SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. Prices Initial Public Offering
SeaWorld Entertainment is offering 10,000,000 shares to be sold in the offering and selling stockholders affiliated with The Blackstone Group L.P. are offering an additional 16,000,000 shares to be sold in the offering. The selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 3,900,000 shares at the initial public offering price. The shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on
SeaWorld Entertainment will receive net proceeds of approximately
Goldman, Sachs & Co. and J.P. Morgan are acting as joint bookrunning managers and as representatives of the underwriters in the offering. Citigroup, BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays and Wells Fargo Securities are also bookrunners in the offering. Blackstone Capital Markets, Lazard Capital Markets, Macquarie Capital, KeyBanc Capital Markets, Nomura,
A registration statement relating to shares of the common stock of SeaWorld Entertainment has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described above, nor shall there be any sale of such shares of common stock 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.
The offering of these securities will be made only by means of a prospectus, copies of which may be obtained from Goldman, Sachs & Co. at Prospectus Department, 200 West Street,
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