NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisiana-Pacific Corporation ("LP") (NYSE: LPX) today announced the pricing of its previously announced offering of $350 million in aggregate principal amount of 3.625% senior notes due 2029 (the "Senior Notes"). The Senior Notes will be unsecured senior obligations of LP. Subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, LP expects the offering of the Senior Notes to close on March 11, 2021.
The aggregate net proceeds from the sale of the Senior Notes are expected to be approximately $337 million, after deducting the initial purchasers' discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses. LP intends to use the net proceeds from the offering, together with cash on hand, to purchase, redeem, or otherwise acquire, all of the $350 million in aggregate principal amount of its 4.875% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "2024 Senior Notes"). This press release shall not constitute a notice of redemption for the 2024 Senior Notes.
The Senior Notes are being offered only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and to certain non-U.S. persons outside the United States pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act. The Senior Notes to be offered have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act, any state securities laws or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and any applicable state or other jurisdiction's securities laws.
This press release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
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Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press release, other than statements of historical fact, including statements related to LP's intended use of proceeds of the offering of Senior Notes and expected closing date, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. LP has identified some of these forward-looking statements with words such as "anticipates," "believes," "expects," "estimates," "is likely," "predicts," "projects," "forecasts," "may," "will," "should" and "intends" and the negative of these words or other comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are based on LP's current expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions as of the date such statements are made and are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Additional information regarding these risks and uncertainties are described in LP's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including in the "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" sections of LP's most recently filed Annual Report on Form 10-K. LP undertakes no obligation to release publicly any revisions to forward-looking statements made by it to reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date hereof or the occurrence of unanticipated events, except as required by applicable law.
SOURCE Louisiana-Pacific Corporation