|American Capital to Report 2004 Results on February 15|
Bethesda, MD - February 4, 2005 - American Capital Strategies Ltd. (Nasdaq:ACAS) announced today it will report fourth quarter 2004 earnings on Tuesday, February 15, 2005. American Capital invites shareholders, prospective shareholders and analysts to attend the American Capital Shareholder Call on Wednesday, February 16 at 11:00 am ET. The dial in number will be (888) 428-4473. International callers should dial (612) 332-0630. 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 Shareholder Relations Department at (301) 951-6122.
ABOUT AMERICAN CAPITAL
As of January 31, 2005, American Capital shareholders have enjoyed a total return of 335% since the Company's IPO - an annualized return of 22%, assuming reinvestment of dividends. American Capital has paid a total of $651 million in dividends and paid $16.03 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.
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