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5 US IPOs planned for the week of Jul 16

By: Renaissance Capital
Posted: 7/16/2012 8:00:00 AM
Referenced Stocks: DRTX;FIVE;FNDR;KYAK;PANW

The following IPOs are expected to price this week :

Durata Therapeutics ( DRTX ), which is developing Phase 3 antibiotic candidate for acute skin infections, plans to raise $75 million by offering 6.3 million shares at a price range of $11.00 to $13.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Durata Therapeutics would command a market value of $210 million. Durata Therapeutics was founded in 2009. The Morristown, NJ-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol DRTX. BofA Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Fender Musical Instruments ( FNDR ), an iconic guitar brand used by beginners, professionals and an array of top artists, plans to raise $150 million by offering 10.7 million shares at a price range of $13.00 to $15.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Fender Musical Instruments would command a market value of $399 million. Fender Musical Instruments, which was founded in 1946, booked $704 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Scottsdale, AZ-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol FNDR. J.P. Morgan and William Blair are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Five Below ( FIVE ), a pre-teen to teen-focused retailer that offers all of its products at $5 or below, plans to raise $125 million by offering 9.6 million shares at a price range of $12.00 to $14.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Five Below would command a market value of $708 million. Five Below, which was founded in 2002, booked $322 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Philadelphia, PA-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol FIVE. Goldman Sachs, Barclays and Jefferies & Co. are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

KAYAK Software ( KYAK ), which operates a website that lets consumers compare flight, hotel and travel info, plans to raise $82 million by offering 3.5 million shares at a price range of $22.00 to $25.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, KAYAK Software would command a market value of $1.0 billion. KAYAK Software, which was founded in 2004, booked $245 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Norwalk, CT-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol KYAK. Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank Securities are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Palo Alto Networks ( PANW ), which provides firewall products to 7,750 enterprise customers, plans to raise $220 million by offering 6.2 million shares at a price range of $34.00 to $37.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Palo Alto Networks would command a market value of $2.8 billion. Palo Alto Networks, which was founded in 2005, booked $220 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Santa Clara, CA-based company plans to list on the NYSE under the symbol PANW. Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Citi are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Renaissance Capital will have Pre-IPO Research available on each of these upcoming IPOs prior to its pricing.