NASDAQ:UG - United-Guardian Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$19.00 -0.05 (-0.26 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 02:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$19.00
Today's Range$18.75 - $19.0510
52-Week Range$15.00 - $21.33
Volume4,381 shs
Average Volume3,417 shs
Market Capitalization$87.52 million
P/E Ratio20.48
Dividend Yield5.25%
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Toilet preparations


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio7.03
Quick Ratio6.28


Trailing P/E Ratio20.48
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.97 million
Price / Sales6.72
Cash Flow$0.8780 per share
Price / Cash21.64
Book Value$2.48 per share
Price / Book7.66


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$3.84 million
Net Margins31.16%
Return on Equity32.51%
Return on Assets28.96%


Outstanding Shares4,590,000
Market Cap$87.52

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Semi-Annual dividend on Friday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 30th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Wednesday, June 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 29th. View United-Guardian's Dividend History.

How were United-Guardian's earnings last quarter?

United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $3.52 million for the quarter. United-Guardian had a net margin of 31.16% and a return on equity of 32.51%. View United-Guardian's Earnings History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United-Guardian?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United-Guardian in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

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:
  • Mr. Kenneth H. Globus, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Gen. Counsel (Age 66)
  • Mr. Robert S. Rubinger, Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP, Treasurer, Sec. and Director (Age 75)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Vernice, VP (Age 60)
  • Donna Vigilante, R&D Mang. and Director of Technical Services
  • Roseann LaCorte, Controller & Accounting Mang. (Age 51)

Has United-Guardian been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about UG stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a news impact score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 47.78 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United-Guardian's stock price today?

One share of UG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.00.

How big of a company is United-Guardian?

United-Guardian has a market capitalization of $87.52 million and generates $12.97 million in revenue each year. United-Guardian employs 31 workers across the globe.

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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  46 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  76 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United-Guardian and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by Staff

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