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Last $26.70 USD
Change Today +0.29 / 1.10%
Volume 1.3M
USG On Other Exchanges
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Exchange
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As of 8:04 PM 03/31/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

usg corp (USG) Snapshot

Open
$26.26
Previous Close
$26.41
Day High
$26.88
Day Low
$26.21
52 Week High
04/1/14 - $33.58
52 Week Low
10/13/14 - $24.53
Market Cap
3.9B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.5M
EPS TTM
$0.87
Shares Outstanding
144.8M
EX-Date
05/9/01
P/E TM
30.6x
Dividend
--
Dividend Yield
--
Current Stock Chart for USG CORP (USG)

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usg corp (USG) Details

USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a manufacturer and distributor of building materials worldwide. Its Gypsum segment provides gypsum and related products that are used to construct walls, ceilings, roofs, and floors of residential, commercial, and institutional buildings, as well as in various industrial applications. It provides gypsum panels; and a line of joint compounds, corner beads, and tape that are used for finishing wallboard joints under SHEETROCK brand. This segment also offers cement board and accessories under DUROCK brand; gypsum-fiber panels under FIBEROCK brand; various gypsum panels under SECUROCK brand; and poured gypsum underlayments under LEVELROCK brand. In addition, this segment provides construction plaster products under RED TOP, IMPERIAL, DIAMOND, and SUPREMO brands; and gypsum-based products for agricultural and industrial customers for use in various applications, including soil conditioning, road repair, fireproofing, and ceramics. The company’s Ceilings segment offers ceiling tiles under RADAR, ECLIPSE, MARS, and HALCYON brands; and ceiling grids under DONN, DX, FINELINE, CENTRICITEE, DXI IDENTITEE, CURVATURA, and COMPASSO brands. Its Distribution segment operates as distributor of gypsum wallboard and other building materials; and products of other manufacturers, including drywall metal, insulation, roofing, fasteners, and exterior insulation finishing systems. The company’s USG Boral Building Products segment manufactures, distributes, and sells various building products; mines raw gypsum; and sells natural and synthetic gypsum. It offers its products under the USG Boral Sheetrock, USG Boral NextGen, Elephant, Jayaboard, Durock, and Donn DX brands. The company also distributes its products through building materials dealers, home improvement centers and other retailers, specialty wallboard distributors, and contractors. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

8,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/12/15
Founded in 1901

usg corp (USG) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $925.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $538.1K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $462.9K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $457.8K
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $347.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

usg corp (USG) Key Developments

USG Corporation Presents at Macquarie "What's Next for Non-Res?" Conference 2015, Mar-10-2015

USG Corporation Presents at Macquarie "What's Next for Non-Res?" Conference 2015, Mar-10-2015 . Venue: Macquarie New York Office, New York, New York, United States.

USG Corporation Closes Tender Offer for 8.375% Senior Notes Due 2018 and Closes Private Offering of USD 350 Million Senior Notes Due 2025

USG Corporation announced that it settled its cash tender offer for any and all of its outstanding 8.375% senior notes due 2018 and private offering of USD 350 million aggregate principal amount of its 5.50% senior notes due 2025 (new notes). The tender offer expired at 17:00 New York City time on 23 February 2015 (the expiry time) and at that time, valid tenders had been received for about USD 126 million of the USD 350 million aggregate principal amount of the outstanding 2018 notes. Further, the company said that it accepted all validly tendered 2018 notes for payment before the expiry time on 24 February 2015 and the holders received the purchase price of USD 1,046.38 for each USD 1,000 principal amount of 2018 notes tendered, plus accrued and unpaid interest to, but not including, the date thereof. As per the 2018 notes' indenture, the company has issued an irrevocable notice of redemption for all outstanding 2018 notes, not tendered in the tender offer and the redemption date of those is 26 March 2015. Additionally, the company disclosed the closure of its private offering of its new notes on 24 February 2015, which will mature on 1 March 2025. A part of the net proceeds from the offering of new notes was used by the company to buy all 2018 notes validly tendered in the tender offer and to pay related costs and expenses and the remaining proceeds combined with cash on hand, will be used for the redemption of all remaining outstanding 2018 notes.

USG Corporation Presents at Barclays Select Series: Building and Building Products Symposium, Feb-26-2015

USG Corporation Presents at Barclays Select Series: Building and Building Products Symposium, Feb-26-2015 . Venue: Barclays, 745 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019, United States.

 

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