6-K 1 d821505d6k.htm FORM 6-K Form 6-K

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 6-K

Report of Foreign Private Issuer

Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 under the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

For the month of November, 2014

Commission File Number 1-8910

NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION

(Translation of registrant’s name into English)

OTEMACHI FIRST SQUARE, EAST TOWER

5-1, OTEMACHI 1-CHOME

CHIYODA-KU, TOKYO 100-8116 JAPAN

(Address of principal executive office)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

Form 20-F  x    Form 40-F   ¨

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1):             

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NOTICE REGARDING THE RESULTS OF STOCK REPURCHASE

On November 14, 2014, the registrant filed with the Tokyo Stock Exchange a notice regarding the results of its stock repurchase, which was authorized at the board of directors’ meeting held on November 7, 2014. Attached is an English translation of the notice filed with the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

The information included herein contains forward-looking statements. The registrant desires to qualify for the “safe-harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and consequently is hereby filing cautionary statements identifying important factors that could cause the registrant’s actual results to differ materially from those set forth in the attachment.

The registrant’s forward-looking statements are based on a series of assumptions, projections, estimates, judgments and beliefs of the management of the registrant in light of information currently available to it regarding the registrant and its subsidiaries and affiliates, the economy and telecommunications industry in Japan and overseas, and other factors. These projections and estimates may be affected by the future business operations of the registrant and its subsidiaries and affiliates, the state of the economy in Japan and abroad, possible fluctuations in the securities markets, the pricing of services, the effects of competition, the performance of new products, services and new businesses, changes to laws and regulations affecting the telecommunications industry in Japan and elsewhere, other changes in circumstances that could cause actual results to differ materially from any future results that may be derived from the forward-looking statements, as well as other risks included in the registrant’s most recent Annual Report on Form 20-F and other filings and submissions with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.

No assurance can be given that the registrant’s actual results will not vary significantly from any expectation of future results that may be derived from the forward-looking statements included herein.

The information on any website referenced herein or in the attached material is not incorporated by reference herein or therein.

The attached material is a translation of the Japanese original. The Japanese original is authoritative.


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.

 

NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION

By  

  /s/ Yasutake Horinouchi

  Name:   Yasutake Horinouchi
  Title:   Vice President
    Investor Relations Office

Date: November 14, 2014


November 14, 2014

Company Name: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation

Representative: Hiroo Unoura, President and Chief Executive Officer

(Code No.: 9432, First section of Tokyo Stock Exchange)

Notice of Results of Stock Repurchase

through Off-Auction Own Share Repurchase Trading System (ToSTNeT-3)

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (“NTT”) hereby announces that it repurchased shares of its common stock today, pursuant to the announcement made on November 13, 2014, as described below.

 

1. Reason for Stock Repurchase:

To improve capital efficiency and to enable the flexible implementation of NTT’s capital policy in response to the changing business environment.

 

2. Details of Repurchase:

 

(1) Class of shares repurchased:    Common stock
(2) Total number of shares repurchased:    38,000,000 shares
(3) Aggregate repurchased amount:    249,166,000,000 yen
(4) Date of repurchase:    November 14, 2014
(5) Method of repurchase:    Through the Tokyo Stock Exchange Trading Network Off-Auction Own Share Repurchase Trading System (ToSTNeT-3)

(For reference)

Details of the resolution approved at the board of directors’ meeting held on November 7, 2014 (as announced on November 7, 2014):

 

(1) Class of shares to be repurchased:    Common stock
(2) Total number of shares to be repurchased:    Up to 51 million shares
(3) Aggregate repurchase amount:    Up to 350 billion yen

Details of total shares repurchased following the approval of the resolution by the board of directors on November 7, 2014:

 

(1) Class of shares repurchased:    Common stock
(2) Total number of shares repurchased:    38,000,000 shares
(3) Aggregate repurchased amount:    249,166,000,000 yen

 

For further inquiries, please contact:
Takuro Hanaki
Investor Relations Office
Finance and Accounting Department
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
Phone:    +81-3-6838-5481
Fax:    +81-3-6838-5499