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US Silica Holdings Gross Margin %

: 30.79% (As of Jun. 2022)
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Gross Margin % is calculated as gross profit divided by its revenue. US Silica Holdings's Gross Profit for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $120 Mil. US Silica Holdings's Revenue for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $389 Mil. Therefore, US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 30.79%.


The historical rank and industry rank for US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin % or its related term are showing as below:

SLCA' s Gross Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.8   Med: 29.06   Max: 41.95
Current: 26.07


During the past 13 years, the highest Gross Margin % of US Silica Holdings was 41.95%. The lowest was 14.80%. And the median was 29.06%.

SLCA's Gross Margin % is ranked worse than
51.33% of 937 companies
in the Oil & Gas industry
Industry Median: 27.67 vs SLCA: 26.07

US Silica Holdings had a gross margin of 30.79% for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 => Competition eroding margins

The 5-Year average Growth Rate of Gross Margin for US Silica Holdings was 9.70% per year.


US Silica Holdings Gross Margin % Historical Data

The historical data trend for US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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US Silica Holdings Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Gross Margin %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 30.14 26.26 23.14 32.02 27.98

US Silica Holdings Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Gross Margin % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 39.19 22.39 23.62 25.59 30.79

Competitive Comparison

For the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services subindustry, US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin %, along with its competitors' market caps and Gross Margin % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

US Silica Holdings Gross Margin % Distribution

For the Oil & Gas industry and Energy sector, US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin % falls into.



US Silica Holdings Gross Margin % Calculation

Gross Margin is the percentage of Gross Profit out of sales or Revenue.

US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Gross Margin % (A: Dec. 2021 )=Gross Profit (A: Dec. 2021 ) / Revenue (A: Dec. 2021 )
=308.9 / 1103.879
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=(1103.879 - 794.983) / 1103.879
=27.98 %

US Silica Holdings's Gross Margin for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as


Gross Margin % (Q: Jun. 2022 )=Gross Profit (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=119.6 / 388.513
=(Revenue - Cost of Goods Sold) / Revenue
=(388.513 - 268.896) / 388.513
=30.79 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

A positive Gross Profit is only the first step for a company to make a net profit. The gross profit needs to be big enough to also cover related labor, equipment, rental, marketing/advertising, research and development and a lot of other costs in selling the products.


US Silica Holdings  (NYSE:SLCA) Gross Margin % Explanation

Warren Buffett believes that firms with excellent long term economics tend to have consistently higher margins.

Durable competitive advantage creates a high Gross Margin % because of the freedom to price in excess of cost. Companies can be categorized by their Gross Margin %

1. Greater than 40% = Durable competitive advantage
2. Less than 40% = Competition eroding margins
3. Less than 20% = no sustainable competitive advantage
Consistency of Gross Margin is key

US Silica Holdings had a gross margin of 30.79% for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 => Competition eroding margins


Be Aware

If a company loses its competitive advantages, usually its gross margin declines well before its sales declines. Watching Gross Margin % and Operating Margin % closely helps avoid value trap situations.


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US Silica Holdings Business Description

US Silica Holdings logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
24275 Katy Freeway, Suite 600, Katy, TX, USA, 77494
US Silica Holdings Inc is one of the leading suppliers of sand used in hydraulic fracturing of oil and gas wells. The company delivers sand in most major basins via its extensive logistics network and has an emerging last-mile logistics capability to deliver sand direct to the well site. Its operating segment includes Oil and Gas Proppants and Industrial and Specialty Products. The company generates maximum revenue from the Oil and Gas Proppants segment.
Executives
Rogers Sandra director 24275 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 600 KATY TX 77494
Ussery James Derek officer: President Oil and Gas 1301 MCKINNEY ST STE 1800 HOUSTON TX 77010
Crowder Donna Lynnette officer: SVP and CHRO 24275 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 600 KATY TX 77494
Russell Stacy officer: SVP General Counsel 24275 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 600 KATY TX 77494
Lind Bonnie Cruickshank director 3460 PRESTON RIDGE ROAD ALPHARETTA GA 30005
Carusona Zach officer: President Specialty Minerals 24275 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 600 KATY TX 77494
Miers Daniel Ross officer: President SandBox Logistics 1301 MCKINNEY ST STE 1800 HOUSTON TX 77010
Macan William Andrew officer: See Remarks 24275 KATY FREEWAY, SUITE 600 KATY TX 77494
Stice J Michael director 525 CENTRAL PARK DRIVE OKLAHOMA CITY OK 73105
Bernard Peter Clark director 8490 PROGRESS DRIVE SUITE 300 FREDERICK MD 21701
Shaver Charles W director C/O US SILICA 8490 PROGRESS DR. STE 300 FREDERICK MD 21701
Smith Billy Ray officer: SVP & President, Oil & Gas 8490 PROGRESS DRIVE, SUITE 300 FREDERICK MD 21701
Duren Diane K director PO BOX 45308 OMAHA NE 68145
Kacal William Jennings director 2112 INWOOD DRIVE HOUSTON TX 77019
Merril Donald A officer: EVP & Chief Financial Officer 1293 SOUTH MAIN STREET AKRON OH 44301

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