U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 31st. The mining company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. U.S. Silica Holdings had a net margin of 1.60% and a return on equity of 1.92%. The company had revenue of $290.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $316.43 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.17) EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 148.3% compared to the same quarter last year.
Shares of U.S. Silica Holdings (NYSE SLCA) opened at 26.10 on Friday. U.S. Silica Holdings has a 12 month low of $24.26 and a 12 month high of $61.49. The firm has a market cap of $2.12 billion, a P/E ratio of 149.14 and a beta of 2.33. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $29.46 and a 200 day moving average of $40.75.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be given a $0.063 dividend. This is an increase from U.S. Silica Holdings’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th. This represents a $0.25 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.97%. U.S. Silica Holdings’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 192.31%.
U.S. Silica Holdings Company Profile
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc is a domestic producer of commercial silica, a specialized mineral that is an input into a range of end markets. The Company operates in two segments: Oil & Gas Proppants, and Industrial & Specialty Products. In the Oil & Gas Proppants segment, it serves the oil and gas recovery market providing fracturing sand, or frac sand, which is pumped down oil and natural gas wells to prop open rock fissures and manage the flow rate of natural gas and oil from the wells.
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