American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of its registered public offering of senior unsecured notes due 2019 and 2024, in aggregate principal amounts of $750 million and $500 million, respectively. The 2019 notes will have an interest rate of 3.40% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 99.911% of their face value. The 2024 notes will have an interest rate of 5.00% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 99.888% of their face value. The net proceeds of the offering are expected to be approximately $1,238.7 million, after deducting underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay existing indebtedness incurred under the 2013 Credit Facility and/or other credit facilities, finance recently announced acquisitions and for general corporate purposes.
Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Mizuho Securities USA Inc., Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and TD Securities (USA) LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus and related prospectus supplement, which may be obtained by visiting the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at www.sec.gov. Alternatively, you may request these documents by calling Citigroup Global Markets Inc. at 1-800-831-9146, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith at 1-800-294-1322, Mizuho Securities USA Inc. at 1-866-271-7403, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC at 1-866-718-1649 and TD Securities (USA) LLC at 1-855-495-9846.
About American TowerAmerican Tower is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of wireless and broadcast communications real estate. American Tower currently owns and operates over 56,000 communications sites in the United States, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, India, Germany, Ghana, India, Mexico, Peru, South Africa and Uganda.