The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE: MTW) announced today that Manitowoc
shareholders, at a special meeting of shareholders held earlier today,
approved a 1-for-4 reverse stock split and reduction of the total number
of shares of common stock Manitowoc is authorized to issue from
300,000,000 shares to 75,000,000 shares.
Manitowoc common stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis when
markets open on November 20, 2017. Manitowoc common stock will continue
to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “MTW,” although
a new CUSIP number (563571 405) has been assigned to it as a result of
the reverse stock split.
No fractional shares will be issued in connection with the reverse stock
split. Shareholders otherwise entitled to receive fractional share(s) as
a result of the reverse stock split will receive cash payments in lieu
of such shares.
Additional information about the reverse stock split can be found in
Manitowoc’s definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A filed with the
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), available free of charge
at the SEC’s website, www.sec.gov,
or at Manitowoc’s website, www.manitowoc.com.
About The Manitowoc Company, Inc.
Founded in 1902, The Manitowoc Company, Inc. is a leading global
manufacturer of cranes and lifting solutions with manufacturing,
distribution, and service facilities in 20 countries. Manitowoc is
recognized as one of the premier innovators and providers of crawler
cranes, tower cranes, and mobile cranes for the heavy construction
industry, which are complemented by a slate of industry-leading
aftermarket product support services. In 2016, Manitowoc’s net sales
totaled $1.6 billion, with over half generated outside the United States.
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