Stock Price of Masco Corporation (MAS) Increases 1.56%

Masco Corporations in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 3.97% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -4.17% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 30.71% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Masco Corporation has a positive value of 0.54 compared to overall market. Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) has climbed 1.56% in the past week and advanced 5.3% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.75% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.42% for the last 4 weeks period.

Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $33.15 and hit $33.99 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $33.75, with a gain of 2.09% or 0.69 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,714,585 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $37.375 and the company has a market cap of $11,080 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $24.62 .

Masco Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 9, 2017. The company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.34. The company had revenue of $1759.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1752.44 million. The companys revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.29 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Masco Corp was Initiated by Barclays on Jan 6, 2017 to Overweight, Price Target of the shares are set at $37.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 8, 2016, Lisa A Payne (director) sold 5,657 shares at 30.11 per share price.On Aug 10, 2016, Richard A Manoogian (director) sold 35,244 shares at 36.30 per share price.On Jul 29, 2016, Christopher K. Kastner (VP – Masco Operating Sys.) sold 4,085 shares at 36.53 per share price.

Masco Corporation is the countrys leading manufacturer of home improvement and building products that bring the highest quality and value to your home and family. Although Masco may not yet be a household word, you probably recognize some of our family members. Currently, we have over 30 quality building products manufacturers in our family.


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