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): October 26, 2007
Foot Locker, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or other Jurisdiction||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
|of Incorporation)||Identification No.)|
|112 West 34th Street, New York, New York||10120|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: 212-720-3700
(Former name or former address, if changed from last report)
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
On October 26, 2007, Foot Locker, Inc. (the Company) entered into an amendment (the Amendment), of its Fifth Amended and Restated Credit Agreement dated as of April 9, 1997 and amended and restated as of May 19, 2004, to provide for: (i) a one-year extension of the revolving credit facility to May 19, 2010 and (ii) a reduction in the Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio to no less than 1.25:1 for the fourth fiscal quarter of 2007 and the first fiscal quarter of 2008, increasing to 2.0:1 by the first fiscal quarter of 2010.
The Amendment also permits the payment of dividends by the Company of up to $90 million in fiscal 2008 and up to $100 million for each fiscal year thereafter. With regard to stock repurchases, the Amendment provides that not more than $50 million in the aggregate may be expended after October 26, 2007 unless the Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio is at least 2.0 to 1.0 for the fiscal quarter immediately preceding any such repurchase and the Company has delivered its annual audited financial statements with respect to fiscal 2007.
A copy of the Amendment is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this report, and the description of the amendments herein is qualified in its entirety by reference to such Amendment.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
10.1 Amendment to Credit Agreement.
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.
|FOOT LOCKER, INC.|
|Date: October 31, 2007||By:||/s/ Robert W. McHugh|
|Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|