Realty Income Corporation (O) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2013
Realty Income Corporation ( O ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1815417 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2013. 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 $40.03, the dividend yield is 5.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $40.03, representing a -27.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.48 and a 7.23% 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. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). O's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1. Zacks Investment Research reports O's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.86%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.
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The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOO with an increase of 6.74% over the last 100 days. RTL has the highest percent weighting of O at 5.51%.