U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) Quarterly EPS Review


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) reported sales (ttm) of 1.06 Billion, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 360.28 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 369.7 million and lower end at 351.59 million while the year ago reported sale was 268.9 million.

11 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Nov 1, 2017- Nov 6, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 402.31 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 425 million and 387 million respectively.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Nov 06 AMC at 0.53, whereas, 13 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.56. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.65 and lower end at 0.48 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.31.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.66 reported by 14 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Dec2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.66 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.97 and 0.4 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.49.

Valuation Ratios of U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 44.69 while the company’s industry has 6.14 P/E and the sector P/E is 21.19. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 84.59 and low P/E is 11.14, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 926.74 and 146.8 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.54 for the industry and 14.28 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, SLCA has Beta of 2.29 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.52 and 0.84 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of the company stands at 2.74 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 2.16. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 18.52, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 19.06 and 16.55 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of the company stands at 13.62 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at -8.6 and 0.55 respectively.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -5.57% and closed its last trading session at $35.89. The market capitalization of the company is at $2.76 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $61.49 on 02/23/17 and 52-week Low of $24.26 on 08/15/17. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 4.85% and Monthly Volatility of 4.38%. The Beta for the company stands at 2.29 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 1.54.