Masco Corporation [MAS] has traded in a range of $27.04 to $60.16 in the last 1 year. As of this writing, the stock is at $55.07, down -1.17%. To check whether the stock’s short-term amount has a thrust, its good to check stock’s recent movement. Over the last week, MAS shares are 4.01% up with the monthly amount drift of -0.27% and seems bad in a long time frame.

On 10, November 2020, Masco Corporation Enters Into an Agreement to Acquire Majority Stake in Easy Sanitary Solutions B.V.. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of branded home improvement and building products, announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary Hansgrohe SE has entered into an agreement to purchase a majority stake in the Dutch company Easy Sanitary Solutions (ESS) B.V. headquartered in Oldenzaal, The Netherlands. ESS is the inventor, developer and manufacturer of Easy Drain shower channels and offers a wide range of products for barrier-free showering and bathroom wall niches. ESS will operate as a subsidiary of Hansgrohe SE.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Masco Corporation [NYSE:MAS] stock was on May 29, 2020, when it was Downgrade with a Mkt perform rating from Raymond James. Before that, on September 30, 2020, Goldman Recapitulated a Neutral rating and elevated its amount target to $60. On May 28, 2020, Credit Suisse Initiated an Outperform rating and boosted its price target on this stock to $55. On April 07, 2020, RBC Capital Mkts Upgrade an Outperform rating and decreased its price target from $44 to $40. On April 07, 2020, Loop Capital Upgrade a Buy rating and decreased its price target to $41. On April 06, 2020, Barclays Upgrade an Overweight rating and boosted its amount on this stock to $42. On April 03, 2020, Jefferies Upgrade a Buy rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $33 to $40. On March 16, 2020 RBC Capital Mkts Downgrade a Sector perform rating and elevated its amount target to $44.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $27.04 and a peak of $60.16. At the most recent market close, shares of Masco Corporation [NYSE:MAS] were valued at $55.07.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Masco Corporation [NYSE:MAS] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.98 billion, which represented growth of 15.60%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $304,864 per employee, while its income is $28,864 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 37.20%, its Operating Margin is 18.50%, its Pretax Margin is +13.63, and its Net Margin is +9.47.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 108.58 and the whole liability to whole assets at 59.14. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 107.12 and enduring liability to assets at 0.58 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 54.88 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 54.05. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 56.29 and at 56.87 for 2nd resistance point.

Masco Corporation [MAS] reported its earnings at $1.04 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.78/share signifying the difference of 0.26 and 33.30% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $0.84 calling estimates for $0.66/share with the difference of 0.18 depicting the surprise of 27.30%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Masco Corporation [NYSE:MAS] is 2.00. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.45. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 2.06 and showing 21.07 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by McDowell Scott E., VP, Masco Operating Sys., and it was the sale of 2283.0 shares on Nov 11. McDowell Scott E., the VP, Masco Operating Sys., completed a sale of 3000.0 shares on Nov 02. On Nov 02, Parfet Donald R, Director, completed a sale of 3783.0 shares.