Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 24, 2013
Black Box Corporation ( BBOX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BBOX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BBOX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.09, the dividend yield is 1.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BBOX was $29.09, representing a -7.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.59 and a 48.42% increase over the 52 week low of $19.60.
BBOX is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Cisco Systems, Inc. ( CSCO ) and Juniper Networks, Inc. ( JNPR ). BBOX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports BBOX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -23.22%, compared to an industry average of -6.4%.