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 10, 2012
HARMAN INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED
(EXACT NAME OF REGISTRANT AS SPECIFIED IN CHARTER)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
400 Atlantic Street, Suite 1500
Stamford, CT 06901
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 328-3500
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|Item 2.02.||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On August 10, 2012, Harman International Industries, Incorporated (the Company) issued a press release (the Earnings Release) announcing its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended June 30, 2012. A copy of the Earnings Release is furnished as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
See Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition above.
On August 10, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing revised fiscal year 2013 financial guidance (the Guidance Release). The foregoing is qualified by reference to the Guidance Release, which is furnished as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including the accompanying Exhibit 99.1 and Exhibit 99.2, is being furnished, not filed, and accordingly it will not be deemed to be 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, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date hereof, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Harman International Industries, Incorporated Earnings Press Release dated August 10, 2012.|
|99.2||Harman International Industries, Incorporated Guidance Press Release dated August 10, 2012.|
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.
|HARMAN INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED|
|By:||/s/ TODD A. SUKO|
|Todd A. Suko|
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Date: August 10, 2012