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 27, 2012
United Parcel Service, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)|| |
|55 Glenlake Parkway, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia||30328|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (404) 828-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 27, 2012, United Parcel Service, Inc. (the Company) furnished on Form 8-K a press release containing information about the Companys change in the method of accounting for pension and postretirement medical benefit plans along with summary financial statement data reflecting the change in accounting. On February 2, 2012, the Company revised the restated summary financial statement data for the years 2007-2011 that is posted on its website. The revisions impacted as-adjusted income before income taxes for the fourth quarter and full year 2008, as well as the as-adjusted diluted earnings per share for the fourth quarter of 2007. The revised restated financial summary data is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K/A.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Restated summary financial statement data for the years 2007-2011 (revised February 2, 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.
|UNITED PARCEL SERVICE, INC.|
Date: February 2, 2012
|By:||/s/ Kurt P. Kuehn|
Kurt P. Kuehn
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer