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Hot Performer of the day: U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA)

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) lost -2.73 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $25.69. The stock traded with the average Volume of 1.85 Million at the end of last session.

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) has the Market Capitalization of 2.03 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $38.70 and 52-Week Low of $23.75 and it touched its 52-week high on 01/11/18 and 52-Week Low on 04/04/18


The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.54/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.46/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.08/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 17.4 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 4 analysts rated U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 1 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -10.28% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -14.77% and -16.12% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 12.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 7.4%.

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.27% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.60% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, U.S. Silica Holdings inc currently has a Weekly performance of -7.16%, monthly performance percentage is -16.94 percent, Quarterly performance is 6.42 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -19.97% and Yearly Performance is -28.54 percent.

Company Profile:

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is a producer of industrial minerals, including sand proppants, whole grain silica, ground silica, fine ground silica, calcined kaolin clay and aplite clay. The company also operates as a research and development specialist for customized products and solutions. The industries and applications served by U.S. Silica includes oil and gas, glass, chemicals, foundry, building products, fillers and extenders, recreation, industrial filtration and treatment, and testing and analysis. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Frederick, Maryland.