Realty Income Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.1514 per share scheduled for December 17,
2012. 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 $39.51, the dividend yield is 4.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $39.51,
representing a -10.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.22 and
a 20.61% increase over the 52 week low of $32.76.
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 $.91. Zacks Investment Research reports O's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -.56%, compared to an
industry average of 1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to O through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have O as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Retail Index Fund (
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of
2.51% over the last 100 days. RTL has the highest percent weighting
of O at 4.46%.