Exact Sciences Corp. priced an underwritten public offering of 7 million common shares at $35 apiece.
The company also granted underwriters an option to buy up to an additional 1,050,000 of the shares offered.
The offering is being underwritten by Jefferies LLC, BofA Merrill Lynch and Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc.; William Blair & Co. LLC and Cowen and Co. LLC are acting as lead-managers with BTIG LLC and Craig-Hallum Capital Group LLC as co-managers.
The offering is expected to close by June 12.
Exact Sciences plans to use the net proceeds from the offering to expand its Cologuard commercialization activities and product development efforts as well as for general corporate and working capital purposes.