Altera 8-K 2010
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 2, 2010
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (408) 544-7000
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On February 2, 2010, Altera Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing a 10 million share increase in the number of shares authorized for repurchase under the Company’s share repurchase program. A copy of the press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.
Dated: February 3, 2010