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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 12.01 -4.46% -0.56
SLCA closed up 15.43 percent on Monday, September 16, 2019, on 2.25 times normal volume. The stock rose above its 50 day moving average, improving its intermediate-term outlook by crossing above that important trendline.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish -4.46%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish -4.46%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -4.46%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -4.46%
Gapped Up Strength -4.46%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish 10.28%
Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 10.28%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 10.28%
Doji - Bearish? Reversal 10.28%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 10.28%

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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
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 21.11
52 Week Low 8.72
Average Volume 2,134,479
200-Day Moving Average 13.1384
50-Day Moving Average 11.5746
20-Day Moving Average 10.9165
10-Day Moving Average 10.388
Average True Range 0.9379
ADX 15.88
+DI 31.9571
-DI 18.3903
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 10.2713
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 11.533700000000001
Upper Bollinger Band 13.1799
Lower Bollinger Band 8.6531
Percent B (%b) 0.87
BandWidth 41.467503
MACD Line -0.1718
MACD Signal Line -0.3952
MACD Histogram 0.2234
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.02 Billion
Num Shares 81.1 Million
EPS 0.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 73.94
Price-to-Sales 2.68
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.25
Dividend Yield 1.99%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 14.44
Resistance 3 (R3) 14.40 13.74 14.13
Resistance 2 (R2) 13.74 13.27 13.76 14.02
Resistance 1 (R1) 13.16 12.97 13.45 13.19 13.92
Pivot Point 12.50 12.50 12.65 12.52 12.50
Support 1 (S1) 11.91 12.02 12.21 11.95 11.22
Support 2 (S2) 11.25 11.73 11.27 11.12
Support 3 (S3) 10.67 11.25 11.01
Support 4 (S4) 10.70