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): August 2, 2012
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
Incorporation or Organization)
6035 Parkland Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (216) 896-3000
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
The following information is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02, “Results of Operations and Financial Condition” and Item 7.01, “Regulation FD Disclosure”
On August 2, 2012, Parker-Hannifin Corporation issued a press release and presented a Webcast announcing earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. The press release contains references to sales growth excluding the effects of acquisitions and currency exchange rates and the effect on cash flows from operating activities as a percent of sales of a discretionary pension plan contribution. The effects of acquisitions, currency exchange rates and the discretionary pension plan contribution are removed to allow investors and the company to meaningfully evaluate changes in sales and cash flows from operating activities as a percent of sales on a comparable basis from period to period. A copy of the press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this report. A copy of the Webcast presentation is filed as Exhibit 99.2 to this report.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press release issued by Parker-Hannifin Corporation, dated August 2, 2012.
99.2 Webcast presentation by Parker-Hannifin Corporation, dated August 2, 2012.
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/ Jon P. Marten
Jon P. Marten
Executive Vice President - Finance and
Administration and Chief Financial Officer
Date: August 2, 2012