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 8, 2012 (November 6, 2012)
Corrections Corporation of America
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
10 Burton Hills Boulevard, Nashville, Tennessee 37215
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On November 7, 2012, Corrections Corporation of America, a Maryland corporation (the Company), issued a press release announcing its 2012 third quarter financial results. A copy of the release is furnished as a part of this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein in its entirety by this reference. The release contains certain financial information calculated and presented on the basis of methodologies other than in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, which the Company believes is useful to investors and other interested parties. The Company has included information concerning this non-GAAP information in the release, including a reconciliation of such information to the most comparable GAAP measures, the reasons why the Company believes such information is useful, and the Companys use of such information for additional purposes.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02 of Form 8-K shall not be deemed to be filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and Section 11 of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of those sections. This Current Report will not be deemed an admission by the Company as to the materiality of any information in this report that is required to be disclosed solely by Item 2.02. The Company does not undertake a duty to update the information in this Current Report and cautions that the information included in this Current Report is current only as of November 7, 2012 and may change thereafter.
On November 6, 2012, the Company announced that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend for the fourth quarter of 2012 of $0.20 per share to be paid on December 14, 2012 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 30, 2012. Future dividend declarations, as well as the record and payment dates for such dividends, are subject to the final determination of the Board of Directors. A copy of the press release issued by the Company with respect to this dividend declaration is furnished and attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein.
(d) The following exhibit is furnished as part of this Current Report:
Exhibit 99.1 Press Release dated November 7, 2012
Exhibit 99.2 Press Release dated November 6, 2012
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.