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

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$19.40 -0.15 (-0.77 %)
(As of 05/21/2018 12:36 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.55
Today's Range$19.40 - $19.95
52-Week Range$14.15 - $21.33
Volume6,828 shs
Average Volume2,664 shs
Market Capitalization$89.82 million
P/E Ratio21.02
Dividend Yield5.33%
Beta0.06

About United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

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

Industry Toilet preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:UG
CUSIPN/A
Phone631-273-0900

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.02
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.97 million
Price / Sales6.87
Cash Flow$0.8735 per share
Price / Cash22.21
Book Value$2.48 per share
Price / Book7.82

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

Employees31
Outstanding Shares4,590,000

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 declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Friday, May 18th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Wednesday, June 13th. 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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter. The company 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.

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 been trending very positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a media sentiment score of 0.51 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 47.26 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 $19.40.

How big of a company is United-Guardian?

United-Guardian has a market capitalization of $89.82 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 (UG)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  40 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  74 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  114
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.

Analyst Ratings

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 5/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/10/2018Q1 2018$0.23$3.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/22/2018Q4 2017$0.22$3.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2017Q3 2017$0.24$3.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q2 2017$0.24$3.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q1 2017$0.14$2.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/23/2017Q4 2016$0.16$2.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q3 2016$0.20$3.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q2 2016$0.09$2.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q1$0.32$0.11$4.37 million$2.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/24/2016Q4 2015$0.09$1.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q3 2015$0.26$3.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2015Q2 2015$0.33$4.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q1 2015$0.32$4.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2015Q4 2014$0.31$3.99 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
3/24/2014Q4 2013$0.37$4.43 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q3 13$0.28$3.40 millionViewN/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
3/21/2013Q4 2012$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$0.24$3.35 million$3.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012Q2 2012$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012Q1 2012$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2012Q4 2011$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011Q3 2011$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011Q2 2011$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011Q1 2011$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/24/2011Q4 2010$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2010Q3 2010$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2010Q2 2010$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2010Q1 2010$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/24/2010Q4 2009$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2009Q3 2009$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2009Q2 2009$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2009Q1 2009$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2008Q3 2008$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2008Q2 2008$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2008Q1 2008$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Dividend Information

United-Guardian pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share, with a dividend yield of 5.15%. UG's next semi-annual dividend payment will be made on Wednesday, June 13.
Next Dividend:6/13/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:5.15%
Payout Ratio(s):114.48% (Based on Cash Flow)
N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2018Semi-Annual$0.505/29/20185/30/20186/13/2018
12/1/2017semiannual$0.505.52%12/8/201712/11/201712/18/2017
5/19/2017semiannual$0.425.45%5/25/20175/30/20176/12/2017
12/1/2016semiannual$0.404.88%12/8/201612/12/201612/19/2016
5/20/2016$0.355/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
5/20/2016semiannual$0.354.04%5/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
11/20/2015semiannual$0.505.31%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
5/18/2015semiannual$0.505.21%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015
11/25/2014semiannual$0.323.19%12/4/201412/8/201412/22/2014
5/19/2014semiannual$0.483.02%5/28/20145/30/20146/13/2014
11/26/2013semiannual$0.503.96%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
5/17/2013semiannual$0.473.64%5/28/20135/30/20136/14/2013
12/9/2012special$0.5012/12/201212/14/201212/21/2012
12/9/2012semiannual$0.4412/12/201212/14/201212/21/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 30.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.13%
Insider Trading History for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG)

United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/15/2016Joseph J VerniceVPSell4,526$14.89$67,392.143,400View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Betsee Parkermajor shareholderSell7,600$18.26$138,776.00438,811View 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$271,508.10446,411View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Betsee Parkermajor shareholderSell10,695$18.35$196,253.25461,453View 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)

Headlines

United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
United-Guardian (UG) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngineUnited-Guardian (UG) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 11:20 PM
United-Guardian Announces Increase in Mid-Year DividendUnited-Guardian Announces Increase in Mid-Year Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:10 AM
United-Guardian Is A BuyUnited-Guardian Is A Buy
seekingalpha.com - May 14 at 11:09 AM
United-Guardian Reports 67% Increase in EarningsUnited-Guardian Reports 67% Increase in Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 10:25 AM
United-Guardian: 1Q Earnings SnapshotUnited-Guardian: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 10:25 AM
ValuEngine Upgrades United-Guardian (UG) to HoldValuEngine Upgrades United-Guardian (UG) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:48 PM
United-Guardian Reports Higher 2017 Sales & EarningsUnited-Guardian Reports Higher 2017 Sales & Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 10:22 AM
United-Guardian (UG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on WednesdayUnited-Guardian (UG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 1:34 AM
PSA's Tavares Says World Already in Chaos, Agility NeededPSA's Tavares Says World Already in Chaos, Agility Needed
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 10:09 AM
United-Guardian Announces Regular and Special DividendsUnited-Guardian Announces Regular and Special Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 8:44 AM
ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : December 27, 2017ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : December 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 4:55 PM
United-Guardian, Inc. : UG-US: Dividend Analysis : December 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 11, 2017United-Guardian, Inc. : UG-US: Dividend Analysis : December 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 4:39 PM
United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) to Issue Semiannual Dividend of $0.50United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) to Issue Semiannual Dividend of $0.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 1 at 5:46 PM
ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : November 28, 2017ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : November 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 4:27 PM
United-Guardian, Inc. :UG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 27, 2017United-Guardian, Inc. :UG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 3:42 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 1:32 PM
United-Guardian posts 3Q profitUnited-Guardian posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 12:56 PM
United-Guardian posts 3Q profitUnited-Guardian posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 12:56 PM
United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Releases  Earnings ResultsUnited-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Releases Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 10 at 5:36 PM
United-Guardian Reports Strong Nine-Month Financial ResultsUnited-Guardian Reports Strong Nine-Month Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 9:05 AM
United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on TuesdayUnited-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 31 at 8:52 AM
ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : October 18, 2017ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : October 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:20 AM
ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : September 25, 2017ETFs with exposure to United-Guardian, Inc. : September 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:12 PM
PSA Prepared for Electric Vehicle Disruption, Says CEOPSA Prepared for Electric Vehicle Disruption, Says CEO
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 10:46 AM
TheStreet Upgrades United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) to BTheStreet Upgrades United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) to B
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 8:16 AM
United-Guardian, Inc. :UG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017United-Guardian, Inc. :UG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 7:52 AM
United-Guardian Reports Strong 2nd Quarter and 6-Month ResultsUnited-Guardian Reports Strong 2nd Quarter and 6-Month Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:11 AM
United-Guardian posts 2Q profitUnited-Guardian posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:11 AM
United-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on MondayUnited-Guardian, Inc. (UG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 8:16 AM
United-Guardian posts 1Q profitUnited-Guardian posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 10 at 9:39 AM
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial ConditionUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - March 23 at 3:20 PM
PSA Group CEO Says They Will Unleash Potential of OpelPSA Group CEO Says They Will Unleash Potential of Opel
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:22 PM
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD DisclosureUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - December 10 at 11:41 AM
Form 8-K UNITED GUARDIAN INC For: Dec 01Form 8-K UNITED GUARDIAN INC For: Dec 01
www.streetinsider.com - December 2 at 8:01 PM
United Guardian: Storm Clouds AheadUnited Guardian: Storm Clouds Ahead
seekingalpha.com - November 17 at 12:37 PM
United-Guardian Reports Second Quarter Financial ResultsUnited-Guardian Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 8:41 PM
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security HoldersUNITED 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
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and ExhibitsUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - May 20 at 9:01 AM
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and ExhibUNITED 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
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Changes in Registrants CertUNITED 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
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Changes in Registrants CertifUNITED 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
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual ReportUNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 24 at 4:16 PM
UNITED GUARDIAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or StandarUNITED 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

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