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):||April 17, 2006|
Genuine Parts Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|2999 Circle 75 Pkwy, Atlanta, Georgia||30339|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||770.953.1700|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On April 17, 2006, Genuine Parts Company issued a press release announcing its results of operations for the three months ended March 31, 2006. A copy of the press release is furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K as exhibit 99.1.
The information, including the exhibits attached hereto contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K of Genuine Parts Company is being "furnished" and shall not be deemed "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in Item 2.02 and Item 9.01 of this Current Report shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or into any filing or other document pursuant to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, except as otherwise expressly stated in any such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Earnings Press Release dated April 17, 2006
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.
|Genuine Parts Company|
|April 17, 2006||By:||
Jerry W. Nix
|Name: Jerry W. Nix|
|Title: Vice Chairman and CFO|
|Earnings Press Release dated April 17, 2006|