SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
ELLEN MARTIN M

(Last) (First) (Middle)
5301 LEGACY DRIVE

(Street)
PLANO TX 75024

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. [ DPS ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Executive Vice President & CFO
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
04/03/2012
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 04/03/2012 J (1) 14,797 A $0.00 14,797 D
Common Stock 04/03/2012 J (2) 781 A $0.00 15,578 D
Common Stock 04/03/2012 S 5,712 D $40.4486 (3) 9,866 D
Common Stock 04/03/2012 J (4) 9,866 D $0.00 0 D
Common Stock 04/03/2012 J (4) 9,866 A $0.00 32,866 I By Limited Partnership (4)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock $0.00 (1) 04/03/2012 J (1) 14,797 (1) (1) Common Stock 14,797 $0.00 44,391 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. These shares represent restricted stock units ("RSU") granted pursuant to the Issuer's Omnibus Stock Incentive Plan of 2009 and vested on April 1, 2012 and settled on April 3, 2012.
2. These shares are dividend equivalents payments made under the Issuer's dividend reinvestment plan with respect to the 14,797 shares being reported on this Form 4.
3. These shares were sold to partially cover the income taxes accruing to the reporting person as a result of the vesting of the RSU's reported on this Form 4. The price represents the weighted average sale price of the securities disposed of. The range of prices for the transaction is $40.30-$40.47. The reporting person shall provide upon request by the SEC, the issuer, or any security holder of the issuer, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price.
4. On 4/3/2012 the reporting person transferred the 9,866 shares beneficially owned by reporting person to Martin Robin Partners, L.P., in which Mr. Ellen has a pecuniary interest.
Remarks:
Wayne R. Lewis, attorney in fact 04/04/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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