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: January 25, 2006
(Date of Earliest Event Reported)
MAXIM INTEGRATED PRODUCTS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
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120 SAN GABRIEL DRIVE
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(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 25, 2006, Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (the Company) announced via press release the Companys preliminary results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2006 ended December 24, 2005. A copy of the Companys press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in this Current Report and attached Exhibit 99.1 are furnished to, but not filed with, the Securities and Exchange Commission for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and such information shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any of the Companys filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in any such filing.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On January 25, 2006, the Company issued a press release announcing, among other things, that it expects to implement a program that will allow its employees, excluding officers, holding vested stock options with an exercise price of at least $35 to exchange them for Restricted Stock Units (RSUs) vesting quarterly over the next 12 months at a specified exchange rate derived using the Black-Scholes model. In some cases, employees may elect to exchange these vested options for RSUs at a specified exchange rate that is greater than that derived using the Black-Sholes model and these RSUs will vest quarterly over the next 18 months. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibit listed below is being furnished with this Form 8-K.
|99.1||Press release dated January 25, 2006 announcing the Companys financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2006.|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|MAXIM INTEGRATED PRODUCTS, INC.|
/s/ Carl W. Jasper
|Carl W. Jasper|
|Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
Date: January 25, 2006