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Leidos a Sponsor of Marine Corps Marathon in October; Roger Krone Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 5, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) is a presenting sponsor at the upcoming 42nd Marine Corps Marathon in Arlington, Virginia, on Oct. 22 in support of the U.S. Marine Corps‘ community initiatives, GovCon Executive reported Friday. “The Marine Corps Marathon is emblematic of the strength and determination …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: This Week in Contracts

Weekly Roundup August 28 – September 1 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This week we saw a number of contracts awarded across a variety of fields such as medicine, cybersecurity, vehicle improvement and modernization, missiles and more. Let’s take a …

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Leidos to Support Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Under Potential $98M Army Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential five-year, $98 million contract from the U.S. Army to perform scientific and administrative services in support of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs. The company said Thursday it will assist CDMRP leaders and government program managers as well as establish programmatic panels that will advise the government on …

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Leidos to Support Afghan Military Helicopter, Fixed-Wing Aircraft Fleets Under Potential $728M Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential $727.7 million contract from the U.S. Army to support the helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft fleets of Afghanistan’s air force and special mission wing. The Army obligated $126.7 million in fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance funds at the time of award, the Defense Department …

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August 24th Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Up While Major Indices Close Down

In reverse of major US markets, The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed up on the day to 99.847; a gain of 0.060 percent. Advancing and declining shares almost evenly split. The major indices closed down slightly for the second consecutive day. The S&P500 retreated by 0.21 percent to 2,438.97, while DJIA moved down by 0.13 …

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August 23rd Market Close: GovConIndex and Major Indices Reverse Yesterday’s Positive Direction

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) followed markets downward to close off 0.639 percent settling at 99.699. Declining shares considerably outpaced gainers by 5 to 1. The major indices all closed down after significant positive movement yesterday. The S&P500 retreated by 0.35 percent to 2,444.04, while DJIA moved down by 0.40 percent …

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Roger Krone: Leidos Partners With Nonprofits, Gov’t to Drive Community Efforts Amid Opioid Crisis

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 23, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) CEO Roger Krone has said the company is working with nonprofit organizations such as the Chris Atwood Foundation and government units such as the Drug Enforcement Agency in efforts to address the issue of opioid drug abuse, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Krone, an inductee …

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Leidos CEO Roger Krone Backs White House Effort to Halt IP Theft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 22, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) CEO Roger Krone has expressed his support for the administration’s move to grant the U.S. trade representative authority to call for a possible investigation into China’s trade practices and alleged theft of U.S. intellectual property, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. “Safeguarding our intellectual property …

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Leidos’ Roger Krone Relays Concern Over Impact of Senior-Level Vacancies at DoD

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 17, 2017 — Roger Krone, CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, has said at an earnings call that he sees potential delays in contract awards and programs due to the Trump administration’s current pace of hiring for top …

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August 10th Market Close: GovConIndex and Major Indices All Close Down

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) followed the markets downward closing at 100.168 off 0.706 percent. Declining shares outpaced advancers 3 to 1. The major indices responded to heightened geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and North Korea to close down significantly. The S&P500 was off 1.45 percent while DJIA moved downward by 0.93 …

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