CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radius Health, Inc. ("Radius") announced today that it has priced its initial public offering of 6,500,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $8.00 per share. In addition, Radius has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 975,000 shares of common stock to cover over-allotments, if any. The common stock will begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Market on June 6, 2014 under the symbol "RDUS."
Jefferies LLC and Cowen and Company, LLC are acting as joint book-running managers and underwriters for the offering. Canaccord Genuity Inc. is serving as co-lead manager, and Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is serving as co-manager.
A registration statement (including the prospectus) relating to these shares of Radius's common stock has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and declared effective. The offering of these shares is being made only by means of a prospectus forming part of the effective registration statement relating to these shares. Copies of the prospectus, when available, may be obtained by contacting Jefferies LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10022, by telephone at (877) 547-6340 or by email at email@example.com, or Cowen and Company, LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Services, Attention: Prospectus Department, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, by telephone at (631) 274-2806 or by fax at (631) 254-7140.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of shares of Radius's common stock in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.