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NASDAQ:UGUnited-Guardian Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.05 (-0.33 %)
(As of 05/22/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.05
50-Day Range
MA: $14.26
52-Week Range
Now: $15.05
Volume3,759 shs
Average Volume6,692 shs
Market Capitalization$69.08 million
P/E Ratio16.01
Dividend Yield7.31%
United-Guardian, Inc. manufactures and markets cosmetic ingredients, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, healthcare products, and specialty industrial products in the United States and internationally. It offers personal care products, including LUBRAJEL line of water-based moisturizing and lubricating gel formulations; LUBRAJEL II XD; 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 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. The company's medical products comprise LUBRAJEL RR and RC lubricant gels for urinary catheters; LUBRAJEL MG to lubricate urinary catheters, pre-lubricated enema tips, and other medical devices; LUBRAJEL LC, LUBRAJEL FA, and LUBRAJEL BA, which are LUBRAJEL formulations for oral use; LUBRAJEL FLUID to lubricate water-soluble products; and LUBRAJEL TF, a medical lubricant. Its pharmaceutical products consist of RENACIDIN, a prescription drug to prevent and dissolve calcifications in urethral catheters and the urinary bladder; and CLORPACTIN WCS-90, an antimicrobial product to treat infections in the urinary bladder. The company's industrial products include DESELEX liquid, a sequestering and chelating agent for use in the manufacture of detergents; and THOROCLENS, a chlorine-based cleanser. United-Guardian, Inc. also conducts research and product development, primarily related to the development of cosmetic and personal care products. The company markets its products through marketing partners and distributors, advertising in medical and trade journals, mailings to physicians and to the trade, and exhibitions at medical meetings. United-Guardian, Inc. was founded in 1942 and is based in Hauppauge, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.90 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Toilet preparations



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.60 million
Cash Flow$1.08 per share
Book Value$2.49 per share


Net Income$4.76 million


Market Cap$69.08 million
Next Earnings Date8/14/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has United-Guardian's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United-Guardian's stock was trading at $15.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UG stock has decreased by 1.0% and is now trading at $15.05. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is United-Guardian's next earnings date?

United-Guardian is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 14th 2020. View our earnings forecast for United-Guardian.

How were United-Guardian's earnings last quarter?

United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 19th. The company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $3.82 million during the quarter. United-Guardian had a net margin of 31.50% and a return on equity of 38.89%. View United-Guardian's earnings history.

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

United-Guardian announced a semi-annual dividend on Friday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Wednesday, June 17th. This represents a yield of 7.3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 2nd. View United-Guardian's dividend history.

Has United-Guardian been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UG stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutUnited-Guardian.

Are investors shorting United-Guardian?

United-Guardian saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,000 shares, a decrease of 16.7% from the April 30th total of 3,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 6,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.4 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. View United-Guardian's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of United-Guardian own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United-Guardian investors own include Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Continental Resources (CLR), Cinemark (CNK), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Hain Celestial Group (HAIN), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Teekay Lng Partners (TGP), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are United-Guardian's key executives?

United-Guardian's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth H. Globus, Pres, Chairman, Principal Exec. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 67)
  • Mr. Robert S. Rubinger, Exec. VP, Sec. & Director (Age 76)
  • Mr. Peter A. Hiltunen, VP & Production Mang. (Age 60)
  • Andrea J. Young, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Controller (Age 50)
  • Donna Vigilante, R&D Mang. and Director of Technical Services

What is United-Guardian's stock symbol?

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

Who are United-Guardian's major shareholders?

United-Guardian's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Rodgers Brothers Inc. (1.27%), BlackRock Inc. (0.58%), UBS Group AG (0.38%), Morgan Stanley (0.18%) and Deutsche Bank AG (0.08%). View institutional ownership trends for United-Guardian.

Which institutional investors are selling United-Guardian stock?

UG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, and Deutsche Bank AG. View insider buying and selling activity for United-Guardian.

Which institutional investors are buying United-Guardian stock?

UG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rodgers Brothers Inc., UBS Group AG, and BlackRock Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for United-Guardian.

How do I buy shares of United-Guardian?

Shares of UG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is United-Guardian's stock price today?

One share of UG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.05.

How big of a company is United-Guardian?

United-Guardian has a market capitalization of $69.08 million and generates $13.60 million in revenue each year. United-Guardian employs 23 workers across the globe.

What is United-Guardian's official website?

The official website for United-Guardian is www.u-g.com.

How can I contact United-Guardian?

United-Guardian's mailing address is 230 MARCUS BOULEVARD, HAUPPAUGE NY, 11788. The company can be reached via phone at 631-273-0900.

This page was last updated on 5/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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