Target: ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc
Valuation: $2.25 billion
Sponsor: Clayton, Dubilier & Rice
Financial Advisers: JPMorgan, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs & Co, Morgan Stanley
The company’s IPO raised about $610.3 million after its offering was priced at $17, slightly below its expected price range of $18-$21 per share. ServiceMaster, controlled by private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, sold 35.9 million shares in the offering.
Shares opened at $17.45 and touched a high of $17.62.
ServiceMaster’s other brands include ServiceMaster Clean, Merry Maids cleaning service and Furniture Medic, among others.
JPMorgan, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs & Co and Morgan Stanley are among the underwriters for the offering.
Avik Das is a correspondent for Reuters in Bangalore.