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How to buy US Silica stock

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US Silica Holdings Inc
- $0.18 ( - 1.55%)

US Silica Holdings Inc is an oil & gas equipment & services business based in the US. US Silica shares (SLCA) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. US Silica employs 1,863 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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US Silica stock price (NYSE: SLCA)

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US Silica shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-25.
Latest market close$11.42
52-week range$7.23 - $21.54
50-day moving average $16.81
200-day moving average $12.73
Wall St. target price$19.60
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.29

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Is it a good time to buy US Silica stock?

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US Silica price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $11.42 from 2022-06-30

1 week (2022-06-24) 4.96%
1 month (2022-06-01) -36.59%
3 months (2022-04-01) -41.68%
6 months (2021-12-31) 21.49%
1 year (2021-07-01) -18.08%
2 years (2020-07-01) 245.02%
3 years (2019-07-01) 13.49
5 years (2017-06-30) 35.49

Is US Silica stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing US Silica stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of US Silica's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

US Silica's PEG ratio

US Silica's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.21. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into US Silica's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

US Silica's EBITDA

US Silica's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $200.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a US Silica's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

US Silica financials

Revenue TTM $1.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 3.53%
Gross profit TTM $308.9 million
Return on assets TTM 1.18%
Return on equity TTM -3.56%
Profit margin -1.82%
Book value $7.97
Market capitalisation $821.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

US Silica share dividends

We're not expecting US Silica to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

US Silica share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, US Silica's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.23 up to $21.54. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while US Silica's is 2.7464. This would suggest that US Silica's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

US Silica overview

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.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of US Silica is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.505% of US Silica shares are held by insiders and 82.279% by institutions.
How many people work for US Silica?
Latest data suggests 1,863 work at US Silica.
When does the fiscal year end for US Silica?
US Silica's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is US Silica based?
US Silica's address is: 24275 Katy Freeway, Katy, TX, United States, 77494
What is US Silica's ISIN number?
US Silica's international securities identification number is: US90346E1038
What is US Silica's CUSIP number?
US Silica's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 90345E103

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