At Home Corporation Files for Initial Public Offering
Mountain View, CA -- May 19, 1997 -- At Home Corporation announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering of Series A Common Stock. All shares will be offered by the company.
The company is a leading provider of Internet services over the cable television infrastructure to consumers and businesses. The company's primary service offering, the @Home service, allows subscribers to connect their personal computers via cable modems to a new high-speed "parallel Internet" developed and managed by the company. The company intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, including working capital and capital expenditures.
The managing underwriters of the offering are Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated and Merrill Lynch & Co., which will jointly organize the activities of the managers, and Alex Brown & Sons Incorporated and Hambrecht & Quist LLC. Prospectuses are not currently available. When available, prospectuses may be obtained from Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, 1585 Broadway, New York, NY 10036; Merrill Lynch, Pierce Fenner & Smith Incorporated, 250 Vesey Street, New York, New York 10281, Attn: Preliminary Prospectus Department; Alex Brown & Sons Incorporated, One South Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202; and Hambrecht & Quist LLC, One Bush Street, San Francisco, California 94104.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. 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 these securities in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state.
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