Anthony Petrello Expansion Ideas of Nabors Industries Ltd
Nabors Industries will acquire a Tesco Corp in an all-stock transaction. Tesco Corp is Nasdaq listed company. Nabors Industries Ltd, a Bermuda based company, is a gas exploring company. Over the years the company is one of the most successful gas drilling companies in the world.
The deal is likely to close in the fourth quarter of 2017. The value of the Tesco common stock at $4.62 per share, it is in the reference of to the closing price of Nabors share on Aug. 11. The valuation is estimated at 15 percent premium over the closing value of Tesco shares and the Tesco’s enterprise values which were 30 percent. This assessment was based on its cash balance on June 30.
In this particular transaction, each of the extra shares of Tesco common stock will be exchanged for 0.68 common shares of Nabors. Once the deal is finalized, the Tesco shareholders will own about 10 percent of Nabors shares. According to filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, if the deal will not be closed by February 14, 2018, Tesco will have to pay Nabors $8 million.
Tesco is leading company in designing, manufacturing and it also offers technology-based services for the upstream energy industry. Nabors, on the other hand, operates the world’s largest land based drilling rig fleet and also provides offshore platforms rigs, directional drilling services and performance.
In this deal, it will enable marge of Nabors’ rig equipment subsidiary, Canrig and Tesco’s rig equipment manufacturing and service that the company offers for its customers. According to Nabors Tesco, tabular services business will be the beneficiary of Nabors Drilling Solutions operations.
According to the Nabors CEO Tony Petrello, the transaction will enable acceleration of the strategy that he presented at the company’s Analyst day. He continues to state that the firm completed the drilling rig that will serve as the delivery platform for future rig services. Tony has worked hard to ensure that his company is the most successful in its industry.
Before joining Nabors’ board of directors in 1991, he was working in the Baker & McKenzie law firm. In the law firm, he focused on corporate taxes. Despite being the leader and committed to the large company, Tony has been involved in some community-based activities. This has given him the opportunity to give back to his community, for instance, he has donated millions of dollars to charities each year.