Masco Corporation (MAS) : The consensus on Masco Corporation (MAS) based on 13 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 1.77, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 2 which endorses a Buy on the stock. However, 7 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 2 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 4 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Masco Corporation (MAS) : The most positive equity analysts on Masco Corporation (MAS) expects the shares to touch $42, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $29 in the short term. The company is covered by 11 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $37.73 with an expected fluctuation of $4.5 from the mean.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS): The stock opened at $36.31 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $36.51 for the day. The stock traded down to $36.08 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $36.18 with a loss of -0.30% for the day. The stock had closed at $36.29 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,932,754 shares.
In a related news, Kastner Christopher K., officer (VP – Masco Operating Sys.) of Masco Corp /De/, unloaded 4,085 shares at an average price of $36.53 on July 29, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $149,225, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Masco Corporation manufactures, distributes and installs home improvement and building products. The Companys segments include Cabinets and Related Products, Plumbing Products, Installation and Other Services, Decorative Architectural Products and Other Specialty Products. Its Cabinets and Related Products includes assembled kitchen and bath cabinets, and home office workstations, entertainment centers, storage products; bookcases, and kitchen utility products. Its Plumbing Products include faucets, plumbing fittings and valves, showerheads and hand showers, bathtubs and shower enclosures, toilets and spas. The Installation and Other Services includes the sale, installation and distribution of insulation and other building products. Its Decorative Architectural Products include paints and stains, and cabinet, door, window and other hardware. Its Other Specialty Products include windows, window frame components and patio doors, staple gun tackers, staples and other fastening tools.