Black Box Corporation (BBOX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 25, 2013
Black Box Corporation ( BBOX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BBOX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $30.31, the dividend yield is 1.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BBOX was $30.31, representing a -0.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.52 and a 56.97% increase over the 52 week low of $19.31.
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 $1.82. Zacks Investment Research reports BBOX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 2.25%, compared to an industry average of 5.4%.