Media headlines about United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 45.9244979572405 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

A number of research analysts recently weighed in on UG shares. TheStreet raised shares of United-Guardian from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Thursday. ValuEngine raised shares of United-Guardian from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th.

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) traded up 3.13% on Friday, hitting $17.30. 1,217 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a market capitalization of $79.48 million, a P/E ratio of 23.44 and a beta of 0.23. United-Guardian has a 52 week low of $13.75 and a 52 week high of $18.05. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $16.03 and a 200-day moving average price of $15.20.

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter. United-Guardian had a return on equity of 23.71% and a net margin of 26.20%. The business had revenue of $3.78 million for the quarter.

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United-Guardian Company Profile

United-Guardian, Inc manufactures and markets cosmetic ingredients, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, healthcare products and specialty industrial products. The Company also conducts research and product development, primarily related to the development of cosmetic and personal care products.

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