Gabelli says contacted by person interested in joining Diebold board Gabelli, owner of 7.51% of Diebold's outstanding shares, disclosed that it sent a letter to Diebold notifying it that Gabelli was contacted by an individual who informed the investment firm of his interest and qualifications to serve on the company's board. Gabelli said it is currently evaluating its options with regards to the upcoming time period to submit director nominations and will come to a decision in accordance with the procedures set forth in Diebold's proxy statement. Gabelli added that it called on the Diebold to have cumulative voting in place for the election of directors at the upcoming annual meeting of shareholders.
Diebold sees FY15 non-GAAP EPS $1.90-$2.10, consensus $2.03 Sees FY15 financial self-service revenue up 2%-4%; Sees FY15 security revenue relatively flat YoY. Sees FY15 Brazil "other" revenue to be approximately $50M. Sees FY15 non-GAAP effective tax rate of approximately 30%. Sees FY15 free cahs flow to be approximately $120M. Sees FY15 negative impact from currency of 1.5%.