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): November 8, 2012
KEY TECHNOLOGY, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
150 Avery Street
Walla Walla, Washington 99362
(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 November 8, 2012, Key Technology, Inc. issued a press release announcing its financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended September 30, 2012. The full text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Current Report is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
The following exhibit is furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K:
Press Release of Key Technology, Inc., dated November 8, 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.
KEY TECHNOLOGY, INC.
/s/ John J. Ehren
John J. Ehren
President and Chief Executive Officer
Dated: November 8, 2012
Press release of Key Technology, Inc., November 8, 2012