Deluxe Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:DLX)

About Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)

Deluxe Corporation 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: Commercial Printing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Commercial Printing
  • Symbol: NYSE:DLX
  • CUSIP: 24801910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.3 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,354,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $69.02
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $70.12
  • 52 Week Range: $59.47 - $75.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.59
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.36
  • P/E Growth: 1.76
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.91 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.73
  • Book Value: $19.63 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.47
  • Annual Dividend: $1.20
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: $453 million
  • Net Margins: 11.98%
  • Return on Equity: 27.83%
  • Return on Assets: 11.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.72%
  • Current Ratio: 0.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.76%
  • Average Volume: 252,503 shs.
  • Beta: 1.36
  • Short Ratio: 18.64

Frequently Asked Questions for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 28th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Tuesday, September 5th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 17th. View Deluxe Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Deluxe Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $1.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.05. The company earned $485.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $479.42 million. Deluxe Corporation had a return on equity of 27.83% and a net margin of 11.98%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.20 earnings per share. View Deluxe Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Deluxe Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Deluxe Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Deluxe Corporation.

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

Deluxe Corporation updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.20-5.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.955-1.975 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.97 billion.Deluxe Corporation also updated its Q3 guidance to $1.23-1.28 EPS.

Who are some of Deluxe Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Deluxe Corporation's key executives?

Deluxe Corporation'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 Corporation stock?

Deluxe Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.51%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.38%), FMR LLC (7.30%), LSV Asset Management (4.14%), State Street Corp (3.41%) and Schroder Investment Management Group (3.05%). Company insiders that own Deluxe Corporation stock include Anthony C Scarfone, Don J Mcgrath, John D Filby, 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 Corporation.

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 Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, James Investment Research Inc., BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Opus Capital Group LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, AXA and Eaton Vance Management. Company insiders that have sold Deluxe Corporation stock in the last year include Don J Mcgrath, John D Filby, Julie M Loosbrock, Lee J Schram and Ronald C Baldwin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Deluxe Corporation.

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

Deluxe Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, Schroder Investment Management Group, Kirr Marbach & Co. LLC IN, JLB & Associates Inc., Lazard Asset Management LLC, Epoch Investment Partners Inc. and NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Deluxe Corporation.

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.

What is Deluxe Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Deluxe Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.20.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE DLX)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  70 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  91 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  161
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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)
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Earnings History for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Earnings by Quarter for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE DLX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$1.25N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$1.24$1.29$479.42 million$485.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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 Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Most Recent Dividend:9/5/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:1.76%
Dividend Growth:6.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:25.64% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
22.86% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
21.74% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.31%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/31/2017John D FilbyVPSell18,936$72.21$1,367,368.56View SEC Filing  
7/31/2017Ronald C. BaldwinDirectorSell2,000$72.41$144,820.00View SEC Filing  
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 Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
Latest Headlines for Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)
DateHeadline logoDeluxe Corp. : DLX-US: Dividend Analysis : August 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 8:21 PM logoHead-To-Head Survey: RR Donnelley & Sons Co (RRD) vs. Deluxe Corporation (DLX) - September 18 at 12:30 AM logoDeluxe Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:DLX) : September 15, 2017 - September 14 at 11:51 PM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DLX-US : September 13, 2017 - September 13 at 7:15 PM logoHead-To-Head Analysis: Deluxe Corporation (DLX) and InnerWorkings (INWK) - September 3 at 10:08 AM logoAnalyzing Deluxe Corporation (DLX) and Quad Graphics (QUAD) - August 30 at 2:12 PM logoInnerWorkings (INWK) versus Deluxe Corporation (DLX) Critical Analysis - August 26 at 4:12 AM logoReviewing Deluxe Corporation (DLX) and Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) - August 25 at 8:18 PM logoCritical Comparison: Deluxe Corporation (DLX) versus Cimpress N.V (CMPR) - August 23 at 10:22 PM logoCritical Analysis: Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) vs. Deluxe Corporation (DLX) - August 23 at 6:24 PM logoContrasting Cimpress N.V (CMPR) and Deluxe Corporation (DLX) - August 22 at 10:32 AM logoContrasting Deluxe Corporation (DLX) and Auxilio (AUXO) - August 17 at 10:28 PM logoETFs with exposure to Deluxe Corp. : August 15, 2017 - August 15 at 6:37 PM logoBrokerages Expect Deluxe Corporation (DLX) to Announce $1.25 EPS - August 15 at 12:44 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Deluxe Corp. - August 15 at 4:18 AM logoDeluxe Corporation: Dedicated To Small Business - August 14 at 6:15 PM logoFinancial Review: InnerWorkings (INWK) vs. Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) - August 14 at 2:26 AM logoDeluxe Co. (NYSE:DLX) Declares $0.30 Quarterly Dividend - August 12 at 9:38 AM logoIHS Markit Score downgrades Deluxe Corp to 20 out of 100, ranking positively in only two out of four IHS Markit categories. - August 9 at 11:10 PM logo$1.25 Earnings Per Share Expected for Deluxe Corporation (DLX) This Quarter - August 8 at 6:26 PM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DLX-US : August 8, 2017 - August 8 at 5:38 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Sell" - August 6 at 8:56 AM logoDLX Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level - August 5 at 4:16 AM logoRonald C. Baldwin Sells 2,000 Shares of Deluxe Corporation (DLX) Stock - August 2 at 8:52 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) VP Sells $1,367,368.56 in Stock - August 2 at 7:46 PM logoDeluxe Corp. :DLX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 1, 2017 - August 1 at 6:35 PM logoEdited Transcript of DLX earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - July 28 at 7:56 PM logoDeluxe Corp's (DLX) CEO Lee Schram on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 27 at 6:17 PM logoDeluxe Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - July 27 at 6:17 PM logoInvestor Network: Deluxe Corporation to Host Earnings Call - July 27 at 6:17 PM logoDeluxe Corp. Overcomes "Mixed Economic Signals" to Keep Growing - July 27 at 6:17 PM logoDeluxe posts 2Q profit - July 27 at 6:17 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (DLX) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS - July 27 at 2:17 PM logoDeluxe Corp. Overcomes "Mixed Economic Signals" to Keep Growing - July 27 at 11:23 AM logoDeluxe Corporation (DLX) Updates Q3 Earnings Guidance - July 27 at 10:07 AM logoDeluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - July 27 at 10:06 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Deluxe Corporation (DLX) Will Announce Earnings of $1.25 Per Share - July 19 at 12:21 PM logoDeluxe Corporation Launches Second Year of the 100 Hours Campaign; Shares Stories of Employee Volunteerism - July 18 at 7:27 PM logoDeluxe Announces Q2 2017 Earnings Release Information - July 11 at 7:09 PM logoDeluxe Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:DLX) : July 11, 2017 - July 11 at 7:09 PM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DLX-US : July 10, 2017 - July 10 at 5:50 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) versus LSC Communications (LKSD) - July 8 at 10:06 PM logoDLX Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level - July 8 at 5:34 PM logoDeluxe Corporation (DLX) Downgraded to Sell at BidaskClub - June 29 at 9:14 PM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DLX-US : June 22, 2017 - June 22 at 10:21 AM logoETFs with exposure to Deluxe Corp. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 6:42 PM logoDeluxe Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DLX-US : June 5, 2017 - June 5 at 11:47 AM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Deluxe Co. (DLX) Will Post Earnings of $1.25 Per Share - May 30 at 9:09 AM 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



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