Form 6-K NOVO NORDISK A S For: Dec 05
- Wall Street ends higher, notches weekly gains as Fed meeting looms
- Intel pares losses but sheds $9 billion in value on dire outlook, dividend concerns
- Analysts rush to cut Intel (INTC) price targets following weaker than expected Q1 guidance
- Lucid Group (LCID) doubles on Saudi rumors
Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your 1-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here.
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
December 5, 2022
NOVO NORDISK A/S
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
DK- 2880, Bagsvaerd
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F
|Form 20-F [X]||Form 40-F [ ]|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
|Yes [ ]||No [X]|
If “Yes” is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the registrant in connection with Rule 12g-32(b):82-________
Novo Nordisk A/S – Share repurchase programme
Bagsværd, Denmark, 5 December 2022 – On 4 November 2022, Novo Nordisk initiated a share repurchase programme in accordance with Article 5 of Regulation No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052 of 8 March 2016 (the "Safe Harbour Rules"). This programme is part of the overall share repurchase programme of up to DKK 24 billion to be executed during a 12-month period beginning 2 February 2022.
Under the programme initiated 4 November 2022, Novo Nordisk will repurchase B shares for an amount up to DKK 3.8 billion in the period from 7 November 2022 to 30 January 2023.
Since the announcement of the programme, the following transactions have been made:
|Accumulated, last announcement||1,440,058||1,201,971,694|
|30 November 2022||80,000||884.63||70,770,014|
|1 December 2022||80,000||891.63||71,330,614|
|2 December 2022||80,000||891.36||71,309,121|
|Accumulated under the programme||1,680,058||1,415,381,443|
The details for each transaction made under the share repurchase programme are published on novonordisk.com.
Page 2 of 2
With the transactions stated above, Novo Nordisk owns a total of 29,108,876 B shares of DKK 0.20 as treasury shares, corresponding to 1.3% of the share capital. The total amount of A and B shares in the company is 2,280,000,000 including treasury shares.
Novo Nordisk expects to repurchase B shares for an amount up to DKK 24 billion during a 12- month period beginning 2 February 2022. As of 2 December 2022, Novo Nordisk has since 2 February 2022 repurchased a total of 27,419,690 B shares at an average share price of DKK 787.71 per B share equal to a transaction value of DKK 21,598,783,498.
Novo Nordisk is a leading global healthcare company, founded in 1923 and headquartered in Denmark. Our purpose is to drive change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases such as obesity and rare blood and endocrine disorders. We do so by pioneering scientific breakthroughs, expanding access to our medicines, and working to prevent and ultimately cure disease. Novo Nordisk employs about 53,000 people in 80 countries and markets its products in around 170 countries. Novo Nordisk's B shares are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (Novo-B). Its ADRs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NVO). For more information, visit novonordisk.com, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.
Contact for more information
Ambre Brown Morley
+45 3079 9289
Natalia Salomao Abrahao (US)
+1 848 304 1027
Daniel Muusmann Bohsen
+45 3075 2175
Jacob Martin Wiborg Rode
+45 3075 5956
David Heiberg Landsted
+45 3077 6915
Mark Joseph Root (US)
+1 848 213 3219
Novo Nordisk A/S
+45 4444 8888
24 25 67 90
|Company announcement No 88 / 2022|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf of the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|Date: December 5, 2022||
NOVO NORDISK A/S
Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen
Chief Executive Officer
Serious News for Serious Traders! Try StreetInsider.com Premium Free!
You May Also Be Interested In
- UNice Hair Partners With Awin Affiliate Marketing Network To Accelerate Business Growth
- University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies Releases Whitepaper on Role of Demographics in Career Optimism
- Global Times: Xi's footprints convey China's contribution, injecting stability to a turbulent world
Create E-mail Alert Related CategoriesSEC Filings
Sign up for StreetInsider Free!
Receive full access to all new and archived articles, unlimited portfolio tracking, e-mail alerts, custom newswires and RSS feeds - and more!