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): January 22, 2013
Performant Financial Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
333 North Canyons Parkway
Livermore, California 94551
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (925) 960-4800
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligations of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On January 22, 2013, Performant Financial Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing preliminary guidance for the Companys financial results and operating metrics for the fourth quarter 2012. The press release containing this announcement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
The information furnished in this Form 8-K, including the exhibit attached, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), and it shall not be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
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.
Dated: January 23, 2013