CAI International Inc. plans to offer shares of series A fixed-to-floating rate cumulative redeemable perpetual preferred stock in an underwritten public offering.
CAI intends to grant the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 15% of the shares being offered.
The company intends to use the net proceeds to repay debt under one or more of its senior secured revolving credit facilities and for general corporate purposes, which may include share repurchases, investments in containers and other assets or acquisitions.
B. Riley FBR Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. and William Blair & Co. LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. BB&T Capital Markets, Boenning & Scattergood Inc., The Huntington Investment Co., Incapital LLC, National Securities Corp. and Wedbush Securities Inc. are acting as co-managers.