28 Jul '12, 12pm

A123 Systems, An Object Lesson In Toxic Financing: Filed under: Energy News

July has been a ghastly month for stockholders of A123 Systems (AONE ) who've watched in horror as the stock price collapsed from $1.30 on July 5th to $0.49 at Friday's close. While there was unfavorable news of a director resignation yesterday, all the other news over the last month has been positive, at least at first blush. In my view the market activity was both predictable and directly attributable to recent toxic financing transactions that will have A123 printing stock faster than Ben Bernanke is printing dollars for the foreseeable future. I'd love to be able to tell A123 stockholders their pain is over, but it's not. Toxic note and warrant financing On May 11th, A123 announced that it had closed a $50 million offering of convertible notes and warrants. The principal was payable in 26 semi-monthly installments commencing on July 1, 2012 and could, at the company's ...

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