Deluxe Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:DLX)

About Deluxe Corporation

Deluxe Corporation logoDeluxe Corporation provides payment solutions. The Company operates in three segments: Small Business Services segment, Financial Services segment and Direct Checks segment. Its Small Business Services segment offers services for marketing needs of small businesses, including Web design, hosting and other Web services; search engine optimization; marketing services, including e-mail, mobile, social media and other self-service marketing solutions; digital printing services, and logo design. Its Financial Services segment offers a suite of financial technology (FinTech) solutions focused on enabling financial institutions to manage the customer life cycle for their retail and commercial customers. Its Direct Checks segment is a direct-to-consumer check supplier, selling under various brand names, including Checks Unlimited, Designer Checks,, Check Gallery, The Styles Check Company and Artistic Checks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: Commercial Printing
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DLX
  • CUSIP: 24801910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $75.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $73.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $68.95
  • 52-Week Range: $56.39 - $75.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.26
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.70
  • P/E Growth: 1.93
  • Market Cap: $3.67B
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,500,000
  • Beta: 1.2
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Deluxe Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/24/2015Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$70.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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$1.09$1.19$438.16 million$448.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.00$1.03$410.70 million$413.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.95$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 Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.20 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$1.21$1.21$1.21
Q3 20161$1.24$1.24$1.24
Q4 20161$1.34$1.34$1.34
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 Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:1.59%
Dividend Growth:6.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:25.75% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.08% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.74% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.89%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
DateHeadline logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 23rd (NYSE:DLX) - February 23 at 4:44 PM logoBristol Borough, Pennsylvania Wins $500,000 Revitalization in Deluxe Corporation's Small Business Revolution Project (NYSE:DLX) - February 22 at 5:00 PM logoRDM Corporation Announces Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) - February 13 at 10:30 PM logoDeluxe Corp. (DLX) to Acquire RDM Corporation of Canada (NYSE:DLX) - February 13 at 5:29 PM logoDeluxe Corporation announces acquisition of RDM Corporation of Canada (NYSE:DLX) - February 13 at 9:13 AM
News Icon3 days left to Deluxe Corporation (DLX)’s ex-dividend date, should you buy? (NYSE:DLX) - February 12 at 4:43 PM logoDeluxe Corporation Names Five Finalists for $500,000 Revitalization in Season Two of “Small Business Revolution – Main Street” Series (NYSE:DLX) - February 9 at 5:18 PM logoDeluxe Corporation's Fierce Competitors Will Hold 'Em Down (NYSE:DLX) - February 8 at 10:14 PM logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 8th (NYSE:DLX) - February 8 at 5:14 PM
News IconAs Deluxe Corp (DLX) Market Value Rose, Rk Capital Management LLC Has Trimmed by $3.76 Million Its Position (NYSE:DLX) - February 6 at 4:49 PM logoETFs with exposure to Deluxe Corp. : February 2, 2017 (NYSE:DLX) - February 2 at 5:11 PM
News IconExperts Analysis on Share Price: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) (NYSE:DLX) - February 2 at 3:21 AM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) EPS Projection At $1.42 (NYSE:DLX) - February 2 at 3:21 AM logoDeluxe Corp. :DLX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 30, 2017 (NYSE:DLX) - January 30 at 5:40 PM logoDeluxe Corp. :DLX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 30, 2017 (NYSE:DLX) - January 30 at 5:40 PM logoDeluxe Corporation's Transition From Checks To Small Businesses (NYSE:DLX) - January 30 at 11:10 AM logoDeluxe : posts 4Q profit (NYSE:DLX) - January 27 at 11:18 PM logoDELUXE CORPORATION (NYSE:DLX) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:DLX) - January 27 at 11:18 PM logoEdited Transcript of DLX earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT (NYSE:DLX) - January 27 at 4:05 AM logoHollywood effects firm Deluxe Entertainment looks to China for deal (NYSE:DLX) - January 26 at 7:11 PM logoQ4 2016 Deluxe Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:DLX) - January 26 at 6:01 PM logoDeluxe Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:DLX) - 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 (NYSE:DLX) - January 26 at 6:01 PM logoDeluxe posts 4Q profit (NYSE:DLX) - January 26 at 6:01 PM logoDeluxe Looks for Faster Growth in 2017 (NYSE:DLX) - January 26 at 1:27 PM logoDeluxe: Cramer's Top Takeaways (NYSE:DLX) - January 24 at 10:27 PM logoDeluxe Corp. : DLX-US: Dividend Analysis : November 21st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:DLX) - January 20 at 5:57 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) EPS Estimate At $1.42 (NYSE:DLX) - January 17 at 5:35 PM logoDeluxe Announces Q4 2016 Earnings Release Information (NYSE:DLX) - January 12 at 5:11 PM logoTompkins Financial Corp Buys Schwab Emerging Markets Equity, iShares Russell 1000 Growth, ... (NYSE:DLX) - January 11 at 5:17 PM logoDELUXE CORPORATION (NYSE:DLX) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NYSE:DLX) - January 9 at 9:38 PM logoDeluxe (DLX) Acquires First Manhattan Consulting Group - M&A Call Slides (NYSE:DLX) - January 9 at 9:38 PM
News IconDeluxe Acquires Marketing Analytics Firm FMCG Direct, as Data Providers Draw Buyers (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logoPetsky Prunier Advises Deluxe Corporation on its $200MM Acquisition of First Manhattan Consulting Group (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logoDELUXE CORPORATION (NASDAQ:DLX) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logoDeluxe Corp. (DLX) Acquires FMCG Direct for $200M and Updates FY Guidance (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logo8:34 am Deluxe acquires First Manhattan Consulting Group for $200 mln; revises Q4 and FY EPS and revenue outlook lower due to the timing of the close of the acquisition and provides FY 17 outlook (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logoDeluxe Corporation Announces Acquisition of First Manhattan Consulting Group and Provides Updated Financial Outlook (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logoDELUXE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation (NYSE:DLX) - January 6 at 5:15 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) EPS Estimaged At $1.4 (NYSE:DLX) - December 27 at 4:56 PM logoSteelcase (SCS) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 5.4% in Session (NYSE:DLX) - December 22 at 4:56 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) EPS Prediction At $1.4 (NYSE:DLX) - December 20 at 5:46 PM logoHedge Funds Are Dumping Deluxe Corporation (DLX) (NYSE:DLX) - December 6 at 11:35 AM logoETFs with exposure to Deluxe Corp. : December 2, 2016 (NYSE:DLX) - December 2 at 5:03 PM
News IconDirector of Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX), Baldwin Ronald C, sells 586 shares worth $40,698 (NYSE:DLX) - December 1 at 6:28 AM
News IconInsider Filing: Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)’s director Ronald Baldwin Unloaded 2,500 Shares (NYSE:DLX) - December 1 at 6:28 AM logoDELUXE CORPORATION : ex-dividend day (NYSE:DLX) - November 16 at 10:20 PM
News IconInsider Move to Note: Why Lee Schram Unloaded 39,312 Shares of Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)? (NYSE:DLX) - November 16 at 6:23 AM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Pitney Bowes, Deluxe and HNI (NYSE:DLX) - November 15 at 4:59 PM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DLX-US : November 14, 2016 (NYSE:DLX) - November 14 at 8:30 AM


What is Deluxe Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

Deluxe Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 21st will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, March 6th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 16th.

When will Deluxe Corporation announce their earnings?

Deluxe Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns Deluxe Corporation stock?

Deluxe Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (7.42%), State Street Corp (3.24%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.20%), Allianz Asset Management AG (1.94%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.29%) and Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.86%). Company insiders that own Deluxe Corporation 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.

Who sold Deluxe Corporation stock? Who is selling Deluxe Corporation stock?

Deluxe Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG, Federated Investors Inc. PA, State Street Corp, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Freestone Capital Holdings LLC and RK Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Deluxe Corporation stock in the last year include 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.

Who bought Deluxe Corporation stock? Who is buying Deluxe Corporation stock?

Deluxe Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Round Hill Asset Management, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Axiom International Investors LLC DE, Empirical Finance LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Marshall Wace LLP.

How do I buy Deluxe Corporation stock?

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

How much does a share of Deluxe Corporation stock cost?

One share of Deluxe Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.61.

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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by Staff