Smart Sand, Inc. Prices Public Offering
THE WOODLANDS, TX, February 2, 2017 – Smart Sand, Inc. (the “Company”) has priced a public offering of 5,950,000 shares of its common stock at $17.50 per share, of which 1,500,000 shares are to be sold by the Company and 4,450,000 shares are to be sold by the selling stockholders named in the registration statement on Form S-1 filed previously with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase from the selling stockholders up to an additional 892,500 shares of the Company’s common stock. The Company’s shares of common stock are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “SND.” The offering is expected to close on February 7, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds it receives from the offering for future capital projects and general corporate purposes. The Company will not receive any net proceeds from the sale by the selling stockholders of shares of the Company’s common stock.
Credit Suisse, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Jefferies are acting as book-running managers for the public offering. Additional book-running managers are Piper Jaffray & Co., Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. and Deutsche Bank Securities.
The public offering is being made only by means of a written prospectus that meets the requirements of Section 10 of the Securities Act of 1933, copies of which may be obtained from:
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed and declared effective by the SEC. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, 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.
When available, to obtain a copy of the prospectus free of charge, visit the SEC’s website, www.sec.gov, and search under the registrant’s name, “Smart Sand, Inc.”
About Smart Sand:
Smart Sand, Inc. is a pure-play, low-cost producer of high-quality Northern White raw frac sand, which is a preferred proppant used to enhance hydrocarbon recovery rates in the hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas wells. Northern White raw frac sand, which is found predominantly in Wisconsin and limited portions of Minnesota and Illinois, is highly valued by oil and natural gas producers as a preferred proppant due to its favorable physical characteristics.
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