Deluxe Company Profile (NYSE:DLX)

About Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)

Deluxe logoDeluxe Corporation is a provider of payment solutions. The Company provides a suite of customer life cycle management solutions to its customers across multiple channels. The Company operates in three segments: Small Business Services segment, Financial Services segment and Direct Checks segment. The Company's product and service offerings consist of checks, forms and accessories, and other products. The forms offered by the Company include deposit tickets and check registers. Its accessories and other products include checkbook covers and stamps. The Small Business Services segment is a provider of printed forms to small businesses. The Financial Services segment provides products and services to financial institution clients and offers a suite of financial technology (FinTech) solutions. The Direct Checks segment is a direct-to-consumer check supplier. It also offers fraud protection and security services, online and offline payroll services, and electronic checks (e-checks).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: Commercial Printing
  • Symbol: NYSE:DLX
  • CUSIP: 24801910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.3 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,501,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $69.90
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $71.22
  • 52 Week Range: $59.47 - $75.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.36
  • P/E Growth: 1.74
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.88 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.76
  • Book Value: $18.83 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.62
  • Annual Dividend: $1.20
  • Dividend Yield: 1.8%
  • EBIDTA: $439.84 million
  • Net Margins: 12.38%
  • Return on Equity: 29.24%
  • Return on Assets: 12.45%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.82%
  • Current Ratio: 0.96%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.01%
  • Average Volume: 282,714 shs.
  • Beta: 1.2
  • Short Ratio: 21.68

Frequently Asked Questions for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)

What is Deluxe's stock symbol?

Deluxe trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DLX."

How often does Deluxe pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Deluxe?

Deluxe announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Investors of record on Monday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, June 5th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 18th. View Deluxe's Dividend History.

How were Deluxe's earnings last quarter?

Deluxe Co. (NYSE:DLX) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $1.25 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.15 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $487.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $474.08 million. Deluxe had a net margin of 12.38% and a return on equity of 29.24%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.19 earnings per share. View Deluxe's Earnings History.

What guidance has Deluxe issued on next quarter's earnings?

Deluxe issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.15-5.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.945-1.975 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.95 billion.Deluxe also updated its Q2 guidance to $1.23-1.28 EPS.

Who are some of Deluxe's key competitors?

Who are Deluxe's key executives?

Deluxe's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lee J. Schram, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Keith A Bush, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • J. Michael Schroeder, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Julie M. Loosbrock, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • John D. Filby, Senior Vice President - Financial Services
  • Peter J. Godich, Senior Vice President - Fulfillment
  • Malcolm J. McRoberts, Senior Vice President - Small Business Services
  • Michael Mathews, Chief Information Officer, Vice President
  • Edward A. Merritt, Vice President of Investor Relations, Treasurer
  • Amanda Brinkman, Vice President - Chief Brand, Communications Officer

Who owns Deluxe stock?

Deluxe's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.70%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.52%), FMR LLC (6.72%), LSV Asset Management (3.92%), State Street Corp (3.30%) and Schroder Investment Management Group (2.67%). Company insiders that own Deluxe stock include Anthony C Scarfone, Don J Mcgrath, Julie M Loosbrock, Lee J Schram, Malcolm Mcroberts, Mary Ann Odwyer, Neil Metviner, Peter J Godich, Ronald C Baldwin and Terry D Peterson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Deluxe.

Who sold Deluxe stock? Who is selling Deluxe stock?

Deluxe's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., James Investment Research Inc., State of Tennessee Treasury Department, United Services Automobile Association, Wells Fargo & Company MN and RK Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Deluxe stock in the last year include Don J Mcgrath, Julie M Loosbrock, Lee J Schram, Malcolm Mcroberts, Neil Metviner, Peter J Godich and Ronald C Baldwin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Deluxe.

Who bought Deluxe stock? Who is buying Deluxe stock?

Deluxe's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Pioneer Investment Management Inc. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Deluxe.

How do I buy Deluxe stock?

Shares of Deluxe can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Deluxe's stock price today?

One share of Deluxe stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Deluxe (NYSE DLX)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  39 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  55 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  94
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
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Earnings History for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Earnings by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$1.15$1.25$474.08 million$487.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$1.35$1.35$480.92 million$480.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$1.21$1.22$460.42 million$458.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$1.18$1.20$450.56 million$450.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$1.15$1.19$450.99 million$459.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$1.21$1.26$462.41 million$463.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.13$1.16$442.14 million$439.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$1.06$1.13$429.32 million$435.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$1.02$1.04$429.61 million$433.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$1.10$1.19$438.16 million$448.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.99$1.03$410.70 million$413.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.93$1.01$397.23 million$405.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.95$0.98$402.33 million$407.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$0.99$1.04$411.40 million$417.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.92$0.96$396.05 million$398.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.88$0.96$379.25 million$381.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.87$0.91$379.13 million$387.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012$0.85$0.95$380.00 million$387.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.80$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.78$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.80$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.81$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.75$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.71$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.73$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.71$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.21
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$1.16$1.16$1.16
Q2 20171$1.25$1.25$1.25
Q3 20171$1.34$1.34$1.34
Q4 20171$1.46$1.46$1.46
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Next Dividend:6/5/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:1.76%
Dividend Growth:6.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:25.75% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.03% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
21.78% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)

Dividend History by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.89%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2017Julie M LoosbrockVPSell6,558$74.40$487,915.20View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Don J. McgrathDirectorSell5,000$73.34$366,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell2,500$69.11$172,775.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell586$69.45$40,697.70View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Lee J SchramCEOSell39,312$66.43$2,611,496.16View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Neil MetvinerDirectorSell8,000$69.23$553,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Malcolm McrobertsSVPSell9,580$66.06$632,854.80View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Peter J GodichSVPSell2,000$65.97$131,940.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Terry D PetersonCFOSell11,332$62.70$710,516.40View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Julie M LoosbrockVPSell2,230$63.75$142,162.50View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Peter J GodichSVPSell2,085$64.01$133,460.85View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell3,500$63.72$223,020.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Mary Ann OdwyerDirectorSell1,210$58.78$71,123.80View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Anthony C. ScarfoneVPSell14,540$60.02$872,690.80View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015Anthony C ScarfoneVPSell5,000$67.19$335,950.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Mary Ann OdwyerDirectorSell5,877$68.65$403,456.05View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Julie M LoosbrockVPSell5,034$67.55$340,046.70View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Charles A HaggertyDirectorSell32,000$67.05$2,145,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Anthony C ScarfoneVPSell7,400$65.57$485,218.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2015Peter J GodichSVPSell6,000$64.19$385,140.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Terry D PetersonCFOSell8,500$64.36$547,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Don J McgrathDirectorSell10,000$60.67$606,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Lee J SchramCEOSell61,666$59.72$3,682,693.52View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Neil MetvinerDirectorSell3,000$59.16$177,480.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Anthony C ScarfoneVPSell10,900$57.20$623,480.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell3,000$57.06$171,180.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Stephen P NachtsheimDirectorSell8,000$56.68$453,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Julie M LoosbrockVPSell12,466$54.04$673,662.64View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Malcolm McrobertsSVPSell5,166$52.19$269,613.54View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Anthony C ScarfoneVPSell5,100$52.39$267,189.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Julie M LoosbrockVPSell8,525$47.71$406,727.75View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Peter J GodichSVPSell17,321$47.64$825,172.44View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Neil MetvinerDirectorSell4,000$48.72$194,880.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Mary Ann OdwyerDirectorSell20,000$48.25$965,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Lee J SchramCEOSell34,033$47.69$1,623,033.77View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell3,000$47.53$142,590.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Peter J GodichSVPSell8,300$42.70$354,410.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Anthony C ScarfoneVPSell15,000$40.61$609,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Julie M LoosbrockVPSell4,600$39.64$182,344.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Stephen P NachtsheimDirectorSell11,000$36.80$404,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Peter J GodichSVPSell2,000$38.83$77,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell6,500$39.41$256,165.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Don J McgrathDirectorSell8,000$39.63$317,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Lee J SchramCEOSell110,466$31.44$3,473,051.04View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012Ronald C BaldwinDirectorSell3,000$28.11$84,330.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
Latest Headlines for Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Deluxe Corp. : May 25, 2017 - May 25 at 6:36 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Convergys' Adjusted EPS Grew 4%; Raised Dividend by 11% - May 23 at 12:27 PM logoDeluxe Corp. : DLX-US: Dividend Analysis : May 22nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 23, 2017 - May 23 at 12:27 PM logoETFs with exposure to Deluxe Corp. : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 5:17 PM logoDeluxe Corp. :DLX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 5:25 PM logo$1.25 EPS Expected for Deluxe Co. (DLX) This Quarter - May 4 at 1:30 PM logoDeluxe Co. (DLX) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - May 3 at 1:01 AM logoDeluxe (DLX) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.38 - May 3 at 12:52 AM logoDeluxe Corporation Declares Dividend - May 2 at 7:14 PM logoDeluxe Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:DLX) : May 1, 2017 - May 2 at 7:14 PM logoDeluxe Co. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.30 (DLX) - May 1 at 9:34 PM logoDeluxe (DLX) Earning Very Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds - April 29 at 4:44 PM logoDeluxe posts 1Q profit - April 29 at 10:19 AM logoEdited Transcript of DLX earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT - April 29 at 10:19 AM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DLX-US : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 5:48 PM logoDeluxe Co. (DLX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - April 27 at 9:54 PM logoDeluxe Strengthens on Small-Business Strength - April 27 at 10:43 AM logoDeluxe Co. (DLX) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance - April 27 at 10:14 AM logoDeluxe Co. (DLX) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - April 27 at 10:14 AM logoMarket Recon: The Tax Reform Is Just Ordinary Negotiation on Steroids - April 27 at 8:45 AM logoDeluxe Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - April 27 at 8:45 AM logoDeluxe (DLX) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.30 - April 23 at 6:34 PM logoDeluxe (DLX) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 20 at 10:09 PM logoZacks: Analysts Set $82.00 Target Price for Deluxe Co. (DLX) - April 17 at 10:32 PM logoFavorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Deluxe (DLX) Stock Price - April 17 at 8:45 PM logoDeluxe (DLX) Getting Positive News Coverage, Report Shows - April 14 at 11:55 PM logoDeluxe Announces Q1 2017 Earnings Release Information - April 13 at 11:39 AM logoDeluxe Corporation Completes Acquisition of RDM Corporation - April 7 at 9:25 AM logoDeluxe Corporation Completes Acquisition of RDM Corporation of Canada - April 7 at 9:25 AM logoDeluxe Co. (DLX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold - April 5 at 1:01 AM logoDeluxe Corp. announces Keith Bush as new CFO - March 16 at 6:09 PM logoDeluxe Corporation Appoints Keith A. Bush as Chief Financial Officer - March 13 at 12:06 PM logoDELUXE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure - March 13 at 12:06 PM logoCompany Profile for Deluxe Corporation - March 3 at 4:49 PM logoShould Value Investors Consider Deluxe a Suitable Stock? - March 2 at 5:00 PM logoDELUXE CORP Financials - March 2 at 5:00 PM logoDELUXE CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 24 at 5:19 PM logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 23rd - February 23 at 4:44 PM logoBristol Borough, Pennsylvania Wins $500,000 Revitalization in Deluxe Corporation's Small Business Revolution Project - February 22 at 5:00 PM logoRDM Corporation Announces Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Deluxe Corporation - February 13 at 10:30 PM logoDeluxe Corp. (DLX) to Acquire RDM Corporation of Canada - February 13 at 5:29 PM logoDeluxe Corporation announces acquisition of RDM Corporation of Canada - February 13 at 9:13 AM logoDeluxe Corporation Names Five Finalists for $500,000 Revitalization in Season Two of “Small Business Revolution – Main Street” Series - February 9 at 5:18 PM logoDeluxe Corporation's Fierce Competitors Will Hold 'Em Down - February 8 at 10:14 PM logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 8th - February 8 at 5:14 PM logoDeluxe Corporation's Transition From Checks To Small Businesses - January 30 at 11:10 AM logoEdited Transcript of DLX earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT - January 27 at 4:05 AM logoQ4 2016 Deluxe Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open - January 26 at 6:01 PM logoDeluxe Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results - January 26 at 6:01 PM logo8:34 am Deluxe reports EPS in-line, revs in-line; guides Q1 EPS below consensus, revs in-line; reaffirms FY17 guidance - January 26 at 6:01 PM



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