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): November 2, 2018
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
One Technology Drive, Milpitas, California
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (408) 875-3000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On November 2, 2018, KLA-Tencor Corporation (the “Company”) entered into an Incremental Facility, Extension and Amendment Agreement, by and among the Company, the subsidiary guarantors party thereto, the lenders party thereto and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent (the “Amendment”), which amends that certain Credit Agreement, dated as of November 30, 2017, by and among the Company, the lenders from time to time party thereto and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent (the “Credit Agreement”).
The Amendment amends the Credit Agreement to (a) extend the Maturity Date (as defined in the Credit Agreement) from November 30, 2022 to November 30, 2023, (b) increase the total Commitments (as defined in the Credit Agreement) by an amount equal to $250,000,000 and (c) effect certain other amendments to the Credit Agreement as set forth in the Amendment. After giving effect to the Amendment, the total commitments under the Credit Agreement are $1,000,000,000. No loans were outstanding as of November 2, 2018 under the Credit Agreement.
A copy of the Amendment is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1. The foregoing description of the Amendment does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Amendment.
Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
The information set forth above under Item 1.01 is hereby incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
KLA-Tencor Corporation (the “Company”) held its fiscal year 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “2018 Annual Meeting”) on November 7, 2018. Of the 154,835,013 shares of the Company’s common stock outstanding as of September 13, 2018 (the record date), 135,077,053 shares, or 87.2%, were present or represented by proxy at the 2018 Annual Meeting. Four proposals were considered at the 2018 Annual Meeting.
Proposal One. At the 2018 Annual Meeting, the stockholders elected the ten candidates nominated by the Company’s Board of Directors to serve as directors for one-year terms, each until his or her successor is duly elected. The table below presents the results of the election:
Edward W. Barnholt
Robert M. Calderoni
John T. Dickson
Kevin J. Kennedy
Gary B. Moore
Kiran M. Patel
Ana G. Pinczuk
Robert A. Rango
Richard P. Wallace
Proposal Two. The stockholders ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019. The table below presents the voting results on this proposal:
Proposal Three. The stockholders approved, on a non-binding advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers, as disclosed in the Company’s Proxy Statement for the 2018 Annual Meeting. The table below presents the voting results on this proposal:
Proposal Four. The stockholders approved the Company's Amended and Restated 2004 Equity Incentive Plan. The table below presents the voting results on this proposal:
On November 7, 2018, the Company issued a press release announcing that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.75 per share on the Company’s common stock. Such dividend shall be payable on December 4, 2018 to the Company’s stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 17, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following exhibit is filed herewith:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 8, 2018
/s/ TERI A. LITTLE
Teri A. Little
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer