Black Box provides digital technology solutions that assist its customers to design, build, manage, and secure their IT infrastructure. It offers IT infrastructure, specialty networking, multimedia, and keyboard/video/mouse switching products. The Company also provides communications lifecycle, unified communications, structured cabling, video/AV, in-building wireless, and data center services.

Bridgeville, US
Size (employees)
3,488 (est)
Black Box was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Bridgeville, US
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Black Box Office Locations

Black Box has an office in Bridgeville
Bridgeville, US (HQ)
1000 Park Dr
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Black Box Financials and Metrics

Black Box Revenue

Black Box's revenue was reported to be $855.73 m in FY, 2017 which is a 6.2% decrease from the previous period.

Net income (FY, 2018)

(100.1 m)

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(45.3 m)

Market capitalization (11-Jul-2018)

33.6 m

Closing share price (11-Jul-2018)


Cash (31-Mar-2018)

33.5 m


617.7 k
Black Box's current market capitalization is $33.6 m.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018


971.7 m992.4 m912.7 m855.7 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

105.5 m103.1 m97.5 m

Gross profit

866.2 m889.4 m815.1 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2016Q3, 2017Q1, 2017


13.5 m10.5 m8.6 m7.1 m9 m4.2 m(149.9 m)7.1 m(6.5 m)2.7 m2.8 m(12.9 m)

Interest expense

1.4 m1.2 m1.1 m1 m1.2 m1.4 m1.1 m1.2 m1.1 m1.2 m1.1 m1.2 m

Pre tax profit

11.2 m9.2 m

Income tax expense

5.7 m2.5 m3.5 m2.6 m2.4 m2.1 m(21.5 m)61 k(1.5 m)2.3 m324 k(4.5 m)
usdY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018


20.9 m31.2 m22.4 m30.7 m30.8 m23.5 m23.5 m14.2 m33.5 m

Accounts Receivable


25.4 m27 m

Current Assets

356.3 m343.3 m299.4 m268.6 m286.8 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2016Q3, 2017Q1, 2017


26.8 m25.6 m27.8 m28.4 m33.3 m20.5 m20.3 m18 m16.1 m21.4 m13.8 m10.5 m


51.7 m52.7 m53.7 m51.2 m54.9 m53.4 m50.1 m48.5 m26 m40 m25.9 m25.2 m

Current Assets

356 m364.3 m365.4 m359.6 m376.1 m339.5 m342.2 m321.7 m285.8 m293.4 m275 m254 m


29.1 m28.8 m29.3 m29.2 m30.2 m32.3 m32.9 m34.3 m33.6 m34.1 m30.4 m28 m
usdFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(115.9 m)15.3 m(171.1 m)(7.1 m)(100.1 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

7 m8.6 m9.4 m9.5 m


4 m6.3 m(672 k)

Accounts Payable

1.8 m(7.6 m)12.5 m(10.8 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2016Q3, 2017Q1, 2017

Net Income

12.5 m19.1 m3.9 m7.1 m12.4 m754 k(129.1 m)(123.4 m)(6.6 m)(476 k)(5.3 m)(9.7 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

1.7 m3.4 m5.1 m2 m4.1 m6.3 m4.6 m2.2 m7.1 m2.3 m


6.8 m2.3 m6.2 m159 k

Accounts Payable

5.2 m(2 m)1.1 m595 k(6.2 m)(7.3 m)4.9 m491 k2.4 m(7.2 m)
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

7.5 x
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Black Box Operating Metrics

Black Box's Backlog was reported to be $306.6m in FY, 2017.
Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017


$408.75 m$389.92 m$352.63 m$329.94 m$377.80 m$356.31 m$345.36 m$335.53 m$308.33 m$342.56 m$331.70 m$306.62 m
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Black Box Revenue Breakdown

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Black Box revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.5% from International Products, 78.5% from North America Services, 8.6% from North America Products and 3.4% from Other

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Black Box Online and Social Media Presence

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Black Box News and Updates

Keck Medicine tests Black Box to improve patient safety by monitoring surgeons

USC researchers said the tool can be used to pinpoint movements during robotic surgery and determine which surgeons are novices or experts.

AI Experts Want to End 'Black Box' Algorithms in Government

Researchers at AI Now say algorithms increasingly used by government can be opaque and discriminatory.

NAB Show NY: Black Box to Showcase KVM Solutions

Black Box will address key trends and broadcast industry challenges with high-performance KVM, video walls and other solutions.

New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Neural Networks

A new idea called the “information bottleneck” is helping to explain the puzzling success of today’s artificial-intelligence algorithms—and might also explain how human brains learn.

The Black Box of employee engagement

Topic Employees Tags Engagement Innovation Learning
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Black Box Company Life and Culture

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