SFE - Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
12.14
+0.13 (+1.08%)
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Previous Close12.01
Open12.08
Bid12.13 x 800
Ask12.11 x 2200
Day's Range11.94 - 12.15
52 Week Range7.98 - 13.60
Volume176,135
Avg. Volume75,498
Market Cap249.8M
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.83
PE Ratio (TTM)20.54
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date1979-12-10
1y Target EstN/A
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  • PR Newswire3 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Present At LD Micro 9th Annual Invitational

    In January 2018, Safeguard began to implement a new business strategy designed to increase shareholder value.  Under the new strategy, Safeguard ceased deploying capital into new partner companies.  Safeguard remains focused on managing and financially supporting its existing partner companies, with the goal of pursuing monetization opportunities and maximizing the return of value to shareholders.  Since the implementation of this strategy, Safeguard has realized over $180 million in cash proceeds related to the monetizations of partner company interests. To register and attend the event, please visit https://www.ldmicro.com/events.

  • PR Newswire9 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics' Partner Company Transactis Acquired by Mastercard

    RADNOR, Pa., May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that its partner company, Transactis, has been acquired by Mastercard (MA).  Safeguard received total cash proceeds of approximately $57 million, representing an approximate 3.9X cash-on-cash return and approximate 39% IRR, not including immaterial amounts potentially receivable at a later date.  Safeguard deployed $14.5 million in Transactis since August 2014. "We congratulate Transactis Chairman and CEO, Joe Proto, on successfully building Transactis and achieving this milestone and wish him and the rest of the Transactis team success in the future.  Safeguard continues to make significant progress in our ongoing efforts to support the growth of, and to monetize, our portfolio of partner companies," said Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard President and CEO.  "Safeguard has been such a valuable capital provider and partner to Transactis.  We are very grateful to Brian and all his colleagues at Safeguard for their unwavering support from the first day Transactis became a Safeguard partner company through our successful exit to Mastercard," added Joe Proto.

  • PR Newswire11 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019

    Shareholders are asked to elect six independent directors, to cast an advisory vote to approve the compensation of the company's named executive officers, and to ratify KPMG LLP as independent public accounting ...

  • PR Newswire24 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

    Conference call and webcast today at 9:00 a.m. ET RADNOR, Pa. , May 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced ...

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, May 2nd

    Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, May 2nd at 9:00am ET RADNOR, Pa. , April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE:SFE) will release its  financial results  for the ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Appoints New Independent Director

    RADNOR, Pa., March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it has appointed a new independent director, Joseph M. Manko, Jr., to the Safeguard Board of Directors effective immediately and will support his re-election at the 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders as part of a six-person slate of nominees recommended by the Safeguard Board. Mr. Manko is the Senior Principal of The Horton Fund, and a joint owner, along with Darren C. Wallis of Maplewood Capital LLC, of Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. and its affiliates (collectively, "Sierra"), which currently own approximately 5.8% of the Company's outstanding common stock.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Present At Sidoti & Company Spring Investor Conference

    RADNOR, Pa., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at the Sidoti & Company Spring 2019 Investor Conference in New York City on Thursday, March 28, 2019. In January 2018, Safeguard began to implement a new business strategy designed to increase shareholder value. Under the new strategy, Safeguard ceased deploying capital into new partner companies.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Financial Results

    Conference call and webcast today at 9:00 a.m. ET RADNOR, Pa. , Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced ...

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Hires Evercore As Its Financial Advisor In Furtherance Of Its Strategic Plan

    RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it has hired Evercore as its financial advisor as it continues to pursue its previously announced strategy to monetize its portfolio of partner company interests in a fashion which maximizes the return of capital and shareholder value. Evercore will assist the Company's Board of Directors and management in the evaluation and exploration of potential strategic opportunities and alternatives as well as the return of capital alternatives available to the Company as it monetizes its portfolio of partner companies, including exploration of various initiatives such as the sale of individual partner companies, the sale of Safeguard's partner company interests in secondary market transactions, the sale of groups of partner company interests, a combination thereof, or the sale of the entire company.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Release Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2018 Financial Results On Thursday, February 28th

    Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for 9:00am ET RADNOR, Pa. , Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE:SFE) will release its  financial results  for the fourth quarter and ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics to Present at Noble Capital Markets' Fifteenth Annual Investor Conference

    RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at NobleConXV at the W Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Monday, January 28, 2019. In January 2018, Safeguard began to implement a new business strategy designed to increase shareholder value. Under the new strategy, Safeguard ceased deploying capital into new partner companies.

  • PR Newswire5 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Propeller Health Acquired By ResMed

    RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that its partner company, Propeller Health, has been acquired by ResMed (RMD) (RMD.AX) for $225 million in cash. Safeguard will receive total cash proceeds of $41.4 million, which excludes an amount of additional proceeds to be held in escrow, representing an approximate 3x cash-on-cash return and 34% IRR. "The closing of the Propeller Health acquisition by ResMed brings together two exceptional teams dedicated to improving respiratory medicine with digital technology.

  • PR Newswire5 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Present At 19th Annual CJS Securities "New Ideas For The New Year" Investor Conference

    RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at the 19th Annual CJS Securities "New Ideas for the New Year" Investor Conference on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 in New York City. Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard President and CEO, will provide an overview of the company and discuss its strategies to maximize shareholder value. In January 2018, Safeguard began to implement a new business strategy designed to increase shareholder value.

  • PR Newswire6 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Propeller Health To Be Acquired For $225 Million By ResMed

    RADNOR, Pa., Dec. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that its partner company, Propeller Health, signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by ResMed (RMD) (RMD.AX) for $225 million in cash. Safeguard expects to receive cash proceeds of $41.4 million, which excludes an amount of additional proceeds to be held in escrow, representing an approximate 3x cash-on-cash return and 34% IRR. "At Safeguard, we were early believers that digital technology would reshape healthcare," said Gary J. Kurtzman, MD, Managing Director at Safeguard and Board Member at Propeller Health.

  • PR Newswire6 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Present At 11th Annual LD Micro Main Event

    RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at the 11th Annual LD Micro Main Event investor conference in Bel-Air, CA being held December 4th – 6th at the Luxe Sunset Hotel. The full conference agenda is accessible at https://www.ldmicro.com/events/agenda. The LD Micro Main Event is one of the largest and most influential independent micro-cap investor conferences.

  • GlobeNewswire6 months ago

    Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Cherokee, Safeguard Scientifics, Twitter, Alico, Coda Octopus Group, and CollPlant Holdings Ltd. Sponsored ADR — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence

    NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • PR Newswire7 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    Conference call and webcast today at 9:00 a.m. ET RADNOR, Pa. , Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced financial results for the ...

  • PR Newswire7 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, October 25th

    Conference Call Scheduled for 9:00am ET RADNOR, Pa. , Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE: SFE) will release its  financial results  for the third quarter ended September ...

  • PR Newswire8 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Appoints Mark Herndon As Chief Financial Officer

    Herndon was named as an assurance partner at PwC in 2006.  He joined the firm in 1991 after earning a bachelor's degree in accounting from Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA.  He graduated from Goizueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta with an executive MBA in 2001.

  • PR Newswire9 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Pending Change In Chief Financial Officer

    RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David Kille has submitted his resignation to pursue another professional opportunity and will leave the Company on September 21.  Safeguard expects to name Mr. Kille's replacement shortly.  Mr. Kille joined the Company in 2015 as corporate controller and was named CFO in June 2018. Historically, Safeguard Scientifics (SFE) has provided capital and relevant expertise to fuel the growth of technology-driven businesses.  Safeguard has a distinguished track record of fostering innovation and building market leaders that spans more than six decades.  For more information, please visit www.safeguard.com or follow us on Twitter @safeguard.

  • PR Newswire10 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    Highlights monetization transactions involving partner companies MediaMath, AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions and Cask Data Conference call and webcast today at 9:00 a.m. ET RADNOR, Pa. , July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ ...

  • PR Newswire11 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Sale Of Partial Stake In MediaMath

    RADNOR, Pa., July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) today announced that it has completed the sale of 39.1% of Safeguard's ownership position in MediaMath Holdings. "This transaction is a 'win' for both parties," said Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard's President and Chief Executive Officer.  "MediaMath has emerged as a leader in the digital marketing category and we're excited to continue our partnership as they continue to build value for their stakeholders.

  • PR Newswire11 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Release Second Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, July 26th

    Conference Call Scheduled for 9:00am ET RADNOR, Pa. , July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE:SFE) will release its  financial results  for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 ...

  • PR Newswire11 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018

    Shareholders are asked to elect five independent directors, to cast an advisory vote to approve the compensation of the company's named executive officers, to ratify the adoption of a Section 382 Tax Benefits ...