XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE Amex: XPO) today announced the closing of a registered underwritten public offering of 9,200,000 shares of common stock, including 1,200,000 shares issued and sold as a result of the full exercise of the underwriters’ overallotment option, at a price to the public of $15.75 per share. XPO Logistics received approximately $136.7 million in net proceeds from the offering after underwriting discounts and estimated expenses of the offering. XPO Logistics intends to use the proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include potential acquisitions.
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and Jefferies & Company, Inc. served as joint book-running managers for the offering. BB&T Capital Markets, a division of Scott & Stringfellow, LLC, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Inc. and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated were co-managers.
The shares were offered pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement that has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). Copies of the final prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus related to the offering have been filed with the SEC and are available on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov or by contacting Morgan Stanley, Attn: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10014-4606, telephone: (866) 718-1649 (toll free), email: email@example.com; Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Attention: Prospectus Department, Harborside Financial Center, 100 Plaza One, Jersey City, New Jersey 07311, telephone: (800) 503-4611 (toll free), email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or Jefferies & Company, Inc., Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY, 10022, telephone: (877) 547-6340 (toll free), email: Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.