SFE - Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
11.01
-0.09 (-0.81%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close11.10
Open11.15
Bid11.03 x 1000
Ask20.00 x 1000
Day's Range10.91 - 11.15
52 Week Range7.98 - 13.95
Volume41,684
Avg. Volume68,079
Market Cap226.553M
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.79
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.76
Earnings DateOct 25, 2017 - Oct 30, 2017
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date1979-12-10
1y Target Est14.05
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  • Safeguard Scientifics expands its board after facing activist investors, again
    American City Business Journals12 days ago

    Safeguard Scientifics expands its board after facing activist investors, again

    It's been a year since Safeguard avoided a proxy fight by working with frustrated investors in the wake of its winding down of operations.

  • PR Newswire28 days 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 Newswirelast month

    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.

  • Zackslast month

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of SFE earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-19 2:00pm GMT

    Q4 2018 Safeguard Scientifics Inc Earnings Call

  • PR Newswire2 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 Newswire2 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 Newswire2 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 ...

  • Exclusive: CloudMine's founder talks bouncing back from failure and his newest venture
    American City Business Journals3 months ago

    Exclusive: CloudMine's founder talks bouncing back from failure and his newest venture

    Also, how McCorkle convinced his co-founder to leave Penn and commercialize the patient care platform she developed over the past five years.

  • PR Newswire3 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.

  • Medical device innovator raises $18.3M
    American City Business Journals3 months ago

    Medical device innovator raises $18.3M

    The money will fund global commercialization efforts for the Chester County company's diagnostic devices for office-based use.

  • PR Newswire3 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 Newswire4 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.

  • Propeller Health's $225M exit means Safeguard will net $41M
    American City Business Journals5 months ago

    Propeller Health's $225M exit means Safeguard will net $41M

    Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE) will receive $41.4 million after portfolio company Propeller Health announced Monday it has agreed to be acquired by digital health firm ResMed (NYSE: RMD) for $225 million in cash. The Radnor-based investment firm, which is currently winding down operations, owns 20 percent of Propeller after investing $14.3 million in 2014. The Propeller product will add to San Diego-based ResMed’s current offerings of “smart” respiratory devices, which are connected to cloud-based servers to allow for remote monitoring, tracking and analysis.

  • PR Newswire5 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 Newswire5 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.

  • GlobeNewswire5 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,.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents6 months ago

    Edited Transcript of SFE earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-18 1:00pm GMT

    Q3 2018 Safeguard Scientifics Inc Earnings Call

  • Associated Press6 months ago

    Safeguard Scientifics: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Radnor, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of $1.56 per share. Safeguard Scientifics shares have dropped 26 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has fallen 38 percent in the ...

  • PR Newswire6 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 Newswire6 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 ...

  • University City Science Center’s new CEO on its next chapter, new HQ & his Safeguard departure
    American City Business Journals7 months ago

    University City Science Center’s new CEO on its next chapter, new HQ & his Safeguard departure

    In 1994, the University City Science Center’s then-president offered a few desks to a handful of entrepreneurs trying to get a tiny digital marketing startup off the ground. Former Safeguard Scientifics CEO Steve Zarrilli — who was the fifth employee of the startup, U.S. Interactive, before it eventually grew to employ more than 800 in the dotcom boom — started his new role at the West Philadelphia institution on Monday. Zarrilli, a Science Center board member since 2014, said he's been getting to know the staff and preparing for the position in recent weeks as he readied to move into the Science Center’s new 3675 Market St. building, a 14-story, 345,000 square-foot headquarters that also represents its changing priorities.

  • PR Newswire7 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 Newswire8 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.