Beacon Roofing Supply Inc (BECN.OQ)
* Beacon Roofing Supply reports fourth quarter and fiscal year 2017 results
* Beacon Roofing Supply announces pricing of senior notes offering in connection with its acquisition of Allied Building Products Corp
There are 600,000 homes in Texas and Florida alone that need re-roofed or repaired and results over the next month will give some sign of how much the resulting squeeze on building materials will benefit suppliers over the next year.
* Shares in building materials firms have surged since hurricanes
BRIEF-BEACON ROOFING ANNOUNCES EXPIRATION OF HART-SCOTT-RODINO WAITING PERIOD FOR ALLIED BUILDING PRODUCTS ACQUISITION
* BEACON ROOFING SUPPLY ANNOUNCES THE EXPIRATION OF THE HART-SCOTT-RODINO WAITING PERIOD FOR ITS ACQUISITION OF ALLIED BUILDING PRODUCTS
* Beacon Roofing Supply Inc prices public offering of common stock
* Beacon Roofing Supply Inc announces public offering of common stock
DUBLIN Irish building materials firm CRH has sold its U.S. distribution business to Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. for $2.63 billion in cash and will use the proceeds to continue an acquisition spree elsewhere, it said on Thursday.
* Acquisition opens new markets for Beacon Roofing Supply (Adds details, share price, analyst quote)
DUBLIN, Aug 24 CRH has sold its U.S. distribution business to Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. for $2.63 billion in cash and will use the proceeds for acquisitions elsewhere, the Irish building materials group said on Thursday.