Construction products maker Ply Gem Holdings planning stock offering

By Bill Bregar
Senior Staff Reporter

Published: May 13, 2013 12:54 pm ET
Updated: May 13, 2013 12:55 pm ET

Related to this story

Topics Construction, Mergers & Acquisitions, Pipe/Profile/Tubing, Extrusion

CARY, N.C. — Plastic construction products maker Ply Gem Holdings Inc. announced on May 13 that it will launch an initial public stock offering on the New York Stock Exchange.

The IPO will cover 15,789,474 shares of common stock. The Cary-based company expects to grant underwriters an option to buy up to an additional 2,368,421 shares of common stock to cover any over-allotments.

Ply Gem’s stock has been approved for listing in the NYSE under the symbol PGEM.

The company makes vinyl siding and trim, and vinyl fencing.

The stock will not be sold until the IPO registration statement, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, becomes effective.

Ply Gem was created in 2004 when a private equity firm bought the vinyl products division of Nortek Inc., then added several more building products businesses. Ply Gem’s siding and fencing brand names include Mastic, Variform, NAPCO, Stone, Kroy, Cellwood, Georgia Pacific, DuraBuilt, Richwood and Great Lakes Window.


Comments

Construction products maker Ply Gem Holdings planning stock offering

By Bill Bregar
Senior Staff Reporter

Published: May 13, 2013 12:54 pm ET
Updated: May 13, 2013 12:55 pm ET

Post Your Comments


Back to story


More stories

Image

Investment firm buys Ontario cap molder

October 23, 2014 2:01 pm ET

A company whose varied interests include food and refrigerated transportation businesses is now moving into plastic caps.    More

Image

Geist Plastics changes name to Lincoln Plastics

October 23, 2014 12:31 pm ET

Custom profile extruder Geist Plastics Inc. is changing its name to Lincoln Plastics, the company announced Oct. 23.    More

Image

Report: Private equity companies may seek to buy Bayer MaterialScience

October 23, 2014 10:56 am ET

A number of investment groups are reported to be interested buying Bayer AG's MaterialScience operation, valued at around 10 billion euros ($12.6...    More

Image

Comar merging with Convergence Packaging

October 21, 2014 5:07 pm ET

A couple of plastic packaging companies owned by private investment firm Graham Partners are merging into a single entity.    More

Image

Celanese buys conductive polymer supplier

October 21, 2014 4:31 pm ET

Materials firm Celanese Corp. has acquired most of the assets of conductive polymers maker Cool Polymers Inc. for an undisclosed price.    More

Market Reports

Plastics Recycling Trends in North America

This report is a review and analysis of the North American Plastics Recycling Industry, including key trends and statistics based on 2013 performance. We examine market environment factors, regulatory issues, industry challenges, key drivers and emerging trends in post-consumer and post-industrial recycling.

Learn more

Plastics in Mexico - State of the Industry Report

This report analyzes the $20 million dollar plastics industry in Mexico including sales of machinery & equipment, resins and finished products.

Our analysts provide insight on business trends, foreign investment, top end markets and plastics processing activity. The report also provides important data on exports, production, employment and value of plastics products manufactured.

Learn more

Plastics Caps & Closures Market Report

The annual recap of top trends and future outlook for the plastics caps & closures market features interviews with industry thought leaders and Bill Wood’s economic forecast of trends in growing end markets. You will also gain insight on trends in caps design, materials, machinery, molds & tooling and reviews of mergers & acquisitions.

Learn more

Upcoming Plastics News Events

January 14, 2015 - January 14, 2015Plastics in Automotive

February 4, 2015 - February 6, 2015Plastics News Executive Forum 2015

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

More Events