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Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS), USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), Martin Marietta Inc. (NYSE: MLM), and Armstrong World Industries Inc. (NYSE: AWI). Free research report on Masco can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=MAS On Thursday, July 16, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,163.18, up 1.26%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.39%, to finish the day at 18,120.25, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,124.29, up 0.80%. The gains were broad based as eight out of nine sectors ended the session in positive. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.
On Thursday, shares in Masco Corp. ended the session 0.56% lower at $23.27. The stock reported a trading volume of 5.57 million shares, above its three months average volume of 4.11 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 9.86. Although Masco Corp.'s shares have declined 2.90% in the last one month, it has advanced 2.76% in the previous three months and 6.25% on YTD basis. The company is trading 4.79% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Masco Corp. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 43.90. Sign up and read the free notes on MAS at:
USG Corp.'s stock edged 0.72% higher, to close the day at $26.69. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.23 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.73 million shares. Over the last one month and since the start of this year, USG Corp.'s shares have fallen by 0.41% and 4.64%, respectively. However, the stock has advanced 2.65% in the previous three months. The company's shares are trading 3.78% below their 50-day moving average and 3.67% below their 200-day moving average. Additionally, USG Corp. traded at a PE ratio of 242.64 and has an RSI of 40.40. The complimentary notes on USG can be downloaded in PDF format at:
On Thursday, shares in Owens Corning recorded a trading volume of 2.64 million shares, higher than their three months average volume of 1.70 million shares. The stock ended the day 3.04% higher at $42.76. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 40.72. Owens Corning's stock has gained 4.70% in the last one month, 1.26% in the previous three months and 19.92% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 4.77% and 12.87%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Owens Corning have an RSI of 60.57. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on OC at:
Martin Marietta Inc.'s stock gained 1.88%, to close Thursday's session at $153.79. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.57 million shares, below its three months average volume of 0.84 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Martin Marietta Inc.'s shares have advanced 5.51% and 8.58%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has gained 40.16% since the start of this year. The company is trading 3.17% and 17.32% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, Martin Marietta Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 53.03 and has an RSI of 62.31. The complete research on MLM is available for free at:
Armstrong World Industries Inc.'s stock finished Thursday's session 0.06% higher at $54.27. A total of 0.25 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 0.55 million shares. Over the last one month and since the beginning of 2015, Armstrong World Industries Inc.'s shares have gained 0.82% and 6.16%, respectively. However, the stock has lost 3.26% in the previous three months. The company's shares are trading above their 200-day moving average by 2.35%. Armstrong World Industries Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 33.92 and has an RSI of 47.13. Free in-depth research on AWI is available at:
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