Precision Castparts 8-K 2005
Washington, D.C. 20549
August 17, 2005
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
4650 S.W. Macadam Avenue
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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ITEM 8.01 OTHER EVENTS.
On August 17, 2005, Precision Castparts Corp. issued a press release announcing that its Board of Directors approved a two-for-one split of its common stock in the form of a stock dividend. Shareholders of record as of August 29, 2005 will receive one additional share of common stock for every share owned. The additional shares will be issued on September 8, 2005. The Board also set September 16, 2005 as the record date for the quarterly dividend, to be paid on October 3, 2005, in the amount of $0.03 per share.
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.