When asked about his experience taking two downstream petroleum companies public, Sam Susser simply said it was “fun” and "I loved being public." The industry pioneer launched successful IPOs in 2006 and 2012.
An extended bull market and strong financial performance of many large convenience store chains have some observers believing the fun is about to begin again.
Read more about IPOs in this free download, including:
- A look at why recent industry IPO attempts have failed
- Importance of store size & timing when looking to go public
- Overview of downstream IPOs from 1971 to 2018
- Q&A with Roger Woodman, managing director of investment banking with Raymond James about prospects for more industry IPOs