FWRD Forward Air
Filed: 29 Apr 21, 4:55pm
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): April 29, 2021
FORWARD AIR CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
|1915 Snapps Ferry Road||Building N||Greeneville||TN||37745|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
|(Commission File Number)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (423) 636-7000
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)|
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Securities 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, $0.01 par value||FWRD||NASDAQ|
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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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. o
SECTION 2. FINANCIAL INFORMATION.
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
Attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference is a copy of a press release, dated April 29, 2021, announcing the financial results of Forward Air Corporation for the three months ended March 31, 2021.
The information in this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
SECTION 8. OTHER EVENTS.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
The Company’s Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable to the Company’s shareholders of record at the close of business on May 27, 2021, and is expected to be paid on June 14, 2021.
SECTION 9. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are being furnished as part of this Report.
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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.
|FORWARD AIR CORPORATION|
|Date: April 29, 2021||By:||/s/ Thomas Schmitt|
President and Chief Executive Officer