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

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 12.61 -3.45% -0.45
SLCA closed down 4.53 percent on Friday, December 7, 2018, on 61 percent of normal volume. Due to the stock's strong downtrend, it may remain oversold for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to buy, don't put too much weight on it being oversold.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Dec 7 MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish -3.45%
Dec 7 180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup -3.45%
Dec 7 Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness -3.45%
Dec 7 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness -3.45%
Dec 7 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -3.45%
Dec 6 Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness -7.82%
Dec 3 20 DMA Resistance Bearish -11.20%
Nov 30 Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish -11.13%
Nov 29 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -13.98%
Nov 29 20 DMA Support Bullish -13.98%

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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 12.89
Average Volume 2,889,250
200-Day Moving Average 23.7453
50-Day Moving Average 15.8258
20-Day Moving Average 14.3615
10-Day Moving Average 14.172
Average True Range 0.9446
ADX 31.64
+DI 14.4085
-DI 27.3727
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 12.8862
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 15.8038
Upper Bollinger Band 15.8497
Lower Bollinger Band 12.8733
Percent B (%b) 0.06
BandWidth 20.724855
MACD Line -0.5278
MACD Signal Line -0.5003
MACD Histogram -0.0275
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.06 Billion
Num Shares 81.1 Million
EPS 0.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 76.82
Price-to-Sales 2.68
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 0.21
Dividend 0.25
Dividend Yield 1.91%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 14.85
Resistance 3 (R3) 15.03 14.61 14.55
Resistance 2 (R2) 14.61 14.16 14.52 14.45
Resistance 1 (R1) 13.84 13.88 13.63 13.66 14.35
Pivot Point 13.42 13.42 13.32 13.33 13.42
Support 1 (S1) 12.65 12.97 12.44 12.47 11.77
Support 2 (S2) 12.23 12.69 12.14 11.67
Support 3 (S3) 11.46 12.23 11.57
Support 4 (S4) 11.28