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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 10.94 -1.88% -0.21
SLCA closed down 3.46 percent on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, on 68 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Down
Historical SLCA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish -2.06%
180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup -2.06%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -2.06%
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish -5.45%
MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish -5.45%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -5.45%
Bearish Engulfing Bearish -1.09%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish -1.09%
MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish -1.09%
180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup -1.09%
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Down 5% about 1 hour ago
Down 3% about 2 hours ago
10 DMA Resistance about 2 hours ago
10 DMA Support about 3 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakdown about 3 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 Chemicals Plastics Textile Chemical Elements Rubber Sealant Paint Fiberglass Composite Materials Silicone Filler Fracturing Glass Glass Products Chromatography Dietary Minerals Magnesium Filtration Products Frederick Glass Production Industrial Mineral Mineral Products Reducing Agents Cleanser Oil And Gas Recovery Recreation Products Metalloids Silicon Dioxide Silicone Rubber

Is SLCA a Buy, Sell or Hold?

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


Indicator Value
52 Week High 15.3799
52 Week Low 1.84
Average Volume 1,126,325
200-Day Moving Average 7.27
50-Day Moving Average 12.24
20-Day Moving Average 11.40
10-Day Moving Average 11.20
Average True Range 1.11
ADX 16.7
+DI 22.44
-DI 27.14
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 10.65
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 12.26
Upper Bollinger Band 13.27
Lower Bollinger Band 9.54
Percent B (%b) 0.43
BandWidth 32.68
MACD Line -0.20
MACD Signal Line -0.22
MACD Histogram 0.0226
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 824.54 Million
Num Shares 74 Million
EPS -3.57
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -3.12
Price-to-Sales 0.36
Price-to-Book 0.59
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.08
Dividend Yield 0.72%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 12.58
Resistance 3 (R3) 12.72 12.40 12.34
Resistance 2 (R2) 12.40 12.03 12.32 12.26
Resistance 1 (R1) 11.77 11.81 11.61 11.63 12.18
Pivot Point 11.45 11.45 11.37 11.37 11.45
Support 1 (S1) 10.82 11.08 10.66 10.68 10.12
Support 2 (S2) 10.50 10.86 10.42 10.04
Support 3 (S3) 9.87 10.50 9.96
Support 4 (S4) 9.73