Masco Reaches New 52-Week High (MAS)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $21.07, above its previous 52-week high of $21.07 with 2.2 million shares traded as of 11:45 a.m. ET. Average volume has been five million shares over the past 30 days.

Masco has a market cap of $6.94 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 20.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Masco Corporation engages in the manufacture, distribution, and installation of home improvement and building products primarily in North America and Europe.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Masco as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, notable return on equity and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Masco Ratings Report.

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