United-Guardian Company Profile (NASDAQ:UG)

About United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

United-Guardian logoUnited-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. Its research and development department also modifies, refines, and expands the uses for existing products. Its products are separated into approximately four distinct product categories, such as personal care products (including cosmetic ingredients), pharmaceuticals, medical products and industrial products. Its personal care products are marketed globally by approximately six marketing partners. The products are sold directly to marketing partners, which in turn resell those products to its customers for use in the manufacture or compounding of the customers' personal care and cosmetic products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Pharmaceuticals - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:UG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.u-g.com
  • Market Cap: $69.37 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,594,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $15.32
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.05
  • 52 Week Range: $13.52 - $18.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.77
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.27
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $11.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 6.14
  • Book Value: $3.16 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.78
  • Annual Dividend: $0.84
  • Dividend Yield: 5.4%
  • EBIDTA: $3.73 million
  • Net Margins: 23.80%
  • Return on Equity: 18.72%
  • Return on Assets: 16.96%
  • Current Ratio: 10.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 9.20%
  • Average Volume: 3,976 shs.
  • Beta: 0.23
  • Short Ratio: 2.69
Frequently Asked Questions for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

What is United-Guardian's stock symbol?

United-Guardian trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UG."

How often does United-Guardian pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United-Guardian?

United-Guardian announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, May 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 30th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Monday, June 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 25th. This is an increase from United-Guardian's previous semiannual dividend of $0.35. View United-Guardian's Dividend History.

How were United-Guardian's earnings last quarter?

United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company earned $2.79 million during the quarter. United-Guardian had a net margin of 23.80% and a return on equity of 18.72%. View United-Guardian's Earnings History.

When will United-Guardian make its next earnings announcement?

United-Guardian is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for United-Guardian.

Who are some of United-Guardian's key competitors?

Who are United-Guardian's key executives?

United-Guardian's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kenneth H. Globus, Chairman of the Board, President, General Counsel
  • Robert S. Rubinger, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Director
  • Peter A. Hiltunen, Vice President
  • Joseph J. Vernice, Vice President
  • Roseann LaCorte, Controller
  • S. Ari Papoulias, Director
  • Andrew A. Boccone, Independent Director
  • Arthur M. Dresner, Independent Director
  • Lawrence F. Maietta, Independent Director

How do I buy United-Guardian stock?

Shares of United-Guardian can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United-Guardian's stock price today?

One share of United-Guardian stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  6 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  19 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  25
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings History for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Earnings by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Earnings History by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/7/2017N/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q1 2017$0.14$2.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q1$0.32$0.11$4.37 million$2.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314$0.09$3.40 million$2.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q214$0.20$6.94 million$2.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.29$3.95 million$3.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q3 13$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.29$3.74 million$3.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.34$3.89 million$3.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$0.24$3.35 million$3.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.34 EPS


Current Dividend Information for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Most Recent Dividend:6/12/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:5.56%
Payout Ratio:142.37% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
62.69% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

Dividend History by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 30.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 22.76%
Insider Trades by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/15/2016Joseph J VerniceVPSell4,526$14.89$67,392.14View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Betsee Parkermajor shareholderSell7,600$18.26$138,776.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Yun LiuInsiderBuy25,000$1.02$25,500.00
9/4/2015Nicolas Adrian BlitterswykDirectorBuy2,500$1.00$2,500.00
9/4/2015Yun LiuInsiderBuy8,500$1.00$8,500.00
9/3/2015S. Arthur AylesworthDirectorSell2,500$1.02$2,550.00
9/2/2015Nicolas Adrian BlitterswykDirectorBuy7,500$1.00$7,500.00
8/26/2015Betsee Parkermajor shareholderSell15,042$18.05$271,508.10View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Betsee Parkermajor shareholderSell10,695$18.35$196,253.25View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell2,927$19.08$55,847.16View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell3,522$19.14$67,411.08View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015S. Arthur AylesworthDirectorSell8,000$1.28$10,240.00
6/8/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell3,448$21.80$75,166.40View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015S. Arthur AylesworthDirectorSell13,800$1.18$16,284.00
5/26/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell9,630$22.26$214,363.80View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell17,778$18.31$325,515.18View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell8,659$18.41$159,412.19View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell2,927$18.36$53,739.72View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell3,522$19.29$67,939.38View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell3,448$18.68$64,408.64View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Betsee ParkerMajor ShareholderSell4,000$18.75$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Joseph J VerniceVPSell3,770$26.05$98,208.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Latest Headlines for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian, Inc. : UG-US: Dividend Analysis : May 30th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 27 at 6:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 27 at 6:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian, Inc.: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance?
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnited-Guardian, Inc. (UG) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.42 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian, Inc. :UG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 7:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnited-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 3:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian Reports Higher First Quarter Sales and Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 10:05 AM
marketbeat.com logoUnited-Guardian posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 10 at 9:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact United-Guardian (UG) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnited-Guardian (UG) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnited-Guardian (UG) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 6:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : April 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 7:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 8:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian Reports 2016 Year-End Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 3:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - March 23 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian, Inc. (UG)
finance.yahoo.com - March 17 at 3:54 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPSA Group CEO Says They Will Unleash Potential of Opel
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPSA to Leverage What It Learned From Turnaround to Opel
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPSA Group Buying GM’s Opel Brands for $2.3 Billion
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 11:54 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJPMorgan's Stubbs Sees Job Concerns in GM's Opel Deal
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 4:28 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - December 10 at 11:41 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K UNITED GUARDIAN INC For: Dec 01
www.streetinsider.com - December 2 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo9:01 am United-Guardian increases year-end dividend to $0.40/share from $0.35/share
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 8:29 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnited Guardian: Storm Clouds Ahead
seekingalpha.com - November 17 at 12:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPeugeot CEO Sees Growing Trend in Electric Vehicles
finance.yahoo.com - September 29 at 8:27 AM
globenewswire.com logoUnited-Guardian Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 8:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPSA: Brexit Not a Top Concern, China Profit Will Improve
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 5:50 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - June 6 at 1:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - May 20 at 9:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian Announces Mid-Year Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 9:00 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhib
biz.yahoo.com - May 13 at 9:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian Reports First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 13 at 9:00 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Changes in Registrant's Cert
biz.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:12 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Changes in Registrant's Certif
biz.yahoo.com - March 29 at 3:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 24 at 4:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited-Guardian Reports Year-End Earnings and Appointment of New Director
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 9:00 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 28 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPeugeot Citroen Sales Amid Volkswagen’s Emissions Scandal
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 4:24 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standar
biz.yahoo.com - October 16 at 11:30 AM



United-Guardian (UG) Chart for Tuesday, July, 25, 2017

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