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SFE - Safeguard Scientifics Inc Share Price

$6.75 0.1  1.0%

Last Trade - 11/05/21

Small Cap
Market Cap £99.1m
Enterprise Value £83.7m
Revenue £n/a
Position in Universe 4851st / 6852
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 31 March 2021, SafeguardScientifics, Inc revenues was not reported. Net incometotaled $17.6M vs. loss of $16M. Net income reflectsSeverance decrease of 53% to $800K (expense), General andadministrative expense - Bal decrease of 19% to $1.4M(expense). Basic Earnings per Share excluding ExtraordinaryItems increased from -$0.77 to $0.84.
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Profile Summary

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. is engaged in providing capital to technology companies within the fields of healthcare, financial services and digital media. The Company holds interest in companies, which it refers to as partner companies. As of December 31, 2016, the Company held interests in 29 non-consolidated partner companies. The Company offers operational and management support to each of its partner companies. In addition to management and operational support, the Company offers ongoing planning and development assessment. It provides mentoring, advice and guidance to develop partner company management. The Company serves on the boards of directors of its partner companies, working with them to develop and implement strategic and operating plans. It measures and monitors achievement of these plans through regular review of operational and financial performance measurements.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim March 31st, 2021
Incorporated September 11, 1953
Public Since March 17, 1980
No. of Shareholders: 10,487
No. of Employees: 33
Sector Financials
Industry Investment Banking & Investment Services
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 20,957,572
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Upcoming Events for SFE
Wednesday 19th May, 2021
Safeguard Scientifics Inc Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 20th May, 2021 Estimate
Safeguard Scientifics Inc Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 9th August, 2021 Estimate
Q2 2021 Safeguard Scientifics Inc Earnings Release
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Frequently Asked Questions for Safeguard Scientifics Inc
What is the Safeguard Scientifics Inc share price?

As of 11/05/21, shares in Safeguard Scientifics Inc are trading at $6.75, giving the company a market capitalisation of £99.1m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Safeguard Scientifics Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Safeguard Scientifics Inc are currently trading at $6.75 and the price has moved by -0.74% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Safeguard Scientifics Inc price has moved by -31.28% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Safeguard Scientifics Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Safeguard Scientifics Inc, there are there are currently 0 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Safeguard Scientifics Inc is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Safeguard Scientifics Inc next release its financial results?

Safeguard Scientifics Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-03-31
What is the Safeguard Scientifics Inc dividend yield?

Safeguard Scientifics Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Safeguard Scientifics Inc pay a dividend?

Safeguard Scientifics Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Safeguard Scientifics Inc next pay dividends?

Safeguard Scientifics Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Safeguard Scientifics Inc shares?

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What is the market cap of Safeguard Scientifics Inc?

Shares in Safeguard Scientifics Inc are currently trading at $6.75, giving the company a market capitalisation of £99.1m.

Where are Safeguard Scientifics Inc shares listed? Where are Safeguard Scientifics Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Safeguard Scientifics Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: SFE
What kind of share is Safeguard Scientifics Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Safeguard Scientifics Inc is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Safeguard Scientifics Inc share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Safeguard Scientifics Inc are currently priced at $6.75. At that level they are trading at 0.14% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Safeguard Scientifics Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -0.93 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Safeguard Scientifics Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Safeguard Scientifics Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -13.05%. At the current price of $6.75, shares in Safeguard Scientifics Inc are trading at 2.85% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Safeguard Scientifics Inc PE Ratio?

The Safeguard Scientifics Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 22.62. The shares are currently trading at $6.75.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Safeguard Scientifics Inc?

Safeguard Scientifics Inc's management team is headed by:

Robert Rosenthal - NEC
Maureen Morrison - IND
Russell Glass - IND
Mark Herndon - CFO
Joseph Manko - IND
Eric Salzman - CEO
Who are the major shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.38% (1.55m shares)
Satterfield (Thomas A Jr) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 6.52% (1.37m shares)
Yakira Capital Management, Inc. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.12% (1.07m shares)
First Manhattan Company Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.93% (1.03m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.9% (1.03m shares)
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