Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index gained 0.23% to $152.01 to end the week higher. The broader S&P 500 Index rose 0.41% to settle at 4,604.37 points, its highest close for the year. Both the Dow Jones (+0.36%) and Nasdaq Composite (+0.45%) had six winning weeks, the indexes’ longest run since 2019.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index registered a three-day losing streak after dipping 0.30% to $151.66. All three major indexes fared better, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite gaining 1.37%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.17%) and S&P 500 Index (+0.18%) ticked higher to remain near their highest levels since March 2022.
Executive Mosaic's GovCon Index drooped lower for the second straight day (-0.26%), closing at $152.12. Wall Street turned red, with all three major indexes retreating. Energy stocks retreated mid-week and pulled down the Dow Jones (-0.19%) and S&P 500 (-0.39%). The Nasdaq Composite gave up 83.2 points or 0.58%.
Executive Mosaic's GovCon Index dipped 1.01% to $152.51, ending its four-day winning streak. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.22%) and the S&P 500 lost steam too not the Nasdaq Composite (+0.31%). Despite the lackluster Tuesday, the major indexes remain up for the quarter and the year.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index climbed 1.37% to $148.15 while the Big Three U.S. indexes outperformed to start December. The broad market index S&P 500 and the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.59% and 0.82%, respectively, to close at new highs. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite wasn’t far behind, advancing 0.55%.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index popped 1.1% to close higher at $146.13. The Dow Jones advanced 1.47% to post a new high for 2023, while the S&P 500 rose 0.38%. Both indexes had 8.9% month-to-month gains. The Nasdaq Composite (-0.23%) fell, but still had the best monthly performance.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index drifted lower again to $144.52, extending its losing streak in post-Thanksgiving to four days. Wall Street’s Big Three had mixed results on mid-week. Only the blue-chip Dow Jones (+0.04%) gained, while the S&P 500 (-0.09%) and Nasdaq Composite (-0.16%) ended in the red.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index slipped 0.24% to $144.94 and stayed in red territory, while the top indexes inched higher. The Nasdaq Composite (+0.29%) gained the most, followed by the Dow Jones Industrial (+0.24%) and the S&P 500 (+0.10%). US stocks got a boost from a key Federal Reserve official.
Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index edged lower to $145.29 at the start of the week. Wall Street’s Big Three also cooled off after four winning weeks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.16%), the S&P 500 Index (-0.20%), and the Nasdaq Composite (-0.07%) registered modest losses.