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The 2014 IPO calendar has been busier than any year since 2000, as 156 companies have already held IPOs. And that trend will continue this week, as 14 companies are planning to go public.
The biggest IPO of the week will be Orion Engineered Carbons (NYSE: OEC), which is looking to raise more than $400 million.
But that's not the only major deal. Six other companies are all looking to raise at least $75 million when they hit the market this week.
Here are this week's 14 IPOs and the financials behind each deal…
IPO Calendar 2014: This Week's 14 IPOs
Orion Engineered Carbons (NYSE: OEC) produces carbon black, which is a chemical additive used in the production of industrial rubber. OEC will be holding the largest IPO of the week and plans to raise $405 million by selling 18 million shares at a $21 to $24 range. Following the initial public offering, OEC is expected to have a market value of approximately $1.3 billion. In the last year, OEC reported revenue of $1.8 billion. OEC plans to make its public debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, July 25.
Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE: WMS) is the world's largest producer of the high-density plastic pipe that's used in construction. WMS is planning to raise $261 million in its IPO by selling 14.5 million shares at a range of $17 to $19 per share. In the last year, WMS reported revenue of $1.1 billion, and the company is expected to have a valuation of $1.3 billion. WMS will begin trading on the NYSE on Friday, July 25.
Townsquare Media (NYSE: TSQ) plans to raise $125 million by offering 8.3 million shares at a $14 to $16 range. TSQ operates 312 radio stations in small and mid-sized markets, and in the last year it reported revenue of $294 million. Following the IPO, TSQ is expected to have a valuation of $394 million. TSQ will be making its public debut on Thursday, July 24.
While those are the biggest deals this week, 11 additional stocks are also hitting the market…