SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
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 27, 2016
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|817 Maxwell Avenue, Evansville, Indiana||47711|
|(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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Section 2 – Financial Information
|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On October 27, 2016, Escalade, Incorporated ("Escalade") issued the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 announcing its results for the third fiscal quarter ended October 1, 2016.
The information under this Item 2.02 shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into a filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Section 8 – Other Events
|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On October 27, 2016, the Board of Directors of Escalade announced that a quarterly dividend of eleven cents $0.11 per share would be paid to all shareholders of record on December 12, 2016 and disbursed on December 19, 2016.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|99.1||Press release dated October 27, 2016|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Escalade, Incorporated has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: October 27, 2016||ESCALADE, INCORPORATED|
|By:||/s/ STEPHEN R. WAWRIN|
|Stephen R. Wawrin, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|