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): December 6, 2012
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
State of Delaware
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
3005 Highland Parkway
Downers Grove, Illinois
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD
Dover Corporation previously announced on November 5, 2012 that it intended to divest certain non-core businesses that serve the electronic assembly and test markets. Dover is furnishing the attached unaudited historical results reflecting the reclassification of these businesses to discontinued operations for all periods presented. The assets and liabilities of these businesses will be reported as held for sale in the December 31, 2012 and 2011 balance sheets to be filed within Dover's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ending December 31, 2012.
The information furnished in or pursuant to this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any of Dover's filings with the SEC under the Securities Act of 1933.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Financial statements of businesses acquired.
Pro forma financial information.
Shell company transactions.
The following exhibit is furnished as part of this report:
99.1 Dover Corporation Investor Supplement.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Current Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: December 6, 2012
/s/ Joseph W. Schmidt
Joseph W. Schmidt
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Dover Corporation Investor Supplement.