PARAMUS, N.J., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smart Balance, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMBL) announced today that its board of directors has authorized a two-year stock repurchase program of up to $25 million, to begin in 2010.
"The repurchase program demonstrates the confidence we have in the prospects of our Company and shows our commitment to deliver long-term value for all of our shareholders, while at the same time making prudent use of funds," said Stephen Hughes, Smart Balance, Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Any purchases under Smart Balance's repurchase program may be made from time to time in the open market or through privately negotiated transactions beginning in 2010. Depending on market conditions, compliance with the stock repurchase provisions of the Company's credit agreement, and other factors, these purchases may be commenced or suspended at any time, or from time to time, without prior notice. The stock purchase plan will expire on December 31, 2011 unless extended by the board of directors.
Statements made in this press release that are not historical facts, including statements about the Company's plans, strategies, beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking and subject to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements may include use of the words "expect", "anticipate", "plan", "intend", "project", "may", "believe" and similar expressions. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and, except for the Company's ongoing obligations under the U.S. federal securities laws, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether to reflect actual results of operations, changes in financial condition, changes in general econ
|SOURCE Smart Balance, Inc.|
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