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United Rentals and Neff Corporation Announce Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period


United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) ("United Rentals" or "the company") and
Neff Corporation (NYSE:NEFF), operating as Neff Rental ("Neff"), today
announced that on September 21, 2017, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission
granted early termination of the waiting period under the
Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (the "HSR Act")
with respect to the pending acquisition of Neff by United Rentals.

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The termination of the waiting period under the HSR Act satisfies one of
the conditions to the closing of the pending acquisition, which remains
subject to other customary closing conditions. The company has
reaffirmed its expectation that the transaction will close in early

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the
world. The company has an integrated network of 960 rental locations in
49 states and every Canadian province. The company's approximately
13,700 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities,
municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers approximately
3,300 classes of equipment for rent with a total original cost of $10.3
billion. United Rentals is a member of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index,
the Barron's 400 Index and the Russell 3000 Index® and is headquartered
in Stamford, Conn. Additional information about United Rentals is
available at

About Neff Corporation

Neff is a leading regional equipment rental company in the United
States, focused on the fast growing Sunbelt States. Based in Miami, FL,
the company offers a broad array of equipment rental solutions for its
more than 15,000 customers, focusing on key end user markets including
infrastructure, non-residential construction, energy and municipal and
residential construction. Neff has 69 branches, approximately 1,160
employees and a broad fleet of equipment, including earthmoving,
material handling, aerial and other rental equipment to meet specific
customer needs.

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the
meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as
amended, and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, known
as the PSLRA. Forward-looking statements involve significant risks and
uncertainties that may cause results to differ materially from those set
forth in the statements. These statements are based on current plans,
estimates and projections, and, therefore, you should not place undue
reliance on them. No forward-looking statement, including the updated
financial outlook set forth above and any such statement concerning the
completion and anticipated benefits of the proposed transaction, can be
guaranteed, and actual results may differ materially from those
projected. United Rentals undertakes no obligation to publicly update
any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information,
future events or otherwise. Forward-looking statements are not
historical facts, but rather are based on current expectations,
estimates, assumptions and projections about the business and future
financial results of the equipment rental industries, and other legal,
regulatory and economic developments. We use words such as
"anticipates," "believes," "plans," "expects," "projects," "future,"
"intends," "may," "will," "should," "could," "estimates," "predicts,"
"potential," "continue," "guidance," "2017E" (to denote 2017 expected)
and similar expressions to identify these forward-looking statements
that are intended to be covered by the safe harbor provisions of the
PSLRA. Actual results could differ materially from the results
contemplated by these forward-looking statements due to a number of
factors, including, but not limited to, those described in the SEC
reports filed by United Rentals and Neff, as well as the possibility
that (1) the length of time necessary to consummate the proposed
transaction may be longer than anticipated; (2) problems may arise in
successfully integrating the businesses of United Rentals and Neff,
including, without limitation, problems associated with the potential
loss of any key employees of Neff; (3) the proposed transaction may
involve unexpected costs, including, without limitation, the exposure to
any unrecorded liabilities or unidentified issues that we fail to
discover during the due diligence investigation of Neff which will not
be subject to indemnification or reimbursement by Neff, as well as
potential unfavorable accounting treatment and unexpected increases in
taxes; (4) our businesses may suffer as a result of uncertainty
surrounding the proposed transaction, any adverse effects on our ability
to maintain relationships with customers, employees and suppliers, or
the inherent risk associated with entering a geographic area or
business; and (5) the industry may be subject to future risks that are
described in the "Risk Factors" section of the Annual Reports on Form
10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and other documents filed from time
to time with the SEC by United Rentals and Neff. United Rentals and Neff
give no assurance that they will achieve their expectations and do not
assume any responsibility for the accuracy and completeness of the
forward-looking statements.

The foregoing list of factors is not exhaustive. You should carefully
consider the foregoing factors and the other risks and uncertainties
that affect the businesses of United Rentals and Neff described in the
"Risk Factors" section of their respective Annual Reports on Form 10-K,
Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and other documents filed from time to
time with the SEC. All forward-looking statements included in this
document are based upon information available to United Rentals and
Neff, as applicable, on the date hereof; and United Rentals and Neff
assume no obligations to update or revise any such forward-looking

Additional Information and Where to Find It

In connection with the proposed acquisition, Neff prepared and
distributed to its stockholders a definitive information statement
containing the information with respect to the proposed merger specified
in Schedule 14C promulgated under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
as amended (the "Exchange Act"), and describing the proposed merger.
Neff's stockholders are urged to carefully read the information
statement regarding the proposed merger and any other relevant documents
in their entirety because they will contain important information about
the proposed acquisition. You may obtain copies of all documents filed
with the SEC regarding the proposed merger, free of charge, at the SEC's
or on the Investor Relations section of Neff's website (,
or by directing a request to Neff by mail or telephone as set forth

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