PositiveID Corp.

1690 South Congress Avenue, Suite 201,
Delray Beach, Florida 33445
United States,
(561) 805-8000
www.psidcorp.com

PositiveID Corporation is a life sciences tools and diagnostics company with an extensive patent portfolio. PositiveID develops biological detection and diagnostics systems, specializing in the development of microfluidic systems for the automated preparation of and performance of biological assays. PositiveID is also a leader in the mobile technology vehicle market, with a focus on the laboratory market and homeland security.

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Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 2 - - 2 - - 4
vol $8M $8M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $45M $45M
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Largest MicroFluidic Systems
$8M (2011-05-10)
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Largest Xmark Corp.
$45M (2008-05-19)

According to our data here at Mergr, PositiveID has acquired 4 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 1 asset.

PositiveID’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired MicroFluidic Systems for $8M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2008, when it sold Xmark to Stanley Black & Decker for $45M. PositiveID has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include medical products (50%) and automotive (25%).

When analyzing the medical products sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 332 medical products companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 16 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic medical products acquirer over the past 3 years is Boston Scientific, with 12 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the medical products sector over the past 3 years is SHS GmbH with 4 platform acquisitions.

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