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The following IPOs are expected to price this week:

AmREIT (NYSE:AMRE), a full service REIT that owns and operates neighborhood and community shopping centers, plans to raise $51 million by offering 3.4 million shares at a price range of $14.00 to $16.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, AmREIT would command a market value of $231 million. AmREIT, which was founded in 1993, booked $39 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Houston, TX-based company plans to list on the NYSE under the symbol AMRE. Jefferies & Co. (JEF) and Baird are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Avast Software (AVST), which provides the world's most widely used consumer security software, plans to raise $90 million by offering 9.0 million shares at a price range of $9.00 to $11.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Avast Software would command a market value of $846 million. Avast Software, which was founded in 1988, booked $91 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Amsterdam, Netherlands-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol AVST. UBS Investment Bank (NYSE:UBS), Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) Securities and Jefferies & Co. are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Chuy's Holdings (NASDAQ:CHUY), a Mexican restaurant chain with 36 locations in Texas and the Midwestern US, plans to raise $70 million by offering 5.8 million shares at a price range of $11.00 to $13.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Chuy's Holdings would command a market value of $188 million. Chuy's Holdings, which was founded in 1982, booked $139 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Austin, TX-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol CHUY. Jefferies & Co. and Baird are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Del Frisco's Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:DFRG), a high-end steakhouse operator with 32 restaurants in 18 states, plans to raise $105 million by offering 7.0 million shares at a price range of $14.00 to $16.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Del Frisco's Restaurant Group would command a market value of $335 million. Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, which was founded in 1982, booked $212 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Southlake, TX-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol DFRG. Deutsche Bank Securities, Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) and Wells Fargo Securities (NYSE:WFC) are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

E2open (NASDAQ:EOPN), which provides on-demand supply chain management software to large enterprises, plans to raise $75 million by offering 4.7 million shares at a price range of $15.00 to $17.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, E2open would command a market value of $437 million. E2open, which was founded in 2000, booked $64 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Foster City, CA-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol EOPN. is the lead bookrunner on the deal.

Hyperion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:HPTX), a focused on the treatment of urea cycle disorders and hepatic encephalopathy, plans to raise $50 million by offering 4.2 million shares at a price range of $11.00 to $13.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Hyperion Therapeutics would command a market value of $187 million. Hyperion Therapeutics, which was founded in 2006, booked $0 million in sales over the last 12 months. The South San Francisco, CA-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol HPTX. Leerink Swann and Cowen & Company (NASDAQ:COWN) are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC), a western retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements, plans to raise $100 million by offering 7.1 million shares at a price range of $13.00 to $15.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage would command a market value of $305 million. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, which was founded in 1955, booked $297 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Lakewood, CO-based company plans to list on the NYSE under the symbol NGVC. Suntrust Robinson Humphrey (NYSE:STI) and Piper Jaffray are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

Northern Tier Energy (NYSE:NTI), a independent oil refiner and retailer in the PADD II region of the US, plans to raise $325 million by offering 16.3 million shares at a price range of $19.00 to $21.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Northern Tier Energy would command a market value of $1.8 billion. Northern Tier Energy, which was founded in 2010, booked $4.3 billion in sales over the last 12 months. The Ridgefield, CT-based company plans to list on the NYSE under the symbol NTI. Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS), Barclays, BofA Merrill Lynch (NYSE:BAC) and Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) are the joint bookrunners on the deal.

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