Deluxe Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 1/6

Deluxe has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 34%, while the Commercial Services industry saw earnings growing at 11.6% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 3.4% per year. Deluxe's return on equity is 5.6%, and it has net margins of 1.6%.

Key information

34.0%

Earnings growth rate

34.6%

EPS growth rate

Commercial Services Industry Growth8.5%
Revenue growth rate3.4%
Return on equity5.6%
Net Margin1.6%
Last Earnings Update31 Mar 2024

Recent past performance updates

Deluxe's (NYSE:DLX) Soft Earnings Don't Show The Whole Picture

Feb 09
Deluxe's (NYSE:DLX) Soft Earnings Don't Show The Whole Picture

Recent updates

It's Unlikely That Deluxe Corporation's (NYSE:DLX) CEO Will See A Huge Pay Rise This Year

Apr 19
It's Unlikely That Deluxe Corporation's (NYSE:DLX) CEO Will See A Huge Pay Rise This Year

Should You Investigate Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) At US$20.49?

Mar 21
Should You Investigate Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) At US$20.49?

Deluxe's (NYSE:DLX) Soft Earnings Don't Show The Whole Picture

Feb 09
Deluxe's (NYSE:DLX) Soft Earnings Don't Show The Whole Picture

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.30

Feb 04
Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.30

Investors Still Waiting For A Pull Back In Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)

Dec 27
Investors Still Waiting For A Pull Back In Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)

Deluxe Corporation: Updated Outlook And Q3 Momentum Results In Rating Upgrade

Dec 08

When Should You Buy Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Dec 05
When Should You Buy Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Deluxe Corporation: Appealing Valuation But Looking For EPS Growth

Sep 20

Deluxe Corporation: Too Much Debt And Financials Are Not Improving

Sep 14

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.30

Aug 16
Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.30

Is It Time To Consider Buying Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Jul 01
Is It Time To Consider Buying Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Deluxe Is Still All About Debt

Jun 02

Deluxe's (NYSE:DLX) Dividend Will Be $0.30

May 08
Deluxe's (NYSE:DLX) Dividend Will Be $0.30

Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) Shares Could Be 49% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Apr 27
Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX) Shares Could Be 49% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Deluxe goes ex-dividend tomorrow

Feb 16

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.30

Feb 05
Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.30

Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Feb 03
Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

HostPapa will acquire Deluxe's web hosting, logo design operations

Feb 01

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.30

Nov 17
Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.30

Deluxe Is A Growth Stock Now

Nov 15

Deluxe Q3 2022 Earnings Preview

Nov 02

What Is Deluxe Corporation's (NYSE:DLX) Share Price Doing?

Nov 02
What Is Deluxe Corporation's (NYSE:DLX) Share Price Doing?

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Oct 12
Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Deluxe appoints Chip Zint as CFO

Oct 07

Deluxe Has More Of A Debt Problem Than A Growth Problem

Aug 17

Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.30

Aug 12
Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.30

Deluxe Q2 2022 Earnings Preview

Aug 03

Is There Now An Opportunity In Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Jul 12
Is There Now An Opportunity In Deluxe Corporation (NYSE:DLX)?

Deluxe signs payments agreement with Dupaco Community Credit Union

Jul 06

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How Deluxe makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

NYSE:DLX Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
31 Mar 242,182349400
31 Dec 232,192269540
30 Sep 232,219309680
30 Jun 232,236539770
31 Mar 232,227589810
31 Dec 222,238659930
30 Sep 222,245601,0080
30 Jun 222,222581,0040
31 Mar 222,137489720
31 Dec 212,022639220
30 Sep 211,906738230
30 Jun 211,813907840
31 Mar 211,746937640
31 Dec 201,79158410
30 Sep 201,858258520
30 Jun 201,912-3228140
31 Mar 201,996-3058370
31 Dec 192,009-2248250
30 Sep 192,011-1888170
30 Jun 192,0111008630
31 Mar 192,0051278430
31 Dec 181,9981497530
30 Sep 181,9681768110
30 Jun 181,9732368170
31 Mar 181,9702358180
31 Dec 171,9662298300
30 Sep 171,9511988400
30 Jun 171,9122288270
31 Mar 171,8782278250
31 Dec 161,8492288020
30 Sep 161,8322337960
30 Jun 161,8132317870
31 Mar 161,7982297790
31 Dec 151,7732177720
30 Sep 151,7582157670
30 Jun 151,7312037530
31 Mar 151,7011977370
31 Dec 141,6741997180
30 Sep 141,6431877050
30 Jun 141,6281897030
31 Mar 141,6041876940
31 Dec 131,5851866910
30 Sep 131,5551836830
30 Jun 131,5351776810

Quality Earnings: DLX has a large one-off loss of $57.2M impacting its last 12 months of financial results to 31st March, 2024.

Growing Profit Margin: DLX's current net profit margins (1.6%) are lower than last year (2.6%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DLX's earnings have grown significantly by 34% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: DLX's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: DLX had negative earnings growth (-41.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Commercial Services industry average (12.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: DLX's Return on Equity (5.6%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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