U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) was less active in the last trading session as around 1225313 shares exchanged hands on Wall Street, representing a decrease from its normal capacity of 1672480 shares. A 3.65% change after the initial price of $12.66, sent the closing price to $12.51.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) Analyst Opinion

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is currently rated as outperform by 17 stock analysts, with the company still having around 18.96% shares outstanding that can be sold short legally. The value of their shares went up by 14.35% last month. Over the course of a year, the stock has grown by 22.89%. Financial analysts are becoming more bullish than ever, with the 9 analysts who cover the activities of SLCA advising investors to buy. Experts on Wall Street have set a price target of $16.25 for the stock. The decision was arrived after looking at their 29.9% gain from current levels. At the moment, U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) trading price is around -55.46% below its 52-week high.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. Earnings Surprise

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) was successful in overcoming the expected -$0.13 as the stock recorded an earnings of -$0.08 a piece during their last financial report presentation. Revenue, meanwhile, had a distance of -0.61% from the previous quarter, with the company recording $355.19 million in revenue.

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) Intraday View

The shares of U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) have struggled and recovered 34.52% ever since it recorded its 52 week low. During the course of 5 days, the stock price volatility has remained at 4.54%, increasing the time frame to a month, the volatility recorded was 5.6%. The price of their shares has been successful in staying above its 20 day-moving average, staying at a distance of 15.99% and while its 50-day moving average is around -3.93%. In a look at the previous five trading session SLCA stock has returned 8.69% and sank -14.69% when compared to its 200-day moving average that is $13.68. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) will look to overcome its -53.36% fall that it witnessed in the past year.

As the normal trading session ended, the stock of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC), fetched in a $-1.14 retreat to $26.3. The session began with the stock price at $27.4, hitting a high of $27.41 before down again. For the week, analysts seem to be okay with their neutral with the consensus call staying at 2.5. Corporate Office Properties Trust gets 3 buy analyst recommendations while 9 recommend a hold and 0 rated it as a sell. The shares of the company tumbled -15.19% from its high $31.01, with their overall market value now roughly $3.01 billion.

Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) Consensus Price Target

The mean recommendation of OFC on Reuter’s scale upped from 2.5 to 2.53 within 30 days. This figure implies that the majority of analysts rate it as a hold. The price target for Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) is now around $29 a share, implying the stock has what it takes to grow by 10.27%. The recent trading session also indicated the stock needs to add 25.48% more meet analysts’ high consensus price target.

Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) Intraday Trading

The current trading volume of the company was 1343988 shares during the last session. That compares with the recent average volume of 1021860 shares. By the end of the regular trading session, the price volatility over a 1-week span was 2.49 % while over a month it stood at 2.1%. The stock price of OFC dropped to $26.19 during the day and at a certain time in 12 months it traded as low as $20.03. It has made a 31.27% recovery since its 52-week low point and has returned 25.06% year-to-date. [T3]