Realty Income Corporation (O) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.234 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2020. Shareholders who purchased O prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th year that O the same dividend. At the current stock price of $61.67, the dividend yield is 4.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of O was $61.67, representing a -27.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.92 and a 62.29% increase over the 52 week low of $38.
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 $1.46. Zacks Investment Research reports O's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 1.13%, compared to an industry average of -20.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to O through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have O as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Trust (ICF)
- SPDR DJ Wilshire REIT ETF (RWR)
- Real Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLRE)
- First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund (FRI)
- iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF (USRT).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FRI with an increase of 10.06% over the last 100 days. ICF has the highest percent weighting of O at 4%.
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