* Q2 EPS in-line, rev $665.2 mln vs est. $715.5 mln
* Sees FY 2010 rev growth 5-8 pct
* Sees FY'2010 adj EPS $1.95-$2.15 vs est. $
July 29 ATM maker Diebold Inc (DBD.N) posted
quarterly revenue below estimates, hurt by weakness in North
America and the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, and
lowered the upper end of its full-year revenue outlook range.
The company slightly lifted the lower end of its estimates
for fiscal 2010 to $1.95 to $2.15 per share, excluding items,
on revenue growth 5 percent to 8 percent.
It had earlier forecast revenue growth of 4 percent to 9
Analysts are looking for earnings for $2.02 per share,
according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
For the second quarter the company's net income from
continuing operations fell to $31.1 million, or 46 cents per
share, from $33.3 million or 48 cents per share, last year.
Excluding items, the company earned 52 cents a share in
line with estimates.
Total revenue fell 4 percent to $665.2 million below
analysts' estimates of $715.5 million, according to Thomson
Reuters I/B/E/S. [ID:nASA00KUC]
Revenue in the EMEA region fell 14 percent to $76.3 million
while that in North America fell 11 percent to $322.6 million.
Shares of the North Canton, Ohio-based company closed at
$30.06 Wednesday on the New York Stock exchange.
(Reporting by Mansi Dutta in Bangalore; Editing by Jarshad