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How to buy Realty Income Corporation stock
Learn how to easily invest in Realty Income Corporation stock.
Realty Income Corporation is a reit-retail business based in the US. Realty Income Corporation shares (O) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Realty Income Corporation employs 208 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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- O shares summary
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- Is O stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Is O suitable for ethical investing?
- Are O shares over-valued?
- Realty Income Corporation's financials
- How volatile are O shares?
- Does Realty Income Corporation pay a dividend?
- Have O shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Realty Income Corporation stock price (NYSE: O)Use our graph to track the performance of O stocks over time.
Realty Income Corporation shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$67.92|
|52-week range||$56.30 - $73.84|
|50-day moving average||$69.68|
|200-day moving average||$67.67|
|Wall St. target price||$79.00|
|Dividend yield||$2.819 (4.36%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.27|
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Realty Income Corporation price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-18)||-2.60%|
|1 month (2021-12-23)||-1.88%|
|3 months (2021-10-25)||-8.05%|
|6 months (2021-07-23)||-3.63%|
|1 year (2021-01-25)||12.49%|
|2 years (2020-01-24)||-11.94%|
|3 years (2019-01-25)||4.14%|
|5 years (2017-01-25)||13.92%|
Is Realty Income Corporation stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Realty Income Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Realty Income Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Realty Income Corporation's P/E ratio
Realty Income Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 53x. In other words, Realty Income Corporation shares trade at around 53x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Realty Income Corporation's PEG ratio
Realty Income Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.5882. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Realty Income Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Realty Income Corporation's EBITDA
Realty Income Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.7 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Realty Income Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Realty Income Corporation financials
|Revenue TTM||$1.8 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||48.28%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.5 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||2.52%|
|Return on equity TTM||3.98%|
|Market capitalisation||$38.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Realty Income Corporation's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Realty Income Corporation.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Realty Income Corporation's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 17.35
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Realty Income Corporation's overall score of 17.35 (as at 12/31/2018) is excellent – landing it in it in the 12nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Realty Income Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Realty Income Corporation's environmental score
Environmental score: 4.77/100
Realty Income Corporation's environmental score of 4.77 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Realty Income Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Realty Income Corporation's social score
Social score: 7.34/100
Realty Income Corporation's social score of 7.34 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Realty Income Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Realty Income Corporation's governance score
Governance score: 6.73/100
Realty Income Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Realty Income Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||17.35|
|Total ESG percentile||11.94|
|Environmental score percentile||3|
|Social score percentile||3|
|Governance score percentile||3|
Realty Income Corporation share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 29.73% of net profits
Recently Realty Income Corporation has paid out, on average, around 29.73% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.36% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Realty Income Corporation shareholders could enjoy a 4.36% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Realty Income Corporation's case, that would currently equate to about $2.819 per share.
While Realty Income Corporation's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Realty Income Corporation may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
Realty Income Corporation's most recent dividend payout was on 14 February 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 30 January 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Realty Income Corporation's shares ever split?
Realty Income Corporation's shares were split on a 1032:1000 basis on 14 November 2021. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1032 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Realty Income Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 3.1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Realty Income Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Realty Income Corporation's share price.
Realty Income Corporation share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Realty Income Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $56.2953 up to $73.8375. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Realty Income Corporation's is 0.8033. This would suggest that Realty Income Corporation's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Realty Income Corporation overview
Realty Income, The Monthly Dividend Company, is an S&P 500 company dedicated to providing stockholders with dependable monthly income. The company is structured as a REIT, and its monthly dividends are supported by the cash flow from over 6,500 real estate properties owned under long-term lease agreements with our commercial clients. To date, the company has declared 608 consecutive common stock monthly dividends throughout its 52-year operating history and increased the dividend 109 times since Realty Income's public listing in 1994 (NYSE: O). The company is a member of the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats index. Additional information about the company can be obtained from the corporate website at www. realtyincome. com.
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Realty Income Corporation is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.108% of Realty Income Corporation shares are held by insiders and 55.24% by institutions. How many people work for Realty Income Corporation?
Latest data suggests 208 work at Realty Income Corporation. When does the fiscal year end for Realty Income Corporation?
Realty Income Corporation's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Realty Income Corporation based?
Realty Income Corporation's address is: 11995 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA, United States, 92130 What is Realty Income Corporation's ISIN number?
Realty Income Corporation's international securities identification number is: US7561091049 What is Realty Income Corporation's CUSIP number?
Realty Income Corporation's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 756109104
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