Ball 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(D) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
April 25, 2012
(Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
10 Longs Peak Drive, P.O. Box 5000, Broomfield, CO 80021-2510
(Address of principal executive offices, including ZIP Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Current Report on Form 8-K
Dated April 26, 2012
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On April 26, 2012, Ball Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its first quarter earnings for 2012, which results are set forth in the press release dated April 26, 2012, and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Earnings information regarding the first quarter 2012, as well as information regarding the use of non-GAAP financial measures, are set forth in the attached press release.
The information in this Report shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
On April 25, 2012, the Company held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (“Annual Meeting”). Following are the results of the matters voted on by shareholders at the Annual Meeting:
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following is furnished as an exhibit to this report:
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.
Date: April 26, 2012
April 26, 2012