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U.S. Silica delivers bigger profit (access required)

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, a producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, doubled its net income for the fourth quarter. U.S. Silica reported net income of $33.2 million, or 61 cents per diluted share, ...

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U.S. Silica to buy back more stock

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, a producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, is increasing the company’s share repurchase program from $25 million to up to $50 million. The repurchase program, to be funded over ...

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U.S. Silica almost doubles profit

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, a producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, this week reported nearly double the net income for the third quarter. U.S. Silica posted a profit of $41.3 million, or 76 ...

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Forbes ranks U.S. Silica No. 1 among small companies

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, a producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, has been named No. 1 on Forbes’ 36th annual list of America’s Best Small Companies. Forbes ranked 100 companies with annual sales ...

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U.S. Silica expanding to meet demand

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, one of the largest domestic producers of commercial silica, a specialized mineral used in the oil and gas industries, announced plans on Tuesday to add approximately 3.8 million tons of capacity in response to ...

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U.S. Silica buys Texas company

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, a producer of commercial silica, announced it has completed the acquisition of Cadre Services Inc., a sand mining company based in Voca, Texas, for $98 million. Bryan Shinn, U.S. Silica president and chief executive ...

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U.S. Silica announces price increases (access required)

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc., of Frederick, which produces and sells various commercial silica and industrial mineral products, said it is increasing prices by an average of 10 percent for the majority of its non-contracted ground and fine ground silica sand products used primarily in paints, coatings, elastomers, chemicals, building products and other applications.

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