November 16, 2016 - By Marie Mckinney · 0 Comments
United Guardian Inc (NASDAQ:UG) institutional sentiment increased to 0.91 in Q2 2016. Its up 0.09, from 0.82 in 2016Q1. The ratio increased, as 10 funds started new and increased holdings, while 11 cut down and sold equity positions in United Guardian Inc. The funds in our partner’s database now own: 917,888 shares, up from 890,670 shares in 2016Q1. Also, the number of funds holding United Guardian Inc in their top 10 holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 2 Reduced: 9 Increased: 7 New Position: 3.
United-Guardian, Inc. manufactures and markets cosmetic ingredients, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, healthcare products and specialty industrial products. The company has a market cap of $75.82 million. The Firm also conducts research and product development, primarily related to the development of cosmetic and personal care products. It has a 32.47 P/E ratio. The Company’s research and development department also modifies, refines, and expands the uses for existing products.
The stock closed at $15.9 during the last session. It is down 19.56% since April 14, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.25% the S&P500.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “UNITED GUARDIAN conducts research, product development, manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, health care products, medical devices, and proprietary industrial products. They also distributes a line of over 3,000 fine organic chemicals, research chemicals, test solutions, indicators, dyes and reagents.”
Northstar Group Inc. holds 0.45% of its portfolio in United-Guardian, Inc. for 37,363 shares. Parthenon Llc owns 82,542 shares or 0.33% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Naples Global Advisors Llc has 0.13% invested in the company for 19,492 shares. The New York-based Teton Advisors Inc. has invested 0.11% in the stock. Gamco Investors Inc. Et Al, a New York-based fund reported 161,400 shares.#img1#
Insider Transactions: Since January 1, 0001, the stock had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $67,395 net activity.
More notable recent United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “United Guardian: Is The Current 5.4% Dividend Safe?” on April 22, 2016, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “United-Guardian Reports Second Quarter Financial Results” published on August 09, 2016, Globenewswire.com published: “United-Guardian Receives FDA Approval to Market New Single-Dose Form of Renacidin®” on January 04, 2016. More interesting news about United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “United Guardian: A Quiet Little Moneymaker” published on January 29, 2013 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “United Guardian Offering A 5% Yield With A Shareholder-Friendly Board Of Directors” with publication date: December 12, 2015.
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By Marie Mckinney