Nexa Resources S.A. (NEXA) Plans to Raise $604 Million in October 27th IPO
Posted by Stefani Robinson on Oct 23rd, 2017 // No Comments
Nexa Resources S.A. logo IPONexa Resources S.A. (NEXA) is planning to raise $604 million in an initial public offering on Friday, October 27th, IPO Scoop reports. The company will be issuing 31,000,000 shares at a price of $18.00-$21.00 per share.
In the last 12 months, Nexa Resources S.A. generated $2.1 billion in revenue and $31.4 million in net income. Nexa Resources S.A. has a market cap of $2.6 billion.
J.P. Morgan, BMO Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse served as the underwriters for the IPO and BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Scotiabank, Bradesco BBI, Credicorp Capital, ABN AMRO, Banco do Brasil Securities, Macquarie Capital, MUFG, National Bank of Canada Financial Markets and RBC Capital Markets were co-managers.
Nexa Resources S.A. provided the following description of their company for its IPO: “We are a large-scale, low-cost integrated zinc producer with over 60 years of experience developing and operating mining assets in Latin America. We operate and own five long-life underground mines, three located in the Central Andes of Peru and two located in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil. Our operations are large-scale, modern, mechanized underground and open pit mines. Two of our mines, Cerro Lindo in Peru and Vazante in Brazil, are among the 12 largest zinc mines in the world, and, combined with our other mining operations, place us among the top five producers of mined zinc globally in 2016, according to Wood Mackenzie. In addition to zinc, which accounted for 64.0% of our mined metal production in 2016 measured on a zinc equivalent basis, we produce substantial amounts of copper, lead, silver and gold as byproducts, which reduce our overall cost to produce mined zinc. According to Wood Mackenzie in 2016, on a standalone basis, the overall Cash Cost C1 of our mining operations was in the second quartile of the global cost curve for mined zinc. “.
Nexa Resources S.A. was founded in 1938 and has 5387 employees. The company is located at 26-28 rue Edward Steichen, L-2540 Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and can be reached via phone at +352 26 00 53 43. or on the web at http://www.nexaresources.com