Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Topic: Real Estate Investment Trusts & National Retail Properties Inc.
Speaker: Chris Barry, Vice President of Corporate Communications, National Retail Properties Inc.
National Retail Properties (NYSE: NNN) is an Orlando-based real estate investment trust (REIT) that has more than $3.6 billion in assets and owns approximately 1,500 freestanding retail properties spread throughout 47 states. It is one of 104 of more than 10,000 publicly traded companies in America to have increased its annual dividend for 23 or more consecutive years. NNN has a 15-year average annual total return to shareholders of 12.5%. Joining Chris Barry will be Kevin Habicht, the chief financial officer for National Retail Properties.