Red Hat, Inc. (Nasdaq:RHAT) announced today that it filed a registration statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission for a public offering of its Common Stock.
It is expected that the Company will sell 2.75 million shares and certain stockholders of the Company will sell 1.25 million shares. Goldman, Sachs & Co. will act as lead underwriter of the offering. Other underwriters include Chase H&Q, Thomas Weisel Partners LLC, and J.P. Morgan & Co.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of Red Hat. The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus contained in a registration statement to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and will be sold through underwriters engaged by the Company.