Realty Income Corporation (O) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.227 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 13, 2019. Shareholders who purchased O prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that O has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $76.73, the dividend yield is 3.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $76.73, representing a -6.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.17 and a 28.03% increase over the 52 week low of $59.93.
O is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) and Prologis, Inc. (PLD). O's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.29. Zacks Investment Research reports O's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 2.7%, compared to an industry average of -3.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to O through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have O as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF (USRT)
- iShares Trust iShares Global REIT ETF (REET)
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (VOT)
- Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate ETF (EWRE)
- First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate Index Fund (FFR).
The top-performing ETF of this group is REET with an increase of 3.77% over the last 100 days. USRT has the highest percent weighting of O at 2.47%.
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