American Tire Distributors Files for IPO

American Tire Distributors Holdings Inc., a Huntersville, N.C.-based replacement tire distributor, has filed for a $230 million IPO. It plans to trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol ATD, with BoA Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank Sercurities serving as co-lead underwriters.

The company reports around $1.65 billion in revenue for the nine months ending Oct. 3, 2009 — up slightly from the $1.5 billion in revenue from the similar period in 2008. 

Company shareholders include Investcorp, Berkshire Partners and Greenbrier Equity Partners.