- Last Close 11.88
- Sector Consumer Defensive
- Industry Household & Personal Products
- Investment Style Small Value
- Day Range 11.22 – 12.27
- Year Range 10.12 – 26.09
- Market Cap 54.5805 Mil
- Volume / Avg 16,485.0 / 5,387.1
- Price / Sales 4.01
- Price / Book 5.45
- Forward Div Yield 6.15%
- Trailing Div Yield 5.72%
Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis UG
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Company Profile UG
United-Guardian Inc manufactures and markets cosmetic ingredients, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, and specialty industrial products. Its product portfolio includes Klensoft, Deselex, Renacidin, Lubrajel Fluid and others. The company's pharmaceutical products are sold to and distributed by, full-line drug wholesalers throughout the United States. Its medical and specialty industrial products are sold directly by the company to the end-users of those products or, in some cases, to contract manufacturers used by some of those end users. It derives key revenue from the sales made in the US.
Hauppauge, NY, 11788
FAQs for United-Guardian Inc Stock
Yes. UG has a forward dividend yield of 6.15%.
UG’s full dividends and stock split history
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UG’s market cap is 54.58 Mil.
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UG’s stock style is Small Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.
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UG’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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