(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK/BOGOTA, January 21 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the credit ratings for National Retail Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NNN) as follows: –Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘BBB+’; –$650 million unsecured revolving credit facility at ‘BBB+’; –$1.7 billion senior unsecured notes at ‘BBB+’; –$575 million preferred stock at ‘BBB-‘. The Rating Outlook is Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The affirmation of NNN’s IDR at ‘BBB+’ reflects the

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