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): August 1, 2019
MATTHEWS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
Incorporation or organization)
TWO NORTHSHORE CENTER, PITTSBURGH, PA
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Class A Common Stock, $1.00 par value
Nasdaq Global Select Market
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:
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On August 1, 2019, Matthews International Corporation ("Matthews") issued a press release announcing its earnings for the third fiscal quarter of 2019. A copy of the press release is furnished hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 1, 2019, Matthews posted to the Company's website (www.matw.com/investor) its earnings teleconference presentation which includes selected financial results for the third fiscal quarter of 2019. The presentation is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.2. This information, including exhibits attached hereto, 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 that section. This information shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference to this Form 8-K in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press Release, dated August 1, 2019, issued by Matthews International Corporation
Matthews International Corporation earnings teleconference presentation for the third fiscal quarter of 2019
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.
MATTHEWS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
/s/ Steven F. Nicola
Steven F. Nicola
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
Date: August 2, 2019