Insider filing report for Changes in Beneficial Ownership
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FORM 4
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
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, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Jafroodi Scot R
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
INSTEEL INDUSTRIES INC [ IIIN]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
X __ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
VP and Chief Acct. Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
1373 BOGGS DRIVE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YY)
02/13/2021
(Street)
MOUNT AIRY, NC27030
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YY)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
__ X __ Form filed by One Reporting Person
_____ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 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 02/13/2021 F 324 D $ 29.36 32,506 D
Common Stock (Restricted Stock Units) 6,069 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 (MM/DD/YY) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 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
(MM/DD/YY)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(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
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 19.68 ( 1 ) 08/11/2030 Common Stock 3,107 3,107 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 22.09 ( 1 ) 02/11/2030 Common Stock 3,721 3,721 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 18.25 ( 1 ) 08/12/2029 Common Stock 4,237 4,237 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 21.57 ( 1 ) 02/12/2029 Common Stock 3,455 3,455 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 41.85 ( 1 ) 08/13/2028 Common Stock 1,931 1,931 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 29.69 ( 1 ) 02/13/2028 Common Stock 2,629 2,629 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 26.75 ( 1 ) 08/07/2027 Common Stock 2,951 2,951 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 37.06 ( 1 ) 02/07/2027 Common Stock 2,013 2,013 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 34.49 ( 1 ) 08/11/2026 Common Stock 2,377 2,377 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 23.95 ( 1 ) 02/11/2026 Common Stock 3,165 3,165 D
Stock Optin (Right to Buy) $ 18.05 ( 1 ) 08/17/2025 Common Stock 4,211 4,211 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 21.96 ( 1 ) 02/17/2025 Common Stock 3,548 3,548 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 20.5 ( 1 ) 08/12/2024 Common Stock 3,890 3,890 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 19.08 ( 1 ) 02/12/2024 Common Stock 3,968 3,968 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 17.22 ( 1 ) 08/12/2023 Common Stock 3,957 3,957 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 16.45 ( 1 ) 02/12/2023 Common Stock 3,835 3,835 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 10.23 ( 1 ) 08/21/2022 Common Stock 6,044 6,044 D
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Jafroodi Scot R
1373 BOGGS DRIVE
MOUNT AIRY, NC27030
VP and Chief Acct. Officer
Signatures
James F. Petelle for Scot R. Jafroodi 02/16/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Explanation of Responses:
( 1 )Options vest 1/3 annually beginning 1 year from grant date.

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