8-K 1 d641804d8k.htm FORM 8-K Form 8-K




Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 25, 2018



United Bankshares, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




West Virginia   No. 002-86947   55-0641179

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

300 United Center

500 Virginia Street, East

Charleston, West Virginia 25301

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

(304) 424-8800

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former name or address, if changed since last report)



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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.

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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 2.02.    Results of Operations and Financial Condition

On October 25, 2018, United Bankshares, Inc. (“United”) announced its financial results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2018. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report. The press release is being furnished under Item 2.02 of this Form 8-K.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits



The following exhibits are being furnished herewith:



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



Date:    October 25, 2018    


/s/ W. Mark Tatterson

  W. Mark Tatterson, Executive Vice
  President and Chief Financial Officer