American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCP) (“ARCP” or the “Company”) announced today it plans to issue its first quarter financial results on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 and host its first quarter conference call on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Nicholas S. Schorsch, chief executive officer and Brian S. Block, chief financial officer, will conduct the call. Live Conference Call and Webcast Details*Domestic Dial-In Number: 1-877-317-6789International Dial-In Number: 1-412-317-6789Canada Dial-In Number: 1-866-605-3852Webcast: http://www.americanrealtycapitalproperties.com/Q12012earningscall*Participants should dial in 10-15 minutes early. Replay Conference Call DetailsDomestic Dial-In Number: 1-877-344-7529International Dial-In Number: 1-412-317-0088Conference ID: 10013802Dates Available: May 9, 2012 (one hour after the end of the conference call) to May 17, 2012 at 9:00 AM ET Important Notice American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. is a publicly-traded Maryland corporation, listed on The NASDAQ Capital Market, which intends to qualify as a real estate investment trust focused on owning and acquiring single tenant freestanding commercial properties subject to net leases with high credit quality tenants. The statements in this press release that are not historical facts may be forward-looking statements. These forward looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause the outcome to be materially different.