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) January 27, 2021
EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|Delaware|| ||1-15525|| ||36-4316614|
|(State or other jurisdiction|
| ||(IRS Employer|
One Edwards Way
Irvine, California 92614
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(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, par value $1.00 per share||EW||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR 230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR 240.12b-2).
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 27, 2021, Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, a Delaware corporation (“Edwards”), issued a press release setting forth Edwards’ financial results for the fourth quarter of 2020. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1, and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information furnished under this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press release, dated January 27, 2021, reporting Edwards’ financial results for the fourth quarter of 2020.|
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.
|Date: January 27, 2021|| |
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| ||EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION|
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| ||By:||/s/ Scott B. Ullem|
| || ||Scott B. Ullem|
| || ||Chief Financial Officer|