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The Relative Strength ( RS ) Rating for USG ( USG ) entered a new percentile Friday, as it got a lift from 66 to 75.

[ibd-display-video id=449433 width=50 float=left autostart=true] This exclusive rating from Investor's Business Daily identifies market leadership with a 1 (worst) to 99 (best) score. The grade shows how a stock's price behavior over the last 52 weeks compares to all the other stocks in our database.

Decades of market research reveals that the best-performing stocks tend to have an RS Rating of over 80 as they begin their biggest climbs. See if USG can continue to rebound and hit that benchmark.

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USG is trying to complete a cup with handle with a 32.95 buy point . See if the stock can clear the breakout price in heavy trade.

Taking a look at top and bottom line numbers, the company has posted rising EPS growth over the last two quarters. Sales growth has also risen over the same time frame. USG is expected to report its next quarterly numbers on or around Oct. 25.

USG holds the No. 16 rank among its peers in the Building-Construction Products/Miscellaneous industry group. TopBuild ( BLD ), Trex ( TREX ) and PGT Innovations ( PGTI ) are among the top 5 highly rated stocks within the group.

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