Realty Income Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1812 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased O stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
24.02% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $49.51, the dividend yield is 4.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $49.51,
representing a -0.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.96 and a
32.63% increase over the 52 week low of $37.33.
O is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). O's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports O's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.04%, compared to an
industry average of 2.1%.
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The following ETF(s) have O as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Retail Index Fund (
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400 Index Fund (
- MidCap SPDR Trust Series I (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTL with an increase of
16.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of O at 4.37%.