FINANCIAL NEWS, EARNINGS RELEASESPRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release
Date: May 27, 2005
Contact: Michael DeMarco, Chief Financial Officer
Peoples Educational Holdings, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering
Peoples Educational Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PEDH.OB) announced that its registration statement for the sale of 500,000 shares of Common Stock was declared effective today by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Common Stock was priced at $6.30 per share. All of the shares are being sold by the Company. The Company has granted the underwriter, Feltl and Company, an option to purchase up to an additional 75,000 shares to cover over-allotments, if any. The Company’s common stock is currently quoted on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol “PEDH.OB”, and will be quoted on the Nasdaq SmallCap Market under the symbol “PEDH” commencing June 1, 2005.
The offering is being underwritten by Feltl and Company. The Company intends to use the net proceeds to fund development of proprietary products, marketing and general corporate purposes.
A registration statement relating to these securities was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on May, 27, 2005. This press release 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 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 jurisdiction.
The common stock offering may be made only by means of a prospectus, copies of which may be obtained by contacting Feltl and Company at 225 South Sixth Street, Suite 4200, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402.
Peoples Educational Holdings, Inc. is a publisher and marketer of print and electronic supplementary educational materials for the K-12 school market.