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StockCall Scrutinizes Masco, Fastenal, USG Corp., and Headwaters



       StockCall Scrutinizes Masco, Fastenal, USG Corp., and Headwaters

PR Newswire

LONDON, March 4, 2013

LONDON, March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Building materials companies benefited from an improved construction activity
in 2012. The trend is expected to continue in 2013, with construction spending
continuing to show signs of improvement. Construction activity is also
expected to pick up in China where the economy is once again picking up pace.
Europe remains a worry, though, for building materials companies such as Masco
Corporation (NYSE: MAS), Fastenal Company (NASDAQ: FAST), USG Corporation
(NYSE: USG) and Headwaters Inc. (NYSE: HW). On Friday, building materials
stocks finished on a mixed note even as the broad market gained. StockCall
reviewed the solar industry and chose MAS FAST USG and HW for its technical
coverage. These free reports can be seen for free at

http://www.stockcall.com/signup

Shares of Masco Corporation ended marginally lower in Friday's trading
session. The stock closed 0.21% lower at $19.22 on volume of 4.11 million. For
the week, the stock rose nearly 1.60%. The company's shares have had an
excellent run this year, gaining more than 15%, compared to a gain of over 6%
for the S&P 500. Masco's shares are currently facing resistance at around
$19.50. The stock has support at $18.50. Shares are currently trading above
their 50-day and 200-day moving averages, which is a bullish signal. Download
the free research on MAS by signing up now at

http://www.StockCall.com/MAS030413.pdf

Shares of Fastenal Company edged higher in Friday's trading session. The stock
closed 0.21% higher at $51.74 on volume of 1.73 million. Fastenal's shares
rose to an intra-day high of $52.14 on Friday before paring some of the gains.
The stock has been facing resistance at around $52.50 at the moment. It has
support at $51. The MACD chart for Fastenal is currently giving bearish
signals. Year-to-date, the company shares have gained nearly 11%,
outperforming the S&P 500. Register for today's free analysis on FAST at

http://www.StockCall.com/FAST030413.pdf

Shares of USG Corp. fell in Friday's trading session; however, the losses were
limited. The stock closed 0.43% lower at $28.10 on volume of 1.11 million. For
the week, USG's shares gained more than 1%, compared to a gain of 0.17% for
the S&P 500. The stock, however, has underperformed the S&P 500 this year.
Year-to-date, the stock has gained 0.11%, compared to a gain of 6.45% for the
S&P 500. The company's shares are currently trading below their 50-day and
200-day moving averages, which is a bearish signal. The bearish trend is
further confirmed by the MACD chart. The stock's MACD is currently trading
below the signal line and the zero-line. A free report on USG can be accessed
by registering at

http://www.StockCall.com/USG030413.pdf

Shares of Headwaters Inc. edged higher in Friday's trading session, extending
its gains for the week. The stock closed 0.85% higher at $9.49 in the last
session of the previous week, with volume at around half of the daily average
of 1.30 million. For the whole of last week, Headwaters Inc. shares gained
nearly 3%, outperforming the broad market. The stock has outperformed the
broad market for the year as well, gaining nearly 11%. Headwaters Inc. shares
are currently facing resistance at around $9.75. The stock has support at
$9.25. It is currently trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages,
which is a bullish signal. Register with StockCall and download the research
on HW for free at

http://www.StockCall.com/HW030413.pdf

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