Tag: interest rate

September 18 Market Close: Fed Uncertainty Drags GovCon Index,  US Stocks 1%Financial Report

September 18 Market Close: Fed Uncertainty Drags GovCon Index, US Stocks 1%

Continued uncertainty about the Federal Reserve‘s Thursday decision to hold interest rates at their current near-zero levels triggered declines of
September 16 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Climb as Fed Meeting StartsFinancial Report

September 16 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb as Fed Meeting Starts

The GovCon Index extended its gains from the previous day’s trading session with a rise of 0.372 points to 73.557
September 15 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Jump 1% on Day Before Fed MeetingFinancial Report

September 15 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Jump 1% on Day Before Fed Meeting

The GovCon Index jumped 1.186 percent to 73.185 Tuesday in the last trading session before the Federal Reserve’s meeting set
September 11 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Up as Fed Anticipation GrowsFinancial Report

September 11 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Up as Fed Anticipation Grows

The GovCon Index held onto gains incurred in the early afternoon part of Friday’s trading session to close at a gain
September 9 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips,  US Markets Decline in PM SessionFinancial Report

September 9 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips, US Markets Decline in PM Session

The GovCon Index closed down 0.686 points to 72.072 on a day that saw continued volatility in U.S. and global
September 3 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks in Narrow Range as Traders Await DataFinancial Report

September 3 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks in Narrow Range as Traders Await Data

The GovCon Index closed at a gain of 0.156 points to 71.953 Thursday as U.S. markets also ended the session in
September 1 Market Close: GovCon Index Plunges 3%,  Traders Up Interest Rate Hike OddsFinancial Report

September 1 Market Close: GovCon Index Plunges 3%, Traders Up Interest Rate Hike Odds

The GovCon Index tumbled 2.78 percent to 70.118 in a reflection of continued concern in U.S. markets Tuesday about a slowdown
August 26 Market Close: GovCon Index Up 3%,  6-Day Decline Streak OverFinancial Report

August 26 Market Close: GovCon Index Up 3%, 6-Day Decline Streak Over

A six-day stretch of consecutive declines came to an end for the GovCon Index Wednesday as it recorded a gain of
July 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Extends Climb,  US Stocks Move Up After Fed Reports Economic ImprovementFinancial Report

July 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Extends Climb, US Stocks Move Up After Fed Reports Economic Improvement

The GovCon Index gained at least a full point for the second consecutive trading session Wednesday with a gain of
June 17 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Climb After Fed Rate Hike CommentsFinancial Report

June 17 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb After Fed Rate Hike Comments

The GovCon Index continued its climb from Monday’s large decline in Wednesday’s trading session to close up 0.190 points and end at 76.438.