USG - USG Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
43.20
-0.09 (-0.21%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close43.29
Open43.28
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range43.18 - 43.30
52 Week Range25.60 - 43.40
Volume757,961
Avg. Volume1,693,103
Market Cap6.025B
Beta1.09
PE Ratio (TTM)91.33
EPS (TTM)0.47
Earnings DateJul 25, 2018
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2001-02-21
1y Target Est41.79
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  • Business Wire10 days ago

    USG Corporation to Issue Second Quarter 2018 Earnings on July 25

    USG Corporation , an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions, will issue a press release reporting its second quarter 2018 results on Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

  • Business Wire16 days ago

    USG INVESTOR ALERT by The Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of USG Corporation

    Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of USG will receive only $44.00 for each share of USG common stock that they own, consisting of $43.50 per share in cash and a $0.50 per share special dividend paid upon shareholder approval of the transaction. KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company. If you believe that this transaction undervalues the Company and/or if you would like to discuss your legal rights regarding the proposed sale, you may, without obligation or cost to you, e-mail or call KSF Managing Partner Lewis S. Kahn (lewis.kahn@ksfcounsel.com) toll free at any time at 855-768-1857, or visit https://www.ksfcounsel.com/cases/nyse-usg/ to learn more.

  • ACCESSWIRE17 days ago

    Initiating Free Research Reports on Summit Materials and Three Other General Building Materials Equities

    Pre-market, WallStEquities.com reexplores the General Building Materials industry, which comprises companies that manufacture and sell products that are used in industrial and construction processes. Under evaluation are the following equities: Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), Summit Materials Inc. (NYSE: SUM), USG Corp. (NYSE: USG), and Vulcan Materials Co. (NYSE: VMC).

  • Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG)
    Simply Wall St.27 days ago

    Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG)

    In this article I am going to calculate the intrinsic value of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) by taking the foreast future cash flows of the company and discounting them back toRead More...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about USG Corp.
    Markitlast month

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about USG Corp.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces an Investigation of USG Corporation - USG

    BALA CYNWYD, PA / ACCESSWIRE / June 13, 2018 / Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of USG Corporation ("USG" or "the Company") (USG) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of federal and state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Gebr Knauf KG ("Gebr"). Under the terms of the transaction, USG shareholders will receive only $44.00, consisting of $43.50 paid in cash and $0.50 in a special dividend, for each share of USG stock they own. The investigation concerns whether the Board of USG breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders and whether Gebr is underpaying for the Company.

  • Moody'slast month

    Ohio Air Quality Development Authority -- Moody's places USG's ratings under review for downgrade

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") placed USG Corporation's ratings under review for downgrade, including its Ba1 Corporate Family Rating, Ba1-PD Probability of Default Rating, Ba1 ratings assigned to its senior unsecured notes, and Ba2 ratings assigned to its industrial revenue bonds.

  • USG INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of USG Corporation
    PR Newswirelast month

    USG INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of USG Corporation

    NEW ORLEANS , June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale ...

  • The Wall Street Journallast month

    [$$] Building-Materials Firm USG Agrees to Knauf’s $7 Billion Buyout

    USG Corp. agreed to be acquired by Germany’s Gebr. Under the deal announced Monday, Knauf will pay USG shareholders $43.50 a share in cash. The deal was a success for Berkshire, which strayed from its typically passive investment approach and pressed USG to enter negotiations.

  • Business Wirelast month

    USG CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation of Buyout

    Do you own shares of USG Corporation (NYSE: USG)? Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of USG Corporation (“USG” or the “Company”) (NYSE: USG) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by Gebr. Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of USG will receive $44.00 per share, which consists of $43.50 per share in cash payable upon closing of the transaction and a $0.50 per share special dividend that would be paid following shareholder approval of the transaction.

  • USG takes $7 billion offer from Knauf after spurned advances
    Reuterslast month

    USG takes $7 billion offer from Knauf after spurned advances

    Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc had a 31 percent stake in USG and has said previously it would offload its stake. USG opened the door to private talks after weeks of public resistance in early May ahead of its annual shareholder meeting, when proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass Lewis & Co sided with Buffett's push to engineer talks.

  • USG takes $7 billion offer from Knauf after spurned advances
    Reuterslast month

    USG takes $7 billion offer from Knauf after spurned advances

    Sheetrock maker USG Corp accepted a $7 billion cash offer from German construction products maker Gebr Knauf KG on Monday after three months of back-and-forth negotiations that began when longtime USG shareholder Warren Buffett teamed up with the German bidder to sell his stake. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc had a 31 percent stake in USG and has said previously it would offload its stake. USG opened the door to private talks after weeks of public resistance in early May ahead of its annual shareholder meeting, when proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass Lewis & Co sided with Buffett's push to engineer talks.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    ALERT: Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of USG Corporation

    NEW YORK , June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against USG Corporation (NYSE: USG) and its board of directors for breach of fiduciary duty concerning the proposed ...

  • CNBClast month

    Warren Buffett finally gets closure on one of his rare investing mistakes

    Berkshire Hathaway is USG's biggest shareholder, with a 31 percent stake, and said in April it would vote against four director nominees after the company rebuffed an earlier Knauf offer. Buffett has called drywall maker USG a "disappointing" investment because the gypsum business has struggled. Warren Buffett is finally getting closure on a long-held investment he recently called disappointing.

  • TheStreet.comlast month

    Jim Cramer: Knauf-USG Deal Shows the Strength of the U.S. Economy

    Knauf's move to by USG Corporation shows how strong the U.S. economy is, according to TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer.

  • Business Wirelast month

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Regarding Whether the Sale of USG Corporation to Gebr. Knauf KG is Fair to Shareholders

    To: All Persons or Entities who purchased USG Corporation (“USG” or the “Company”) (USG) stock prior to June 11, 2018. You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of USG to Gebr. Under the terms of the transaction, USG shareholders will receive $44 per share, consisting of $43.50 per share in cash and a $0.50 per share special dividend paid upon shareholder approval of the transaction.

  • Knauf to acquire USG in $7 billion deal
    American City Business Journalslast month

    Knauf to acquire USG in $7 billion deal

    USG stock ran up 3.6 percent in pre-market trading on Monday after the announcement of the purchase.

  • Associated Presslast month

    Knauf buying building products maker USG in about $7B deal

    German building materials maker Knauf is buying American building products maker USG in an approximately $7 billion deal. Gebr. Knauf KG will pay $44 per USG share. That includes $43.50 per share in cash ...

  • Buffett to Exit Sheetrock Maker USG in $7 Billion Knauf Takeover
    Bloomberglast month

    Buffett to Exit Sheetrock Maker USG in $7 Billion Knauf Takeover

    USG Corp. agreed to a $7 billion acquisition by Germany’s Knauf KG, a deal championed by Warren Buffett as a way to exit an 18-year investment that suffered through bankruptcy and a bailout. The Sheetrock maker accepted an offer of $44 a share, which was sweetened from $42 after Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. threw its weight behind Knauf’s bid. The purchase represents a 31 percent premium to USG’s stock price in March, when Knauf’s overture was revealed publicly, the companies said in a statement Monday.

  • MarketWatchlast month

    USG's stock rallies after buyout deal valued at $7 billion

    USG Corp.'s stock ran up 3.6% in premarket trade Monday, after the building products company said it agreed to be acquired by Germany-based Gebr. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. , which owns a 31% stake in USG, has agreed to vote its shares in favor of the deal, which is expected to close in early 2019.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Knauf and USG Agree to Transaction at $44 Per Share in Cash

    Knauf KG (“Knauf”) and USG Corporation (USG) (“USG”) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Knauf will acquire all of the outstanding shares of USG in a transaction valued at approximately $7.0 billion. Under the terms of the agreement, USG shareholders will receive $44.00 per share, which consists of $43.50 per share in cash payable upon closing of the transaction and a $0.50 per share special dividend that would be paid following shareholder approval of the transaction. The transaction was unanimously approved by USG’s Board of Directors.

  • Business Wirelast month

    USG Corporation CEO to Address Sustainable Building Trends at the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities

    Jennifer Scanlon, President and Chief Executive Officer of USG Corporation (USG), an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions, will participate in a panel discussion titled “The Quest for Carbon Neutrality,” at the 2018 Chicago Forum on Global Cities on June 8, 2018. The panel will explore how global cities can achieve their aspirational carbon and waste reduction goals.

  • ACCESSWIRE2 months ago

    Free Technical Insights on Owens Corning and Three Other General Building Materials Stocks

    Stock Research Monitor: SUM, USG, and VMC LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 5, 2018 / If you want a free Stock Review on OC sign up now at www.wallstequities.com/registration . On Monday, benchmark US indices ...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about USG Corp.
    Markit2 months ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about USG Corp.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.