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): December 11, 2012
(Exact name of registrant as specified in
(State or other Jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification
500 Jackson Street
P. O. Box 3005
Columbus, IN 47202-3005
(Principal Executive Office) (Zip
Registrant's telephone number, including
area code: (812) 377-5000
appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously
satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following
communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR
communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR
Item 7.01. Regulation
On December 11, 2012, Cummins Inc. issued a press release
regarding its repurchase of up to $1 billion in shares of common stock. A copy
of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99 to this Current Report on Form
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Not applicable.
(b) Not applicable.
(c) Not applicable.
(d) Exhibits. The
following exhibit is being furnished herewith:
release dated December 11, 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.
Dated: December 12, 2012 By: /s/
Marsha L. Hunt
Marsha L. Hunt
President - Corporate Controller
Exhibit Index to
Current Report on Form 8-K
Press release dated December 11, 2012.