Tag Archives: Odd Lot Tender Offer



Fortress Investment Group (FIG) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – 9% potential upside

Current Price – $4.36

Offer Price – $4.25 – $4.75

Upside – potentially 9% or $40 (if the upper pricing limit is used)

Expiration date –  4 March 2016

No proration for odd lot holders

SEC Filling

Summary:

Fortress Investment Group LLC, is offering to purchase for cash up to $100,000,000 of its Class A shares representing Class A limited liability company interests, no par value (the “Shares”), pursuant to auction tenders at prices specified by the tendering shareholders of not greater than



Intrawest Resorts Holdings (SNOW) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – Risk Free upside of 13%

Current Price – $8.77

Offer Price – $9 – $10

Upside – potentially 13% or $120 (if the upper pricing limit is used), otherwise guaranteed return of 2% (if lower pricing limit is used)

Expiration date –  10 February 2016

No proration for odd lot holders

Some thoughts: The price shop up 30% upon tender announcement although only 12% of shares will be purchased. Therefore I would expect price still to decline today or during the next few days, so intiating position



Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) – Tender Offer with Odd lot provision – 9% upside

Current Price – 7.55

Offer Price – 8.22

Upside – 9% ($134 guaranteed return for odd lots)

Odd lots – shareholders who own less than 200 shares will be bought out on priority basis.

Expiration date (to tender shares) –  11 February 2016

Tender document

This is a hostile tender offer carried out by ASX, and as such is has a higher risk of being cancelled than other tenders presented on this site. Moreover, the tender is subject to regulatory approval. However,



New Senior Investment (SNR) – Dutch Tender with Odd Lot provision – no upside currently

Current Price – $10.11

Offer Price – $9 – $10

Upside – no upside currently

Expiration date –  19 January 2016

SEC Filling

Summary:

New Senior Investment Group Inc is offering to purchase for cash up to $30,000,000 of shares of its common stock, par value $0.01 per share, pursuant to auction tenders at prices specified by the tendering stockholders of not greater than $10.00 per Share nor less than $9.00 per Share. At the maximum purchase price of $10.00 per



Franklin Covey (FC) – Dutch Auction with Odd Lot provision – 9% potential upside

Current Price – $16.29

Offer Price – $15.5 – $17.75

Upside – 9% or $140 (if the upper pricing limit is used)

Expiration date –  12 January 2016

SEC Filling

Summary:

We are offering to purchase up to $35,000,000 in value of shares in the Offer. On the terms and subject to the conditions of the Offer, we will determine a single per share price, not greater than $17.75 per share nor less than $15.50 per share, net to



Insperity (NSP) – Dutch Auction with Odd Lot provision – $375 potential upside

Current Price – $46.2

Offer Price – $43.5 – $50

Upside – 6% or $375 (if the upper pricing limit is used)

Expiration date –  7 January 2016

SEC Filling

Summary:

We are conducting an offer by means of a procedure commonly called a “modified Dutch auction.” Upon the terms and subject to the conditions of the Offer, we are offering to purchase for cash shares of our common stock, par value $0.01 per share, pursuant to Auction Tenders



Copart (CPRT) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – $200 potential upside

Current Price – $39.05

Offer Price – $38 – $41

Upside – 5% or $200 (if the upper pricing limit is used)

Expiration date –  23 December 2015

SEC Filling

Summary:

Copart, Inc., is offering to purchase up to 7,317,073 shares of our common stock, $0.0001 par value, at a purchase price not greater than $41.00 nor less than $38.00 per share. This offer represents approximately 6.1% of CPRT outstanding shares as of November 23, 2015

No proration for Odd Lot holders:

First, we will purchase



Willis Lease Finance Corp (WLFC) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – minimal upside currently

The share price shot up right after the announcement but might reverse during the course of the tender.

Current Price – $17.39;

Offer Price – $15.5 – $18;

Upside – $60 or 3.5% (if the upper pricing limit is used);

Expiration date –  16 December 2015;

No proration for odd lot holders;

SEC Filling

Summary:

Willis Lease Finance Corporation is offering to purchase for cash up to 516,129 shares of its outstanding common stock, pursuant to auction tenders at prices specified by



Fly Leasing (FLY) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – 5.5% potential upside

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;

SEC Filling

Summary:

Fly Leasing Limited, a Bermuda exempted company, invites our shareholders to tender our common shares, $0.001 par value per share, held by them



Fly Leasing (FLY) – Expected Dutch Tender Offer

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



NCR Corporation (NCR) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – $250 upside

Current Price – $27;

Offer Price – $26 – $29.5;

Upside – $250 or 9% (if the upper pricing limit is used);

Expiration date –  11 December 2015;

No proration for odd lot holders;

SEC Filling

Summary:

NCR Corporation, a Maryland corporation invites our shareholders to tender shares of our common stock, par value $0.01 per share, pursuant to auction tenders at prices specified by the tendering shareholder of not less than $26.00 and not greater than $29.50 per Share. We are offering



GE/SYF Exchange transaction update – $200 return

Quick update: Exchange ratio risk has been almost eliminated and this starts to look like a standard Odd Lot tender offer (besides having to short SYF) with guaranteed $200 return. The main risk remaining is that transaction will be cancelled due to low participation (I consider this unlikely). As per filling “The minimum condition provides that GE is not required to complete the exchange offer unless at least 634,743,750 shares of Synchrony common stock will be distributed in exchange for shares



MAM Software (MAMS) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – $50 or 7% gain

Current Price – $7;

Offer Price – $7.5;

Upside – 7% or $50 (for odd lot holders);

Expiration date –  1 Dec 2015;

Press release

Summary:

Hennessy Advisors, Inc., a California corporation, invites its shareholders to tender up to $25.0 million in aggregate value of its Common Stock, no par value per share, for purchase by Hennessy Advisors, Inc., at a price of $25.00 per Share, net to the seller in cash. As of August 19, 2015, the Company had 6,025,381 Shares



Theravance (THRX) – Odd Lot Tender Offer – $40 potential upside

Current Price – $8.85;

Offer Price – $8.5 – $9.25;

Upside – $40 or 4.5% (if the upper pricing limit is used);

Expiration date –  1 December 2015;

No proration for odd lot holders;

SEC Filling

Summary:

We are conducting this Offer through a procedure commonly called a “modified Dutch auction.” This procedure allows you to select the price within a price range specified by us at which you are willing to sell your Shares. The price range for the Offer



Nathan’s Famous (NATH) – Tender Offer with Odd Lot provision – $250 potential upside

Current Price – $33.43;

Offer Price – $33 – $36;

Upside – $250 or 7.5% (if the upper pricing limit is used);

Expiration date –  16 Oct 2015;

SEC Filling

Summary:

Nathan’s Famous today announced that it will commence mailing to its stockholders on or about  September 18, 2015 a modified Dutch Auction tender offer to purchase for cash up to 500,000 shares of its common stock, $.01 par value, at a price per share of not less than $33.00 nor greater than $36.00, for