8-K 1 q32017earningsrelease8-k.htm 8-K Document


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
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FORM 8-K
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CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 26, 2017 
Cerner Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
 
Delaware
0-15386
43-1196944
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
(Commission
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
 
 
2800 Rockcreek Parkway, North Kansas City, Missouri
64117
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip Code)
(816) 221-1024
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former 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 (230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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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 26, 2017, Cerner Corporation ("Cerner") issued a press release announcing, among other things, its financial results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2017. A copy of the text of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 and is attached hereto.

The information in Exhibit 99.1 is being furnished and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise be subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, except as otherwise expressly stated in such filing.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
d)     Exhibits
99.1 Press Release of Cerner Corporation dated October 26, 2017.







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 hereunto duly authorized.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CERNER CORPORATION
 
 
 
 
Date: October 26, 2017
 
 
 
By:
 
/s/ Marc G. Naughton
 
 
 
 
 
 
Marc G. Naughton, Executive Vice President
 
 
 
 
 
 
and Chief Financial Officer







EXHIBIT INDEX
 
Exhibit
Number
  
Description
 
 
99.1