FRANKLIN, Tenn., May 9, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Delek US Holdings, Inc.
(NYSE: DK) announced today the closing of its initial public offering of a
total of 11,500,000 shares of its common stock at $16.00 per share. The total
includes 1,500,000 shares of common stock sold by the company as a result of
the underwriters' exercise in full of their 30-day option to purchase
additional shares. The company's common stock is listed on the New York Stock
Exchange under the symbol "DK" and commenced trading on May 4, 2006.
The public offering resulted in net proceeds to the company of
approximately $172.0 million, after deducting underwriting discounts but
before offering expenses.
The company intends to use the net proceeds for repayment of debt to its
affiliates, future acquisitions, capital improvements to the company's
refinery and retail fuel and convenience stores, new construction and general
Lehman Brothers Inc. and Citigroup Global Markets Inc. acted as joint
book-running managers for the offering, and Credit Suisse Securities (USA)
LLC, HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc., William Blair
& Company, L.L.C., SunTrust Capital Markets, Inc. and IDB Capital Corp. acted
A registration statement relating to these securities was declared
effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 3, 2006. This
press release shall not constitute an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an
offer to buy, 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
The initial public offering was made solely by means of a prospectus, a
copy of which may be obtained from:
Lehman Brothers Inc.
c/o ADP Financial Services Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
IDS Prospectus Fulfillment Brooklyn Army Terminal
1155 Long Island Avenue 140 58th Street, 8th floor
Edgewood, New York 11717 Brooklyn, New York 11220
Email to: email@example.com Attention: Prospectus Department
Fax: 631-254-7268 Phone: 718-765-6732
About Delek US Holdings, Inc.
Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified energy business focused on
petroleum refining and supply and on retail marketing. The company's business
consists of two main operating segments: refining and retail. The refining
segment operates a high conversion, independent refinery in Tyler, Texas. The
retail segment markets gasoline, diesel and other refined petroleum products
and convenience merchandise through a network of 349 company-operated retail
fuel and convenience stores.
SOURCE Delek US Holdings, Inc.
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