Company Info

Industry Commercial Printing/Forms
Sector Commercial Services
Employees 93
CEO Mr. Frank D. Heuszel
Address 6 Framark Drive , Victor, NY 14564
Phone 1.585.325.3610

Document Security Systems, Inc. engages in the development and distribution of paper and plastic products designed to protect valuable information from unauthorized scanning, copying, and digital imaging. It operates through the following segments: Packaging and Printing, Plastics, Digital, Technology Management, Direct Marketing, and Corporate. The Packaging and Printing segment produces custom paperboard packaging serving clients in the pharmaceutical, beverage, photo packaging, toy, and specialty food industries. The Plastics segment manufactures laminated and surface printed cards which include magnetic stripes, bar codes, holograms, signature panels, invisible ink, micro fine printing, guilloche patterns, biometric, and radio frequency identification. The Digital segment involves in research, development, marketing, and selling of AuthentiGuard. The Technology Management segment refers to monetizing patent portfolios through commercial litigation and licensing. The Direct Marketing segment offers products and services directly to the public. The company was founded on June 16, 1984 and is headquartered in Victor, NY.


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1 Year
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Statement Summary

as of 4:10 ET PM 09/24/2021
Total Assets (MRQ) 191.2 M
Total Liabilities (MRQ) 20.5 M
Shareholders’ Equity (MRQ) 170.7 M
Total Revenue (Annual) 4.2 M
Net Income (Annual) -8.4 M

Earnings And Estimates

as of 4:10 ET PM 09/24/2021

Current Qtr EPS Estimate -0.06
Current FY EPS Estimate -0.44
Long Term EPS Growth Estimate n/a
Next Expected Earnings Date //

DSS vs S&P 500

as of 09/24/2021
Relative To
S&P 500
4 Weeks n/a n/a
12 Weeks n/a n/a
YTD n/a n/a

Earnings Surprises

as of 4:10 ET PM 09/24/2021
Fiscal Quarter Estimate Actual Surprise
06/2021 -0.07 -0.18 +150.00%
03/2021 -0.08 -0.18 +133.33%
12/2020 -0.25 -0.42 +68.00%
09/2020 -0.23 1.20 -621.74%
06/2020 -0.66 -0.27 -59.09%
03/2020 -0.30 -0.98 +226.67%
12/2019 -0.15 -1.16 +670.12%
09/2019 -0.60 -0.67 +11.48%

Financial Strength

as of 4:10 ET PM 09/24/2021
Pre-Tax Margin -300.57
Net Margin -1.00
Operating Margin -168.58
Return On Equity -9.84
Return On Assets -8.59
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 6.01
Sales Growth (MRQ) -0.11


as of 4:10 PM ET 09/24/2021
Price/Earnings (TTM) 10.38
Price/Book (MRQ) 0.50
Price/Cash Flow (TTM) 0.00
Book Value (MRQ) 2.53
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 7.64
Current Ratio (MRQ) 7.93
Total Debt/Equity (MRQ) 0.05

Short Interest

as of 11:54 AM ET 09/27/2021
% Short - 0.27%
% Remaining Float - 99.73%
Current Last Month
Short Interest Date 08/31/2021 08/13/2021
Short Interest Shares 157,645 107,170
Short Interest Ratio 0.1 0.1
Total Assets 0,0.00 0,0.00
Total Liabilities 0,0.00 0,0.00
Total Equity 0,0.00 0,0.00
Total Revenue 0,0.00 0,0.00
EBT Exc.
Unusual Items
0,0.00 0,0.00
Net Income 0,0.00 0,0.00
Cash from
0,0.00 0,0.00
Cash from
0,0.00 0,0.00
Cash from
Fin. Activities
0,0.00 0,0.00




Balance Sheet

Cash And Equivalents 0,0.00
Receivables 0,0.00
Inventories 0,0.00
Other Current Assets 0,0.00
Total Current Assets 0,0.00
Property, Plant & Equipment, Gross 0,0.00
Accumulated Depreciation & Depletion 0,0.00
Property, Plant & Equipment, Net 0,0.00
Intangibles 0,0.00
Other Non-Current Assets 0,0.00
Total Non-Current Assets 0,0.00
Liabilities & Shareholder Equity
Accounts Payable 0,0.00
Short Term Debt 0,0.00
Total Current Liabilities 0,0.00
Long Term Debt 0,0.00
Deferred Income Taxes 0,0.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities 0,0.00
Minority Interest 0,0.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities 0,0.00
Preferred Stock Equity 0,0.00
Common Stock Equity 0,0.00
Common Par 0,0.00
Additional Paid In Capital 0,0.00
Cumulative Translation Adjustment 0,0.00
Retained Earnings 0,0.00
Treasury Stock 0,0.00
Other Equity Adjustments 0,0.00
Total Capitalization 0,0.00
Total Common Shares Outstanding 0,0.00
Preferred Shares 0,0.00
Treasury Shares 0,0.00
Basic Weighted Shares Outstanding 0,0.00
Diluted Weighted Shares Outstanding 0,0.00
Number Of Employees 0,0.00
Number Of Part-Time Employees 0,0.00


EBT Excluding Unusual Items


Income Statement

Sales 0,0.00
Cost Of Sales 0,0.00
Gross Operating Profit 0,0.00
Selling, General, And Administrative Expenses 0,0.00
Research & Development 0,0.00
Operating Income Before D & A (EBITDA) 0,0.00
Depreciation & Amortization 0,0.00
Interest Income 0,0.00
Other Income - Net 0,0.00
Special Income / Charges 0,0.00
Total Income Before Interest Expenses (EBIT) 0,0.00
Interest Expense 0,0.00
Pre-Tax Income 0,0.00
Income Taxes 0,0.00
Minority Interest 0,0.00
Net Income From Continuing Operations 0,0.00
Net Income From Discontinued Operations 0,0.00
Net Income From Total Operations 0,0.00
Extraordinary Income/Losses 0,0.00
Income From Cum. Effect Of Acct. Change 0,0.00
Income From Tax Loss Carryforward 0,0.00
Other Gains / Losses 0,0.00
Total Net Income 0,0.00
Normalized Income
(Net Income From Continuing Operations,
Ex. Special Income / Charge)
Preferred Dividends 0,0.00
Net Income Available To Common 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Continuing Ops. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Discontinued Ops. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Total Operations 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Extraordinary Inc. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Cum Effect Of Accounting Change 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Tax Loss Carryf'd. 0,0.00
Basic EPS From Other Gains (Losses) 0,0.00
Basic EPS, Total 0,0.00
Basic Normalized Net Income/Share 0,0.00
EPS From Continuing Ops. 0,0.00
EPS From Discontinued Ops 0,0.00
EPS From Total Ops. 0,0.00
EPS From Extraord. Inc. 0,0.00
EPS From Cum Effect of Accounting Change 0,0.00
EPS From Tax Loss Carfd. 0,0.00
EPS From Other Gains (L) 0,0.00
EPS, Total 0,0.00
Diluted Normalized Net Inc/Shr
(Net Income From Continuing Operations,
Ex. Special Income / Charge)
Dividends Paid Per Share 0,0.00




Cash Flow Statement

Cash Flow From Operating Activities
Net Income (Loss) 0,0.00
Operating Gains/Losses 0,0.00
Gross Operating Profit 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Receivables 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Inventories 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Other Current Assets 0,0.00
(Decrease) Increase In Other Current Liabilities 0,0.00
(Increase) Decrease In Other Working Capital 0,0.00
Other Non-Cash Items 0,0.00
Net Cash From Continuing Operations 0,0.00
Net Cash From Discontinued Operations 0,0.00
Cash Provided By Investing Activities
Net Cash From Total Operating Activities 0,0.00
Sale Of Property, Plant & Equipment 0,0.00
Cash Used For Investing Activities
Sale Of Short-Term Investments 0,0.00
Purchases Of Property, Plant & Equipment 0,0.00
Acquisitions 0,0.00
Purchases Of Short-Term Investments 0,0.00
Other Cash From Investing Activities 0,0.00
Cash Provided by Financing Activities
Net Cash From Investing Activities 0,0.00
Issuance Of Debt 0,0.00
Cash Used For Financing Activities
Issuance Of Capital Stock 0,0.00
Repayment Of Long-Term Debt 0,0.00
Repurchase Of Capital Stock 0,0.00
Payment Of Cash Dividends 0,0.00
Other Financing Charges, Net 0,0.00
Net Cash From Financing Activities 0,0.00
Effect Of Exchange Rate Changes 0,0.00
Net Change In Cash & Cash Equivalents 0,0.00

Earnings Estimates

as of 4:10 ET PM 09/24/2021
Current Qtr
Next Qtr
Consensus Estimate $-0.06 $-0.05
# of Estimates 2 2
High Estimate $-0.05 $-0.05
Low Estimate $-0.07 $-0.05
Year Ago EPS $-0.24 $-0.24
Year Over Year Growth Estimate -75.13% -79.28%
Current Yr
Next Yr
Consensus Estimate $-0.44 $-0.29
# of Estimates 2 1
High Estimate $-0.36 $-0.29
Low Estimate $-0.52 $-0.29
Year Ago EPS $1.01 $-0.44
Year Over Year Growth Estimate -143.56% -34.09%
Current Qtr
Next Qtr
Current Year
Next Year
Consensus Estimate $-0.06 $-0.05 $-0.44 $-0.29
# of Estimates 2 2 2 1
High Estimate $-0.05 $-0.05 $-0.36 $-0.29
Low Estimate $-0.07 $-0.05 $-0.52 $-0.29
Year Ago EPS $-0.24 $-0.24 $1.01 $-0.44
Year Over Year Growth Estimate -75.13% -79.28% -143.56% -34.09%

Insider Information Summary

as of 08/31/2021
% Insiders - 14.87%
% Remaining Total Shares - 85.13%
Current 1 Month
Net Insider Transaction 2.68 M 8.13 M
Shares Bought 2.68 M 8.13 M
Shares Sold 0.00 0.00

Insider Activity

Transaction Date Insider/Title Transaction Type Market Value Shares Average Price Current Holdings


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