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): March 3, 2021
DOLLAR TREE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|500 Volvo Parkway|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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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 $.01 per share||DLTR||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
Today, March 3, 2021, Dollar Tree, Inc. ("the Company") issued a press release reporting its fiscal 2020 fourth quarter sales and earnings results and announcing that it will hold a publicly available telephone conference call to discuss these results. A copy of the press release is attached to this Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by this reference.
The information contained in items 2.02 and 7.01, including that incorporated by reference, is being furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission. Such information shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
The information (including disclaimer) presented under Item 2.02 is incorporated by reference into this Item 7.01.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On March 2, 2021, the Company’s Board of Directors approved an increase in our share repurchase authorization in the amount of $2.0 billion, resulting in a total share repurchase authorization of $2.4 billion. Under the authorization, purchases may be made in the open market or through privately negotiated transactions subject to market and other conditions. The authorization has no expiration date.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
104 The cover page from this Current Report on Form 8-K, formatted in Inline XBRL.
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.
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| ||DOLLAR TREE, INC.|
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|Date: March 3, 2021||By: ||/s/ Kevin S. Wampler|
| ||Kevin S. Wampler|
| ||Chief Financial Officer|