Usg Corporation (NYSE:USG) Sellers Declined By 9.35% Their Shorts

June 27, 2018 - By Ronnie Lemelle

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During 2018 Q1 the big money sentiment is 0.88. That’s change of 2017Q4’s as. 28 investors sold all, 81 reduced holdings as USG Corporation ratio is without change. 56 rose holdings while only 40 funds acquired holdings. Funds hold 112.04 million shares thus 0.95% less from 2017Q4’s 113.11 million shares.
Smithfield Trust Com holds 0.08% of its capital in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) for 16,570 shs. Cap Ltd Limited Company reported 1,716 shs. Moreover, Goldman Sachs Grp has 0% invested in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) for 423,977 shs. 53,623 were accumulated by Federated Pa. 8,184 are owned by First Republic Investment Mgmt. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Co holds 0.12% or 51,997 shs in its capital. Mesirow Investment Mgmt holds 0.1% or 24,850 shs in its capital. Great West Life Assurance Company Can stated it has 0% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Envestnet Asset Management has 6,808 shs. Moors Cabot reported 34,828 shs stake. California Employees Retirement Sys holds 0.01% or 204,277 shs in its capital. Advsrs Mgmt Lc owns 143,992 shs. Principal Fincl stated it has 10,896 shs. Intll Grp reported 0% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Peak6 Investments Limited Partnership invested 0.04% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG).

USG Corporation had 1 insider sale and 0 insider purchases since June 1, 2018. This’s net activity of $620,252.

Usg Corporation (NYSE:USG) recorded a decrease of 9.35% in short interest. It was published in June by FINRA the 5.68M short interest on USG. Previously was reported down change of 9.35% from 6.27 million shares. Previous USG’s position will need 6 days to restore. It has 1.00M average volume. Usg Corporation’s short interest float is 6.93%.

The stock increased 0.16% or $0.07 during the last trading session, hitting $43.25.USG Corporation has volume of 220,883 shares. Since June 27, 2017 USG has risen 45.47% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 32.90%.

USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, makes and sells building materials worldwide.The company has $6.03 billion market cap. 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.91.44 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

In total 13 analysts cover USG (NYSE:USG). “Buy” rating has 2, “Sell” are 0, while 11 are “Hold”. (NYSE:USG) has 15% bullish analysts. 27 are the (NYSE:USG)’s ratings reports on Jun 27, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Thursday, March 8 the firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given. On Wednesday, April 25 the firm earned “Sell” rating by Credit Suisse. On Friday, February 2 the stock has “Neutral” rating by Nomura. On Monday, April 23 the rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. In Tuesday, January 23 report Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, January 25 the stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup. On Friday, January 5 the firm earned “Buy” rating by J.P. Morgan. On Thursday, February 1 Robert W. Baird maintained USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) with “Buy” rating. On Friday, January 5 the stock has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird. On Wednesday, June 13 the stock of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) earned “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research.

More recent USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) news were posted by Bizjournals.com, Digitaljournal.com and Seekingalpha.com. The first one has “Knauf to acquire USG in $7 billion deal” as a title and was posted on June 11, 2018. The next is “NYSE:USG Investor Alert: Investigation of Takeover of USG Corporation” on June 18, 2018. And last was posted on June 12, 2018, called “Warren Buffett’s Happy. And You Should Be Too”.

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