USG Corporation (USG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on USG Corporation (USG), hence the stock is down -1.83% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.27% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -1.96% and the stock has fallen -1.78% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.59% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.95%.The 200 Day SMA reached 10.1%. USG Corporation has dropped 2.34% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.46%.
USG Corporation (NYSE:USG): After opening at $27.59, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $27.35 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $28.11 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $27.56 for the day, a gain of 0.25% for the day session. The total traded volume was 1,909,994. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $27.49.
USG Corporation (USG), through its subsidiaries, is a manufacturer and distributor of building materials. The Company produces a range of products for use in new residential, new nonresidential, and residential and nonresidential repair and remodel construction, as well as products used in industrial processes. The Company operates in four segments: Gypsum, Ceilings, Distribution and USG Boral Building Products (UBBP). The Gypsum segment manufactures gypsum wallboard; the Ceilings segment manufactures and markets interior systems products; the Distribution segment consists of L&W Supply, a distributor of gypsum wallboard and other building materials, and the Companys UBBP segment manufactures, distributes and sells building products, mines raw gypsum and sells natural and synthetic gypsum. The Companys brands include DUROCK, FIBEROCK, LEVELROCK, RED TOP, IMPERIAL, DIAMOND, SUPREMO, RADAR, ECLIPSE, MARS, USG Boral Sheetrock and USG Boral NextGen, among others.