Technical Analysis for SLCA - U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
F 12.28 4.33% 0.51
SLCA closed down 1.18 percent on Monday, January 30, 2023, on 56 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Down Flat Up

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 4.33%
Gapped Down Weakness 4.33%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 3.11%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 3.11%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 3.11%
NR7 Range Contraction 3.11%
Inside Day Range Contraction 3.11%
50 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.99%
Slingshot Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 1.99%
20 DMA Support Bullish 1.99%

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Alert Time
Up 1 ATR 7 minutes ago
Rose Above 50 DMA about 1 hour ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 1 hour ago
Up 3% about 1 hour ago
Up 2% about 2 hours ago

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U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. Description

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the mining, processing, and sale of commercial silica in the United States. It operates in two segments, Oil & Gas Proppants and Industrial & Specialty Products. The company offers whole grain commercial silica products to be used as fracturing sand in connection with oil and natural gas recovery, as well as in various size distributions, grain shapes, and chemical purity levels for manufacturing glass products. It also provides ground commercial silica products for use in plastics, rubber, polishes, cleansers, paints, glazes, textile fiberglass, and precision castings; and fine ground silica for use in premium paints, specialty coatings, sealants, silicone rubber, and epoxies. In addition, the company offers other industrial mineral products, such as aplite, a mineral used to produce container glass and insulation fiberglass; calcined kaolin clay, a mineral primarily used as a functional extender in paints, plastics, specialty coatings, and rubber; and adsorbent made from a mixture of silica and magnesium for preparative and analytical chromatography applications. It serves oil and gas recovery markets, as well as various industries, including, container glass, fiberglass, specialty glass, flat glass, building products, fillers and extenders, foundry products, chemicals, recreation products, and filtration products. As of February 26, 2013, U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. controlled approximately 307 million tons of proven and probable recoverable mineral reserves. The company was formerly known as GGC USS Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. in July 2011. The company is headquartered in Frederick, Maryland. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is a subsidiary of GGC USS Holdings, LLC.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
Keywords: Mining Chemical Plastic Textiles Chemical Elements Rubber Paint Sealant Fiberglass Fracturing Composite Materials Silicone Filler Dietary Minerals Glass Products Reducing Agents Chromatography Glass Industrial Mineral Magnesium Filtration Products Frederick Cleanser Glass Production Mineral Products Metalloids Oil And Gas Recovery Recreation Products Silicon Dioxide Silicone Rubber

Is SLCA a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 21.54
52 Week Low 8.91
Average Volume 589,669
200-Day Moving Average 13.67
50-Day Moving Average 12.24
20-Day Moving Average 11.91
10-Day Moving Average 11.91
Average True Range 0.57
RSI 46.24
ADX 16.63
+DI 18.47
-DI 28.83
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 11.12
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 12.78
Upper Bollinger Bands 12.59
Lower Bollinger Band 11.23
Percent B (%b) 0.4
BandWidth 11.39
MACD Line -0.10
MACD Signal Line -0.11
MACD Histogram 0.0123
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 870.39 Million
Num Shares 74 Million
EPS -3.57
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -3.29
Price-to-Sales 0.36
Price-to-Book 0.59
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.08
Dividend Yield 0.68%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 12.31
Resistance 3 (R3) 12.29 12.10 12.22
Resistance 2 (R2) 12.10 11.96 12.11 12.19
Resistance 1 (R1) 11.93 11.87 12.02 11.95 12.16
Pivot Point 11.74 11.74 11.78 11.75 11.74
Support 1 (S1) 11.57 11.60 11.66 11.59 11.38
Support 2 (S2) 11.38 11.51 11.39 11.35
Support 3 (S3) 11.21 11.38 11.32
Support 4 (S4) 11.23