More on Coinstar's Q2: The revenue miss was due to Redbox sales (affected by seasonality)...

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More on Coinstar's Q2: The revenue miss was due to Redbox sales (affected by seasonality) falling 9% Q/Q to $458M. Guidance (accounts for NCR deal) is mostly in-line. Coinstar expects Q3 revenue of $550M-$575M and EPS of $1.09-$1.24 vs. a consensus of $545M and $1.17. It expects 2012 revenue of $2.21B-$2.31B and EPS of $4.60-$4.90 vs. a consensus of $2.28B and $4.74. Between Coinstar's figures and Netflix's, DVD rental demand appears to be softening. CSTR -12.7% AH. (PR)