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This is primarily in response to G's announcement that they will issue 14.2 million shares.
Looks to be an interesting day for Google.
"We have two classes of authorized common stock, Class A common stock and Class B common stock. The rights of the holders of Class A common stock and Class B common stock are identical, except with respect to voting and conversion. Each share of Class A common stock is entitled to one vote per share. Each share of Class B common stock is entitled to ten votes per share and is convertible at any time into one share of Class A common stock.
Our Class A common stock is quoted on The Nasdaq National Market under the symbol “GOOG.” The reported last sale price on August 17, 2005 was $285.10.
We were incorporated in California in September 1998. In August 2003, we reincorporated in Delaware. Our principal executive offices are located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, and our telephone number is (650) 253-4000. We maintain a number of web sites including www.google.com. The information on our web sites is not part of this prospectus.
Google ® , AdSense, AdWords, I’m Feeling Lucky, PageRank and Keyhole are registered trademarks in the U.S. and several other countries. Our unregistered trademarks include: Blogger, Orkut.com, Froogle, Gmail and Picasa. All other trademarks, trade names and service marks appearing in this prospectus are the property of their respective holders.
Class A common stock offered by Google
Class A common stock to be outstanding after this offering
Class B common stock to be outstanding after this offering
Total common stock to be outstanding after this offering
Use of proceeds
We intend to use the net proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes, including working capital and capital expenditures, and possible acquisitions of complementary businesses, technologies or other assets. See “Use of Proceeds” for additional information.
The number of shares of Class A and Class B common stock that will be outstanding after this offering is based on the number of shares outstanding at June 30, 2005, and excludes:
• 15,701,708 shares of Class A and Class B common stock issuable upon the exercise of options outstanding at June 30, 2005, at a weighted average exercise price of $13.15 per share.
• 348,722 shares of Class A common stock issuable upon the vesting of restricted stock units outstanding at June 30, 2005. The shares ultimately issued will be less than 348,722 shares as the shares are issued net of the employee’s applicable tax withholding obligation.
• 9,327,246 shares of common stock available for future issuance under our stock award plan at June 30, 2005.
Unless otherwise indicated, all information in this prospectus assumes that the underwriters do not exercise the over-allotment option to purchase 600,000 additional shares of Class A common stock in this offering".