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52 Week High
03/27/14 - $22.43
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08/27/13 - $14.14
Market Cap
450.3M
Average Volume 10 Days
103.9K
EPS TTM
$-1.13
Shares Outstanding
21.2M
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safeguard scientifics inc (SFE) Details

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in expansion financings, growth capital, management buyouts, recapitalizations, industry consolidations, corporate spinouts, growth stage, and early stage financings. The firm prefers to make investments in companies engaged in the technology and life sciences sectors. Within the technology sector, it invests in software as a service, digital media, enterprise 3.0, technology enabled services, internet/new media, financial services information technology, medtech, healthcare information technology and selected business services with capital requirements of up to $25 million. Within the life sciences sector, the firm invests in molecular and point-of-care diagnostics, medical devices, medical technology, healthcare technology, regenerative medicine, and specialty pharmaceuticals, and selected healthcare services. It invests throughout United States and Southeastern Canada. The firm primarily invests between $10 million and $25 million in growth equity financing and between $5 million and $10 million in early-stage financing. It typically invests in the capital structures including owner financed and bootstrapped companies, corporate division or business unit, and venture capital-backed seeking a growth partner. The firm prefers to be the largest shareholder in its portfolio companies, with ownership in the range of five percent to 50 percent. However, it may occasionally take a majority or smaller stake in its portfolio companies. It prefers to invest in companies having proprietary technology and intellectual property. The firm prefers to take a Board seat in its portfolio companies. It was formerly known as Lancaster Corporation. Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. was founded in 1953 and is based in Wayne, Pennsylvania with an additional office in Weston, Massachusetts.

30 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/7/14
Founded in 1953

safeguard scientifics inc (SFE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $250.0K
Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer, E...
Total Annual Compensation: $375.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

safeguard scientifics inc (SFE) Key Developments

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. Reports Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2013

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. reported earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. The company reported that net income for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013 was $23.97 million or $0.99 per diluted share compared to a net loss of $10.81 million or $0.51 loss per diluted share for the same quarter ended December 31, 2012. Operating loss for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013 was $4.72 million compared to an operating loss of $4.79 million for the same quarter ended December 31, 2012. The company reported net loss for the year ended December 31, 2013 was $35.52 million or $1.66 per diluted share compared to a net loss of $39.36 million or $1.88 loss per diluted share for the year ended December 31, 2012. Operating loss for the year ended December 31, 2013 was $21.64 million compared to an operating loss of $19.47 million for the year ended December 31, 2012.

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Twelve Months Ended December 31, 2013; Provides Revenue Guidance for the Year 2014

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. reported consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, 2013. For the quarter, the company reported operating loss of USD 4.720 million compared to USD 4.792 million a year ago. Net income before income taxes was USD 23.967 million compared to net loss before income taxes of USD 10.808 million a year ago. Net income was USD 23.967 million compared to net loss of USD 10.808 million a year ago. Diluted net income per share was USD 0.99 compared to diluted net loss per share of USD 0.51 a year ago. For the year, the company reported operating loss of USD 21.644 million compared to USD 19.473 million a year ago. Net loss before income taxes was USD 35.525 million compared to USD 39.362 million a year ago. Net loss was USD 35.525 million compared to USD 39.362 million a year ago. Diluted net loss per share was USD 1.66 compared to USD 1.88 a year ago. For 2014, partner company aggregate revenue is projected to be between USD 345 million and USD 365 million. 2014 aggregate partner company revenue guidance includes revenue for partner companies in which Safeguard has an interest as of March 6, 2014.

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., Q4 2013 Earnings Call, Mar 06, 2014

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., Q4 2013 Earnings Call, Mar 06, 2014

 

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