SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d)
of The Securities and Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 4, 2019
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation or Organization)
1100 Cassatt Road,
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (610) 647-2121
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On April 4, 2019, AMETEK, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release recommending that our stockholders not tender their shares in response to an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Corporation (TRC) to purchase up to 2,000,000 shares of common stock of the Company, par value $0.01 per share (Company Common Stock), representing approximately 0.88% of the outstanding shares of Company Common Stock. A copy of the press release is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
This information, including Exhibit 99.1, will not be deemed filed for any purpose, including for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that section and it will not be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press release, dated April 4, 2019, AMETEK Recommends Stockholders Reject Mini-Tender Offer by TRC Capital Corporation.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|April 4, 2019||By:||/s/ Thomas M. Montgomery|
|Name: Thomas M. Montgomery|
|Title: Senior Vice President Comptroller|