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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington,  D.C. 20549 
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 18, 2021
 
 
Northfield Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Delaware001-3579180-0882592
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File No.)(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
 
581 Main Street,Woodbridge,New Jersey 07095
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:        (732) 499-7200
 
Not Applicable
(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 classTrading SymbolName of exchange on which registered
Common stock, par value $0.01 per shareNFBKThe NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
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).
Emerging growth company
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 8.01    Other Events.
 
On March 18, 2021, the Board of Directors of the Company approved a new $54.2 million stock repurchase program. The Company anticipates conducting such repurchases beginning on March 22, 2021, in accordance with a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan. The timing of the repurchases will depend on certain factors, including but not limited to, market conditions and prices, the Company’s liquidity and capital requirements, and alternative uses of capital. Any repurchased shares will be held as treasury stock and will be available for general corporate purposes. The repurchases may be suspended, terminated or modified at any time for any reason, including market conditions, the cost of repurchasing shares, the availability of alternative investment opportunities, liquidity, and other factors deemed appropriate. These factors may also affect the timing and amount of share repurchases. The Company is not obligated to purchase any particular number of shares.
 
Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits.
 
(a)    Not Applicable.
(b)    Not Applicable.
(c)     Not Applicable.
(d)    Not Applicable.




SIGNATURES
 
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.
 
  NORTHFIELD BANCORP, INC.
DATE: March 18, 2021By:/s/ William R. Jacobs
  William R. Jacobs
  Chief Financial Officer
  (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)