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Which Stock is better? U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA)

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA), ended its previous trading session at $4.89 showing a loss of -0.0500000000000007 or -1.01 percent with respect to the price of $4.94 when stock market opened. The company traded 1.43 Million shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 2.24 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 73.43 Million.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) is currently trading lower than its price target which is set to $6.46 by the analyst. The stock is -73.88% Below its 1-Year High which is $18.72. SLCA has a difference of 11.64% from its 1 year low which stands at $4.38. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.8. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of -4.68 percent in the shares price. The company subtracted about -0.2% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is -65.54 Percent. SLCA currently shows -51.96% as its year to date performance.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $1.57 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -2.28%, -27.22% and -57.88 percent respectively. The stock trades about 22.37 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 73.43 Million. SLCA lost about -52.34 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.45. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 40.17 and 2.63.

While talking about U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.24 and 0.36 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.