Media headlines about United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a news sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.5560857909203 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Several analysts have commented on UG shares. TheStreet raised shares of United-Guardian from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. ValuEngine raised shares of United-Guardian from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th.
United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) traded up 1.7959% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $17.2035. 3,209 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. United-Guardian has a one year low of $13.75 and a one year high of $18.05. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $16.54 and its 200-day moving average price is $15.36. The stock has a market cap of $79.03 million, a PE ratio of 23.3110 and a beta of 0.18.
United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $3.78 million during the quarter. United-Guardian had a return on equity of 23.71% and a net margin of 26.20%.
United-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.
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