CONAGRA BRANDS INC. 8-K 2009
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
February 17, 2009
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
ConAgra Foods, Inc.
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
Today, February 17, 2009, ConAgra Foods, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release regarding its presentation at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York conference, which is scheduled to begin at 9:15 a.m. EST this morning. The presentation will be webcast. The press release also provides information on expected financial results for the Companys second half of fiscal 2009. The press release and slides used in the presentation by the Company are furnished as Exhibit 99.1 and Exhibit 99.2, respectively, to this Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
The presentation reaffirms the Companys previously issued expectations for fiscal 2009 diluted earnings per share from continuing operations, excluding items impacting comparability. Management believes this non-GAAP financial measure provides a useful tool for investors in examining the Companys expected operational results for the year and facilitates year-to-year comparisons.
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 hereunto duly authorized.