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USG Corporation (USG) Looks Good: Stock Adds 6.3% in Session

USG Corporation USG was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company—as the stock is now up 18.5% in the past one-month time frame.

The company has seen six negative estimate revisions in the past few months, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current quarter has also moved lower over the past few months, suggesting there may be trouble down the road. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward, to see if this recent move higher can last.

USG Corporation currently has a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) while its Earnings ESP is negative.  

A better-ranked stock in the Building Products – Miscellaneous industry is Owens Corning Inc OC, which currently carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.

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