Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Year In Review: 2016 Thoughts From Chris Volk, CEO of STORE Capital

“Foundational distinction.  This is the theme that we have drawn on this year as we have redesigned our quarterly investor presentations and as I have drafted my annual letter reviewing our performance results for 2016,” Chris Volk, CEO of STORE Capital.  See for yourself what other thoughts Chris has to share and more on what sets STORE Capital apart by viewing our 2016 STORE Capital CEO video.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

How to Forecast Tenants’ Credit Risk for the Decade Ahead

Investment risk does not center on how likely a tenant is to default within 12 to 18 months, which is the general timeframe of a corporate credit rating.  The concern is how likely the lease contract is to perform over its entire life, which may be 10 years or longer.  STORE Capital CEO Chris Volk discusses how such an evaluation must look at the cumulative multi-year default risk, as well as the credit migration risk, in Risky Business.

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

How Do Tenants’ Credit Ratings Affect long term lease economics?

The vast majority of companies that rely on real estate to run their operations generally lean towards leasing, rather than owning, their real estate.  There are many reasons, but the cost of capital and corporate flexibility are high on the list.  Discover how a variety of variables, not just a tenant’s credit rating, affect leasing from Chris Volk, CEO of STORE Capital in Tenant Creditworthiness.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Chris Volk Voted As One Of CRE’s Best Bosses 2016

Chris Volk, president and CEO of STORE Capital, was recently ranked as CRE’s “Most Bankable” Best Bosses of 2016.  Part of this nomination is credited thanks to his success of not only leading three publicly held companies, but having his leadership team join him throughout these endeavors.  “True leaders are defined not only by how they perform, but even more so by the way their people view them,” according to Real Estate Forum.  Read the full article to discover more details on Volk’s experience and triumphs throughout his career.
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Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

What’s In STORE For The Future

STORE’s success was recently highlighted by REIT Magazine in a piece that discusses the company’s strategies for mitigating risk through a diversified portfolio, its openness with investors, and its reliable team that has been together for years. Read more about STORE’s achievements and what the future may hold.
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Friday, April 22nd, 2016

The Advantages Of Investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts

Chris Volk, CEO and president of STORE Capital, recently sat down with Carol Massar and Cory Johnson with from the Bloomberg Advantage.  Hear what Volk has to say about the advantages of investing in or working with a real estate investment trust (REIT) and STORE’s performance.

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Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Chris Volk Sits Down With Bloomberg Radio

From the reality of investing in real estate to STORE’s performance on the REIT index, Chris Volk, CEO and president of STORE Capital, recently sat down with Carol Massar and Cory Johnson from The Bloomberg Advantage. Listen to their discussion and learn more about STORE and the sale-leaseback industry.

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