Ashland 8-K 2010
Documents found in this filing:
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): January 27, 2010
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
50 E. RiverCenter Boulevard, Covington, Kentucky 41011
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
P.O. Box 391, Covington, Kentucky 41012-0391
(Mailing Address) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (859) 815-3333
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure
On January 27, 2010, Ashland Inc. will include the information contained in exhibits 99.1-99.18, and graphic images thereof, on the “Investor Center” section of its website located at http://investor.ashland.com, or in employee communications.
Ashland is furnishing the information pursuant to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (“SEC”) Regulation FD. The information contained in exhibits 99.1-99.17 is summary information concerning key metrics for Ashland’s operating segments. The information contained in exhibit 99.18 is summary information concerning certain working capital components, expressed as a percentage of annualized sales for Ashland on a monthly basis for December 2009, as used for certain internal measurement purposes. The information is intended to be considered in the context of Ashland’s SEC filings and other public announcements that Ashland may make from time to time.
By filing this report on Form 8-K, Ashland makes no admission as to the materiality of any information in this report. Ashland reserves the right to discontinue the availability of the data in the attached exhibits.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
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 thereunto duly authorized.