SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 23, 2016
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation or Organization)
625 Westport Parkway
Grapevine, TX 76051
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On February 23, 2016, GameStop Corp.’s Board of Directors authorized an increase in the Company’s annual cash dividend from $1.44 to $1.48 per common share, an increase of 3 percent. The Company announced the declaration of its regular quarterly dividend of $0.37 per common share payable on March 22, 2016 to shareholders of record on March 8, 2016.
GameStop also announced it will report earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, March 24, 2016 for its fourth quarter and full year ended January 30, 2016. The company will host an investor conference call at 5:00 PM EDT on the same day to review the company’s financial results and provide its 2016 outlook.
In addition, GameStop will be hosting an Investor Day for the investment community on April 13-14, 2016. The meeting will be held in Grapevine, TX and will feature presentations from GameStop’s executive leadership team as well as store tours of its family of retail brands.
This announcement was included in a press release distributed on February 23, 2016. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release issued by GameStop Corp., dated February 23, 2016.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 23, 2016
/s/ ROBERT A. LLOYD
Name: Robert A. Lloyd
Title: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer