Stock Performance Review on General Building Materials Industry - Builders FirstSource, MDU Resources, Martin Marietta Materials, and Owens Corning

NEW YORK, November 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

If you want a Stock Review on BLDR, MDU, MLM, or OC then come over to and sign up for your free customized report. On Tuesday, the NASDAQ Composite ended the day at 6,737.87, down 0.29%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.13% lower, to finish at 23,409.47; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,578.87, marginally slipping 0.23%. Losses were broad based as eight out of nine sectors finished the trading session in red. has initiated research reports on the following General Building Materials stocks: Builders FirstSource Inc. (NASDAQ: BLDR), MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE: MDU), Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE: MLM), and Owens Corning (NYSE: OC). Daily Stock Tracker published comprehensive and free research reports on these stocks today at:

Builders FirstSource 

Dallas, Texas-based Builders FirstSource Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 1.73% higher at $18.27 with a total trading volume of 1.11 million shares. The stock has gained 13.34% over the past three months, 75.84% in the previous twelve months, and 66.55% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 4.92% and 18.19%, respectively. Moreover, shares of Builders FirstSource, which manufactures and supplies building materials, manufactured components, and construction services to professional contractors, sub-contractors, and consumers in the US, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 57.90.

On November 10th, 2017, research firm B. Riley FBR, Inc. reiterated its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock with an increase of the target price from $20 a share to $24 a share. BLDR complete research report is just a click away and free at:

MDU Resources Group 

Shares in Bismarck, North Dakota-based MDU Resources Group Inc. rose 1.01%, ending yesterday's session at $26.89 with a total trading volume of 694,403 shares. The stock has gained 2.01% in the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.42% and 0.83%, respectively. Moreover, shares of MDU Resources, which engages in the regulated energy delivery, and construction materials and services businesses in the US, have an RSI of 51.56. The complimentary report on MDU can be downloaded at:

Martin Marietta Materials 

On Wednesday, Raleigh, North Carolina headquartered Martin Marietta Materials Inc.'s stock saw a decline of 0.15%, to close the day at $212.16. A total volume of 448,432 shares was traded. The Company's shares have advanced 3.44% in the previous three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average by 2.22%. Additionally, shares of the Company, which together with its subsidiaries, supplies aggregates products and heavy building materials for the construction industry in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 52.23. Sign up for your complimentary research report on MLM at:

Owens Corning 

Shares in Toledo, Ohio headquartered Owens Corning ended the day 0.54% higher at $82.64. A total volume of 1.35 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 1.08 million shares. The stock has gained 22.96% in the previous three months, 63.32% over the last twelve months, and 60.28% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 5.26% and 23.50%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Owens Corning, which together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells glass fiber reinforcements and other materials for composites; and residential and commercial building materials worldwide, have an RSI of 62.62.

On October 26th, 2017, research firm RBC Capital Markets reiterated its 'Outperform' rating on the Company's stock with an increase of the target price from $79 a share to $90 a share. Get free access to your research report on OC at:

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