Fairpoint Communications 8-K 2008
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported ) February 28, 2008
FairPoint Communications, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code (704) 344-8150
(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 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 28, 2008, FairPoint Communications, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release reporting its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2007 (the Earnings Announcement). A copy of the Earnings Announcement is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein solely for purposes of this Item 2.02 disclosure.
On February 28, 2008, the Company held a conference call to discuss the financial results of the Company for the fourth quarter of 2007 (the Earnings Call). A copy of the transcript (the Transcript) of the Earnings Call is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein solely for purposes of this Item 2.02 disclosure. The Transcript has been selectively edited to facilitate the understanding of the information communicated during the Earnings Call.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
A copy of the Earnings Announcement is being furnished by being attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The information in this Current Report, including the exhibits attached hereto, is being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of such section. The information in this Current Report, including the exhibits, shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any incorporation by reference language in any such filing.
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: March 4, 2008