The Company intends to use the net proceeds of this offering, including the net proceeds from any exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares, to increase its overall financial flexibility, pursue organic and acquisition growth strategies and for general corporate purposes.
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The shares of common stock are being offered and will be sold pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement that was previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. This offering is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and the accompanying base prospectus.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements as defined under the federal securities laws, including statements regarding the intended use of offering proceeds and other aspects of the common stock offering.Although management believes that expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, no assurance can be given that such expectations will prove to be correct.In addition, these statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and other assumptions that are difficult to predict and may be beyond the Company’s control, including market conditions, customary offering closing conditions and other factors described in the prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus for the offering.If one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or if underlying assumptions prove incorrect, the Company’s actual results may vary materially from what management anticipated, estimated, projected or expected.
Investors are encouraged to closely consider the disclosures and risk
factors contained in the Company’s annual and quarterly reports filed
from time to time with the