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): February 12, 2021 (February 11, 2021)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
16100 South Lathrop Avenue, Harvey, Illinois 60426
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
Atkore International Group Inc.
(Former name )
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $.01 par value per share||ATKR||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 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐
Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
On February 11, 2021, Atkore International Group Inc. (the “Company”) filed with the state of Delaware Secretary of State the Certificate of Amendment of the Company's Third Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation (the “Certificate of Amendment”) to change its corporate name to “Atkore Inc.” effective February 16, 2021. The Company's common stock will commence trading under the name Atkore Inc. on February 16, 2021.
The Certificate of Amendment of the Company's Third Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation is filed as Exhibit 3.1 hereto. To reflect the assumption of the new corporate name, the Company will effect conforming changes to its Bylaws. Besides the name change, there were no other changes to the Company’s Articles or Bylaws. The Company’s common stock will continue to trade on the NYSE under its current ticker symbol, “ATKR,” and the CUSIP number assigned to the Company’s common stock remains the same.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
By: /s/ Daniel S. Kelly
Daniel S. Kelly
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Date: February 12, 2021