Realty Income Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1812 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased O stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
0.17% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of
$44.21, the dividend yield is 4.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $44.21,
representing a -5.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.65 and
a 19.91% increase over the 52 week low of $36.87.
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 $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports O's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.04%, compared to an
industry average of 2.5%.
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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 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 MDY with an increase of
16.12% over the last 100 days. RTL has the highest percent
weighting of O at 6.22%.