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) November 1, 2018
(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 November 1, 2018, Escalade, Incorporated ("Escalade") issued the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 announcing financial information regarding Escalade's third quarter results for 2018.
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 November 1, 2018, the Board of Directors of Escalade announced that a quarterly dividend of twelve and a half cents $0.125 per share would be paid to all shareholders of record on December 10, 2018 and disbursed on December 17, 2018.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press release dated November 1, 2018|
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: November 1, 2018||ESCALADE, INCORPORATED|
|By: /s/ STEPHEN R. WAWRIN|
|Stephen R. Wawrin, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|