Academy Sports + Outdoors

General Information

Academy Sports + Outdoors is one of the leading full-line sporting goods and outdoor recreation retailers in the United States. We estimate that we served 30 million unique customers and completed approximately 80 million transactions in 2019 across our seamless omnichannel platform and highly productive stores, resulting in net sales of $4.8 billion and making us the largest value-oriented sporting goods and outdoor recreation retailer in the country. We have continually increased our market share by expanding our leadership in fast-growing merchandise categories and offering a broad, value-oriented assortment with deep and localized customer connections.


Originally founded in 1938 as a family business in Texas, we have grown to 259 stores across 16 contiguous states, primarily in the southern United States.

*Note: Affiliates of KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) own in excess of 10 percent of our issued and outstanding common stock.



Industry: Retail
Employees: 17000
Founded: 1938
Contact Information
Address 1800 North Mason Road Katy, Texas 77449
Phone Number (281) 646-5200
Web Address
View Prospectus: Academy Sports + Outdoors
Financial Information
Market Cap $1409.6mil
Revenues $4829.9 mil (last 12 months)
Net Income $120.0 mil (last 12 months)
IPO Profile
Symbol ASO
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares (millions): 15.6
Price range $13.00 - $13.00
Est. $ Volume $203.1 mil
Manager / Joint Managers Credit Suisse/ JPMorgan/ KKR/ BofA Securities/ Evercore ISI/ Guggenheim Securities/ UBS Investment Bank/ Wells Fargo Securities
CO-Managers Stephens, Inc./ Capital One Securities/ Loop Capital Markets/ CastleOak Securities, L.P./ Blaylock Van, LLC/ Cabrera Capital Markets/ Ramirez & Co., Inc./R. Seelaus & Co., LLC
Expected To Trade: 10/2/2020
Status: Priced
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