Safeguard Scientifics Company Profile (NYSE:SFE)

About Safeguard Scientifics

Safeguard Scientifics logoSafeguard Scientifics, Inc. provides capital, as well as strategic, operational and management resources to growth-stage businesses. The Company participates in early- and growth-stage financings. The Company operates through two segments: Healthcare and Technology. The Healthcare segment's companies focuses principally on medical technology (MedTech), including diagnostics and devices, and healthcare technology (HealthTech). The Technology segment's companies focuses principally on digital media, financial technology (FinTech), and enterprise software, including mobile technology, cloud, Internet of Things (IoT) and big data. It holds interests in approximately 30 non-consolidated partner companies, which are included in the Healthcare and Technology segments. The Company provides management and operational support, as well as ongoing planning and development assessment. It provides mentoring, advice and guidance to develop partner company management.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Asset Management
  • Sub-Industry: Asset Management & Custody Banks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SFE
  • CUSIP: 78644920
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.63
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.79
  • 52-Week Range: $10.60 - $14.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -11.59
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $258.03M
  • Outstanding Shares: 20,238,000
  • Beta: 1.3
Profitability:
  • Return on Equity: -7.64%
  • Return on Assets: -5.80%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.27%
  • Current Ratio: 10.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 10.49%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/26/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$24.00 -> $22.50View Rating Details
7/22/2015Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingMarket Perform$29.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/1/2017        
10/27/2016Q316($0.74)($1.18)ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$1.47$1.92ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116($0.60)($0.76)ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.11($0.69)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315($0.30)($0.56)$86.30 million$114.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215($0.40)($0.91)ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q1($0.66)($0.70)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q4($0.68)($0.73)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314($0.55)($0.60)ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214($0.47)($0.35)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$1.33$1.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2014Q413$0.19$1.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313($0.54)($0.90)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013($0.43)($1.33)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013($0.44)($0.57)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q4 2012($0.42)($0.51)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012($0.38)($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012($0.25)($0.48)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.36($1.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.17$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.34 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.10 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$1.03$1.03$1.03
Q2 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q4 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.67%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.30%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/31/2016Stephen T ZarrilliCEOBuy2,100$11.84$24,864.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Stephen T ZarrilliCEOBuy3,900$12.75$49,725.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Julie A DobsonDirectorSell12,498$18.26$228,213.48View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Jeffrey B McgroartyCFOSell7,553$18.75$141,618.75View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Julie A DobsonDirectorSell4,166$14.74$61,406.84View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Jack L MessmanDirectorSell3,528$14.91$52,602.48View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Jack L MessmanDirectorSell7,305$14.96$109,282.80View SEC Filing  
11/23/2012Stephen T ZarrilliCEOBuy1,300$14.31$18,603.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012James A DatinDirectorBuy1,787$14.09$25,178.83View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics To Present At The 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 6:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics to Release Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results on Thursday, March 2nd (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics To Present At NobleCon13 (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 9:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics To Present At The 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 10:17 PM
zacks.com logoSafeguard Scientifics (SFE) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 11.7% (NYSE:SFE)
www.zacks.com - December 29 at 8:30 AM
rttnews.com logoSafeguard Scientifics Inc. (SFE) Climbed To Over A 3-Month High (NYSE:SFE)
www.rttnews.com - December 29 at 8:30 AM
publicnow.com logoBen Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania Announces Board of Directors Additions and Changes (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - December 22 at 8:13 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Roundup of Form D Regulatory Filings--Dec. 14 (NYSE:SFE)
www.wsj.com - December 14 at 10:21 PM
prnewswire.com logoEarly Stage Digital Health Companies In Philadelphia Get Boost With $6 Million Funding Initiative (NYSE:SFE)
www.prnewswire.com - December 8 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLumesis, Inc. November 2016 DIVER Geo Scores Released (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 8:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoSafeguard Scientifics, Inc. :SFE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 29, 2016 (NYSE:SFE)
www.capitalcube.com - November 29 at 3:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarket Has Not Yet Noticed Potential in Safeguard Scientifics (SFE); Have You? (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 12:04 PM
News IconT-REX Raises $10M in Series B Funding (NYSE:SFE)
www.finsmes.com - November 17 at 11:38 AM
4-traders.com logoSafeguard Scientifics : T-REX Raises $10M Series B Financing To Enhance Liquidity In Structured Product Markets (NYSE:SFE)
www.4-traders.com - November 17 at 11:38 AM
News IconSafeguard Scientifics leads Series B round for T-Rex (NYSE:SFE)
www.pehub.com - November 17 at 11:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoT-REX Raises $10M Series B Financing To Enhance Liquidity In Structured Product Markets (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 11:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuanticMind Joins Microsoft Bing Elite Partner Program (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 11:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuanticMind Smashes Year-on-Year Record with Powerful Q3 Results (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 11:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSAFEGUARD SCIENTIFICS INC Financials (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 7:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions To Participate In National Compliance And Ethics Week (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 10:56 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSafeguard Scientifics defended after disappointing quarter (NYSE:SFE)
seekingalpha.com - October 31 at 11:19 AM
fidaily.com logoWith Shares Trading up at $11.76 Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third… (NYSE:SFE)
www.fidaily.com - October 29 at 10:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 7:02 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics reports 3Q loss (NYSE:SFE)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 12:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Safeguard Scientifics Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:SFE)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 12:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSAFEGUARD SCIENTIFICS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:SFE)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 12:19 PM
publicnow.com logoBrickwork Raises $5M Series A Financing To Enhance Omnichannel Retail Marketing Platform (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - October 26 at 10:48 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSAFEGUARD SCIENTIFICS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financ (NYSE:SFE)
biz.yahoo.com - October 20 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTrice Medical Receives FDA 510(K) Clearance for mi-eye 2 (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafeguard Scientifics to Present at The MicroCap Conference on October 24-25 in Philadelphia (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:51 PM
publicnow.com logoMoxe Health Raises $5.5M Series A Financing to Advance Solution for Comprehensive Clinical Data-Sharing (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 11:58 AM
publicnow.com logoSafeguard Scientifics Announces Webcast Details For New York City Investor Luncheon (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - September 29 at 12:39 PM
publicnow.com logoSafeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results On Thursday, October 27th (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - September 27 at 11:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Recertified In HIPAA & HITECH Compliance For Fourth Consecutive Year (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 11:48 AM
4-traders.com logoSafeguard Scientifics : MedCrypt Raises $750,000 Seed Round To Develop Medical Device Software Security Platform (NYSE:SFE)
www.4-traders.com - September 16 at 10:48 AM
capitalcube.com logoSafeguard Scientifics, Inc. :SFE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:SFE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 7:24 PM
fidaily.com logoShares Trading down at $12.66 MedCrypt Raises $750,000 Seed Round To… (NYSE:SFE)
www.fidaily.com - September 13 at 12:08 PM
4-traders.com logoSafeguard Scientifics : Medivo to Introduce the Results of Using Clinical Diagnostics Based Artificial Intelligence to Predict Disease (NYSE:SFE)
www.4-traders.com - September 13 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMedCrypt Raises $750,000 Seed Round To Develop Medical Device Software Security Platform (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMedivo to Introduce the Results of Using Clinical Diagnostics Based Artificial Intelligence to Predict Disease (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLumesis, Inc. August 2016 DIVER Geo Scores Released (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:59 AM
News IconSafeguard Scientifics hires Snyder for senior roles (NYSE:SFE)
www.pehub.com - August 30 at 7:10 PM
fidaily.com logoStock is unchanged at $14.09 (SFE) Safeguard Scientifics Names Scott A…. (NYSE:SFE)
www.fidaily.com - August 30 at 7:10 PM
bizjournals.com logoSafeguard Scientifics taps mobile tech expert for new innovation-focused role (NYSE:SFE)
www.bizjournals.com - August 30 at 10:36 AM
publicnow.com logoSafeguard Scientifics Names Scott A. Snyder, Ph.D. Chief Technology and Innovation Officer (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - August 30 at 10:36 AM
News IconSafeguard Scientifics To Host NYC Investor Luncheon On Oct. sixth. South Carolina SC (NYSE:SFE)
www.southcarolinasc.com - August 25 at 12:27 PM
fidaily.com logoShares now unchanged at $14.04 (SFE) Safeguard Scientifics To Host New York… (NYSE:SFE)
www.fidaily.com - August 25 at 12:27 PM
publicnow.com logoSafeguard Scientifics To Host New York City Investor Luncheon On October 6th (NYSE:SFE)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 12:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStockNewsNow.com Publishes New Video Interview with Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE) (NYSE:SFE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 10:29 AM
News IconTransactis names Aufiero to board; Hickman, Gawlak join leadership team (NYSE:SFE)
www.greensheet.com - August 16 at 7:28 PM

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What is Safeguard Scientifics' stock symbol?

Safeguard Scientifics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SFE."

When will Safeguard Scientifics announce their earnings?

Safeguard Scientifics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March, 1st 2017.

Who owns Safeguard Scientifics stock?

Safeguard Scientifics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.43%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.34%), State Street Corp (1.72%), Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (1.34%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.16%) and Herald Investment Management Ltd (0.55%). Company insiders that own Safeguard Scientifics stock include Julie A Dobson and Stephen T Zarrilli.

Who sold Safeguard Scientifics stock? Who is selling Safeguard Scientifics stock?

Safeguard Scientifics' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, GRT Capital Partners L.L.C., Ancora Advisors LLC and Jupiter Asset Management Ltd..

Who bought Safeguard Scientifics stock? Who is buying Safeguard Scientifics stock?

Safeguard Scientifics' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Perritt Capital Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Teton Advisors Inc., State Street Corp, Herald Investment Management Ltd and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

How do I buy Safeguard Scientifics stock?

Shares of Safeguard Scientifics can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Safeguard Scientifics stock cost?

One share of Safeguard Scientifics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.75.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff