Estee Lauder Companies 8-K 2008
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)
October 28, 2008
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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ITEM 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On October 28, 2008, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2008. The release also includes the Companys estimates related to its fiscal 2009 second quarter and full year net sales and diluted net earnings per common share. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.
THE ESTÉE LAUDER COMPANIES INC.