|EX-99.1 - EX-99.1 - MKS INSTRUMENTS INC||exhibit1.htm|
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 30, 2013|
MKS Instruments, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|2 Tech Drive, Suite 201, Andover, Massachusetts||01810|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||978-645-5500|
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:
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 30, 2013, MKS Instruments, Inc. announced its financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2012. The full text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Form 8-K and the Exhibit attached hereto shall not be deemed "filed" for 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 deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 of the Exchange Act, as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release dated January 30, 2013
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.
|MKS Instruments, Inc.|
|January 30, 2013||By:||
/s/ Seth H. Bagshaw
|Name: Seth H. Bagshaw|
|Title: Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer|
|Press Release dated January 30, 2013|