HMST HomeStreet

Filed: 29 Jan 21, 9:01am

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): January 28, 2021
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Washington 001-35424 91-0186600
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
 (IRS Employer
Identification No.)
601 Union Street, Ste. 2000, Seattle, WA 98101
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(206) 623-3050
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, No Par ValueHMSTNasdaq Stock Market LLC
Emerging growth Company
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 12(a) of the Exchange Act.

Item 8.01Other Events

On January 28, 2021, the Board of Directors of HomeStreet, Inc. ("HomeStreet" or the Company) approved a cash dividend of $0.25 per share, to be paid on February 24, 2021 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 9, 2021. In the same meeting, the Board of Directors also authorized an extension to the Company's share repurchase program (the "Repurchase Program") pursuant to which the Company may purchase up to an additional $25 million of its issued and outstanding Common Stock, no par value, at prevailing market rates at the time of such purchase. A press release announcing these two actions by the Board is included as an exhibit to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit 99.1

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: January 29, 2021
HomeStreet, Inc.
By: /s/ John M. Michel
 John M. Michel
 Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer