Black Box Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:BBOX)

About Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)

Black Box Corporation logoBlack Box Corporation is a technology solutions provider. The Company is engaged in designing, building, managing and securing the information technology (IT) infrastructure. Offerings under the Company's Products platform include IT infrastructure, specialty networking, multimedia and keyboard/video/mouse (KVM) switching. Offerings under its Services platform include unified communications, data infrastructure and managed services. It conducts business globally and manages its business on a geographic-service type basis consisting of four segments: North America Products, North America Services, International Products and International Services. The offerings of its Products platform are distributed through value-added resellers, direct marketing manufacturers, mass merchandisers, Web retailers and others. The offerings of its Services platform are distributed through value-added resellers, manufacturers and large system integrators, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BBOX
  • CUSIP: 09182610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $45.41 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,137,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.31
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.57
  • 52 Week Range: $2.85 - $17.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.98
  • P/E Growth: -0.43
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $828.9 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.05
  • Book Value: $8.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.34
  • Annual Dividend: $0.48
  • Dividend Yield: 14.8%
  • EBIDTA: $20.29 million
  • Net Margins: -1.97%
  • Return on Equity: 3.05%
  • Return on Assets: 1.00%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.74%
  • Current Ratio: 1.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.42%
  • Average Volume: 247,886 shs.
  • Beta: 0.67
  • Short Ratio: 6.25

Frequently Asked Questions for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)

What is Black Box Corporation's stock symbol?

Black Box Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BBOX."

How often does Black Box Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Black Box Corporation?

Black Box Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, July 14th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 16.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 28th. View Black Box Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Black Box Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 10th. The company reported ($0.33) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.34. The business had revenue of $191.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $207.63 million. Black Box Corporation had a positive return on equity of 3.05% and a negative net margin of 1.97%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 12.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.13 earnings per share. View Black Box Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Black Box Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Black Box Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Black Box Corporation.

Where is Black Box Corporation's stock going? Where will Black Box Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Black Box Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Black Box Corporation's share price to reach $10.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Black Box Corporation.

Are investors shorting Black Box Corporation?

Black Box Corporation saw a decline in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 228,732 shares, a decline of 61.5% from the August 15th total of 594,368 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 249,855 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.9 days. Currently, 1.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short.

Who are some of Black Box Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Black Box Corporation's key executives?

Black Box Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Eslie C. Sykes, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • David John Russo, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Principal Accounting Officer, Treasurer
  • Ronald Basso, Executive Vice President -Business Development, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Timothy C. Huffmyer, Vice President - Finance
  • David Pasternak, Vice President of Human Resources
  • Timothy DeLisle, Vice President - Sales
  • Doug Oathout, Vice President - Strategic Partner Relations
  • Thomas G. Greig, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Cynthia Jane Comparin, Independent Director
  • Richard L. Crouch, Independent Director

Who owns Black Box Corporation stock?

Black Box Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (12.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.75%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.92%), Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY (4.27%), Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc. (3.03%) and LSV Asset Management (2.33%). Company insiders that own Black Box Corporation stock include Eslie C Sykes, John S Heller, Michael Mcandrew, Richard C Elias and Ronald Basso. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Black Box Corporation.

Who sold Black Box Corporation stock? Who is selling Black Box Corporation stock?

Black Box Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., AJO LP, State Street Corp, LSV Asset Management, Northern Trust Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Prudential Financial Inc. and Martingale Asset Management L P. View Insider Buying and Selling for Black Box Corporation.

Who bought Black Box Corporation stock? Who is buying Black Box Corporation stock?

Black Box Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Foundry Partners LLC, OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Menta Capital LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., LMR Partners LLP and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Black Box Corporation stock in the last two years include Eslie C Sykes, John S Heller, Michael Mcandrew, Richard C Elias and Ronald Basso. View Insider Buying and Selling for Black Box Corporation.

How do I buy Black Box Corporation stock?

Shares of Black Box Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Black Box Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Black Box Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ BBOX)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  65 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  51 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  116
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.00 (233.33% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/11/2017SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralHighView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Earnings by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ BBOX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/30/2017($0.24)N/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2017Q1 2018$0.01($0.33)$207.63 million$191.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q4 2017$0.06$0.07$207.44 million$208.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q317$0.30$0.24$219.65 million$210.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q217$0.22$0.31$220.45 million$218.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q117$0.22$0.13$218.03 million$218.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q416$0.26$0.14$218.41 million$224.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q316$0.36$0.37$225.63 million$222.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q216$0.40$0.37$240.62 million$236.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q116$0.27$0.22$250.10 million$229.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q415$0.44$0.46$246.90 million$245.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q315$0.46$0.44$254.10 million$253.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q215$0.57$0.37$256.70 million$248.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q115$0.42$0.41$241.78 million$245.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q414$0.46$0.48$237.70 million$238.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q314$0.46$0.49$252.10 million$239.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q214$0.64$0.60$260.20 million$246.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q1 2014$0.56$0.54$240.08 million$246.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q4 2013$0.54$0.44$256.00 million$237.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q3 2013$0.64$0.79$258.50 million$252.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.70$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.62$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.71$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.81$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.82$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.80$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2011$0.83$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.80$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.69 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Most Recent Dividend:7/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:16.00%
Payout Ratio:-44.44% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-69.57% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
111.63% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)

Dividend History by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ BBOX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.98%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/14/2017John S HellerDirectorBuy10,000$4.35$43,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Eslie C SykesInsiderBuy21,000$12.39$260,190.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Richard C EliasDirectorBuy5,000$9.32$46,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Ronald BassoEVPBuy2,000$9.06$18,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016John S HellerDirectorBuy5,000$8.20$41,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Michael McandrewCEOBuy12,000$8.49$101,880.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Richard C EliasDirectorBuy5,000$19.56$97,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
Latest Headlines for Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX)
DateHeadline logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) Short Interest Update - September 16 at 1:44 AM logoBlack Box Announces Enhancements to Boxilla System - September 15 at 4:49 PM logoReviewing Black Box Corporation (BBOX) and Its Peers - September 14 at 4:18 AM logoBlack Box Enables Enterprises to Embrace the Intelligent Edge to Accelerate Digital Transformation - September 12 at 4:37 PM logoIs It Time To Buy Tritax Big Box REIT plc (LSE:BBOX) Based Off Its PE Ratio? - September 11 at 5:00 PM logoContrasting Black Box Corporation (BBOX) and ARC Group Worldwide (ARCW) - September 11 at 4:12 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: FairPoint Communications (FRP) versus Black Box Corporation (BBOX) - September 11 at 1:08 PM logoLevel 3 Communications (LVLT) vs. Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Critical Comparison - August 30 at 4:08 AM logoJohn S. Heller Acquires 10,000 Shares of Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Stock - August 16 at 10:28 AM logoBlack Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) Lowered to "Neutral" at Sidoti - August 13 at 2:24 PM logoMid-Day Market Update: Aegean Marine Rises After Q2 Results; Black Box Shares Plunge - August 11 at 9:53 PM logoIHS Markit Score upgrades Black Box Corp to 67 out of 100, despite ranking positively in only one IHS Markit category. - August 11 at 4:52 PM logoBlack Box shares fall 40 percent after widened loss, suspended dividend - August 11 at 4:52 PM logoEdited Transcript of BBOX earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT - August 11 at 4:52 PM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Drop in demand for ETFs holding Black Box Corp is a negative sign for its shares - August 11 at 3:37 AM logoBlack Box's (BBOX) CEO E.C. Sykes on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 10 at 10:37 PM logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results - August 10 at 9:34 PM logoBlack Box Corporation Reports First Quarter of Fiscal 2018 Results and Amendment to Senior Secured Credit Agreement - August 10 at 5:35 PM logoBlack Box reports 1Q loss - August 10 at 5:35 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Black Box Corp. - August 10 at 2:40 AM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : August 7, 2017 - August 7 at 9:01 PM logoBlack Box Co. (BBOX) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday - August 3 at 10:44 AM logoBlack Box Corporation to Announce First Quarter of Fiscal 2018 Financial Results on Thursday, August 10, 2017 - August 2 at 5:08 PM logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) vs. Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) Head to Head Survey - July 30 at 7:45 AM logoTelecom Argentina Stet - France Telecom (TEO) versus Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Financial Contrast - July 26 at 11:58 PM logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday - July 24 at 8:04 AM logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) Short Interest Down 36.7% in June - July 17 at 7:18 AM logoNorth America HVAC Contained Server Market Worth 1,540.4 Million USD by 2022 - July 12 at 4:59 PM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : July 10, 2017 - July 10 at 4:27 PM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : June 28, 2017 - June 28 at 4:34 PM logoCritical Survey: KT Corporation (KT) and Black Box Corporation (BBOX) - June 28 at 10:17 AM logoCincinnati Bell (CBB) & Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Head-To-Head Comparison - June 28 at 8:34 AM logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) Upgraded at Sidoti - June 27 at 12:58 PM logoBlack Box Corporation (BBOX) versus BCE (BCE) Financial Survey - June 21 at 2:10 PM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : June 16, 2017 - June 16 at 4:33 PM logoFinisar Corporation (FNSR) & Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Head to Head Analysis - June 12 at 10:48 AM logoBRIEF-Quaker Capital Investments reports 6.7 pct passive stake in Black Box - June 9 at 9:26 PM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : June 6, 2017 - June 6 at 3:58 PM logoComparing Black Box (BBOX) and Lantronix (LTRX) - June 6 at 12:04 PM logoContrasting Lantronix (LTRX) and Black Box (BBOX) - June 5 at 8:01 AM logoMacy's Earnings Are A Black Box - June 4 at 10:36 AM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 4:12 PM logoBlack Box Corp. :BBOX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : May 24, 2017 - May 24 at 11:14 AM logoETFs with exposure to Black Box Corp. : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 3:56 PM logoBlack Box Corp. :BBOX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 4:19 PM logoBlack Box Continues To Release Cash From Its Balance Sheet - May 12 at 9:24 PM logoSiteZeus adds Black Box Intelligence to its super-charged data stack - May 11 at 4:22 PM logoBRIEF-Black Box Corp reports Q4 loss per share $0.12 - May 11 at 2:03 AM logoBlack Box Corp. Reveals 48% Retreat In Q4 Bottom Line - May 11 at 2:03 AM logoBlack Box Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter of Fiscal 2017 Results - May 10 at 8:54 AM



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