Could United-guardian Inc (NASDAQ:UG) Skyrocket? The Stock Had Too Little Sellers

June 13, 2018 - By Darrin Black

Investors sentiment increased to 2 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.90, from 1.1 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 0 investors sold United-Guardian, Inc. shares while 4 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 7 raised stakes. 1.10 million shares or 0.68% more from 1.10 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Bridgeway Cap owns 0% invested in United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) for 10,000 shares. Northern Tru Corporation holds 0% or 11,600 shares in its portfolio. Royal Bancshares Of Canada reported 100 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Eagle Ridge Investment Mgmt owns 15,561 shares. Zpr Invest Mngmt owns 12,685 shares for 0.33% of their portfolio. Moreover, Acadian Asset Lc has 0% invested in United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) for 1,138 shares. Teton Advisors Inc has invested 0.13% in United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG). Clearbridge Invests Limited Liability Company owns 2,000 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Frontier Invest Management has 11,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Morgan Stanley owns 4,429 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Dimensional Fund L P accumulated 0% or 116,086 shares. Northstar Grp Incorporated holds 0.28% in United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) or 30,357 shares. Wells Fargo Company Mn reported 1,801 shares. Parthenon Ltd invested 0.46% of its portfolio in United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG). First Manhattan Communication has 14,062 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

The stock of United-guardian Inc (NASDAQ:UG) registered a decrease of 57.14% in short interest. UG’s total short interest was 900 shares in June as published by FINRA. Its down 57.14% from 2,100 shares, reported previously. With 2,200 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 0 days to cover their UG’s short positions. The short interest to United-guardian Inc’s float is 0.03%.

The stock decreased 1.15% or $0.225 during the last trading session, reaching $19.425. About 2,568 shares traded. United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) has risen 45.00% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.43% the S&P500.

United-Guardian, Inc. researches, develops, makes, and markets cosmetic ingredients, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, healthcare products, and specialty industrial products in the United States, China, Canada, and internationally. The company has market cap of $89.25 million. It offers personal care products, including LUBRAJEL line of water moisturizing and lubricating gel formulations; 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 cosmetics, such as 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. It has a 24.94 P/E ratio. 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 for oral use; LUBRAJEL FLUID to lubricate water-soluble products; LUBRAJEL BA for oral care; and LUBRAJEL TF, a medical lubricant for medical products companies.

Another recent and important United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “United-Guardian Announces Increase in Mid-Year Dividend” on May 18, 2018.

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