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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 20.68 1.72% 0.35
SLCA closed up 1.72 percent on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, on 72 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Down Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Sep 18 20 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Sep 14 1,2,3 Retracement Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.48%
Sep 14 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.48%
Sep 14 Outside Day Range Expansion -0.48%
Sep 13 1,2,3 Retracement Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.44%
Sep 13 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.44%
Sep 13 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.44%
Sep 13 NR7 Range Contraction 0.44%
Sep 13 Inside Day Range Contraction 0.44%
Sep 12 1,2,3 Retracement Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -1.29%

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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.
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: 0 bullish, 4 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 38.6128
52 Week Low 19.02
Average Volume 2,337,776
200-Day Moving Average 28.5335
50-Day Moving Average 23.4928
20-Day Moving Average 21.0225
10-Day Moving Average 20.16
Average True Range 0.9002
ADX 36.81
+DI 17.2746
-DI 25.0561
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 20.7294
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 21.7206
Upper Bollinger Band 23.2432
Lower Bollinger Band 18.8018
Percent B (%b) 0.42
BandWidth 21.126888
MACD Line -0.9553
MACD Signal Line -1.1347
MACD Histogram 0.1794
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.68 Billion
Num Shares 81.1 Million
EPS 0.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 121.65
Price-to-Sales 2.68
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.25
Dividend Yield 1.21%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 21.51
Resistance 3 (R3) 21.56 21.33 21.37
Resistance 2 (R2) 21.33 21.12 21.31 21.32
Resistance 1 (R1) 21.01 20.99 21.17 20.96 21.28
Pivot Point 20.78 20.78 20.87 20.76 20.78
Support 1 (S1) 20.46 20.57 20.62 20.41 20.08
Support 2 (S2) 20.23 20.44 20.21 20.04
Support 3 (S3) 19.91 20.23 19.99
Support 4 (S4) 19.86