Callaway Golf Company Announces Redemption of Convertible Preferred Stock

  Callaway Golf Company Announces Redemption of Convertible Preferred Stock

PR Newswire

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 28, 2013

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:
ELY) (the "Company") today announced that the Company intends to redeem all
outstanding shares of its 7.50% Series B Cumulative Perpetual Convertible
Preferred Stock, par value $0.01 per share (the "Preferred Stock"), pursuant
to the terms of the Amended and Restated Certificate of Designations governing
the Preferred Stock. The anticipated redemption date is November 13, 2013.

"Retiring our preferred stock has been a priority for us and at this point
only 183,796 shares remain outstanding," commented Brad Holiday, Senior
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. "Fortunately, our
turnaround is proceeding well and we are now in a good position to retire the

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of
an offer to buy, any securities, and shall not constitute an offer,
solicitation or sale in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer,
solicitation or sale would be unlawful. 

Forward-Looking Statements: This press release contains forward-looking
statements as defined under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995. These statements include statements regarding the Company's intention
to redeem the Preferred Stock. These statements are based upon current
information and expectations and involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties, assumptions and other factors, many of which are out of the
Company's control and difficult to forecast, including changes in capital
market conditions or economic conditions, compliance with the covenants under
the Company's line of credit facility, or administrative difficulties in
effecting the redemption of the Preferred Stock, any of which may cause actual
results to differ materially from those that may be described or implied.
Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking
statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. The Company undertakes no
obligation to publish revised forward-looking statements to reflect events or
circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of
unanticipated events.

About Callaway Golf

Through an unwavering commitment to innovation, Callaway Golf Company
(NYSE:ELY) creates products designed to make every golfer a better golfer.
Callaway Golf Company manufactures and sells golf clubs and golf balls, and
sells golf accessories under the Callaway Golf® and Odyssey® brands worldwide.
For more information please visit or

Contacts: Brad Holiday
          Patrick Burke
          (760) 931-1771


SOURCE Callaway Golf

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