Acadia Healthcare Company Inc announces pricing of offering of 7,727,273 shares of common stock


Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 06:58pm EDT 

Acadia Healthcare Company Inc:Prices registered offering of 7,727,273 shares of its common stock at public offering price of $44.00 per share, for gross proceeds to the company of about $340 million, before the underwriting discount and offering expenses.In addition, the company and a selling stockholder have granted underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,154,521 and 4,569 shares of common stock, respectively, all at the public offering price less the underwriting discount.Intends to use proceeds from offering principally to fund its acquisition strategy, particularly planned acquisition of Partnerships in Care and the fees and expenses related to the transaction.Acadia will not receive any proceeds from sale of shares by selling stockholder.BofA Merrill Lynch, Jefferies LLC and Citigroup are acting as joint book-running managers for offering.Raymond James & Associates, Inc., RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Avondale Partners, LLC, Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated and BMO Capital Markets Corp are acting as co-managers.