Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. Announces Release of 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial and Operating Results

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) ("Spirit" or the "Company"), a premier net lease real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in single-tenant, operationally essential real estate, today announced that it has released its financial and operating results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2015.

Spirit has posted its Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial and Operating Report and accompanying Earnings Press Release to the investor relations section of its website at www.spiritrealty.com/investors.

As previously announced, Thomas H. Nolan, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, along with Phillip D. Joseph, Jr., Chief Financial Officer and other members of the executive leadership team will host a conference call on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 11:00 am Eastern Time. Interested parties can listen to the call via the following:

INTERNET: Go to www.spiritrealty.com and select the investor relations section at least 15 minutes prior to the start time of the call in order to register, download and install any necessary audio software. The webcast will be accessible for 90 days.

PHONE: No access code required.
(888) 349-0136 (Domestic) / (412) 542-4152 (International) / (855) 669-9657 (Canada)

REPLAY: Available through March 10, 2016 with access code 10079886.
(877) 344-7529 (Domestic) / (412) 317-0088 (International) / (855) 669-9658 (Canada)

About Spirit Realty Capital

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) is a premier net-lease real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in and manages a portfolio primarily of single-tenant, operationally essential real estate assets throughout the United States. Single-tenant, operationally essential real estate generally refers to free-standing, commercial real estate facilities where our tenants conduct business activities that are essential to the generation of their sales and profits. Our properties are frequently acquired through strategic sale-leaseback transactions and are predominantly leased on a long-term, triple-net basis to high-quality tenants.

Founded in 2003, Spirit is an established net-lease REIT with a proven growth strategy and a seasoned management team focused on producing superior risk adjusted returns. As of December 31, 2015, the Company's undepreciated gross real estate investment portfolio was approximately $8.3 billion, representing investments in 2,629 properties, including 144 properties securing mortgage loans made by the Company. Our properties are leased to approximately 438 tenants who represent 28 diverse industries across 49 states.

More information about Spirit Realty Capital can be found on the investor relations section of the Company's website at www.spiritrealty.com.

Investor Contact: Mary Jensen Vice President, Investor Relations (480) 315-6604 mjensen@spiritrealty.com

Source:Spirit Realty Capital