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HD Home Depot

Filed: 2 Jun 21, 7:32am

UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
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FORM 8-K
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CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): June 2, 2021
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THE HOME DEPOT, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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Delaware  1-8207  95-3261426
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
  (Commission
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)
2455 Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30339
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(770) 433-8211
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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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):
Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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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, $0.05 Par Value Per ShareHDNew York Stock Exchange
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).
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 13(a) of the Exchange Act.




Item 8.01.        Other Events.
On May 24, 2021, The Home Depot, Inc. (the “Company”) received notification of an unsolicited “mini-tender” offer by Tutanota LLC (“Tutanota”) to purchase up to 1,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock at an offer price of $360.00 per share. The offer price of $360.00 per share is conditioned on, among other things, the closing price per share of Home Depot’s common stock exceeding $360.00 per share on the last trading day before the offer expires. The number of shares subject to Tutanota’s offer represented approximately 0.094% of the Company’s common stock outstanding as of May 18, 2021.
On June 2, 2021, the Company issued a press release, attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference, informing its shareholders that the Company does not endorse Tutanota’s unsolicited mini-tender offer and recommending that shareholders do not tender their shares to Tutanota. Shareholders who have already tendered their shares may withdraw them at any time prior to the expiration of the offer, in accordance with Tutanota’s offering documents. Tutanota’s offer is currently scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on Friday, June 18, 2021, unless the offer is otherwise extended by Tutanota in its discretion or terminated earlier.
The Company does not endorse Tutanota’s unsolicited mini-tender offer and is not affiliated or associated in any way with Tutanota, its mini-tender offer, or its mini-tender offer documents. Additional information concerning mini-tenders is included in the attached press release.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits.
ExhibitDescription
104The cover page of this Current Report on Form 8-K formatted in Inline XBRL (included as Exhibit 101).

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SIGNATURE
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.
 
THE HOME DEPOT, INC.
Date: June 2, 2021By:/s/ Teresa Wynn Roseborough
Name:Teresa Wynn Roseborough
     Title:Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

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