Realty Income Corporation (O) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 30, 2013
Realty Income Corporation ( O ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1815 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased O stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 19.88% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $44.3, the dividend yield is 4.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $44.3, representing a -20.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.48 and a 18.67% 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 19.02%, compared to an industry average of 5.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the O Dividend History page.
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The following ETF(s) have O as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Retail Real Estate Cappd ETF ( RTL )
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 ETF ( IVOO )
- MidCap SPDR Trust Series I ( MDY )
- iShares S&P MidCap 400 Index Fund ( IJH )
- SPDR Russell Small Cap Completeness ETF ( RSCO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RSCO with an increase of 12.13% over the last 100 days. RTL has the highest percent weighting of O at 5.57%.