SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): September 12, 2023
AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
116 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 par value|| AMT||New York Stock Exchange|
|1.375% Senior Notes due 2025||AMT 25A||New York Stock Exchange|
|1.950% Senior Notes due 2026||AMT 26B||New York Stock Exchange|
|0.450% Senior Notes due 2027||AMT 27C||New York Stock Exchange|
|0.400% Senior Notes due 2027||AMT 27D||New York Stock Exchange|
|4.125% Senior Notes due 2027||AMT 27F||New York Stock Exchange|
|0.500% Senior Notes due 2028||AMT 28A||New York Stock Exchange|
|0.875% Senior Notes due 2029||AMT 29B||New York Stock Exchange|
|0.950% Senior Notes due 2030||AMT 30C||New York Stock Exchange|
|4.625% Senior Notes due 2031||AMT 31B||New York Stock Exchange|
|1.000% Senior Notes due 2032||AMT 32||New York Stock Exchange|
|1.250% Senior Notes due 2033||AMT 33||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On September 12, 2023, American Tower Corporation issued a press release (the “Press Release”) announcing that it had priced its registered public offering of senior unsecured notes due 2028 (the “2028 notes”) in an aggregate principal amount of $750.0 million and senior unsecured notes due 2033 (the “2033 notes”) in an aggregate principal amount of $750.0 million.
The 2028 notes will have an interest rate of 5.800% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 99.828% of their face value. The 2033 notes will have an interest rate of 5.900% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 99.649% of their face value.
A copy of the Press Release is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION|
|Date:||September 12, 2023||By:||/s/ Rodney M. Smith|
|Rodney M. Smith|
|Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|
Contact: Adam Smith
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Telephone: (617) 375-7500
AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION PRICES SENIOR NOTES OFFERING
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS - September 12, 2023 - American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) today announced the pricing of its registered public offering of senior unsecured notes due 2028 and 2033 in aggregate principal amounts of $750.0 million and $750.0 million, respectively. The 2028 notes will have an interest rate of 5.800% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 99.828% of their face value. The 2033 notes will have an interest rate of 5.900% per annum and are being issued at a price equal to 99.649% of their face value.
The net proceeds of the offering are expected to be approximately $1,482.8 million, after deducting underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses. American Tower intends to use the net proceeds to repay existing indebtedness under its $6.0 billion senior unsecured multicurrency revolving credit facility.
Barclays, Mizuho, RBC Capital Markets, SOCIETE GENERALE and TD Securities are acting as Joint Book-Running Managers for the offering.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. The offering was made only by means of a prospectus and related prospectus supplement, which may be obtained by visiting the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at www.sec.gov. Alternatively, you may request these documents by calling Barclays Capital Inc. at 1-888-603-5847, Mizuho Securities USA LLC at 1-866-271-7403, RBC Capital Markets, LLC at 1-866-375-6829, SG Americas Securities, LLC at 1-855-881-2108 or TD Securities (USA) LLC at 1-855-495-9846.
About American Tower
American Tower, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of nearly 226,000 communications sites and a highly interconnected footprint of U.S. data center facilities. For more information about American Tower, please visit the “Earnings Materials” and “Investor Presentations” sections of our investor relations website at www.americantower.com.
Cautionary Language Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains “forward-looking statements” concerning the Company’s goals, beliefs, expectations, strategies, objectives, plans, future operating results and underlying assumptions and other statements that are not necessarily based on historical facts. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated in the Company’s forward-looking statements as a
result of various factors, including those factors set forth in Item 1A of its Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2022, K, as updated in its Form 10-Q for the six months ended June 30, 2023, under the caption “Risk Factors.” The Company undertakes no obligation to update the information contained in this press release to reflect subsequently occurring events or circumstances.