Technical Analysis for SFE - Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 12.01 -0.25% -0.03
SFE closed down 0.25 percent on Thursday, May 23, 2019, on 36 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Up Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -0.25%
Outside Day Range Expansion -0.25%
New Uptrend Bullish 0.76%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.76%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.76%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.76%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.76%

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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: 4 bullish, 0 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 13.6
52 Week Low 7.98
Average Volume 70,870
200-Day Moving Average 9.8987
50-Day Moving Average 11.1888
20-Day Moving Average 11.6375
10-Day Moving Average 11.758
Average True Range 0.3036
ADX 26.36
+DI 23.3163
-DI 11.544
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 11.3792
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 11.8508
Upper Bollinger Band 12.1544
Lower Bollinger Band 11.1206
Percent B (%b) 0.86
BandWidth 8.883351
MACD Line 0.2297
MACD Signal Line 0.2072
MACD Histogram 0.0225
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 245.16 Million
Num Shares 20.4 Million
EPS -4.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -2.47
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) 12.19
Resistance 3 (R3) 12.18 12.11 12.16
Resistance 2 (R2) 12.11 12.06 12.12 12.15
Resistance 1 (R1) 12.06 12.04 12.09 12.07 12.14
Pivot Point 11.99 11.99 12.00 12.00 11.99
Support 1 (S1) 11.94 11.94 11.97 11.95 11.88
Support 2 (S2) 11.87 11.92 11.88 11.87
Support 3 (S3) 11.82 11.87 11.86
Support 4 (S4) 11.83