Prominent Runners: U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA), Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW)

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

The company announced its last quarter financial performance results on 11/06/2017. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) belongs to Basic Materials sector that surged 0.08% in value when last trading session closed at $36.28. The company has a market capitalization of $2.95 Billion. The company’s stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 3.1 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of 5.1 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -0.9 percent. The company reached its 52-Week high of $61.49 on 02/23/17 and 52-Week low of $24.26 on 08/15/17.

Earnings per share (ttm) for U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) according to Finviz Data is $0.8.

The growth estimate for U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) for the current quarter is 885.7 percent. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 644.4 percent. The company’s stock has grown by -8.48 percent in the past 5 years. For the next 5 years, the company is expected to grow by 87.9 percent.

The 21 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for U.S. Silica Holdings Inc have a median target of 41.00, with a high estimate of 63.00 and a low estimate of 26.50. The median estimate represents a +13.01% increase from the last price of 36.28.

Financial History:

Following Earnings result, share price were UP 14 times out of last 25 Qtrs. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 66% percent of times. It has met expectations  1 times and missed earnings  3  times.

The consensus recommendation for U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (SLCA) is 1.23. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The consensus recommendation 30 days ago for this company stood at 1.23. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 1.42, and 90 days ago was at 1.41 respectively.

Future Expectations:

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. to have earnings per share of $0.55.

Revenue is expected to range from 351.59 Million to 376.4 Million with an average of 16000.

Company Profile:

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is a producer of industrial minerals, including sand proppants, whole grain silica, ground silica, fine ground silica, calcined kaolin clay and aplite clay. The company also operates as a research and development specialist for customized products and solutions. The industries and applications served by U.S. Silica includes oil and gas, glass, chemicals, foundry, building products, fillers and extenders, recreation, industrial filtration and treatment, and testing and analysis. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Frederick, Maryland.

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW):

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW) belongs to Consumer Discretionary sector closed its last session with a declined of -1.05 percent and closed its previous trading session at $61.19. According to Finviz reported data, the stock currently has Earnings per Share (EPS) (ttm) of $1.68. The company has the Market capitalization of $3.92 Billion. The company’s stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 8.9 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of -9.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 23.2 percent. The company reached its 52-Week high of $63.1 on 01/17/18 and 52-Week low of $11.61 on 01/23/17.

The growth estimate for Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW) for the current quarter is 55 percent. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 700 percent. The company’s stock has grown by -16.19 percent in the past 5 years. For the next 5 years, the company is expected to grow by 15 percent.

The 4 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Weight Watchers International Inc have a median target of 57.50, with a high estimate of 70.00 and a low estimate of 35.00. The median estimate represents a -6.03% decrease from the last price of 61.19.

Financial History:

Following Earnings result, share price were DOWN 18 times out of last 32 Qtrs. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 66% percent of times. It has met expectations  1 times and missed earnings  3  times.

The consensus recommendation for Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW) is 1.67. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The consensus recommendation 30 days ago for this company stood at 2. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 2, and 90 days ago was at 2 respectively.

Future Expectations:

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects Weight Watchers International, Inc. to have earnings per share of $0.31.

Revenue is expected to range from 304 Million to 310.8 Million with an average of 3000.

Company Profile:

Weight Watchers International, Inc. is the largest provider of weight control programs in the world. The core of their business is weekly meetings, in which they present thier scientifically designed program, incorporating group support and education about healthy eating patterns, behavior modification and physical activity.