Finisar Corporation
FINISAR CORP (Form: 8-K, Received: 12/27/2010 16:18:48)
 
 
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
Form 8-K
CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (date of earliest event reported):
December 27, 2010
Finisar Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
         
Delaware
(State or other
jurisdiction of
incorporation)
  000-27999
(Commission File No.)
  94-3038428
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
1389 Moffett Park Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089

(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:
(408) 548-1000
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Item 8.01   Other Events
     Finisar Corporation, a Delaware corporation (“Finisar”), today announced the closing of its previously announced public offering of 4,140,000 shares of its common stock, par value $0.001 per share, at a price to Finisar of $28.54 per share. A copy of the press release announcing the closing of the offering is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01   Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d)   Exhibits
         
Exhibit No.   Description
  99.1    
Press Release of Finisar Corporation dated December 27, 2010

 


 

SIGNATURES
     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.
Date: December 27, 2010
         
  Finisar Corporation
 
 
  By:   /s/ Kurt Adzema    
    Kurt Adzema    
    Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer    
 

 


 

EXHIBIT INDEX
         
Exhibit No.   Description
  99.1    
Press Release of Finisar Corporation dated December 27, 2010

 

Exhibit 99.1
(FINISAR LOGO)
Finisar Corporation Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock
SUNNYVALE, CA- — December 27, 2010 — Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR), a global technology leader for subsystems and components for fiber optic communications, today announced the closing of its previously announced public offering of 4,140,000 shares of its Common Stock at a price to the Company of $28.54 per share. Today’s closing included the sale of the 3,600,000 shares originally offered by the Company as well as 540,000 additional shares sold by the Company upon the full exercise of the underwriter’s over-allotment option. Total gross proceeds of the offering were $118,155,600. Net proceeds to the Company were $117,900,000, after deducting estimated offering expenses.
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC served as sole underwriter for the offering.
The offering was made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. This announcement shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities nor shall there be any offer or sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
ABOUT FINISAR
Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) is a global technology leader for fiber optic subsystems and components that enable high-speed voice, video and data communications for telecommunications, networking, storage, wireless, and cable TV applications. For more than 20 years, Finisar has provided critical optics technologies to system manufacturers to meet the increasing demands for network bandwidth and storage. Finisar is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, USA with R&D, manufacturing sites, and sales offices worldwide.
     
Investor Contact:
  Press contact:
Kurt Adzema
  Victoria McDonald
Chief Financial Officer
  Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications
408-542-5050 or Investor.relations@finisar.com
  408-542-4261