Washington Federal 8-K 2012
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): February 16, 2012
Washington Federal, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
425 Pike Street, Seattle, Washington 98101
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (206) 624-7930
(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):
On February 16, 2012, Washington Federal, Inc. (the "Company") announced by press release that its NASDAQ ticker symbol will change to "WAFD". The Company's new symbol will become effective as of the opening of trading on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. A copy of the press release is attached to this filing as Exhibit 99.1.
(a) Not applicable.
(b) Not applicable
(c) Not applicable
99.1 Press release dated February 16, 2012.
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.