As of May 3, 2018 Usg Corporation (NYSE:USG) Shorts Reduced By 19.17%

May 3, 2018 - By Gregory Tomko

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During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment decreased to 0.88. That’s change of 0.18, from 2017Q3’s 1.06. 19 investors sold all, 81 reduced holdings as USG Corporation ratio dropped. 50 increased holdings while 38 funds took holdings. Funds hold 113.11 million shares thus 5.42% less from 2017Q3’s 119.59 million shares.
Sasco Ct accumulated 1.87 million shs or 2.64% of the stock. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys reported 122,888 shs. Greylin Mangement Inc accumulated 855,730 shs. Trexquant Invest L P invested 0.03% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) owns 5,351 shs or 0% of their US capital. Earnest Partners Limited Company owns 50 shs. Citigroup Incorporated accumulated 44,487 shs. Crow Point Ptnrs Limited Liability Com holds 2,191 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Northern Corp owns 439,321 shs. 544,791 were reported by Alyeska Investment Gru Limited Partnership. Rothschild Investment Il stated it has 0.14% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Wells Fargo Company Mn holds 3.08M shs or 0.03% of its capital. Stifel Fincl Corporation owns 79,637 shs or 0.01% of their US capital. Price T Rowe Incorporated Md reported 0% of its capital in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). 16,500 were accumulated by Weik Capital Management.

Usg Corporation (NYSE:USG) reported a decrease of 19.17% in shares shorted. In May was issued USG’s total 7.18 million shares shorted by FINRA. That’s 19.17% down from 8.88 million shares. 3 days will cost USG with 2.77M average volume to recover its former position. Usg Corporation float short is 8.75%.

USG hit $41.55 during the last trading session after $0.45 change.USG Corporation has volume of 1.45 million shares. Since May 3, 2017 USG has risen 19.90% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 8.35%.

USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, makes and sells building materials worldwide.The firm is worth $5.80 billion. The company??s Gypsum segment makes and markets gypsum and related products to construct walls, ceilings, roofs, and floors of residential, commercial, and institutional buildings, as well as for various industrial applications.69.37 is the P/E ratio. This segment offers gypsum panels, as well as joint compounds, corner beads, joint tapes, and plasters for wallboard joints finishing under the Sheetrock brand; cement board under the Durock brand; backerboard that includes abuse-resistant interior wall panels, tile backer boards, and flooring underlayments under the Fiberock brand; poured gypsum flooring systems under the Levelrock brand; roof boards under the Securock brand; and air-water barrier system and industrial gypsum under the ExoAir 430 brand.

USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) Ratings Coverage

A total of 14 analysts rate USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) as follows: 4 “Buy”, 10 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 29% are bullish. (NYSE:USG) has 24 ratings reports on May 3, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Friday, January 5 the firm earned “Buy” rating by Barclays Capital. The stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Thursday, February 1. In Tuesday, February 6 report Stephens maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. In Friday, February 2 report Nomura maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating. On Friday, January 5 the rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight”. On Tuesday, April 10 the firm earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies. The company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, March 8. On Friday, April 27 the company was upgraded by Credit Suisse. On Wednesday, November 15 the firm has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research given. On Friday, February 2 the stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital.

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