As expected Fly Leasing announced Tender Offer details today. Those who purchased upon the yesterday’s recommendation already made a decent profit.
Current Price – $13.51;
Offer Price – $12.7 – $14.25;
Upside – $70 or 5.5% (if the upper pricing limit is used);
Expiration date – 16 December 2015;
No proration for odd lot holders;
Fly Leasing Limited, a Bermuda exempted company, invites our shareholders to tender our common shares, $0.001 par value per share, held by them
This is a possibility to start position before the tender offer details are revealed.
Fly Leasing announced last week, that the company will start Dutch tender offer for $75m. No further details on pricing or timing have been announced yet (expected early this week).
From historical experience, these Dutch tenders tend to have odd-lot provision and quite often price jumps upon pricing announcement (quite often arbitrage disappears after trading announcement.. Keeping in mind that FLY is currently trading at 12-month