EMC 8-K 2011
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): August 18, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (508) 435-1000
(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):
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On August 18, 2011, the Finance Committee of the Board of Directors of EMC Corporation (the Company) authorized the Company to repurchase up to $2 billion of the Companys stock in 2011. This represents an increase from the prior authorization of $1.5 billion.
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: August 24, 2011