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*

(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)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
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 Stock 05/01/2012 S(1) 15,800 D $13.4946(2) 585,460 I Trustee for KRT
Common Stock 05/02/2012 S(1) 2,500 D $13.5 582,960 I Trustee for KRT
Common Stock 708,936 D
Common Stock 536,377 I As Partner
Common Stock 705,821 I As shareholder of the Max K One LLC
Common Stock 192,599 I By Estate of Selma Kupferberg(3)
Common Stock 182,917 I By Kupferberg Foundation
Common Stock 60,644 I By Max Kupferberg 2011 GRAT
Common Stock 37,070 I By Max Kupferberg June 2010 GRAT
Common Stock 73,017 I Max & Selma Kupferberg Foundation
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
Stock Option (right to buy) $13.845 07/24/2003(4) 07/24/2012 Common Stock 45,333 45,333 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. The shares being sold from the Kepco Inc. 401(k) Savings and Retirement Plan are pursuant to a 10b5-1 Plan that was submitted to, and approved by, the Board of Directors of New York Community Bancorp, Inc. on March 13, 2012. The purpose of this Sales Plan is to achieve the investment objectives of broader diversification of investments, in accordance with the obligations of the Kepco plan administrators.
2. The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $13.40 to $13.56, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to New York Community Bancorp, Inc., any security holder of New York Community Bancorp, Inc. or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote.
3. The reporting person became the Executor of the Estate of his spouse (Selma Kupferberg) upon her death. All shares previously reported as being held indirectly by Spouse and by Selma Kupferberg June 2010 GRAT are now held indirectly by Estate of Selma Kupferberg.
4. Stock Options granted pursuant to the New York Community Bancorp, Inc. 1997 Stock Option Plan vest in equal installments beginning on July 24, 2003 and were fully vested and exercisable as of July 24, 2005.
/s/ Ilene A. Angarola, Power of Attorney 05/03/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4 (b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
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