Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) Stock Price
News stories about United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. United-Guardian earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 45.9366918122085 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of United-Guardian from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 27th.
Shares of United-Guardian (NASDAQ UG) traded up 2.40% during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $17.10. 12,336 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $15.54 and a 200 day moving average price of $15.08. United-Guardian has a 12-month low of $13.75 and a 12-month high of $18.05. The firm has a market capitalization of $78.56 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.18 and a beta of 0.23.
United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter. United-Guardian had a net margin of 26.20% and a return on equity of 23.71%. The firm had revenue of $3.78 million during the quarter.
United-Guardian Company Profile
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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