Sources: NCR sale looking less certain

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The company has reportedly extended its deadline for binding bids from July 8 to July 26, but interest among potential buyers seems to be waning.

FEATURES


Cardtronics Q1 chalks up 26th quarter of YOY growth

If cash is dead, how is Cardtronics making so darned much of it?

Diebold Q1: 'A large dose of self-help'

Under the leadership of Andy Mattes, the company has pulled up its bootstraps and taken important strides toward a turnaround.

Wincor Nixdorf 1QFY sales as expected: Not great

Trying times in critical markets set the stage for a predictably subdued quarterly performance by the European ATM giant.

Wincor Nixdorf holds steady on annual net sales — with some rebalancing

Hardware and banking sales sagged, but increases in retail and software earnings took up the slack, CEO Eckard Heidloff said in the company's annual press conference.

Q3 a win (mostly) for ATM industry heavyweights

IADs Cardtronics and Euronet churned out double-digit revenue increases; Diebold continued its turnaround; NCR grew revenues, but missed expectations.

'Solid': NCR and Diebold report positive Q2 revenues

In separate earnings calls, CEOs of both NCR and Diebold chose the same term to describe their quarterly revenues, up 8 and 3.7 percent respectively.

Cardtronics continues its upward course through Q2

With profits up 25 percent year-over-year, Cardtronics is looking like a company with plenty of blue sky ahead.

Diebold, NCR Q1 earnings hit the mark but disappoint the market

Results were 'close enough for horseshoes and hand grenades,' but Wall Street wanted more from both ATM brands.

NCR posts strong Q4, forecasts further growth in 2014

An increase of 26 percent in ATM orders for Q4 2013 generates 'some good momentum' going into 2014.

For NCR, a hit and a miss in Q3

Third quarter news was mostly good for NCR, but the U.S. hardware market hurt its financial services business.

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NEWS


NCR: Deal or no deal?

A new report in the ongoing NCR sale saga has the company's rumored bidders balking at its rumored asking price of $10 billion.

Blackstone, Carlyle jointly bidding $10B for NCR, report says

The initial report from Reuters caused NCR stock to jump so dramatically that trading had to be halted temporarily.

Diebold in talks to buy Wincor, report says

'Unnamed sources' continue to claim that Wincor is for sale, and now more specifically say the potential buyer is Diebold Inc.

M&A watcher says NCR is up for bids

Speculation about the future of NCR Corp. continues in the mergers and acquisitions world, fed by recurring rumors that the company is actively seeking a buyer.

Euronet Worldwide reports Q1 financials

Currency fluctuations significantly affected first quarter results for the company, which derives 70 percent of its revenues from overseas operations.

Diebold acquires software developer Phoenix Interactive

Diebold anticipates that the acquisition will accelerate its transformation into a services-led, multivendor software-enabled company.

Cardtronics announces new business organization in wake of acquisitions

Reorganizing the business around its merchant-owned and distributor customer base in the U.S. will focus resources closer to customers, the company says.

NCR preps investors for disappointing Q3 results, lowers full-year 2014 guidance

Financial services remain a bright spot, but worsening market conditions in retail have prompted the company to dial back its earnings forecast.

Cardtronics wraps up purchase of Welch ATM

The deal brings approximately 7,350 company-owned and 19,000 merchant-owned ATMs to Cardtronics, expanding the company's global portfolio to 111,150 units.

FIS to acquire Clear2Pay for $484M

The purchase will bolster FIS’ global payments capabilities and enhance its abilities to deliver differentiated enterprise payments solutions, the company said.

Wincor Nixdorf cuts earnings forecast, cites sagging markets

The company expects flat earnings year over year, but still expects EBITA to grow on sale of Singapore facility.

Cardtronics to purchase Welch ATM for $160M

The combined company will boast a global portfolio of 109,600 ATMs, including 92,500 retail ATMs in the United States.

Diebold to acquire EPP expertise with purchase of Cryptera

Diebold Inc. today announced an agreement to acquire Copenhagen, Denmark-based Cryptera A/S, specialists in secure payment technology — particularly encrypting PIN pads. As a top supplier of PIN pads for ATMs, petrol pumps, self-service and self-checkout devices, Cryptera will help...

Diebold names new CFO

Diebold Inc. has announced the decision to elevate interim principal financial officer Christopher A. Chapman to the position of CFO.

Vantiv to acquire Mercury Payment Systems

Vantiv Inc., a provider of payment processing services and related technologies, has agreed to acquire Mercury Payment Systems LLC for $1.65 billion. Mercury payment technology solutions are embedded into point-of-sale software applications; the company is majority-owned by technology investing firm...

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