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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 recent Federal Reserve meeting minutes indicated a desire among many policymakers to raise interest rates “fairly soon.” GovCon Index advancers slightly edged decliners 16-14 as seven of its 11 S&P 500 components closed green with Huntington …

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Weekly Roundup February 13 – February 17 2017: Our 4 Four-Time Wash100 Selections & more

Weekly Roundup February 13 – February 17 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson As part of the continuing rollout of our 2017 Wash100 class, this week we want to highlight a select group of executives who continually shape the government contracting …

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BorgWarner Appoints Leidos CEO Roger Krone to Board of Directors

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 13, 2017 — BorgWarner has appointed Roger Krone, CEO and chairman of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), as a member of the Michigan-based motor vehicle parts supplier’s board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. “Krone possesses nearly four decades of business experience in technology, acquisitions, program management and finance,” Alexis …

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Weekly Roundup February 6 – February 10 2017: How to ‘Like’ This Year’s Wash100 Class & more

Weekly Roundup February 6 – February 10 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson We are two weeks into the rollout of Executive Mosaic’s fourth annual Wash100 class of inductees and this year’s edition has been our highest-profile yet with increased reader …

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Leidos Employees to be Recognized at 31st Annual BEYA STEM Conference; Roger Krone Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2017 — Eight Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) employees will receive recognition for their contributions to the company and the community at the three-day Black Engineer of the Year Awards science, technology, engineering and math event, GovCon Executive said Tuesday. Leidos Chairman and CEO Roger Krone will present the Modern-Day Technology …

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Leidos to Help DTRA Counter Biological Threats Under Potential $170M Award; Tim Reardon Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a potential five-year, $170 million contract to help the Defense Threat Reduction Agency conduct outreach, research and training efforts as part of DTRA’s cooperative biological engagement and threat reduction programs. The company said Wednesday it will support both programs through the Scientific & Technical Engagement Partnership and collaborate with other companies, …

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February 6 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches Green on Aerospace Prime Boosts, US Stocks Lower

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index notched a small advance Monday on help from large aerospace-and-defense primes as U.S. stocks held lower without a major event as a driver of trading activity in equity markets. GovCon Index gainers and decliners split even at 15-each but eight of its 11 S&P 500 components gained with seven of …

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February 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Held Green by CACI & Harris Earnings Beats, US Stocks Unchanged

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed higher Thursday on strong performances by CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) after both contractors reported quarterly earnings above Wall Street’s expectations. U.S. stocks in contrast ended mostly flat as investors waited Friday’s job report and weighed President Donald Trump’s comments to lawmakers …

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January 31 Market Close: GovCon Index Flat to Record Monthly Loss, Aerospace Primes Lead Declines

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed flat Tuesday with large prime aerospace contractors the main laggards and services companies the predominant gainers as U.S. stocks also fell on continued investor uncertainty over White House policies. GovCon Index decliners outnumbered gainers 18-12 as three of its 11 S&P 500 components advanced with co-listed McKesson Corp. (NYSE: …

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Leidos to Support DTRA Anti-Biological Weapons Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 31, 2017 — The Defense Threat Reduction Agency has awarded Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) a $35.9 million contract to support an initiative that aims to prevent the development of new biological weapons, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Leidos will provide technical and scientific services to support various projects under the Cooperative Biological …

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