Deluxe Corp. (DLX: Quote) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $0.95 Thursday morning, which topped the consensus estimate of $0.85. The company expects to report first quarter EPS of $0.85 to $0.90 and between $3.60 and $3.80 for the full year 2013. The consensus estimates are for EPS of $0.89 and $3.58.
Deluxe gapped up Thursday and spiked higher in early trade. The stock took out the session highs late in the morning and finished up by 2.64 at $36.30 on above average volume. Deluxe rose above a 3-week range and set a new high for the year.
by RTT Staff Writer
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