Investor Relations

HCP to Report First Quarter 2013 Financial Results and Host Conference Call/Webcast

LONG BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2013-- HCP (NYSE:HCP) will report its first quarter 2013 financial results onTuesday, April 30, 2013, before the open of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. HCP will also host a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time (12:00 p.m. Eastern Time) that same day in order to review its financial performance and operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013.

The dial-in number for the conference call is (877) 724-7556 (U.S.) or (706) 645-4695 (International). The conference ID number is 27390843. You may also access the conference call via webcast at www.hcpi.com under the Investor Relations tab. ThroughMay 14, 2013, an archive of the webcast will be available on our website and a telephonic replay can be accessed by calling (855) 859-2056 (U.S.) or (404) 537-3406 (International) and entering conference ID number 27390843.

About HCP

HCP, Inc. is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests primarily in real estate serving the healthcare industry in the United States. The Company's portfolio of assets is diversified among five distinct sectors: senior housing, post-acute/skilled nursing, life science, medical office and hospitals. A publicly traded company since 1985, HCP: (i) was the first healthcare REIT selected to the S&P 500 index; (ii) has increased its dividend per share for 28 consecutive years; and (iii) is the only REIT included in the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats index. For more information regarding HCP, visit the Company's website at www.hcpi.com.

Source: HCP, Inc.

HCP, Inc.
Timothy M. Schoen
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
(562) 733-5309