USG Corp. (USG) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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USG Corp. (USG) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 3.07% to a closing price of $23.69. The stock saw 3.64 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 19,802 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.94 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

USG Corp. has a P/B ratio of 6.69. It also has a P/E ratio of 27.9. The stock has traded between $32.88 and $22.75 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $24.39, and its 200-day SMA $27.23.

USG Corp through its subsidiaries is engaged in manufacturing and distribution of building materials. Its products are used in new residential, new nonresidential and residential and nonresidential repair & remodel construction.

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, USG Corp. has 8,900 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO James S. Metcalf.

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