Technical Analysis for SFE - Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 12.62 1.12% 0.14
SFE closed up 1.12 percent on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, on 1.18 times normal volume.

Earnings due: Sep 27

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Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical SFE trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Outside Day Range Expansion 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Cup with Handle Other 1.12%
NR7 Range Contraction 1.12%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 1.12%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 1.12%

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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
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ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 12.91
52 Week Low 7.98
Average Volume 75,175
200-Day Moving Average 10.9882
50-Day Moving Average 11.8926
20-Day Moving Average 12.176
10-Day Moving Average 12.337
Average True Range 0.3169
ADX 18.04
+DI 25.1674
-DI 13.3481
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 11.8393
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 12.6707
Upper Bollinger Band 12.6805
Lower Bollinger Band 11.6715
Percent B (%b) 0.94
BandWidth 8.286794
MACD Line 0.1874
MACD Signal Line 0.1358
MACD Histogram 0.0516
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 257.61 Million
Num Shares 20.4 Million
EPS -4.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -2.59
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) 13.19
Resistance 3 (R3) 13.16 12.95 13.10
Resistance 2 (R2) 12.95 12.80 12.96 13.06
Resistance 1 (R1) 12.78 12.71 12.87 12.81 13.03
Pivot Point 12.57 12.57 12.61 12.58 12.57
Support 1 (S1) 12.40 12.42 12.49 12.43 12.21
Support 2 (S2) 12.19 12.33 12.20 12.18
Support 3 (S3) 12.02 12.19 12.15
Support 4 (S4) 12.05