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  1. Weather the Big Driver to a Much Improved 1Q for USG , but Underlying Fundamentals Are Improving


    Thu, 23 Apr 2015

    a break from recent trends, USG reported good first quarter results ..... margin premium product, and the USG /Boral joint venture appears ..... were encouraged to learn that USG will be selling its struggling ..... business (GTL) this month. USG will receive net cash proceeds ..... originally used to transport gypsum up and down the eastern seaboard

  2. Disappointing Year in USG ’s Rear-View Window; 2015 Should Be Much Better


    Thu, 5 Feb 2015

    USG reported another messy quarter ..... with signs of acceleration in USG 's key residential and nonresidential ..... 2014 and $20 million in 2013. USG is looking at selling its two ..... once were used to transport USG gypsum up and down the eastern U

  3. Weak Macro Pressures USG ’s 3Q Volumes, but Ceiling Margins and Boral JV Impress


    Fri, 24 Oct 2014

    USG again reported generally lackluster ..... results were disappointing in the gypsum and distribution segments. Wallboard ..... were disappointed to hear that USG will no longer be providing wallboard ..... Boral JV had strong quarters. USG posted record quarterly ceiling

  4. Boral's Cost-Out Program Drives Earnings Growth; We Raise Our Fair Value Estimate


    Tue, 26 Aug 2014

    difference was attributable to a lower-than-expected depreciation charge (as a result of the formation of the Boral- USG Gypsum joint venture) and a sharp improvement in Boral USA earnings (positive for the first time in six years). Reported

  5. Australia's Boral shares surge after annnouncing plasterboard JV


    Wed, 16 Oct 2013

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Shares in Australian building materials maker Boral jumped as much as 8 percent on Thursday after it announced a $1.6 billion plasterboard joint venture with its U.S. peer USG Corp ...

  6. Housing Boosts Many Stocks


    Mon, 19 Aug 2013

    shingles from Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN) and decking from Trex Co. Inc. (TREX). Drywalls may come from USG Corp . ( USG ), flooring from Mohawk Industries (MHK), the piping from Watts Water Technologies Inc. (WTS) and the paint

  7. USG shares jump on good start to year


    Wed, 21 Mar 2012

    (Reuters) - Shares of USG Corp jumped 13 percent on Wednesday, after the company reported better results for January and February on increases in average gypsum wallboard price in the United States...

  8. USG's 4Q Loss Narrows Further; Raising Our Fair Value Estimate


    Tue, 7 Feb 2012

    USG USG reported fourth-quarter ..... period ended Dec. 31, 2011, USG posted top-line sales of ..... share of $0.95. Although USG 's fourth-quarter results ..... remains the top priority for USG , ahead of volume improvements ..... represent the lion's share of the gypsum business over the long run

  9. USG' Third Quarter Loss Widens With Higher Sales


    Fri, 21 Oct 2011

    On Thursday, USG Corp USG reported third-quarter results ..... period ended Sept. 30, 2011, USG posted top-line revenue ..... respectively. As a result, USG generated a net loss per share ..... related to the closure of a gypsum quarry and ship loading facility

  10. We Are Lowering USG's Credit Rating Two Notches Amid Weak Construction Activity, Liquidity Concerns


    Thu, 13 Oct 2011

    lowering our credit rating on USG by two notches to CCC. Our ..... and high financial leverage. USG 's Business Risk rating reflects the severe cyclicality of the gypsum wallboard industry, partially ..... nonresidential construction markets. USG 's liquidity remains adequate ..... continues to burn through cash. USG already has cut capital spending

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