AFC Gamma Inc. (AFCG) shares plummeted 5.43% in after-hours on Monday, January 03, 2021, and closed the daily trading at $21.44. Even in the regular trading session, AFCG’s stock lost 0.40%. The stock volume remained 0.16 million shares. AFCG shares have moved up 0.62% in the past week. Over the past three months, the stock has gained 4.66%, while over the past six months, it has gained 4.76%.
Let’s see what are the latest news about the company?
AFCG public offering on common stock
On January 03, 2022, AFC Gamma, Inc. (AFCG), launched an underwritten public offering of 3,000,000 shares of its common stock. AFC Gamma intends to grant the underwriters of the Offering a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 450,000 shares of common stock.
The company will use net proceeds for fund loans related to unfunded commitments to its existing borrowers, to originate and participate in commercial loans to companies operating in the cannabis industry, and for working capital and other general corporate purposes.
AFCG business and financial update
On January 03, 2022, AFC Gamma, Inc. (AFCG), announced certain business updates relating to its quarter and year ended December 31, 2021.
Q4 2021 update
- AFC Gamma’s gross funding was $125.6 million and its net funding, taking into account loan repayments and amortization, was $120.6 million, for the quarter ended December 31, 2021.
- The company increased its credit rating from Egan-Jones, moving to a triple B plus (BBB+) investment-grade rating, during the quarter ended December 31, 2021.
- AFC Gamma also closed on a $100 million unsecured notes offering during the quarter with a fixed cash interest rate of 5.750%, due in 2027.
FY 2021 update
For the year ended December 31, 2021, AFC Gamma’s gross funding was $302.5 million, and its net funding, taking into account loan repayments and amortization was $275.5 million.
AFCG $150 million credit facility
On December 16, 2021, Acreage Holdings, Inc (AFCG) secured a $150 million credit facility with AFC Gamma, Inc and Viridescent Realty Trust, Inc. $100 million is available for immediate use and a further $50 million is available in the future periods under a committed accordion option. Net proceeds of the Credit Facility will be used to fund expansion initiatives, repay existing debt and provide additional working capital.
AFCG dividend declaration
On December 15, 2021, the board of directors of AFC Gamma, Inc. (AFCG) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.50 per outstanding share of common stock, for the quarter ending December 31, 2021, payable on January 14, 2022, to the common stockholders of record on December 31, 2021.
The public offering on common stock was the reason behind its poor performance on Monday. Its stock price can further go down in the coming trading sessions on Tuesday.