Technical Analysis for SFE - Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 9.68 -2.91% -0.29
SFE closed down 2.91 percent on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, on approximately normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Up Up
See historical SFE trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 15 Bearish Engulfing Bearish 0.00%
Jan 15 Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 0.00%
Jan 15 Outside Day Range Expansion 0.00%
Jan 15 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 14 New Uptrend Bullish -2.91%
Jan 14 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -2.91%
Jan 14 Overbought Stochastic Strength -2.91%
Jan 14 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -2.91%
Jan 11 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -1.93%
Jan 11 Outside Day Range Expansion -1.93%

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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, 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, 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.
Is SFE a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 1 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 13.95
52 Week Low 7.98
Average Volume 96,977
200-Day Moving Average 10.7665
50-Day Moving Average 8.7704
20-Day Moving Average 8.929
10-Day Moving Average 9.364
Average True Range 0.3417
ADX 26.94
+DI 31.9792
-DI 15.286
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 8.9949
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 9.0151
Upper Bollinger Band 10.1324
Lower Bollinger Band 7.7256
Percent B (%b) 0.81
BandWidth 26.954866
MACD Line 0.2734
MACD Signal Line 0.1456
MACD Histogram 0.1278
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 197.6 Million
Num Shares 20.4 Million
EPS -4.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -1.99
Price-to-Sales 0.00
Price-to-Book 2.40
PEG Ratio 0.00
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 10.27
Resistance 3 (R3) 10.31 10.17 10.17
Resistance 2 (R2) 10.17 10.02 10.14 10.13
Resistance 1 (R1) 9.92 9.93 9.85 9.88 10.10
Pivot Point 9.78 9.78 9.74 9.75 9.78
Support 1 (S1) 9.53 9.63 9.46 9.49 9.26
Support 2 (S2) 9.39 9.54 9.36 9.23
Support 3 (S3) 9.14 9.39 9.19
Support 4 (S4) 9.10