Contractors Stuck in Bottleneck Created by U.S. Shutdown

Contractors Stuck in Bottleneck Created by U.S. Shutdown

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Lockheed Martin Corp., the biggest U.S. contractor with $36.9 billion in awards in fiscal 2012, has fallen 5.6 percent to $122.03 from Sept. 27 through yesterday, compared with a 2.1 percent decline in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.