SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): November 17, 2017
ABERCROMBIE & FITCH CO.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
6301 Fitch Path, New Albany, Ohio 43054
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On November 17, 2017, Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (the “Company”) issued a news release (the “Release”) reporting the Company's unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended October 28, 2017. A copy of the Release is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
In conjunction with the Release, the Company also made available additional unaudited quarterly financial information along with additional financial information for the fiscal years ended January 28, 2017, January 30, 2016, January 31, 2015 and February 1, 2014. The additional financial information is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
In conjunction with the Release, the Company also made available an investor presentation of results for the third quarter ended October 28, 2017. The presentation, which is available under the “Investor Presentations” tab in the “Investors” section of the Company's website, located at www.abercrombie.com, is furnished as Exhibit 99.3 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
The Company's management conducted a conference call on November 17, 2017 to review the Company's financial results for the third quarter ended October 28, 2017. A copy of the transcript of the conference call is furnished as Exhibit 99.4 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) through (c) Not applicable
The following exhibits are included with this Current Report on Form 8-K:
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.
ABERCROMBIE & FITCH CO.
Dated: November 20, 2017
/s/ Scott Lipesky
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
INDEX TO EXHIBITS
News release issued by Abercrombie & Fitch Co. on November 17, 2017
Additional unaudited quarterly and fiscal year financial information
Investor presentation of results for third quarter ended October 28, 2017
Transcript of conference call held by management of Abercrombie & Fitch Co. on November 17, 2017