This excerpt taken from the BA 10-K filed Feb 28, 2005.
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days. Yes X No
Indicate by check mark if disclosure of delinquent filers pursuant to Item 405 of Regulation S-K (§ 229.405 of this chapter) is not contained herein, and will not be contained, to the best of registrants knowledge, in definitive proxy or information statements incorporated by reference in Part III of this Form 10-K or any amendment to this Form 10-K.
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an accelerated filer (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Act). Yes X No
As of June 30, 2004, there were 800,620,755 common shares outstanding held by nonaffiliates of the registrant, and the aggregate market value of the common shares (based upon the closing price of these shares on the New York Stock Exchange) was approximately $40.9 billion.
The number of shares of the registrants common stock outstanding as of January 31, 2005 was 832,425,176.
(This number includes 39 million outstanding shares held by the ShareValue Trust which are not eligible to vote and not included in earnings per share calculations.)
Part I and Part II incorporate information by reference to certain portions of the Companys 2004 Annual Report to Shareholders. Part III incorporates information by reference to the registrants definitive proxy statement, to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission within 120 days after the close of the fiscal year.