XNYS:AOL AOL Inc Insider Activity 4 Filing - 10/1/2012

Effective Date 10/1/2012

XNYS:AOL (AOL Inc): Fair Value Estimate
Premium
XNYS:AOL (AOL Inc): Consider Buying
Premium
XNYS:AOL (AOL Inc): Consider Selling
Premium
XNYS:AOL (AOL Inc): Fair Value Uncertainty
Premium
XNYS:AOL (AOL Inc): Economic Moat
Premium
XNYS:AOL (AOL Inc): Stewardship
Premium
 
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 OF SECURITIES

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
OMB APPROVAL
OMB Number: 3235-0287
Expires: January 31, 2005
Estimated average burden hours per response... 0.5

(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
DYKSTRA KAREN E
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
AOL Inc. [AOL]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
EVP, Chief Financial Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
770 BROADWAY
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
10/01/2012
(Street)

NEW YORK, NY 10003
4. If Amendment, Date 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
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
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, par value $0.01 10/01/2012   A   16,487(1) A (1) 42,407 D  

Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
Persons who respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB control number. SEC 1474 (9-02)

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 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) $35.38 10/01/2012   A   48,209(2)     (3) 09/30/2022 Common Stock, par value $0.01 48,209 $ 0 48,209 D  
Performance Rights (4) 10/01/2012   A   16,487(4)     (5)   (5) Common Stock, par value $0.01 16,487 $ 0 16,487 D  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
DYKSTRA KAREN E
770 BROADWAY
NEW YORK, NY 10003
      EVP, Chief Financial Officer  

Signatures

 /s/ Julie Jacobs as authorized signatory for Karen E. Dykstra   10/03/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Represents restricted stock units granted pursuant to the AOL Inc. 2010 Stock Incentive Plan, as amended and restated (the "Plan"). This award of restricted stock units will vest over four years such that one half of the restricted stock units will vest on October 1, 2014, and the remaining one half with vest in two equal installments on October 1, 2015 and October 1, 2016. Following vesting, the restricted stock units will be settled by the delivery of common stock to the Reporting Person within sixty days of vesting.
(2) Represents performance rights granted pursuant to the Plan.
(3) The option becomes exercisable over a four-year period subject to the Reporting Person's continuous employment on each vesting date. Subject to the Reporting Person's continuous employment on each vesting date, one quarter of the shares subject to the option will vest and become exercisable on October 1, 2013 and the remaining shares subject to the option will vest and become exercisable on a pro-rated monthly basis for the next 36 months.
(4) Represents performance rights granted pursuant to the Plan.
(5) Each performance right represents a contingent right to receive one share of Company common stock. The vesting of the performance rights is based on the relative Total Shareholder Return ("TSR") of the Company as compared to the TSR of each of the companies in the Company's peer index over the period beginning January 1, 2012 and ending December 31, 2014 (the "Performance Period") and subject to the Reporting Person's continuous employment through the vesting date. Performance rights granted represents the target shares and actual performance rights earned could be anywhere from 0 to 200% of the number of performance rights granted. The performance rights expire upon payout, if any, of the award.

Note: File three copies of this Form, one of which must be manually signed. If space is insufficient, see Instruction 6 for procedure.

Potential persons who are to respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB number.

XNYS:AOL AOL Inc Insider Activity 4 Filling

AOL Inc XNYS:AOL Stock - Get Insider Activity SEC Filing of AOL Inc XNYS:AOL stocks, including company profile, shares outstanding, strategy, business segments, operations, officers, consolidated financial statements, financial notes and ownership information.

XNYS:AOL AOL Inc Insider Activity 4 Filing - 10/1/2012
Name |  Ticker |  Star Rating |  Market Cap |  Stock Type |  Sector |  Industry Star Rating |  Investment Style |  Total Assets |  Category |  Top Holdings |  Top Sectors |  Symbol |  Title Star Rating |  Category |  Total Assets |  Top Holdings |  Top Sectors |  Symbol |  Name Title |  Date |  Author |  Collection |  Interest |  Popularity Topic |  Sector |  Key Indicators |  User Interest |  Market Cap |  Industry Name |  Ticker |  Star Rating |  Market Cap |  Stock Type |  Sector |  Industry Star Rating |  Investment Style |  Total Assets |  Category |  Top Holdings |  Top Sectors |  Symbol / Ticker |  Title Star Rating |  Category |  Total Assets |  Symbol / Ticker |  Name Title |  Date |  Author |  Collection |  Popularity |  Interest Title |  Date |  Company |  Symbol |  Interest |  Popularity Topic |  Sector |  Key Indicators |  User Interest |  Market Cap |  Industry Name |  Ticker |  Popularity |  Our Choices |  Most Recent Title |  Date |  Company |  Symbol |  Interest |  Popularity

Previous: XNYS:AOL AOL Inc Insider Activity 4 Filing - 10/1/2012  |  Next: XNYS:AOL AOL Inc Insider Activity 4 Filing - 2/15/2012