Black Box Corporation Declares Its Quarterly Cash Dividend and Increase in Share Repurchase Program

PITTSBURGH--()--Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX), a leading technology solutions provider, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share of its Common Stock.

The $0.11 per share dividend was declared on all outstanding shares of Black Box's Common Stock and will be payable on April 14, 2016 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2016. Black Box will pay the dividend through its transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219.

The Board of Directors also increased the share repurchase program by 1 million shares. The Company anticipates that, subject to the Company’s cash flow, market conditions, stock price, leverage and other factors, it could repurchase up to $7 million of its common stock during the quarter ended March 31, 2016. There can be no assurance as to the timing or amount of such repurchases.

About Black Box

Black Box is a leading technology solutions provider dedicated to helping customers build, manage, optimize and secure their IT infrastructure. Black Box delivers high-value products and services through its global presence and more than 3,500 team members. To learn more, visit the Black Box Web site at http://www.blackbox.com.

Black Box® and the Double Diamond logo are registered trademarks of BB Technologies, Inc.

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Contacts

Black Box Corporation
Timothy C. Huffmyer, 724-873-6788
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Email: investors@blackbox.com

Release Summary

Black Box Corporation Declares Its Quarterly Cash Dividend and Increase in Share Repurchase Program

Contacts

Black Box Corporation
Timothy C. Huffmyer, 724-873-6788
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Email: investors@blackbox.com