SEC FORM 4 SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
ARMSTRONG THEODORE M

(Last) (First) (Middle)
7730 CARONDELET, SUITE 103

(Street)
ST. LOUIS MO 63105

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
CABELAS INC [ CAB ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
09/25/2017
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
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. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction 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 09/25/2017 D 23,279 D $61.5(1) 0 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction 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 (Month/Day/Year) 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: 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
Stock Option (right to buy) $19.47 09/25/2017 D 3,000 05/12/2011(2) 05/12/2018 Common Stock 3,000 (2) 0 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $23.52 09/25/2017 D 3,000 06/09/2012(2) 06/09/2019 Common Stock 3,000 (2) 0 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $34.44 09/25/2017 D 3,000 06/07/2013(2) 06/07/2020 Common Stock 3,000 (2) 0 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $61.23 09/25/2017 D 5,000 06/05/2015(2) 06/05/2022 Common Stock 5,000 (2) 0 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $51.35 09/25/2017 D 3,047 06/04/2016(2) 06/04/2023 Common Stock 3,047 (2) 0 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $50.45 09/25/2017 D 3,139 06/06/2017(2) 06/06/2024 Common Stock 3,139 (2) 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Disposed of pursuant to the terms of the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated October 3, 2016, as amended by the Amendment to Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated April 17, 2017, and as otherwise amended from time to time (the "Merger Agreement"), by and among issuer, Bass Pro Group, LLC, and Prairie Merger Sub, Inc., in exchange for a cash payment of $61.50 per share.
2. Pursuant to the terms of the Merger Agreement, upon consummation of the transactions contemplated thereby, these stock options were automatically cancelled and, in exchange therefor, the reporting person became entitled to the right to receive an amount in cash equal to the product of (i) the number of common shares subject to such stock option multiplied by (ii) the excess, if any, of (A) $61.50 over (B) the exercise price per common share of such stock option.
Remarks:
Brent LaSure, Attorney-in-Fact 09/25/2017
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