SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): July 19, 2017
Gladstone Commercial Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
1521 Westbranch Drive, Suite 100, McLean, Virginia 22102
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
Gladstone Commercial Corporation (the Company) announced today that it plans to sell shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The number of shares, public offering price and other terms of the offering are to be determined by negotiations between the Company and the underwriters. In addition, the Company plans to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of common stock.
A copy of the press release announcing the public offering is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission, the information set forth in this Item 7.01 and in the attached exhibit is deemed to be furnished and shall not be deemed to be filed.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release dated July 19, 2017|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Gladstone Commercial Corporation|
July 19, 2017
/s/ Michael Sodo
|Chief Financial Officer|
INDEX TO EXHIBITS
|99.1||Press release dated July 19, 2017.|
Gladstone Commercial Corporation Announces Common Stock Offering
MCLEAN, VA, July 19, 2017 Gladstone Commercial Corporation (NASDAQ: GOOD) (the Company) today announced that it plans to sell shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The Company also plans to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of common stock. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, D.A. Davidson & Co., Nomura Securities International, Inc., and Wunderlich Securities, Inc. are serving as the joint book-running managers for the offering.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to fund pending and future property acquisitions, prepay existing indebtedness and for other general corporate purposes.
The offering is being conducted as a public offering under the Companys effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (File No. 333-208953). To obtain a copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus and the final prospectus supplement (when available) for this offering, please contact Janney Montgomery Scott LLC at 60 State Street, Boston, MA 02109, Attention: Equity Capital Markets Group, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This communication 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 or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other jurisdiction.
About Gladstone Commercial Corporation: Gladstone Commercial is a real estate investment trust focused on acquiring, owning and operating net leased industrial and office properties across the United States. As of March 31, 2017, Gladstone Commercials real estate portfolio consisted of 95 properties located in 24 states, totaling approximately 10.9 million square feet.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements, such as the anticipated use of proceeds, which are based upon the Companys current expectations and are inherently uncertain, including forward-looking statements with respect to this offering. Any such statements other than statements of historical fact are likely to be affected by other unknowable future events and conditions, including elements of the future that are or are not under the Companys control, and that the Company may or may not have considered; accordingly, such statements cannot be guarantees or assurances of any aspect of future performance. Actual performance and results could vary materially from these estimates and projections of the future. Such statements speak only as of the time when made and are based on information available to the Company as of the date hereof and are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement. The Company assumes no obligation to revise or update any such statement now or in the future. For further discussion of the factors that could affect outcomes, please refer to the Risk Factors section of the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus filed by the Company with the SEC, and the documents incorporated therein by reference, and in the Companys annual and periodic reports and other documents filed with the SEC, copies of which are available on the SECs website, www.sec.gov .
SOURCE: Gladstone Commercial Corporation
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