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Pre-Market Review of Industrials Sector Equities -- Research on Masco, USG Corp., Owens Corning, and Real Goods Solar

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LONDON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Wednesday, April 02, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,276.46, up 0.20%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the session at 16,573.00, up 0.24% and the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,890.90, higher by 0.29%. The gains were broad based with eight out of ten sectors ending the session in positive. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index finished the day at 456.87, up 0.65%, and the same has gained 2.17% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Masco Corp. (NYSE: MAS), USG Corp. (NYSE: USG), Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) and Real Goods Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: RGSE). Free technical research on MAS, USG, OC and RGSE can be downloaded upon signing up at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/758-register


Masco Corp.'s stock reported a trading volume of 3.11 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 4.06 million shares. The stock ended the day at $22.89, up 1.91% and at an intraday range of $22.40 and $23.00. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 26.49. Masco Corp.'s shares have gained 3.86% in the previous three trading sessions and 0.53% on YTD basis, while the same have fallen by 1.97% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Masco Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $22.31 is above its 200-day moving average of $21.20. Furthermore, the shares of the company have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.33. Sign up today to read free research on MAS at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/758-MAS-03Apr2014.pdf


On Wednesday, USG Corp.'s stock finished the session 0.63% lower at $32.95. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.25 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.89 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $32.81 and $33.29 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 49.35. USG Corp.'s stock has gained 2.68% in the previous three trading sessions and 16.10% on YTD basis, whereas the same has lost 6.74% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. USG Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $33.03 is above its 200-day moving average of $28.08. Moreover, shares of the company have an RSI of 50.66. Sign up today to read free research on USG at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/758-USG-03Apr2014.pdf


Owens Corning's stock registered a trading volume of 2.34 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.52 million shares. The stock ended the day at $43.51, down 0.53% after vacillating between $43.27 and $43.97. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 23.32. Owens Corning's shares have advanced 1.78% in the previous three trading sessions and 6.85% on YTD basis, while the same have fallen by 4.92% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Owens Corning's 50-day moving average of $42.35 is above its 200-day moving average of $39.74. Additionally, shares of the company have an RSI of 53.86. Sign up today to read free research on OC at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/758-OC-03Apr2014.pdf


On Wednesday, shares in Real Goods Solar Inc. fell 0.73% to close the day at $4.06. A total of 0.68 million shares were traded, which is below the three months average volume of 3.39 million shares. The stock oscillated between $4.02 and $4.14 during the trading session. Real Goods Solar Inc.'s shares have fallen by 2.40% in the previous three trading sessions, but they have surged 6.56% in the last one month and 34.44% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. Real Goods Solar Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $4.09 is above its 200-day moving average of $3.04. Moreover, shares of the company an RSI have of 47.87. Sign up today to read free research on RGSE at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/758-RGSE-03Apr2014.pdf


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