Equity Capital Markets
On August 19, 2020, Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (“Cal-Maine”) announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 6,000,000 secondary shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $39.00 per share
− The Selling Stockholders also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 900,000 shares of Cal-Maine common stock
• Shares were offered by Jean Reed Adams, the wife of Cal-Maine’s late founder, Fred R. Adams, Jr. (“Mr. Adams”), and a trust of which the four daughters of Mr. Adams are beneficiaries (collectively, the “Selling Stockholders”)
− The Selling Stockholders have informed Cal-Maine that they are selling the shares to pay estate taxes resulting from the passing of Mr. Adams and to generate liquidity
• Cal-Maine is not selling any shares in the offering, and will not receive any proceeds from the offering by the Selling Stockholders
Cal-Maine Foods, Inc.
Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq: CALM) is primarily engaged in the production, grading, packing and sale of fresh shell eggs, including conventional, cage-free, organic and nutritionally enhanced eggs. Cal-Maine Foods, which is headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, is the largest producer and distributor of fresh shell eggs in the United States and sells the majority of its shell eggs in states across the southwestern, southeastern, mid-western and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
This material has been prepared solely for informative purposes as of its stated date and is not a solicitation, or an offer, to buy or sell any security. It does not purport to be a complete description of the securities, markets or developments referred to in the material. Information included in the material was obtained from sources which we consider reliable, but we have not independently verified such information and do not guarantee that it is accurate or complete. No subsequent publication or distribution of this material shall mean or imply that any such information or opinion remains current at any time after the stated date of the material. We do not undertake to advise you of any changes in any such information or opinion. Additional information is available upon request.
The offering of these securities is being made only by means of a prospectus, copies of which may be obtained from Stephens Inc.’s Equity Syndicate Desk, at Stephens Inc., 111 Center Street, Little Rock, AR 72201, ATTN: Equity Syndicate Desk, or from the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at www.sec.gov at the following link: https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/16160/000119312520222414/d75730d424b3.htm. A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. No offer to buy the securities can be accepted and no part of the purchase price can be received until the registration statement has become effective, and any such offer may be withdrawn or revoked, without obligation or commitment of any kind, at any time prior to the notice of its acceptance given after the effective date.
“Stephens” is the brand name for a family of independent privately held financial services firms, including Stephens Europe Limited, which is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Registered office 36-38 Cornhill, London, EC3V 3NG, Registered number 8817024) and Stephens Inc. which is regulated by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (Home Office: 111 Center Street, Little Rock, AR USA, 501-377-2000). Stephens Inc. is a member of NYSE and SIPC. For more information, visit www.stephens.com. © 2020 Stephens