Our quantitative data points are meant to provide a high-level understanding of factors in equity risk models for Deluxe Corp. Portfolio managers use these models to forecast risk, optimize portfolios and review performance.
We show how DLX stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Commercial Services sector and Commercial Printing/Forms industry.
Please do not consider this data as investment advice. Data is downloaded from sources we deem reliable, but errors may occur.
Deluxe Corp. engages in the provision of marketing products and services. It operates through the following segments: Small Business Services, Financial Services, and Direct Checks. The Small Business Services segment offers printed forms to small businesses, including deposit tickets, billing forms, work orders, job proposals, purchase orders, invoices and personnel forms, as well as computer forms compatible with accounting software packages. The Financial Services segment comprises of direct sales force that offers product and service supply contracts with financial institution clients, including banks, credit unions, and financial services companies. The Direct Checks segment offers products and services to consumers using direct marketing, such as print advertising and search engine marketing, and optimization strategies. The company as founded by W. R. Hotchkiss in 1915 and is headquartered in Shoreview, MN.
Many of the following risk metrics are standardized and transformed into quantitative factors in institutional-level risk models.
Rankings below represent percentiles from 1 to 100, with 1 being the lowest rating of risk.
Stocks with higher beta exhibit higher sensitivity to the ups and downs in the market. (↑↑)
Stocks with higher market capitalization often have lower risk. (↑↓)
Higher average daily dollar volume over the past 30 days implies lower liquidity risk. (↑↓)
Higher price momentum stocks, aka recent winners, equate to lower risk for many investors. (↑↓)
Style risk factors often include measures of profitability and payout levels.
Companies with higher earnings generally provide lower risk. (↑↓)
Companies with higher dividend yields, if sustaintable, are perceived to have lower risk. (↑↓)