Will Coinstar’s Deal With Warner Brothers Wow These Top Institutional Shareholders?

Coinstar Inc.(NASDAQ:CSTR) has struck a deal with Warner Brothers, whereby the latter has reduced the number of days that Redbox, owned by Coinstar Inc., must wait before offering studio DVDs. From now on, Warner Brothers will make DVDs available for rental in just 28 days, instead of 56.

Will Coinstar Inc.’s shareholders increase their holdings? They reported owning a total of 22.682 million shares on 09/30/2012. The shares closed at $44.98 on 09/30/2012.

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Here are the ten largest positions in Coinstar Inc. at the end of September 30th, 2012.

Mackay Shields LLC. held 15,678,000 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $20,535,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.96%.

Mohican Financial Management LLC. held 4,500,000 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $5,847,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.21%.

Acadian Asset Management LLC. held 592,107 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $26,632,973. This brought the portfolio total to 0.22%.

Bank of New York Mellon Corp. held 391,104 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $17,591,858. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

Apex Capital Management held 365,491 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $16,439,785. This brought the portfolio total to 1.2%.

Markston International LLC. held 173,241 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $7,792,380. This brought the portfolio total to 0.56%.

Obermeyer Asset Management Co. held 150,780 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $6,782,084. This brought the portfolio total to 1.91%.

Charles Schwab  Investment Management Inc. held 123,082 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $5,536,228. This brought the portfolio total to 0.02%.

Mesirow Financial Investment Management U.S Value Equity held 95,040 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $4,274,899. This brought the portfolio total to 1.18%.

James Investment Research Inc. held 60,300 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $2,712,294. This brought the portfolio total to 0.13%.

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