SFE - Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
12.50
+0.20 (+1.63%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close12.30
Open12.30
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range12.25 - 12.50
52 Week Range10.65 - 14.40
Volume67,828
Avg. Volume105,290
Market Cap257.084M
Beta1.37
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-4.34
Earnings DateOct 25, 2017 - Oct 30, 2017
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date1979-12-10
1y Target Est17.10
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  • PR Newswire2 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, April 26th

    Conference Call Scheduled for 9:00am ET RADNOR, Pa. , April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE: SFE) will release its  financial results  for the first quarter ended March 31, ...

  • Safeguard Scientifics CEO, CFO stepping down
    American City Business Journals14 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics CEO, CFO stepping down

    The C-suite exits come after activist investors' called for their removal following struggles at the investment firm.

  • MarketWatch15 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics' CEO to retire, CFO to 'depart' the company

    Safeguard Scientifics Inc. announced Friday a series of leadership changes, as part of the business management company's previously announced cost cutting program and plans to streamline the organizational ...

  • PR Newswire15 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Management Changes to Align Organization and Cost Structure with New Strategy

    RADNOR, Pa., April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced a series of management changes intended to streamline the Company's organizational structure and reduce operating costs.

  • PR Newswire17 days ago

    AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Acquires Professional Management Inc.

    AdvantEdge continues to expand its comprehensive medical billing services in Pathology, Radiology and Emergency Medicine WARREN, N.J. , April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions , ...

  • PR Newswire18 days ago

    Propeller Health Publishes Results From a Large Public Health Study on Asthma; Successfully Reduces the Burden of Asthma in Louisville

    MADISON, Wis., April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Propeller Health and peer-reviewed healthcare journal, Health Affairs, published results from a cross-sector partnership in Louisville, KY, that successfully reduced the burden of asthma. AIR Louisville, one of the largest studies of asthma conducted in a real-world setting, was a collaboration among 25 public, private and philanthropic organizations to use digital health technology to improve asthma. Partners and paper co-authors included representatives from city government such as the Mayor and agencies including Civic Innovation and Public Health, local business leaders and clinical providers, and nonprofit partner, the Institute for Healthy Air Water and Soil.

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    Stonegate Capital Partners Updates Coverage on Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

    DALLAS, TX / ACCESSWIRE / March 9, 2018 / Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE). COMPANY DESCRIPTION Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ( NYSE: SFE ) is a publicly traded private equity and venture capital ...

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Evolent Health CEO Frank Williams Joins Syapse Board of Directors

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 01, 2018-- Syapse, a leading precision medicine company, announced today that Frank Williams, the co-founder and CEO of Evolent Health, has joined the company’ s board of directors.. ...

  • ACCESSWIRE2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / March 1, 2018 / Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE ) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q4 Earnings Call to be held on March 1, 2018 at 9:00 AM Eastern Time. ...

  • Associated Press2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics reports 4Q loss

    On a per-share basis, the Radnor, Pennsylvania-based company said it had a loss of 91 cents. For the year, the company reported that its loss widened to $88.6 million, or $4.34 per share. Safeguard Scientifics ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2017 Financial Results

    Executing new strategy focused on managing and financially supporting existing Partner Companies to exit events and delivering net proceeds to shareholders 2018 Partner Company aggregate revenue projected ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Sierra Capital Comments on Safeguard's Adoption of Shareholder-Chilling NOL Poison Pill

    NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company") (SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, issued a statement today condemning Safeguard's adoption of a new so-called "tax benefits preservation plan," which effectively handcuffs its largest shareholders from acquiring  additional shares and negatively impacts trading liquidity ahead of an upcoming election contest. This comes at a time when, according to Sierra's calculations, Safeguard's tax assets appear to be at very little risk.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Adopts Tax Benefits Preservation Plan To Protect Valuable Tax Assets

    RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously adopted a tax benefits preservation plan (the "Plan") designed to protect and preserve Safeguard's ability to utilize its net operating loss carryforwards ("NOLs"). Safeguard intends to submit the Plan, which is similar to tax benefits preservation plans adopted by many other public companies with significant tax assets, for shareholder ratification at its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. As of December 31, 2016, Safeguard and its taxable entities had approximately $230 million of pre-tax federal NOLs that could be utilized to offset Safeguard's future taxable income and reduce its federal income tax liability in certain circumstances.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Issues Statement

    In this regard, members of the Safeguard Board of Directors and management team have had numerous discussions with representatives of Sierra and Yakira to better understand their views and perspectives. Despite these numerous discussions and the good faith and open manner in which Safeguard has approached these discussions, neither Sierra nor Yakira has provided any new, credible and actionable ideas for enhancing value for all Safeguard shareholders.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Sierra Capital Comments on Safeguard's Adoption of New Onerous Nomination Bylaws in Response to Sierra's Announced Intention to Nominate and Just 10 Days Prior to Nomination Deadline

    NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company")(SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, issued a statement today condemning Safeguard's adoption of new, more onerous nomination procedures just ten days before the deadline for shareholder nominations for the upcoming 2018 Annual Meeting and five days after Sierra announced that it was preparing to nominate director candidates and had taken substantial steps to nominate based on the old procedures. "We are utterly dismayed by the Company's growing list of bad-faith actions during a time when we are seeking to reach an amicable resolution and avoid a proxy contest at Safeguard.  The Board seems intent on spending shareholders' money and resources to fend off one of its largest shareholders whose only goal is to create value by seeking to add highly qualified representatives to the Company's Board of Directors.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics To Release Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2017 Financial Results On Thursday, March 1st

    Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for 9:00am ET RADNOR, Pa. , Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.  (NYSE:SFE) will release its  financial results  for the fourth quarter and full-year ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Sierra Capital Preparing to Nominate Director Candidates to Safeguard Board at 2018 Annual Meeting

    NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company")(SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, issued a statement today announcing that it is preparing to nominate a slate of highly-qualified individuals for election to Safeguard's Board of Directors (the "Board") at the Company's 2018 annual meeting of shareholders (the "Annual Meeting"). "We appreciate the ongoing dialogue we have had with the Company thus far, however, we continue to believe that significant and urgent changes are required at Safeguard in order to substantially improve value for shareholders, including with respect to board composition.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Propeller Health Achieves ISO 13485 Medical Device Quality Certification

    MADISON, Wis., Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital solution for respiratory medicine, has been awarded International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 13485:2016 certification for medical device quality management systems. Propeller's FDA-cleared medical devices include sensors that attach to inhalers and mobile apps powered by a robust analytics platform helping patients better manage their asthma and COPD symptoms. This ISO certification is another milestone for Propeller following the company's recently announced partnership with the largest pharmacy benefit management organization in the U.S., Express Scripts, and expansion of work with GlaxoSmithKline.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Syapse Expands Precision Medicine to Asia through Partnerships with Seoul National University Hospital and Megazone

    SAN FRANCISCO and SEOUL, South Korea, Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Syapse, a leading precision medicine company, announced today it is expanding to Asia through new partnerships with Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH), the premier hospital in Korea, and Megazone, a cloud-specialized IT company.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Issues Statement In Response To Sierra Capital

    Safeguard welcomes open communications with its shareholders and values constructive input toward the shared goal of enhancing value. To that end, members of the Safeguard Board of Directors and management team have had numerous discussions with Sierra Capital since learning of their investment in an effort to better understand their views. Safeguard confirmed that the suggestions in Sierra's letter are consistent with the topics discussed during several private conversations held with the Company.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Spongecell Merges With Advertising Technology Leader Flashtalking

    RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) today announced that its advertising technology partner company Spongecell has merged with New York City-based Flashtalking, a privately held, global platform for online advertising management and data analysis.  The combined company will operate under the Flashtalking brand and offer brands and agencies the technology and scale to deliver impactful, data-driven creative advertising.  Terms of the all-stock transaction were not disclosed.  Investment bank Needham & Company acted as a strategic advisor to Spongecell. "We believe the Flashtalking-Spongecell merger creates a strong platform that can serve a global market with dynamic, data-driven creative content for display, video, social and native advertising," said Stephen T. Zarrilli, Safeguard President and CEO.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Sierra Capital Delivers Letter to Safeguard Chairman

    Encouraged by Recently Announced Strategic Changes In Response to Sierra's Private Involvement Does Not Believe Changes Go Far Enough to Address the Magnitude of Issues at Safeguard Expresses Concern with ...

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics Announces Change in Strategy and Operations

    RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced that Safeguard's Board of Directors and management have determined to implement a change in the Company's business strategy and operations. This decision follows an extensive review and assessment of options to increase shareholder value that was undertaken in consultation with financial and legal advisors. Under the new strategy, Safeguard will not deploy any capital into new Partner Company opportunities and will focus on supporting its existing Partner Companies and maximizing monetization opportunities for Partner Company interests to enable distributions of net proceeds to shareholders.

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Propeller Health Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

    HITRUST Certification validates Propeller is committed to meeting key healthcare regulations and protecting sensitive private healthcare information MADISON, Wis. , Dec. 20 , 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller ...