United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Now Covered by StockNews.com

Equities researchers at StockNews.com started coverage on shares of United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UGGet Free Report) in a report released on Tuesday. The firm set a “buy” rating on the stock.

United-Guardian Stock Performance

Shares of UG opened at $9.48 on Tuesday. United-Guardian has a 52 week low of $5.79 and a 52 week high of $9.88. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $9.00 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $8.32. The firm has a market capitalization of $43.55 million, a P/E ratio of 15.80 and a beta of 0.80.

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UGGet Free Report) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May 10th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter. United-Guardian had a return on equity of 25.18% and a net margin of 23.77%. The business had revenue of $3.26 million for the quarter.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On United-Guardian

An institutional investor recently raised its position in United-Guardian stock. Rodgers Brothers Inc. boosted its stake in United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UGFree Report) by 5.0% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 100,100 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 4,750 shares during the period. Rodgers Brothers Inc. owned 2.18% of United-Guardian worth $766,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 23.16% of the company’s stock.

About United-Guardian

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United-Guardian, Inc manufactures and markets cosmetic ingredients, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, and proprietary specialty industrial products in the United States and internationally The company offers cosmetic ingredients, including LUBRAJEL, a line of water-based gel formulation for sensory enhancement, lubrication, and texture to personal care products; LUBRAJEL NATURAL for skin moisturizing; LUBRAJEL MARINE that develops natural products using naturally derived polymers; LUBRAJEL OlL NATURAL, which makes luxuriant textures without adding viscosity; LUBRAJEL TERRA, a multifunctional, moisturizing hydrogel products; LUBRASIL II SB, a formulation of LUBRAJEL; LUBRAJEL II XD; B-122, a powdered lubricant used in the manufacture of pressed powders, eyeliners, rouges, and industrial products; and ORCHID COMPLEX, an oil-soluble base for extract of fresh orchids used in fragrance products, such as perfumes and toiletries.

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