What do Analysts Say about: U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA)


U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) will report its next earnings on Feb 21 – Feb 27 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $-0.13/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.17/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 23.5%.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 12 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. as 172.72 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is 154 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 193.49 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 136.11 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc., where 7 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 8 analysts have given a Buy signal, 3 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 16 Analysts reported that the Price Target for U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. might touch $65 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $51.99 and $35 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. got Initiated on 10-Aug-16 where investment firm Barclays Initiated the stock to Overweight.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. closed its last trading session at $45.19 with the gain of 11.99%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 3.58 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $51.31 and 52-week low of $13.54. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 10.54% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 8.88% and 48.82% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 19, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 24, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 3.41 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.76 million. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 79.58.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -3.4%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -7.8%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 4.4%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 7.98%, where Monthly Performance is 9.57%, Quarterly performance is 29.14%, 6 Months performance is 72.08% and yearly performance percentage is 133%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 171.99%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 3.50% and Monthly Volatility of 4.49%.