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$27.49
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$27.49
Day Low
$27.05
52 Week High
02/26/14 - $36.22
52 Week Low
12/5/13 - $24.98
Market Cap
3.9B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.4M
EPS TTM
$0.64
Shares Outstanding
144.6M
EX-Date
05/9/01
P/E TM
42.6x
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USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a manufacturer and distributor of building materials worldwide. It operates in three segments: North American Gypsum, Worldwide Ceilings, and Building Products Distribution. The North American 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 name. This segment also offers cement board and accessories under DUROCK brand name; gypsum-fiber panels under the brand name of FIBEROCK; various gypsum panels under SECUROCK brand name; and poured gypsum underlayments under the brand name of LEVELROCK. In addition, this segment provides construction plaster products under RED TOP, IMPERIAL, DIAMOND, and SUPREMO brand names; and gypsum-based products for agricultural and industrial customers for the use in a various applications, including soil conditioning, road repair, fireproofing, and ceramics. The Worldwide Ceilings segment offers ceiling tiles under RADARTM, ECLIPSETM, MARSTM, and HALCYONTM brand names; and ceiling grids under the brand names of DONN, DX, FINELINE, CENTRICITEETM, DXI IDENTITEETM, CURVATURATM, and COMPASSO. The Building Products 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 also distributes its products through building materials dealers, home improvement centers and other retailers, specialty wallboard distributors, and contractors. It has strategic partnership with XL Brands. USG Corporation was founded in 1901 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

8,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/3/14
Founded in 1901

usg corp (USG) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $925.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $538.1K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $462.9K
Senior Vice President, Chief Executive Office...
Total Annual Compensation: $357.5K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $457.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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USG Corporation Presents at RBC Capital Markets 2014 Global Industrials Conference, Sep-09-2014 08:35 AM

USG Corporation Presents at RBC Capital Markets 2014 Global Industrials Conference, Sep-09-2014 08:35 AM. Venue: The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 3752 Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Speakers: James S. Metcalf, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President.

USG Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

USG Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company's net sales were $948 million compared to $916 million a year ago. Operating profit was $98 million compared to $74 million a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $58 million compared to $27 million a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $58 million or $0.39 per diluted share compared to $25 million or $0.22 per diluted share a year ago. Net income was $57 million or $0.38 per diluted share compared to $25 million or $0.22 per diluted share a year ago. Adjusted operating profit - non-GAAP measure was $93 million compared to $76 million a year ago. Adjusted net income - non-GAAP measure was $48 million or $0.33 per basic share compared to $26 million or $0.24 per basic share a year ago. For the six months, the company's net sales were $1,798 million compared to $1,730 million a year ago. Operating profit was $164 million compared to $123 million a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $108 million compared to $26 million a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $103 million or $0.72 per diluted share compared to $27 million or $0.24 per diluted share a year ago. Net income was $102 million or $0.71 per diluted share compared to $27 million or $0.24 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $20 million compared to net cash used in operating activities of $45 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $58 million compared to $46 million a year ago. Adjusted operating profit - non-GAAP measure was $162 million compared to $127 million a year ago. Adjusted net income - non-GAAP measure was $67 million or $0.48 per basic share compared to $25 million a year ago.

USG Corporation Announces Amendments to its By-Laws

On July 16, 2014, the Board of USG Corporation amended Article III, Section 2(a) of the company's By-Laws, to state that the number of directors constituting the Board shall not be less than eight or more than twelve. Previously, the By-laws provided that the number of directors constituting the Board shall not be less than nine or more than thirteen. At the same time, the Board also amended Article III, Section 2(d) of the company's By-Laws, to provide that in general, no non-employee director shall serve beyond the first annual meeting of stockholders following that director's 72 birthday. Previously, the By-laws provided that no non-employee director shall serve beyond the first annual meeting of stockholders following that director's 70 birthday.

 

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