Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): October 30, 2018
KEMET Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
KEMET Tower, One East Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
(954) 766-2800
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On October 30, 2018, KEMET Corporation (the “Company”) issued a News Release announcing preliminary consolidated results for the second fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2018.
A copy of this News Release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On October 30, 2018, the Company will host a conference call to discuss financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2018.  The slide package prepared for use by executive management for this presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.  All of the information in the presentation is presented as of October 30, 2018, and the Company does not assume any obligation to update such information in the future.
The information included in this Form 8-K, as well as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
(a)                              Not Applicable
(b)                              Not Applicable
(c)                               Not Applicable
(d)                              Exhibits
Exhibit No.
Description of Exhibit
News Release, dated October 30, 2018 issued by the Company.
Slide Package prepared for use in connection with the Company’s second fiscal quarter conference call to be held on October 30, 2018.

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.
October 30, 2018
KEMET Corporation
William M. Lowe, Jr.
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer