United Guardian Inc (NASDAQ:UG) Institutional Investors Sentiment Drops in Q2 2018

November 10, 2018 - By Margaret Downey

Sentiment for United Guardian Inc (NASDAQ:UG)

United Guardian Inc (NASDAQ:UG) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.86 in Q2 2018. Its down -0.14, from 2 in 2018Q1. The ratio has worsened, as 13 institutional investors started new or increased stock positions, while 7 sold and decreased their equity positions in United Guardian Inc. The institutional investors in our partner’s database reported: 1.09 million shares, down from 1.10 million shares in 2018Q1. Also, the number of institutional investors holding United Guardian Inc in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 0 Reduced: 7 Increased: 11 New Position: 2.

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 $79.02 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 17.34 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’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.

The stock decreased 0.58% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $17.2. About 4,948 shares traded or 41.94% up from the average. United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) has risen 7.10% since November 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.52% the S&P500.

Parthenon Llc holds 0.45% of its portfolio in United-Guardian, Inc. for 101,873 shares. Zpr Investment Management owns 12,685 shares or 0.33% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Northstar Group Inc. has 0.28% invested in the company for 28,832 shares. The California-based Quantum Capital Management has invested 0.28% in the stock. Teton Advisors Inc., a New York-based fund reported 78,900 shares.

Another recent and important United-Guardian, Inc. (NASDAQ:UG) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “United-Guardian Reports Third Quarter Financial Results” on November 08, 2018.

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