The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Mon Oct 17, 2016
LINCOLNSHIRE, Illinois - Camping World Holdings, Inc. has announced the closing of its initial public offering of 11,363,636 shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of $22 per share. All of the shares of Class A common stock were offered by Camping World. The shares began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 7 under the ticker symbol "CWH."
Goldman, Sachs & Co. and J.P. Morgan served as joint lead book-running managers and as representatives of the underwriters for the offering. BofA Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse also acted as joint book-running managers for the offering. Baird, KeyBanc Capital Markets, Wells Fargo Securities and Stephens Inc. acted as co-managers for the offering.
A registration statement relating to these securities was declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Oct. 6.
The offering was made only by means of a prospectus. A copy of the final prospectus relating to this offering can be accessed through the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.