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Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. Message Board

  • h92661 h92661 Apr 8, 2011 9:56 AM Flag

    SFE Moving Forward!!!!!!

    Great balance sheet, plenty of cash, and a great stable of private cos!!! The latest investment looks really interesting and promising.....I'll buy back in at 19/share....
    good luck

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    • The market didn't see to like the Pixel Optics investment with the $.89 drop in the SFE share price representing a $17m reduction in marketcap meaning the market thinks SFE only got $8m in value from its $25m investment while not knowing the valuation of the investment.

      Personally, I'm right in the sweet spot for Pixel optics having recently purchased reading glasses to replace mild bifocals. Bifocals would cost me about $500 which is half the cost of these lenses. Dedicated reading glasses aren't working out for me so I'll be purchasing new bifocals soon. Personally won't pay that premium for these lenses although presumably the price will come down.

      The good news here is that SFE is dramatically increasing the size of its investments and is now a credible player to invest in companies going to market and is leading investments that include "name-brand" firms.

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