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NYSE:SLCA

U.S. Silica - SLCA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.01
+0.18 (+1.21%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.55
$15.03
50-Day Range
$9.91
$18.05
52-Week Range
$7.22
$21.54
Volume
567,024 shs
Average Volume
1.33 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.13 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$18.25

U.S. Silica MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
21.6% Upside
$18.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
8.18% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.36mentions of U.S. Silica in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$934,356 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
81.55%
From $1.03 to $1.87 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.72 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

139th out of 172 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

14th out of 15 stocks

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About U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA) Stock

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. produces and sells commercial silica in the United States. It operates through 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 sells its whole grain silica products in various size distributions, grain shapes, and chemical purity levels for the manufacturing of glass products. It also provides various grades of whole-grain round silica to the foundry industry; ground silica and industrial minerals products for various products; and engineered performance materials made from diatomaceous earth (DE), clay, and perlite. In addition, the company offers transportation, equipment rental, and contract labor services. It serves oilfield services companies, and exploration and production companies that are engaged in hydraulic fracturing, building products, chemicals, fillers and extenders, filtration, glass, recreation, testing industries, and industrial and specialty products end markets. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Katy, Texas.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several analysts have issued reports on the stock. Barclays increased their target price on shares of U.S. Silica from $12.00 to $17.00 in a research note on Monday, May 2nd. Morgan Stanley lifted their target price on shares of U.S. Silica from $15.00 to $16.00 and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Monday, August 1st. StockNews.com lowered shares of U.S. Silica from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday. TheStreet lowered shares of U.S. Silica from a "c" rating to a "d+" rating in a research note on Friday, July 29th. Finally, Evercore ISI raised shares of U.S. Silica from an "in-line" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $20.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, June 14th.

U.S. Silica Stock Performance

Shares of SLCA traded down $0.14 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $14.69. The stock had a trading volume of 2,849 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,161,911. U.S. Silica has a 1 year low of $7.22 and a 1 year high of $21.54. The stock's 50 day moving average is $12.58 and its 200 day moving average is $14.58. The company has a current ratio of 2.76, a quick ratio of 2.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.88.

U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Friday, July 29th. The mining company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.13. U.S. Silica had a negative net margin of 1.97% and a negative return on equity of 1.50%. The company had revenue of $388.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $345.00 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.12) EPS. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 22.4% on a year-over-year basis. Research analysts anticipate that U.S. Silica will post 1.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other news, CFO Donald A. Merril sold 40,000 shares of U.S. Silica stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.28, for a total transaction of $571,200.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 236,076 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,371,165.28. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. In related news, Director Charles W. Shaver sold 25,829 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.06, for a total value of $363,155.74. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 182,679 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,568,466.74. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CFO Donald A. Merril sold 40,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.28, for a total transaction of $571,200.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 236,076 shares in the company, valued at $3,371,165.28. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 3.20% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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SLCA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/29/2022
Today
8/12/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-Industry
Diversified Metals & Mining
CUSIP
90346E10
Employees
1,863
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$18.25
High Stock Price Forecast
$20.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$16.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+21.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-33,760,000.00
Pretax Margin
-2.42%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.10 billion
Cash Flow
$1.50 per share
Book Value
$8.40 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
73,138,000
Market Cap
$1.13 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
2.81

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SLCA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell U.S. Silica stock right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for U.S. Silica in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" SLCA shares.
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What is U.S. Silica's stock price forecast for 2022?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for U.S. Silica's stock. Their SLCA share price forecasts range from $16.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $18.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have SLCA shares performed in 2022?

U.S. Silica's stock was trading at $9.40 at the start of the year. Since then, SLCA stock has increased by 58.8% and is now trading at $14.93.
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When is U.S. Silica's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 4th 2022.
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How were U.S. Silica's earnings last quarter?

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) announced its earnings results on Friday, July, 29th. The mining company reported $0.32 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.13. The mining company had revenue of $388.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $345 million. U.S. Silica had a negative net margin of 1.97% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.50%. The business's revenue was up 22.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.12) earnings per share.

What is Bryan Shinn's approval rating as U.S. Silica's CEO?

32 employees have rated U.S. Silica Chief Executive Officer Bryan Shinn on Glassdoor.com. Bryan Shinn has an approval rating of 46% among the company's employees. This puts Bryan Shinn in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of U.S. Silica own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other U.S. Silica investors own include (HCLP) (HCLP), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Schlumberger (SLB).

What is U.S. Silica's stock symbol?

U.S. Silica trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SLCA."

Who are U.S. Silica's major shareholders?

U.S. Silica's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van ECK Associates Corp (4.96%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (1.28%), FMR LLC (1.05%), Lisanti Capital Growth LLC (0.89%), Bruni J V & Co. Co. (0.63%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.62%). Insiders that own company stock include Bonnie Cruickshank Lind, Bryan Adair Shinn, Charles W Shaver, Donald A Merril, Donna Lynnette Crowder, James Derek Ussery, Michael L Winkler, Peter Clark Bernard, William Jennings Kacal and Zach Carusona.
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How do I buy shares of U.S. Silica?

Shares of SLCA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is U.S. Silica's stock price today?

One share of SLCA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.93.

How much money does U.S. Silica make?

U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA) has a market capitalization of $1.13 billion and generates $1.10 billion in revenue each year. The mining company earns $-33,760,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.34) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does U.S. Silica have?

The company employs 1,863 workers across the globe.

How can I contact U.S. Silica?

U.S. Silica's mailing address is 24275 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 600, KATY TX, 77494. The official website for the company is www.ussilica.com. The mining company can be reached via phone at (281) 258-2170, via email at lawsonm@ussilica.com, or via fax at 301-682-0691.

This page (NYSE:SLCA) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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