Chris Bunge
Hedge fund analyst, long/short equity

Superconductor Technologies: Potential Copper Wire Alternative Blockbuster

Superconductor Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCON) is a microcap company with huge potential. SCON has been highly volatile over the past couple years as investors have waited for commercialization of their conductus superconducting wire. The positive for these discouraged investors is that the inflection point may be near. SCON announced today (3/11/14) that they have achieved a very high critical performance for their wire using their pilot manufacturing equipment. SCON's pilot equipment has achieved commercial viability, though questions remain around SCON's ability to ramp their full scale 750 kilometer machine to commercial lengths. The machine is being assembled in the first quarter of this year and is entering production shortly. I remain optimistic that SCON will build out their machine...

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