Hot Stock Overview: USG Corporation (USG)

The firm has “Buy” rating given on Saturday, August 29 by Zacks. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500.

With 2.07 million avg volume, 7 days are for Usg Corporation (NYSE:USG)’s short sellers to cover USG’s short positions. USG Corporation has $36 highest and $24 lowest target. The firm’s price-to-sales ratio was noted 0.00 in contrast with an overall industry average of 125.15. USG Corporation had 44 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BidaskClub upgraded USG Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 6th. The rating was initiated by Bank of America on Friday, September 23 with “Buy”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) on Thursday, July 13 with “Hold” rating.

USG Corporation (USG) stock is interesting player of Wall Street Market in Monday trading session.

The Stock had a 2.75 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.42 and 2.42 respectively. Wedbush has “Neutral” rating and $30 target. That puts the market capitalization at $3.95 bln. The stock of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) earned “Buy” rating by Northcoast on Wednesday, November 18.

Usg Corp (NYSE:USG) institutional sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.19, from 0.81 in 2016Q3. The company holds 141.69 million outstanding shares and 131.12 million shares are floating in market. 16 funds opened positions while 39 raised stakes. Volume on the day was 4.08 million shares. The Maryland-based Calvert Inv Management Incorporated has invested 0.01% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Ww Invsts has 689,912 shares. Citadel Advsr Ltd Co invested in 0% or 121,278 shares. However yesterday the stock remained in between $27.24 and $28.29. 134,800 were accumulated by Hutchin Hill L P. 6.66M are held by London Comm Of Virginia.

USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The SEC filing shows that Scanlon Jennifer F. performed a purchase of 1,500 shares. Victory Capital Mngmt owns 1.37M shares or 0.1% of their U.S. portfolio. Spark Investment Mngmt Ltd Co invested 0.7% in MacroGenics Inc (NASDAQ:MGNX). Credit Suisse Ag stated it has 0% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). The number of shares now owned by investors are 41.98 mln. Clinton Group Inc. now owns 32,571 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $1,036,000 after buying an additional 7,324 shares during the period.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on USG Corporation Earnings, with 21 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.5. It has underperformed by 16.53% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $4.05B company.

This number lands on a scale from 1 to 5. Jeanette A. Press, VP let go of $89,105 worth of shares at an average price of $28.55 on Wednesday the 7th. Barclays PLC raised USG Corporation from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and reduced their target price for the company from $28.00 to $26.00 in a research note on Sunday, July 30th.

USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is a maker and distributor of building materials.

USG Corporation (USG) has the market capitalization of $4.02 Billion. The Company’s divisions include Gypsum, Ceilings and USG Boral Building Products. It has a 24.1 P/E ratio. It produces a range of products for use in new residential, new nonresidential, and residential and nonresidential fix and remodel construction, as well as products used in certain industrial processes. Following the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 82,902 shares in the company, valued at $2,436,489.78.

When the trading finished on 08/29/2017, shares of The TJX Companies, Inc. Moreover, Novare Capital Management Llc has 0.48% invested in the company for 18,005 shares. The Texas-based Fruth Investment Management has invested 0.16% in the stock.

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