SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Report (Date of earliest event reported) May 3, 2018
TEVA PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES LIMITED
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
5 Basel Street
P.O. Box 3190
Petach Tikva 4951033, Israel
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code)
(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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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ITEM 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On May 3, 2018, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. issued a press release announcing its financial results for the period ended March 31, 2018. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and the information contained therein is incorporated herein by reference.
The information included in this Item 2.02 is being furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), nor shall it be deemed 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
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
TEVA PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES LTD.
|Date:||May 3, 2018||By:||
/s/ Michael McClellan
Executive Vice President and Chief