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It could be a volatile week for Red Hat.

First, there is the follow-on offering of 4 million shares (2.75M to be offered by the company and 1.25M by selling shareholders), but also February 7 marks the lockup expiration on approx 117 million more shares.

So that makes over 121 million shares becoming eligible for sale this week.

Ben Holmes, founder of, writes about this and other secondary offerings in a free-access* article on TSC today.

*at least the article is labeled as free content, so this link should work.

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