Carvana Co. Announces Upsize and Pricing of its Offering of Class A Common Stock
Carvana Co. ("Carvana") (NYSE: CVNA), a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, today announced the upsize and pricing of its public offering of 4,200,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $65.00 per share. In addition, Carvana has granted the underwriters the right to purchase up to 630,000 additional shares of Class A common stock at the offering price. The offering was upsized from the previously announced offering size of 3,500,000 shares of Class A common stock. The offering is expected to close on May 24, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions.
Wells Fargo Securities, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank Securities acted as book-running managers for the proposed offering.
Carvana also announced today the pricing of $250.0 million of additional 8.875% senior notes due 2023 (the “new notes”) in a concurrent private placement to qualified institutional buyers, in an offering exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The new notes will be issued as additional notes under the indenture governing the outstanding $350.0 million of senior notes that were issued on September 21, 2018.
Carvana intends to use the net proceeds from the public offering of Class A common stock and the private placement of new notes for general corporate purposes. Carvana may use the net proceeds from these offerings to partially repay borrowings under its floor plan facility until it identifies other specific uses.
The public offering of Class A common stock is being made only by means of an effective registration statement (including a prospectus and a prospectus supplement). A copy of the prospectus, the preliminary prospectus supplement and, when available, the final prospectus supplement relating to the offering may be obtained from Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Department, 375 Park Avenue, New York, New York 10152, or by phone at 1-800-326-5897, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, from Citigroup, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717 (Tel: 800-831-9146), or from Deutsche Bank Securities, Attention: Prospectus Group, 60 Wall Street, New York, New York 10005, telephone: 800-503-4611, or by emailing prospectus.CPDG@db.com.