Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE)

CAPS Rating: No stars

The Company builds value in revenue-stage information technology and life sciences businesses. It provides growth capital as well as a range of strategic, operational and management resources to its partner companies.

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AMinDallas (< 20)
Submitted September 03, 2007

SFE stock seems to be reasonably valued. While the company appears to have a lot of overhead (they are hiring all kinds of people at executive pay-levels), it does seem to be generating some positive returns. SFE's targeted segments (healthcare and… More

TSIF (99.97)
Submitted August 27, 2009

A reverse split rarely works out for a company in the short run. In the case of Safeguard, however, it was well planned and seems to have been tied with other positive news, (the sale of Clarient shares). It's hard to value a company such as… More

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Member Avatar gs1217 (< 20) Submitted: 3/6/2014 3:44:31 PM : Outperform Start Price: $20.40 SFE Score: -66.81

They have recently beaten the streets estimates by 90 cents per share! They have recently become profitable, they have wads of reserve cash, and they are collecting interest payments on loans that have started in Jan 2014. Going to be a big hit at the next earnings release. They have collected $70 Million in Cash from the sale of on of their businesses (a 2014 transaction). Their model is a 2.1x return on capital.

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Member Avatar mrindependent (52.01) Submitted: 10/28/2011 4:20:17 PM : Outperform Start Price: $17.07 SFE Score: -118.50

value stock

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Member Avatar inorcom (< 20) Submitted: 10/20/2011 5:18:38 PM : Outperform Start Price: $16.86 SFE Score: -120.27

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Score Leader

powerball1

powerball1 (< 20) Score: +750.01

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in SFE.

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Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
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Stock
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Index
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Score Commentary
powerball1 < 20 4/24/2008 Outperform NS $1.50 +840.00% +89.99% +750.01 1 Comment
TLEDWARDS < 20 3/19/2008 Outperform 1Y $1.50 +840.00% +98.67% +741.33 0 Comment
shadow635 < 20 2/20/2008 4/9/2008 Outperform 1Y $1.67 +744.26% +96.97% +647.29 0 Comment
VLMace < 20 8/18/2009 Outperform 5Y $1.64 +759.76% +160.77% +598.98 0 Comment
FSUDan21 < 20 1/17/2008 Outperform 1Y $1.84 +666.30% +93.39% +572.92 0 Comment
szsong100 73.90 8/19/2009 Outperform 5Y $1.75 +705.71% +161.34% +544.37 0 Comment
mo09 < 20 8/13/2009 Outperform 3Y $1.77 +696.61% +155.27% +541.34 0 Comment
grose6551 < 20 11/26/2007 Outperform 3M $1.98 +612.12% +85.50% +526.62 0 Comment
Gumpster 96.93 8/25/2006 Outperform 3M $1.93 +630.57% +110.39% +520.18 2 Comments
bushey1 < 20 8/20/2009 Outperform 3Y $1.90 +642.11% +156.71% +485.40 0 Comment

Wall Street

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Player Name Player
Rating
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Date
Call Time
Frame
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Score End Date Commentary
TrackStifel 94.77 3/4/2010 Outperform NS $12.10 +16.53% +127.41% -110.88 0 Comment
TrackJohnKeeley < 20 9/30/2009 Outperform NS $10.97 +28.53% +178.14% -149.61 0 Comment
TrackHenleyCompa < 20 6/13/2007 Outperform NS $2.58 -39.15% -6.17% -32.98 5/6/2008 @ $1.57 0 Comment
TrackMatrix < 20 8/29/2006 Underperform NS $1.93 +753.89% +5.73% -748.15 4/17/2012 @ $16.48 0 Comment

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