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 9, 2019
BED BATH & BEYOND INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
650 Liberty Avenue, Union, New Jersey 07083
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
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Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On January 9, 2019, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the Company’s financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended December 1, 2018. A copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Regulation FD Disclosure
On January 9, 2019, the Company published an Investor Presentation for its fiscal third quarter ended December 1, 2018 as noted in the press release described in Item 2.02 above. The Investor Presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by reference. Additionally, the Company has posted the Investor Presentation on the investor relations section of its website at www.bedbathandbeyond.com.
The Company’s January 9, 2019 press release further announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.16 per share, to be paid on April 16, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 15, 2019.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K (including the exhibits attached hereto) is being furnished under Items 2.02 and 7.01 and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of such section or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
BED BATH & BEYOND INC.
Date: January 9, 2019
/s/ Robyn M. D'Elia
Robyn M. D'Elia
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
(Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)