SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d)
of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
July 13, 2017
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
THE PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number 001-09718
(State or other jurisdiction
The Tower at PNC Plaza
300 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-2401
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|ITEM 8.01.||OTHER EVENTS.|
On July 6, 2017, the Board of Directors of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (the Company) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.75 per share on the outstanding shares of the Companys common stock. The dividend is payable on August 5, 2017 to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 17, 2017.
The Company has outstanding warrants to purchase common stock of the Company, expiring December 31, 2018. In accordance with the terms of those outstanding warrants, the declaration of a dividend in excess of $0.66 per share may result in an adjustment to the warrant exercise price and to the warrant share number. As provided in the warrants, as a result of this dividend, the warrant exercise price will be reduced from $67.33 to $67.282 per share effective as of the close of business on July 17, 2017, and the warrant share number will remain 1.00.
Further information regarding the warrants and adjustments to the warrant exercise price is available on the Companys website at www.pnc.com/investorrelations under Stock Information.
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.
|THE PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC.|
|Date: July 13, 2017||By:|| |
/s/ Gregory Kozich
|Gregory H. Kozich|
|Senior Vice President and Controller|