Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS, INC. (Form: 4, Received: 11/14/2017 19:18:03)
FORM 4
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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Sennesael Kris
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS, INC. [ SWKS ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
SVP & Chief Financial Officer
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

5221 CALIFORNIA AVENUE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

11/9/2017
(Street)

IRVINE, CA 92617
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock   11/9/2017     A    5601   (1) A $0.00   9774   D    
Common Stock   11/9/2017     F    2477   (2) D $111.12   7297   D    
Common Stock   11/9/2017     M    934   A   (3) 8231   D    
Common Stock   11/9/2017     F    488   (2) D $111.12   7743   D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units     (3) 11/9/2017     M         934      (4)   (4) Common Stock   934   $0.00   2800   D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Represents 5,601 shares of common stock issued to the Reporting Person pursuant to a performance share award dated 11/9/2016. Such performance share award contained both a continued employment condition and a performance condition related to the achievement by the Issuer of certain pre-established performance metrics for fiscal year 2017.
(2)  Transfer of stock to the Issuer of the number of common shares determined to be sufficient to satisfy tax withholding obligations related to the issuance of unrestricted stock to the Reporting Person.
(3)  Restricted stock units convert into shares of common stock on a one-for-one basis.
(4)  The restricted stock units vest in four (4) installments, beginning on 11/9/2017 and ending on 11/9/2020.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Sennesael Kris
5221 CALIFORNIA AVENUE
IRVINE, CA 92617


SVP & Chief Financial Officer

Signatures
Daniel L. Ricks, as Attorney-In-Fact for Kris Sennesael 11/14/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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