United-Guardian, Inc. (Nasdaq:UG) specializes in the research, development, and manufacturing of cosmetic ingredients, pharmaceuticals, medical lubricants, and proprietary specialty industrial products. They engage in marketing and supply agreements with partners in the United States and abroad. Recently, the primary focus has been on the research and development of “natural” products.
Comps: Jupiter Wellness, Inc. (Nasdaq:JUPW), Natural Alternatives International, Inc. (Nasdaq:NAII)
If we look in comparison to similar health product manufacturers, we see that United-Guardian has the edge in earnings per share, profit margins, and return on equity. Moreover, they generated more revenue than Jupiter Wellness. Overall, their wide product base and margins allow for a competitive stock, not to mention an impressive 5.5% yield.