Tag: interest rates

March 1 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb to New Records on Trump Speech & Rate Hike ChatterFinancial Report

March 1 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb to New Records on Trump Speech & Rate Hike Chatter

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed at an all-time high Wednesday for the second time in three sessions as U.S. stocks also
February 22 Market Close: GovCon Index Flat, S&P 500 Dips After Fed MinutesFinancial Report

February 22 Market Close: GovCon Index Flat, S&P 500 Dips After Fed Minutes

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index held flat as the U.S. stock bellwether S&P 500 composite index traded narrowly lower Wednesday after the most
December 15 Market Close: GovCon Index Ends 3-Day Slide on HII & Services GainsFinancial Report

December 15 Market Close: GovCon Index Ends 3-Day Slide on HII & Services Gains

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index inched higher Thursday to end its three-day streak of declines on a large gain by Huntington Ingalls Industries
December 14 Market Close: GovCon Index,  US Stocks Turn Lower After Rate Hike AnnouncementFinancial Report

December 14 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Turn Lower After Rate Hike Announcement

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index turned from neutral to negative territory Wednesday as did the U.S. stock bellwether S&P 500 composite index
December 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Drops on Steep Prime Declines,  SAIC Climbs on Earnings BeatFinancial Report

December 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Drops on Steep Prime Declines, SAIC Climbs on Earnings Beat

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index tumbled Thursday on steep losses among several of its large-cap prime components as U.S. stocks posted a small advance
November 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches to New Record Close,  US Stocks Flat After Fed MinutesFinancial Report

November 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches to New Record Close, US Stocks Flat After Fed Minutes

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index extended its current stretch of gains to a fifth straight session Wednesday and a second consecutive all-time
November 22 Market Close: GovCon Index,  S&P 500 Notch Record Closes to Extend Post-Election RallyFinancial Report

November 22 Market Close: GovCon Index, S&P 500 Notch Record Closes to Extend Post-Election Rally

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index set a new closing record Tuesday with a 1-percent gain paced by defense prime and government services
November 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Posts 2% Election Eve Rally as Markets Gain Vote CertaintyFinancial Report

November 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Posts 2% Election Eve Rally as Markets Gain Vote Certainty

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index recorded its best one-day gain in seven weeks Monday with a 2-percent gain that mirrored across-the-board rallies by U.S. stocks
October 25 Market Close: GovCon Index Ends 2-Week Stay Below 80; Lockheed Posts Best Day in 7 Years on Upbeat GuidanceFinancial Report

October 25 Market Close: GovCon Index Ends 2-Week Stay Below 80; Lockheed Posts Best Day in 7 Years on Upbeat Guidance

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed above 80 points Tuesday for the first time in two weeks despite declines in the
October 12 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises on HII,  Honeywell Bounces in Narrow US Trading SessionFinancial Report

October 12 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises on HII, Honeywell Bounces in Narrow US Trading Session

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index held higher Wednesday on gains by Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) as