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 14, 2012
AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
116 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
(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):
Beginning on November 15, 2012, American Tower Corporation (the Company) intends to make available to investors presentation slides regarding the Companys entrance into the German market through its acquisition of communications sites from KPNs German subsidiary, E-Plus (E-Plus). On that date, these presentation slides will be available on the Companys website, www.americantower.com, under the Investors tab.
On November 15, 2012, the Company issued a press release (the Press Release) announcing its launch of operations in Germany and its entry into a definitive agreement to purchase from E-Plus over 2,000 towers, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately 393 million. The Company expects to close the sale of the towers in the fourth quarter of 2012, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Press Release is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1, and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.