SEC Form 4
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Lockard Matthew A

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
VP Corp Dev & Treasurer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
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 Shares 01/06/2011 M 4,000 A $9.3 10,190 D
Common Shares 01/06/2011 F 2,724 D $19.2 7,466 D
Common Shares 9,259(1) I By 401(k) Plan
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
Phantom Stock, acquired under deferred compensation plan (2) (3) (4) common shares 17 1,399(5) D
Employee Stock Option (Right to Purchase) $9.3 01/06/2011 A 4,000 03/30/2002(6) 03/29/2011(7) common shares 4,000 $0.00 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Amount listed is the most up-to-date information available regarding holdings in the Company Plan Fund which invests in Common Shares of the Company.
2. The accounts track common shares on a one-for-one basis
3. The account balances related to the theoretical common shares may be immediately transferred to other investment options under the terms of the deferred compensation plans.
4. These are unfunded accounts under Worthington Industries, Inc.'s deferred compensation plan invested in phantom stock. Distributions are made only in cash, and generally commence upon retirement or other termination of employment.
5. The amount reported represents 17 additional unfunded theoretical common shares (i.e., phantom stock) credited to participant's account pursuant to the dividend reinvestment feature of the Worthington Industries, Inc.'s Deferred Compensation Plans.
6. This non-qualified stock option was granted under the Worthington Industries, Inc. Amended and Restated 1990 Stock Option Plan and vests at 20% per year beginning on the first anniversary of the grant date. Date listed is date on which the first 20% portion of the option will vest. Additional portions of 20% of the option vest annually on each of 03/30/2002, 03/30/2003, 03/30/2004, and 03/30/2005.
7. This Option Expires 03/29/2011.
/s/Matthew A. Lockard 01/07/2011
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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