Analyst Research and Recommendations: U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA), SemGroup Corporation (SEMG)

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) tinted gains of +1.04% (+0.16 points) to US$15.55. The volume of 1.02 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 1.97 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -2.9. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$34.34 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$9.3. The corporation has a market cap of US$1.16 Billion.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA)’s earnings per share has been growing at a -31 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 23.6 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -15.7 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was -5.8 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 0 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of -12.7 percent and possesses 26.3 percent gross margin.

Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 2 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 6 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.44. 8 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 2 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

SemGroup Corporation (NYSE:SEMG) is worth US$1.21 Billion and has recently risen 1.04% to US$14.63. The latest exchange of 1.06 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 1.23 Million shares. The day began at US$14.45 but the price moved to US$14.45 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$14.74. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$26.78 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$19.67.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 0.77, and a price to sales ratio of 0.48. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 11.9%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown -19.6%. With an institutional ownership near 0%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of -0.5.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 0 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 9 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 1 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.9.