Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS, INC. (Form: 4, Received: 11/17/2017 19:12:23)
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 *

ALDRICH DAVID J
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

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

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
Executive Chairman
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

20 SYLVAN ROAD
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

11/16/2017
(Street)

WOBURN, MA 01801
(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   11/16/2017     M    7784   A $20.02   184842   D    
Common Stock   11/16/2017     S    7784   D $110.08   (1) 177058   D    
Common Stock   11/16/2017     M    22216   A $25.25   199274   D    
Common Stock   11/16/2017     S    22216   D $110.08   (1) 177058   D    
Common Stock   11/16/2017     S    15000   D $110.08   (2) 162058   D    
Common Stock                  19555   (3) I   By 401(k) plan  

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
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)   $20.02   11/16/2017     M         7784      (4) 11/8/2019   Common Stock   7784   $0.00   0   D    
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)   $25.25   11/16/2017     M         22216      (5) 11/7/2020   Common Stock   22216   $0.00   98499   D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  The price reflects the average selling price of the shares sold. Actual sale prices ranged from $110.00 per share to $110.30 per share.
(2)  The price reflects the average selling price of the shares sold. Actual sale prices ranged from $110.00 per share to $110.29 per share.
(3)  This total represents the number of shares of common stock held by the Reporting Person in the Skyworks Solutions, Inc. 401(k) plan based on the latest plan statement dated 10/31/2017.
(4)  This stock option vested in four (4) equal installments, beginning on 11/8/2013 and ending on 11/8/2016.
(5)  This stock option vested in four (4) equal installments, beginning on 11/7/2014 and ending on 11/7/2017.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
ALDRICH DAVID J
20 SYLVAN ROAD
WOBURN, MA 01801
X
Executive Chairman

Signatures
Daniel L. Ricks, as Attorney-In-Fact for David J. Aldrich 11/17/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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