(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS - December 21, 2017 - Andeavor (NYSE: ANDV) announced today that it completed a public offering of $500,000,000 of 3.800% Senior Notes due 2028 (the "2028 Notes") and $500,000,000 of 4.500% Senior Notes due 2048 (the "2048 Notes" and, together with the 2028 Notes, the "Notes").
"We are very pleased with the results of Andeavor's inaugural investment grade debt offering," said Steven Sterin, Executive Vice President and CFO. "This refinancing is another example of the continued execution of our stated financial strategy, which lowers our cost of capital, extends debt maturities and creates additional value for our investors."
The 2028 Notes were issued at a price of 99.853% of the face amount of the 2028 Notes and the 2048 Notes were issued at a price of 98.574% of the face amount of the 2048 Notes. The Notes will accrue interest from December 21, 2017.
Andeavor intends to use the net proceeds from the offering of Notes to repay borrowings under its revolving credit facility, pay the fees and expenses associated with the foregoing and for general corporate purposes.
Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Mizuho Securities USA LLC, MUFG Securities Americas Inc., ABN AMRO Securities (USA) LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, PNC Capital Markets LLC and RBC Capital Markets, LLC acted as joint book-running managers.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any of these securities, and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
Andeavor is a premier, highly integrated marketing, logistics and refining company. Andeavor's retail-marketing system includes more than 3,200 stores marketed under multiple well-known fuel brands, including ARCO®, SUPERAMERICA®, Shell®, Exxon®, Mobil®, Tesoro®, USA Gasoline(TM) and Giant®. It also has ownership in Andeavor Logistics LP (NYSE: ANDX) and its non-economic general partner. Andeavor operates 10 refineries with a combined capacity of approximately 1.2 million barrels per day in the mid-continent and western United States.
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