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HOLX Hologic

UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 

FORM 8-K



Current Report Pursuant
to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) April 29, 2020
 

HOLOGIC, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
 

Delaware
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
  
001-36214
04-2902449
(Commission File Number)(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

250 Campus Drive, Marlborough, Massachusetts01752
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)
 
(508) 263-2900
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
 
(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:
 

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Securities registered or to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of each class
 
Trading
Symbol(s)
 
Name of each exchange
on which registered
Common Stock, $.01 par value HOLX
 The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).
 
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 2.02  Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
 
On April 29, 2020, Hologic, Inc. issued a press release announcing its financial results for the second quarter ended March 28, 2020. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein in its entirety by reference.

Item 8.01 Other Events.

On April 29, 2020, Hologic, Inc. issued a press release announcing the development of its second high-throughput molecular assay to detect SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.  This assay is designed to run on the Company’s widely distributed Panther® system.
Limitation on Incorporation by Reference. The information furnished in this Form 8-K, including the press releases attached hereto as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, 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, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act except as set forth by specific reference in such a filing.  
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements. The press releases attached hereto as Exhibits 99.1. and 99.2 contain forward-looking statements that involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these statements. Please refer to the cautionary note in each of the press releases regarding these forward-looking statements.  

Item 9.01  Financial Statements and Exhibits.
 
(d) Exhibits.
 
   
Exhibit
Number
 Description
 
   
 
   
104 Cover Page Interactive Data File - the cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the Inline XBRL document.



SIGNATURES
 
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: April 29, 2020HOLOGIC, INC.
   
 By:/s/ Karleen M. Oberton
  Karleen M. Oberton
  Chief Financial Officer