Capitol Federal Financial 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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ITEM 7.01 REGULATION FD DISCLOSURE
The Board of Directors of the Registrant has approved a new stock repurchase program. Under the plan, the Company intends to repurchase up to $175.0 million of stock from time to time, depending on market conditions, at prevailing market prices in the open-market and other transactions. The authorized stock repurchases represent approximately 10% of Capitol Federal Financial, Inc.’s capital and is in conformance with Federal Reserve Bank guidelines for stock repurchases.
Previously, the Company announced the approval of a $193.0 million stock repurchase program. As of November 28, 2012, $5.4 million of stock had yet to be repurchased under this program.
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.