This excerpt taken from the AYR 8-K filed Sep 26, 2007.
On February 13, 2007, the Company completed a follow-on public offering of 15,525,000 common shares at a price of $33.00 per share, raising $512,325 before offering costs. Net proceeds of the offering, after our payment of $17,931 in underwriting discounts and commissions and $1,550 in offering expenses, were $492,844. $473,074 of the net proceeds was used to repay borrowings under Amended Credit Facility No. 2 and the Revolving Credit Facility as of January 31, 2007. The remainder of the net proceeds were used for other general corporate purposes.
On March 14, 2007, the Board declared a first quarter dividend of $0.50 per Common Share, or an aggregate of $33,634 payable on April 13, 2007 to the shareholders of record as of March 30, 2007.