UNITED STATES 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): August 23, 2005
Commission File Number 1-9929
Insteel Industries, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
|1373 Boggs Drive, Mount Airy, North Carolina
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (336) 786-2141
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On August 23, 2005, the Company issued a press release announcing that its board of directors
had declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share payable on October 7, 2005 to
shareholders of record as of September 23, 2005. A copy of this release is being furnished as
Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
While the Company intends to pay regular quarterly cash dividends for the foreseeable future,
the declaration and payment of future dividends, if any, are discretionary and will be subject to
determination by the board of directors each quarter after its review of the Companys financial
performance and business conditions. In addition, the Companys ability to pay future dividends is
subject to compliance with the dividend restrictions and financial covenant limitations in the
Companys Credit Agreement, as amended.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This report contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor
provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, with respect to the Companys
intent and ability to pay future dividends. Although the Company believes that its plans,
intentions and expectations reflected in or suggested by such forward-looking statements are
reasonable, such forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, and
the Company can provide no assurances that such plans, intentions or expectations will be achieved.
Many of these risks are discussed in detail in the Companys periodic reports, in particular in its
report on Form 10-K for the year ended October 2, 2004, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange
Commission. You should carefully read these risk factors.
All forward-looking statements attributable to the Company or persons acting on its behalf are
expressly qualified in their entirety by these cautionary statements. All forward-looking
statements speak only to the respective dates on which such statements are made and the Company
does not undertake and specifically declines any obligation to publicly release the results of any
revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect any future events or
circumstances after the date of such statements or to reflect the occurrence of anticipated or
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
||Press release dated August 23, 2005 announcing the
declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share.