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Two differing perspectives on UDG

Two differing perspectives on UDG

Poor first-quarter sales in UDG’s (UDG) Sharp packaging business forced management to trim the division’s guidance for the year to September 2018 to mid-single-digit revenue growth. The announcement sent the share price down more than 5 per cent on results day. Now investors face a question: is that share price fall a) a long overdue response to UDG’s exorbitant valuation or b) an over-reaction to a trading blip and therefore a buying opportunity?

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