Gardner Denver 8-K 2005
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
Gardner Denver, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On April 25, 2005, Gardner Denver, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing the Companys results for the three months ended March 31, 2005 and guidance for diluted earnings per share for the three months ending June 30, 2005, as well as updated guidance for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2005 (the Press Release). A copy of the Press Release is furnished with this report as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K and incorporated by reference herein.
Item 8.01 Other Events
The Company hereby incorporates by reference in this Item 8.01 the following portions of the Press Release:
The information contained under the captions CEO Comments Regarding Results (other than the last paragraph under such caption as noted above), Outlook, and Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference in this Item 8.01, or to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(c) Exhibits. See Exhibit Index.
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 thereunto duly authorized.