|American Capital to Report Q4 2005 Results on February 14|
Bethesda, MD - January 24, 2006 - American Capital Strategies Ltd. (Nasdaq:ACAS) announced today it will report fourth quarter 2005 earnings on Tuesday, February 14, 2006. American Capital invites shareholders, prospective shareholders and analysts to attend the American Capital Shareholder Call on Wednesday, February 15 at 11:00 am ET. The dial in number will be (888) 428-4480. International callers should dial +1 (612) 288-0318. Please advise the operator you are dialing in for the American Capital Shareholder Call.
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For further information or questions, please do not hesitate to call our Investor Relations Department at (301) 951-6122.
ABOUT AMERICAN CAPITAL
As of December 31, 2005, American Capital shareholders have enjoyed a total return of 412% since the Company's IPO - an annualized return of 22%, assuming reinvestment of dividends. American Capital has paid a total of $868 million in dividends and paid $19.11 dividends per share since its August 1997 IPO at $15 per share.
Companies interested in learning more about American Capital's flexible financing should contact Mark Opel, Senior Vice President, Business Development, at (800) 248-9340, or visit our website.
Performance data quoted above represents past performance of American Capital. Past performance does not guarantee future results and the investment return and principal value of an investment in American Capital will likely fluctuate. Consequently, an investor's shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Additionally, American Capital's current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted above.
This press release contains forward-looking statements. The statements regarding expected results of American Capital Strategies are subject to various factors and uncertainties, including the uncertainties associated with the timing of transaction closings, changes in interest rates, availability of transactions, changes in regional, national or international economic conditions, or changes in the conditions of the industries in which American Capital has made investments.
SOURCE: American Capital Ltd.www.americancapital.com