Masco Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (MAS)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 22.2 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.2 times its average daily volume and trading down $1.60 (-12.1%) at $11.62 as of 4 p.m. ET.

Masco has a market cap of $4.37 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 26.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Masco Corporation manufactures, distributes, and installs home improvement and building products for home improvement and new home construction markets principally in North America and Europe.

TheStreet Ratings rates Masco as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Masco Ratings Report.

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