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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):  
September 15, 2020
 

 
MONOLITHIC POWER SYSTEMS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Delaware
 
000-51026
 
77-0466789
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
 
(Commission
File Number)
 
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification Number)
 
5808 Lake Washington Blvd. NE, Kirkland, Washington 98033
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
 
  (425296-9956
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
 
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
 
Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
 
Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
 
Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))
 
Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))
 
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act:
 
Title of each class
Trading symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share
MPWR
The NASDAQ Global Select Market
 
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
 
Emerging growth company 
 
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐
 


 
 

 
Item 8.01 Other Events.
  
On September 15, 2020, the Company issued a press release announcing the third quarter cash dividend of $0.50 per share to all stockholders of record as of the close of business on September 30, 2020. The dividend will be paid to stockholders on October 15, 2020. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
 
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
 
(d) Exhibits.
 
 
Exhibit
  
Description
 
 
 
 
 
99.1
 
Press release issued on September 15, 2020.
  104   Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL Document).
 
 

 
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, thereunto duly authorized.
 
 
 
  Date: September 15, 2020
By:
/s/ T. Bernie Blegen
 
 
 
T. Bernie Blegen
 
 
 
Chief Financial Officer