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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 26.25 2.70% 0.69
SLCA closed up 2.7 percent on Friday, March 16, 2018, on 84 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Mar 16 Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Mar 15 Wide Bands Range Expansion 2.70%
Mar 15 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 2.70%
Mar 15 Down 4 Days in a Row Weakness 2.70%
Mar 15 Oversold Stochastic Weakness 2.70%
Mar 14 Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.53%
Mar 14 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness -0.53%
Mar 13 Wide Bands Range Expansion -1.20%
Mar 12 Outside Day Range Expansion -2.59%
Mar 12 Wide Bands Range Expansion -2.59%

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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
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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 50.1046
52 Week Low 24.1625
Average Volume 2,738,128
200-Day Moving Average 31.1149
50-Day Moving Average 31.2965
20-Day Moving Average 26.9106
10-Day Moving Average 26.7074
Average True Range 1.3008
ADX 32.6
+DI 12.87
-DI 27.11
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 27.8459
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 28.7663
Upper Bollinger Band 29.9791
Lower Bollinger Band 23.8421
Percent B (%b) 0.39
BandWidth 22.80514
MACD Line -1.2335
MACD Signal Line -1.4078
MACD Histogram 0.1743
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 2.13 Billion
Num Shares 81.1 Million
EPS 0.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 154.41
Price-to-Sales 2.68
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.25
Dividend Yield 0.95%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 27.80
Resistance 3 (R3) 27.75 27.20 27.54
Resistance 2 (R2) 27.20 26.80 27.22 27.45
Resistance 1 (R1) 26.72 26.56 26.96 26.77 27.37
Pivot Point 26.17 26.17 26.29 26.19 26.17
Support 1 (S1) 25.69 25.77 25.93 25.74 25.13
Support 2 (S2) 25.14 25.53 25.16 25.05
Support 3 (S3) 24.66 25.14 24.96
Support 4 (S4) 24.71