Headlines about United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.1535365190616 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of United-Guardian stock traded up $0.15 during trading on Thursday, reaching $18.50. 564 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,502. United-Guardian has a 1-year low of $13.75 and a 1-year high of $21.33. The company has a market capitalization of $83.85, a PE ratio of 21.73 and a beta of 0.09.

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) last released its earnings results on Thursday, March 22nd. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. United-Guardian had a net margin of 29.63% and a return on equity of 28.15%. The company had revenue of $3.23 million for the quarter.

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About United-Guardian

United-Guardian, Inc researches, develops, manufactures, and markets cosmetic ingredients, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, healthcare products, and specialty industrial products in the United States, China, Canada, and internationally. It offers personal care products, including LUBRAJEL line of water-based moisturizing and lubricating gel formulations; ORCHID COMPLEX, an oil-soluble base for skin creams, lotions, cleansers, and other cosmetics; LUBRASLIDE and B-122 powdered lubricants for use in the manufacture of cosmetics, such as pressed powders, eyeliners, and rouges; KLENSOFT, a surfactant for use in shampoos, shower gels, makeup removers, and other cosmetic formulations; and LUBRASIL, a special form of LUBRAJEL in which silicone oil is incorporated into a LUBRAJEL base.

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