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*
BEIER DAVID W

(Last) (First) (Middle)
ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE

(Street)
THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320-1799

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
AMGEN INC [ AMGN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
SVP, Global Govt Affairs
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
05/03/2012
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 05/03/2012 M 1,598 A $62.55 37,210 D
Common Stock 05/03/2012 M 23,402 A $62.55 60,612 D
Common Stock 05/03/2012 M 10,000 A $42.13 70,612 D
Common Stock 05/03/2012 M 10,000 A $50.44 80,612 D
Common Stock 05/03/2012 M 10,000 A $58.43 90,612 D
Common Stock 05/03/2012 S 55,000 D $70.7158 (1) 35,612 (2) D
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
Iso (Right to Buy) $62.55 05/03/2012 M 1,598 04/26/2011 04/26/2014 Common Stock 1,598 $0 0 D
Nqso (Right to Buy) $62.55 05/03/2012 M 23,402 04/26/2008 04/26/2014 Common Stock 23,402 $0 0 D
Nqso (Right to Buy) $42.13 05/03/2012 M 10,000 04/29/2009 04/29/2015 Common Stock 10,000 $0 0 D
Nqso (Right to Buy) $50.44 05/03/2012 M 10,000 04/28/2010 04/28/2016 Common Stock 10,000 $0 10,000 D
Nqso (Right to Buy) $58.43 05/03/2012 M 10,000 04/26/2011 04/26/2020 Common Stock 10,000 $0 20,000 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. The price reported is an average price. The prices ranged from $70.545 to $70.77 per share. Full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the range set forth above is available upon request by the SEC staff, the issuer or a security holder of the issuer.
2. These shares include the following Restricted Stock Units (RSUs) granted under the Company's equity plans: 1,425 RSUs which fully vest on 4/28/2013; 2,900 RSUs which vest in two equal annual installments of 1,450 each commencing 4/26/2013; 7,500 RSUs which vest in two equal installments of 2,475 each on 4/25/2013 and 4/25/2014 and one installment of 2,550 on 4/25/2015; and 3,350 RSUs which vest in three installments of 1,105, 1,106 and 1,139 on 4/27/2014, 4/27/2015 and 4/27/2016, respectively. Vested RSUs will be paid in shares of the Company's common stock on a one-to-one basis.
/s/ David W. Beier 05/07/2012
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