20 May '12, 1pm

PFB Corp Integrates Upstream, Just in Time for Green Housing Market Upturn: Filed under: Energy News

On May 9, green building firm PFB Corporation (TSX:PFB , OTC:PFBOF) announced that it had signed a letter of intent with NOVA Chemicals for PFB to acquire NOVA’s Performance Styrenics business. The all share deal will give NOVA an equity stake in PFB as well as two seats on PFB’s board. PFB’s Plasti-Fab subsidiary currently sells Expanded Polystyrene products (EPS) such as Insulated Concrete Forms and Structural Insulated Panels into the North American green building market, and as a result is a customer for the Performance Styrenics division’s EPS resins. Over the last few years, volatile materials costs have been a large source of uncertainly in PFB’s earnings, so the acquisition should lead to more predictable earnings at the company. While the size of the equity stake has not been announced, I expect it will be significant given that two board seats come along with the...

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