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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 15.25 5.61% 0.81
SLCA closed up 5.61 percent on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, on 1.98 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Up Up
See historical SLCA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 19 20 DMA Support Bullish 0.00%
Feb 19 180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Expansion Breakout Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Reversal New Highs Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 19 Wide Range Bar Range Expansion 0.00%
Feb 19 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Feb 19 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Feb 19 Earnings Movers Other 0.00%

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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.
Chemistry Mining Oil Physical Sciences Chemicals Materials Plastics Chemical Elements Paint Fracturing Rubber Composite Materials Fiberglass Glass Dietary Minerals Glass Products Reducing Agents Filtration Products Industrial Mineral Metalloids 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
Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 2 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 34.34
52 Week Low 9.3
Average Volume 2,179,151
200-Day Moving Average 20.2975
50-Day Moving Average 12.6014
20-Day Moving Average 13.871
10-Day Moving Average 14.092
Average True Range 0.7727
ADX 24.77
+DI 22.9678
-DI 17.9642
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 13.3019
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 15.0781
Upper Bollinger Band 14.9891
Lower Bollinger Band 12.7529
Percent B (%b) 1.12
BandWidth 16.121404
MACD Line 0.4644
MACD Signal Line 0.389
MACD Histogram 0.0754
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.24 Billion
Num Shares 81.1 Million
EPS 0.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 89.71
Price-to-Sales 2.68
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.25
Dividend Yield 1.64%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 18.06
Resistance 3 (R3) 17.87 16.74 17.59
Resistance 2 (R2) 16.74 16.03 16.84 17.43
Resistance 1 (R1) 16.00 15.59 16.37 16.19 17.28
Pivot Point 14.87 14.87 15.06 14.97 14.87
Support 1 (S1) 14.13 14.16 14.50 14.32 13.22
Support 2 (S2) 13.00 13.72 13.10 13.07
Support 3 (S3) 12.26 13.00 12.91
Support 4 (S4) 12.45