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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C.  20549
_______________________________________
FORM 8-K
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported):
October 25, 2019
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Delaware000-3020536-4324765
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)(Commission File Number)(IRS Employer Identification No.)

870 North Commons Drive, Aurora, Illinois
60504
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)

(630) 375-6631
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not applicable
(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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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.001 per shareCCMPNASDAQ
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter). Emerging growth company                   
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. 




Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On October 25, 2019, Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (the "Company") issued a press release announcing that it has rescheduled the release of its financial results for the fourth fiscal quarter and full fiscal year 2019, which ended September 30, 2019, to November 17, 2019. This provides the Company with additional time to complete year-end closing procedures, which have been increased by the Company’s acquisition of KMG Chemicals, Inc. in November 2018.

The Company expects to report fourth quarter 2019 revenue of approximately $279 million, up 2% sequentially, driven by improved results in CMP slurries and continued growth in pipeline performance.

The earnings release and slide presentation will be available on Sunday, November 17, at approximately 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference call will be on Monday, November 18, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The dial-in information of the conference call can be found in Exhibit 99.1.

The information contained in the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference is being furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d)Exhibits
The following exhibits are being furnished, not filed, herewith pursuant to Item 2.02 of Form 8-K:
Exhibit No.Description
99.1Press release, dated October 25, 2019, entitled “Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Reschedules Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2019 Earnings Release to November 17, 2019, and Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter Revenue.”




SIGNATURE
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.
CABOT MICROELECTRONICS CORPORATION
[Registrant]
Date: October 25, 2019By:/s/ SCOTT D. BEAMER
Scott D. Beamer
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
[Principal Financial Officer]




INDEX TO EXHIBITS
Exhibit No.Description
Press release, dated October 25, 2019, entitled “Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Reschedules Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2019 Earnings Release to November 17, 2019, and Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter Revenue.”


Document

Exhibit 99.1
PRESS RELEASE


Contact:
Colleen Mumford
Vice President, Communications and Marketing
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation
(630) 499-2600


Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Reschedules Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2019 Earnings Release to November 17, 2019, and
Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter Revenue

Aurora, Illinois, October 25, 2019 – Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (Nasdaq: CCMP), a leading global supplier of consumable materials to semiconductor manufacturers and pipeline companies, today announced that it has rescheduled the release of its financial results for the fourth fiscal quarter and full fiscal year 2019, which ended September 30, 2019, to November 17, 2019.

This provides the company with additional time to complete year-end closing procedures, which have been increased by the company’s acquisition of KMG Chemicals, Inc. in November 2018.

The company expects to report fourth quarter 2019 revenue of approximately $279 million, up 2% sequentially, driven by improved results in CMP slurries and continued growth in pipeline performance.

Earnings release and slide presentation available: Sunday, November 17, at approximately 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Conference call: Monday, November 18, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time


Dial-in information: United States: (844) 825-4410
International: (973) 638-3236
Conference code: 1096337

Webcast and presentation: The earnings press release and slide presentation will be available in the Investor Relations section of the company’s website, ir.cabotcmp.com.

ABOUT CABOT MICROELECTRONICS CORPORATION
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, is a leading global supplier of consumable materials to semiconductor manufacturers and pipeline companies. The company’s products play a critical role in the production of advanced semiconductor devices, helping to enable the manufacture of smaller, faster and more complex devices by its customers. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation is also a leading provider of performance materials to pipeline operators. The company's mission is to create value by delivering high-performing and innovative solutions that solve its customers’ challenges. The company has approximately 1,900 employees globally. For more information about



Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, visit www.cabotcmp.com, or contact Colleen Mumford, Vice President, Communications and Marketing, at 630-499-2600.