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Research Frontiers


Market Cap: 65.7M


About: Research Frontiers Inc is engaged in the development and marketing of technology and devices to control the flow of light. The company develops and licenses its patented suspended particle device light-control technology to other companies that manufacture and market the SPD-Smart chemical emulsion, the light-control film made from the chemical emulsion, the light-control panels made by laminating the film, electronics to power end-products incorporating the film, or lamination services for, and the end-products. Its revenue source comes from the licensing of technology.

Employees: 6

Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
Analysts bullish %
News positive %

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

84% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $2.34M [Q4 2023] → $4.3M (+$1.96M) [Q1 2024]

2.32% more ownership

Funds ownership: 6.89% [Q4 2023] → 9.21% (+2.32%) [Q1 2024]

6% less funds holding

Funds holding: 34 [Q4 2023] → 32 (-2) [Q1 2024]

33% less first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 4 | Existing positions closed: 6

83% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 2 | Existing positions reduced: 12

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