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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 28.26 -0.42% -0.12
SLCA closed down 0.42 percent on Friday, June 15, 2018, on 1.55 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jun 15 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Jun 15 Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Jun 14 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -0.42%
Jun 13 180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup -3.35%
Jun 13 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -3.35%
Jun 12 Bullish Engulfing Bullish -4.78%
Jun 12 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -4.78%
Jun 11 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish -2.65%
Jun 11 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -2.65%
Jun 8 Downside 200 DMA Break Bearish -4.94%

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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, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 38.6128
52 Week Low 23.75
Average Volume 1,826,638
200-Day Moving Average 30.5834
50-Day Moving Average 30.0722
20-Day Moving Average 30.8115
10-Day Moving Average 29.597
Average True Range 1.0395
ADX 21.52
+DI 16.01
-DI 29.62
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 31.2215
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 30.9985
Upper Bollinger Band 33.9682
Lower Bollinger Band 27.6548
Percent B (%b) 0.1
BandWidth 20.490401
MACD Line -0.5541
MACD Signal Line -0.1569
MACD Histogram -0.3972
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 2.29 Billion
Num Shares 81.1 Million
EPS 0.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 166.24
Price-to-Sales 2.68
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.25
Dividend Yield 0.88%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 29.25
Resistance 3 (R3) 29.23 28.89 29.09
Resistance 2 (R2) 28.89 28.63 28.90 29.03
Resistance 1 (R1) 28.57 28.48 28.73 28.59 28.97
Pivot Point 28.23 28.23 28.31 28.24 28.23
Support 1 (S1) 27.91 27.97 28.07 27.93 27.55
Support 2 (S2) 27.57 27.82 27.58 27.49
Support 3 (S3) 27.25 27.57 27.44
Support 4 (S4) 27.27