Printer Friendly

AMERICA ONLINE FILES REGISTRATION STATEMENT FOR OFFERING OF 1 MILLION SHARES OF COMMON STOCK

 VIENNA, Va., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- America Online, Inc. (NASDAQ-NMS: AMER), announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a stock offering of 1 million shares of common stock. The shares offered are being sold by the company. The company has granted the underwriters an option to buy an additional 150,000 shares to cover over-allotments, if any.
 America Online is a leading provider of online services in the United States. The company offers subscribers a wide variety of services, including electronic mail, conferencing, software, computing support, electronic magazines and newspapers and online classes. The company's proprietary software, emphasizing ease of use and visually appealing graphics, provides the company's more than 450,000 subscribers with access to America Online services from a broad range of personal computers and certain other emerging types of personal electronic devices. Its initial public offering was completed in March 1992. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market System (symbol: AMER).
 Copies of the prospectus, subject to completion, relating to these securities may be obtained by contacting Ellen M. Kirsh, vice president, general counsel and secretary, America Online, Inc., 8619 Westwood Center Drive, Vienna, VA 22182.
 A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Security and Exchange Commission, but has not yet 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 announcement 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.
 -0- 11/16/93
 /CONTACT: Lennert Leader, chief financial officer, of America Online, 703-448-8700/
 (AMER)


CO: America Online, Inc. ST: Virginia IN: CPR SU: OFR

MH-DS -- DC034 -- 5199 11/16/93 15:24 EST
COPYRIGHT 1993 PR Newswire Association LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1993 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:PR Newswire
Date:Nov 16, 1993
Words:329
Previous Article:CAROLINA FIRST DECLARES CASH AND STOCK DIVIDENDS
Next Article:AIM 85 REPORTS THIRD QUARTER EARNINGS OF 42 CENTS PER INVESTMENT UNIT
Topics:

Terms of use | Copyright © 2016 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters