Realty Income Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1821667 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased O stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that O has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $44.4, the dividend yield is 4.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $44.4,
representing a -19.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.48 and
a 21.38% 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 $1.06. Zacks Investment Research reports O's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.5%, compared to an industry
average of 6.6%.
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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 (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTL with an increase of
8.28% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of O at 4.92%.