutive WeekFinancial Report

March 7 Morning Report: GovCon Index Records Gain for 3rd Consecutive Week

The GovCon Index closed Friday with a 0.247-point climb to 73.958 on potential indicators against additional interest rate hikes and extended rallies
March 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Up on Jobs Data,  Engility & Navistar Extend RalliesFinancial Report

March 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Up on Jobs Data, Engility & Navistar Extend Rallies

The GovCon Index posted a modest gain of 0.247 points to 73.958 Friday on a new Labor Department jobs report that investors believe
March 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Marginally Up on February Payroll Report,  Rate Hike Odds RiseFinancial Report

March 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Marginally Up on February Payroll Report, Rate Hike Odds Rise

The GovCon Index edged higher Wednesday with a gain of 0.300 points to 73.224 as the three major U.S. stock indices
February 8 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Tumble 1% on Oil & Financial Losses as Vectrus Joins GCIFinancial Report

February 8 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Tumble 1% on Oil & Financial Losses as Vectrus Joins GCI

The GovCon Index followed the steep downturn in U.S. markets Monday with a decline of 1.027 percent to 70.035 spurred
December 16 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Climb as Fed Pulls Trigger on Interest Rate HikeFinancial Report

December 16 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb as Fed Pulls Trigger on Interest Rate Hike

The GovCon Index held steady in positive territory over morning and midday activity then surged in the afternoon session to close at
December 14 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Decline Amid Oil,  Interest Rate ConcernsFinancial Report

December 14 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Decline Amid Oil, Interest Rate Concerns

The GovCon Index closed Friday with a loss of 1.288 percent to 75.751 and posted a 3.236-percent drop for the week on sell-offs
November 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches Closer to 80-Point Barrier in Half-Day SessionFinancial Report

November 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches Closer to 80-Point Barrier in Half-Day Session

The GovCon Index recorded a nominal gain for the third consecutive trading day Friday at a rate of 0.180 points to 79.854
November 9 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes Down,  US Traders Up Chance of December Rate HikeFinancial Report

November 9 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes Down, US Traders Up Chance of December Rate Hike

The GovCon Index dropped 0.274 points to close Friday at 78.007 after a mixed day for U.S. markets in which the