NYSE:SLCA - U.S. Silica Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $12.33
  • Forecasted Upside: 13.05 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for SLCA

Analyst Price Target is $12.33
▲ +13.05% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for U.S. Silica in the last 3 months. The average price target is $12.33, with a high forecast of $15.00 and a low forecast of $10.00. The average price target represents a 13.05% upside from the last price of $10.91.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 3 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in U.S. Silica. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/7/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$11.00 ➝ $12.00Medium
8/3/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$10.00 ➝ $11.00High
7/9/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$8.00 ➝ $10.00Low
5/28/2021BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$12.00 ➝ $10.00High
5/11/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$3.00 ➝ $12.00Medium
3/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$6.00 ➝ $8.00High
3/2/2021B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy$4.35 ➝ $15.00Low
1/4/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ OutperformN/A
12/15/2020Smith Barney CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralMedium
10/30/2020B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyHigh
8/2/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$4.00Low
7/22/2020B. RileyBoost Price Target$3.00 ➝ $4.35Low
7/8/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$2.00 ➝ $2.50High
5/19/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$2.00High
5/4/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$3.00 ➝ $3.50Medium
5/3/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$2.50High
3/19/2020BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$4.00 ➝ $2.00Medium
3/17/2020Evercore ISIDowngradeSellHigh
3/11/2020Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
3/9/2020Evercore ISIDowngradeOutperform ➝ UnderperformHigh
2/28/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingSell$4.00High
11/5/2019Johnson RiceDowngradeAccumulate ➝ Hold$12.00 ➝ $5.00Medium
10/31/2019BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$11.00 ➝ $3.00High
10/30/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$10.50 ➝ $5.50High
10/22/2019B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $15.00Low
10/7/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$15.00 ➝ $10.00Low
10/1/2019CowenDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$12.00 ➝ $8.50High
9/30/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$14.00 ➝ $11.00Medium
9/23/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$10.00 ➝ $12.00Low
9/10/2019CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$14.00 ➝ $8.00High
9/10/2019R. F. LaffertyDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$14.00 ➝ $8.00High
9/5/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$13.50 ➝ $10.00Medium
7/12/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$14.00 ➝ $15.00Low
7/2/2019CitigroupSet Price TargetHold$14.00Low
5/2/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetSell$15.00Medium
5/2/2019CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$22.00 ➝ $20.00High
2/22/2019B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$19.00Low
2/20/2019Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$18.00High
2/20/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetSell$15.00High
2/20/2019CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$17.00 ➝ $23.00High
2/20/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Overweight$17.00High
1/15/2019BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$20.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
12/21/2018OTR GlobalDowngradePositive ➝ NegativeLow
12/20/2018Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$60.00Low
11/9/2018B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$17.00Low
10/25/2018Johnson RiceSet Price TargetBuy$17.00High
10/24/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$22.00 ➝ $15.00High
10/24/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$17.00High
10/24/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$21.00 ➝ $18.00High
10/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetMarket Perform$18.00High
10/24/2018SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$28.00High
10/24/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$24.00 ➝ $18.00High
10/24/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$30.00 ➝ $20.00High
10/23/2018R. F. LaffertySet Price TargetBuy$29.00High
10/17/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ UnderperformHigh
10/17/2018Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$20.00Low
10/11/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual ➝ Equal Weight$18.00Medium
10/10/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$30.00High
10/10/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$26.00 ➝ $24.00High
10/2/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$26.00Low
9/20/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$24.00Low
9/15/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageBuy$24.00Low
9/14/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 ➝ $24.00Low
9/10/2018Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$26.00High
9/6/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$36.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
8/28/2018Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$38.00 ➝ $29.00Low
8/27/2018R. F. LaffertyLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$41.00 ➝ $37.00Low
8/20/2018Johnson RiceDowngradeBuy ➝ Accumulate$30.00High
8/1/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$40.00Low
8/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$37.00Low
8/1/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$36.00 ➝ $38.00High
7/27/2018KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$40.00 ➝ $35.00High
7/12/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$43.00Medium
7/6/2018GuggenheimDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
6/29/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$32.00Medium
4/26/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$38.00 ➝ $36.00Low
4/25/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$31.00 ➝ $32.00High
4/13/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$39.00Low
4/12/2018StephensInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$30.00Low
4/12/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Neutral$67.00Low
4/11/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$32.00Low
4/11/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$47.00 ➝ $43.00High
4/5/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$31.00Low
3/15/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$38.00Low
2/27/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$40.00 ➝ $38.00Low
2/23/2018Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$36.00Medium
2/23/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetOverweight ➝ Buy$52.00 ➝ $47.00Low
2/22/2018SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$38.00Medium
2/22/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$41.00 ➝ $31.00Medium
2/22/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$40.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
2/22/2018CowenReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$45.00 ➝ $42.00Low
2/22/2018CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$43.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
1/17/2018R. F. LaffertyInitiated CoverageBuy$52.00Low
1/11/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$45.00Low
1/9/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuyN/A
12/21/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$44.00Low
12/6/2017B. RileyInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$40.00Medium
11/20/2017BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$39.00N/A
11/14/2017Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformN/A
11/13/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$43.00N/A
11/10/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$40.50N/A
11/10/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$39.00 ➝ $41.00N/A
11/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$43.00 ➝ $40.00N/A
11/8/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$55.00 ➝ $47.00N/A
10/19/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$36.00N/A
10/7/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$55.00N/A
10/4/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$40.00N/A
9/28/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$35.00 ➝ $43.00High
8/28/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $40.00Low
8/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $41.00High
8/2/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$65.00 ➝ $45.00Low
8/2/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual Weight$45.00Medium
8/2/2017CowenLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$60.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
7/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$65.00 ➝ $42.00High
7/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$65.00High
7/1/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$60.00Low
6/21/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$76.00 ➝ $55.00High
6/21/2017CowenReiterated RatingOutperform$70.00High
6/15/2017Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$51.00High
6/13/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$63.00Low
6/9/2017CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$58.00 ➝ $52.00Medium
6/6/2017Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$47.00 ➝ $38.00High
5/31/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$63.00 ➝ $64.00High
5/26/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$60.00N/A
5/25/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00Medium
4/26/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$70.00 ➝ $65.00Low
4/21/2017BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$56.00 ➝ $45.00High
4/11/2017SimmonsBoost Price TargetOverweight$63.50 ➝ $64.50Medium
4/11/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$70.00Medium
4/1/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$76.00Medium
3/25/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$56.00Medium
2/25/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$72.00N/A
2/24/2017ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$76.00N/A
2/24/2017Howard WeilUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$76.00N/A
1/31/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$70.00N/A
1/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price Target$69.00N/A
(Data available from 1/19/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.04 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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U.S. Silica logo
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. engages in the provision of commercial silica products. It operates through the following segments: Oil and Gas Proppants and Industrial and Specialty Products. The Oil and Gas Proppants segment focuses in delivering fracturing sand, which is pumped down oil and natural gas wells to prop open rock fissures and increase the flow rate of natural gas and oil from the wells. The Industrial and Specialty products segment consists of products and materials used in various industries including, container glass, fiberglass, specialty glass, flat glass, building products, fillers and extenders, foundry products, chemicals, recreation products and filtration products. The company was founded on November 14, 2008 and is headquartered in Katy, TX.
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Today's Range

Now: $10.91
Low: $10.90
High: $11.62

50 Day Range

MA: $10.02
Low: $9.13
High: $11.99

52 Week Range

Now: $10.91
Low: $7.22
High: $15.38


908,495 shs

Average Volume

1,069,866 shs

Market Capitalization

$813.57 million

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of U.S. Silica?

The following equities research analysts have issued stock ratings on U.S. Silica in the last twelve months: B. Riley, Barclays PLC, Morgan Stanley, TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for U.S. Silica?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for U.S. Silica in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $12.33, suggesting a possible upside of 13.0%. B. Riley has the highest price target set, predicting SLCA will reach $15.00 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $10.00 for U.S. Silica in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for U.S. Silica?

U.S. Silica currently has 2 sell ratings and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in SLCA, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact U.S. Silica's investor relations team?

U.S. Silica's physical mailing address is 24275 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 600, KATY TX, 77494. The mining company's listed phone number is (281) 258-2170 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for U.S. Silica is www.ussilica.com.