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*
STONE SPENCER H

(Last) (First) (Middle)
TORCHMARK CORPORATION
100 CONCOURSE PARKWAY, STE 350

(Street)
HOOVER AL 35244

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
TORCHMARK CORP [ TMK ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Controller
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
08/27/2014
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 08/27/2014 M 2,500 A $27.8578 43,148 D
Common Stock 08/27/2014 S 2,500 D $54.98 40,648 (1) D
Common Stock 23,818 (1) (2) I Thrift Plan Trust
Common Stock 25,650 (3) I By Spouse
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
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) $27.8578 (4) 08/27/2014 M 2,500 (4) 02/26/2011 02/26/2015 Common Stock 2,500 $0 3,875 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. On July 1, 2014, Torchmark Corporation paid a 3-for-2 stock split in the form of a 50% stock dividend on its common stock, resulting in reporting person's ownership of 21,489 additional common shares.
2. Shares in unitized fund in employee benefit plan-estimated conversion of $ balance to shares using $54.86 per share, adjusted for 3-for-2 stock split paid in the form of 50% stock dividend on 7-1-14.
3. On July 1, 2014, Torchmark Corporation paid a 3-for-2 stock split in the form of a 50% stock dividend on its common stock, resulting in spouse's ownership of 8,550 addition common shares.
4. Previously reported as option for 4250 shares at an exercise price of $41.7867 per share, that was adjusted to reflect 3-for-2 stock split paid in the form of 50% stock dividend occuring on July 1, 2014 to be revised as 6,375 shares at an exercise price of $27.8578.
Remarks:
Spencer H. Stone, By:/s/Carol A. McCoy, Attorney-in-fact 08/29/2014
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