Realty Income increases monthly dividend 19.2% Realty Income Corporation announced its board has declared an increase in the company's common stock monthly cash dividend to 18.09167c per share from 15.175c per share. The dividend is payable on February 15 to shareholders of record as of February 1. The new dividend amount represents an annualized increase of 35c per share, or 19.2%, to $2.171 per share, as compared to the previous annualized dividend amount of $1.821 per share. The company continues its long-term policy of declaring and paying dividends on a monthly, rather than on a quarterly, basis.
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