Masco Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (MAS)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 9.6 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down $1.02 (-5%) at $19.40 as of 3:21 p.m. ET.

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Masco has a market cap of $7.26 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 23.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Masco Corporation engages in the manufacture, distribution, and installation of home improvement and building products primarily 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 revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. You can view the full Masco Ratings Report.

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