United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) saw a large decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 900 shares, a decrease of 64.0% from the December 15th total of 2,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 0 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently ∞ days.
United-Guardian stock opened at $14.31 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $65.68 million, a P/E ratio of 14.75 and a beta of -0.02. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $14.48 and its 200 day moving average is $14.78. United-Guardian has a twelve month low of $10.65 and a twelve month high of $20.05.
United-Guardian (NASDAQ:UG) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 10th. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $2.34 million for the quarter. United-Guardian had a return on equity of 39.88% and a net margin of 33.07%.
United-Guardian, Inc manufactures and markets cosmetic ingredients, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, and specialty industrial products in the United States and internationally. It offers cosmetic ingredients, including LUBRAJEL line of water-based moisturizing and lubricating gel formulations; LUBRAJEL PF and NORGEL, a preservative-free form of LUBRAJEL; LUBRAJEL NATURAL, which are natural ingredients for cosmetic use; LUBRAJEL MARINE; LUBRASIL, a special formulation of LUBRAJEL in which silicone oil is incorporated into a LUBRAJEL base; LUBRAJEL II XD; LUBRASLIDE and B-122 powdered lubricants that are used in the manufacture of pressed powders, eyeliners, and rouges; KLENSOFT, a surfactant, which is used in shampoos, shower gels, makeup removers, and other cosmetic formulations; and ORCHID COMPLEX, an oil-soluble base for skin creams, lotions, cleansers, and other cosmetics.
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