USG ’s building products are largely commoditized ..... difficult over a full market cycle. L&W, USG ’s building products distribution business ..... difficult business to manage through a cycle. USG should have strong cyclical tailwinds given
USG reported a disappointing second quarter, challenged ..... fair value estimate by $1 to $31 per share. USG didn't get the second-quarter demand rebound ..... company-specific, so we continue to believe USG is set up well for good earnings growth with
USG (NYSE: USG ): Q2 EPS of $0.33 misses by $0.10 . Revenue of $948M (+3.5% Y/Y) misses by $52M . Press Release Post your comment!
growth region through the joint venture with USG Limited.The US has been disappointing ..... earnings upside. The joint venture with USG Limited has improved the financial health ..... Diversification extends with the formation of the USG /Boral gypsum joint venture and U.S
position is generally from within the company. The current CEO was appointed in 2005 after joining James Hardie from USG Corporation in 1991 and after extensive operational management experience at the Fontana plant in California. He is the only
would invest in US government bonds. Backed by the FF&C of the USG is fine, but still ....while getting more folks to voluntarily ..... have enought already." Either that, or it's a way for the USG to get a bunch of loans made to itself under the guise of retirement
now. The pace of marriages [only 25% for younger Americans now] and new kids may pick up. Building materials companies [ USG – 28% owned by BRK-A/B , AXLL, HUN ] will benefit from this as well as the US energy boom . Contribution of corporate
substantially reduce the firm’s ongoing tax rate. We upgraded USG USG (rating: B+, narrow moat) two notches because of the ..... outstanding, in conjunction with a sharp improvement in USG 's financial metrics subsequent to 2011 and our expectation
forming a USD 1.6 billion joint venture with USG Limited, the largest North American manufacturer ..... and distribution business in the region with USG ’s advanced technologies in plasterboard products. USG will make an upfront payment of USD 500 million
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...