Deluxe Corporation (DLX) : Hays Advisory reduced its stake in Deluxe Corporation by 11.6% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 145,830 shares of Deluxe Corporation which is valued at $9,003,544 after selling 19,130 shares in Deluxe Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 12, 2016.Deluxe Corporation makes up approximately 1.26% of Hays Advisory’s portfolio.
Deluxe Corporation opened for trading at $61.19 and hit $61.76 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $61.74, with a gain of 0.52% or 0.32 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,93,232 shares. Company has a market cap of $3,023 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Capstone Asset Management Co added DLX to its portfolio by purchasing 3,369 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $208,002. Deluxe Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.Jlb Associates Inc boosted its stake in DLX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 7,237 additional shares and now holds a total of 92,338 shares of Deluxe Corporation which is valued at $5,524,583. Deluxe Corporation makes up approx 1.63% of Jlb Associates Inc’s portfolio.Creative Planning reduced its stake in DLX by selling 255 shares or 3.37% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,313 shares of DLX which is valued at $437,537.
On the company’s financial health, Deluxe Corporation reported $1.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Jan 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.21. The company had revenue of $463.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $462.08 million. The company’s revenue was up 3.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.19 EPS.
Deluxe Corporation provides payment solutions. The Companys product and service offerings consist of checks forms and accessories and other products. The Company operates in three segments: Small Business Services segment Financial Services segment and Direct Checks segment. The Small Business Services segment offers Web design hosting and other Web services; search engine optimization; digital printing services and logo design among others. The Financial Services segment offers customer acquisition programs financial institution profitability and risk management services marketing communications services and fraud protection and security services among others. It also offers forms such as deposit tickets and check registers. The Direct Checks segment supplies checks and provides fraud protection and security services as well as package insert programs. It offers its products under brand names such as Checks Unlimited Designer Checks Deluxe and NEBS among others.