Accuray Announces Repurchases of Convertible Debt

Jan 19, 2016, 06:00 ET from Accuray Incorporated

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (NASDAQ: ARAY) today announced that between January 11 and January 15, 2016, the company, in privately-negotiated transactions, had repurchased approximately $63.4 million in aggregate principal amount of its 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes due August 2016 (the "2016 Notes") for $66.6 million in cash. The company anticipates that the closings of these repurchases will be completed by January 20, 2016.

Following the closings of these repurchases, the company estimates that approximately $36.6 million in aggregate principal amount of 2016 Notes will remain outstanding and is intended to be repaid in cash funded by Accuray at the earlier of August 2016 or when otherwise redeemed. The company expects to record a charge in the third quarter of fiscal 2016 of approximately $1.0 million associated with the repurchases of the notes.

About Accuray Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) is a radiation oncology company that develops, manufactures and sells precise, innovative treatment solutions that set the standard of care with the aim of helping patients live longer, better lives.  The company's leading-edge technologies deliver the full range of radiation therapy and radiosurgery treatments. For more information, please visit

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