USG Corporation (USG) traded with a cut of -0.53 points or -1.73% at $30.06 per share. As per the last available information, the stock aggregated $4.71 million in upticks and $3.29 million in downticks, keeping the net money flow capped at $1.41 million. The up/down ratio was found to be 1.43. For the week, the shares has seen a change of 0.47% in the share price.A block trade of $1.42 million in upticks and $0 million in downticks also took place during the day. The up/down ratio for the block stood at 0. The net money flow for this transaction was $1.42 million.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
Shares of USG Corporation rose by 1.7% in the last five trading days and 7.41% for the last 4 weeks. USG Corporation is up 23.19% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.41%. USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) rose 1.41% or 0.43 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $30.14 the stock was seen hitting $31.2 as a peak level and $29.39 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $31.02. The daily volume was measured at 4,887,569 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $32.26 and the 52-week low is $16.88. The company has a market cap of $4,531 million.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 9, 2016, Dominic A Dannessa (Executive Vice President) sold 1,400 shares at 30.62 per share price.On Dec 6, 2016, Gregory D. Salah (Senior Vice President) sold 2,860 shares at 29.60 per share price.On Dec 6, 2016, Matthew F Hilzinger (Executive Vice President) sold 40,000 shares at 30.00 per share price.
USG Corporation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 1, 2017. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07. Analyst had a consensus of $0.37. The company had revenue of $734.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $727.30 million. The companys revenue was up 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.42 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.USG Corporation was Initiated by Barclays on Jan 6, 2017 to Underweight, Price Target of the shares are set at $29.USG Corporation was Resumed by Goldman to Sell on Nov 22, 2016.
USG Corp., through its subsidiaries, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of building materials producing a wide range of products for use in new residential, new nonresidential and repair and remodel construction, as well as products used in certain industrial processes. USGs operations are organized into three operating segments: North American Gypsum, Worldwide Ceilings and Building Products Distribution.