Realty Income Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1821667 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased O stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the
current stock price of $38.13, the dividend yield is 5.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $38.13,
representing a -31.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.48 and
a 4.24% increase over the 52 week low of $36.58.
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 $1.01. Zacks Investment Research reports O's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.62%, compared to an
industry average of 8.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to O through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have O as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Retail Real Estate Cappd ETF (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOO with an increase of
6.16% over the last 100 days. RTL has the highest percent weighting
of O at 4.92%.