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Publication Time:
2012-02-17 20:27:53
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Accepted Time:
2012-02-17 20:27:53
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Form 4 Filing
Cik Name Symbol Sector (SIC) IRS No
1107694 Rackspace Hosting Inc. RAX Services-Computer Programming, Data Processing, Etc. (7370) 743016523
Cik Name Reported Address Insider Title Director Officer Large Shareholder Other
1492055 M. Patrick Matthews 5000 Walzem
San Antonio TX 78218
Svp And Gm, Cloud No Yes No No
Reported Non-Derivative Transactions
Sec. Name Acquisiton - Disposition Date Amount Price Remaning Holdings Equity Swap Involved Form Type Code Nature of Ownership Explanation
Common Stock Acquisiton 2012-02-15 2,194 $0.00 149,707 No 4 A Direct
Common Stock Disposition 2012-02-16 201 $53.83 149,506 No 4 S Direct
Equity Swap Involved Form Type Code Nature of Ownership Explanation
No 4 A Direct
No 4 S Direct
Reported Derivative Transactions
Sec. Name Sec. Type Acquisiton - Disposition Date Amount Price Amount - 2 Price - 2
Common Stock Employee Stock (Option Right to Buy) Acquisiton 2012-02-15 4,602 $0.00 4,602 $54.12
Remaning Holdings Exercise Date Expiration Date Equity Swap Involved Transaction Form Type Transaction Code Nature of Ownership
4,602 2019-02-15 No 4 A Direct
  1. These shares were granted in the forms of Restricted Stock Awards (RSA's). Each RSA represents a contingent right to receive one share of Rackspace Hosting, Inc. common stock. 1/4 of these shares under the RSA grant shall vest and be delivered promptly after each anniversary of the grant date of February 15, 2012.
  2. Granted pursuant to the Rackspace Hosting, Inc. 2007 Long Term Incentive Plan.
  3. 1/4 of the options vest annually beginning on the grant date of February 15, 2012.
  4. These shares were sold pursuant to provisions contained in the Company's Form of RSU Agreement and Amended and Restated 2007 Long Term Incentive Plan for the satisfaction of certain tax obligations.
  5. The prices for these sales of shares ranged from $53.71 to $53.91 per share.
  6. The registrant undertakes to provide, upon request by the SEC staff, the issuer, or a security holder of the issuer, full information regarding the number of shares purchased or sold at each separate price.