OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Gara report: Business gains
WASHINGTON - Security consulting firm The OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Gara Co. released a report noting that forward-looking companies will find new business opportunities in the Homeland Security market, with federal spending in the private sector market expected to grow to $7.2 billion in 2004 from $6.1 billion in 2003.
The report, Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Homeland Security Market: Corporate and Investment Strategies for the Domestic War on Terrorism,Ã¢â‚¬Â examines the key policy factors that affect the homeland security market. It is designed to help corporate officers and investors sort through information about the homeland security market and develop a strategy for the market.
Included in the report is a stock tracking index for homeland security. The OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Gara Homeland Security 30 Index includes mid-cap companies such as Kroll, The Brinks Co., Armor Holdings, Viisage and Zebra Technologies, and tracks their evolution in this market over the past two years.