Shares of Realty Income Corp.
advanced 1.25% to $69.62 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Realty Income Corp. closed $3.13 short of its 52-week high ($72.75), which the company achieved on September 1st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Medical Properties Trust Inc.
rose 1.18% to $20.59, CoreSite Realty Corp.
rose 1.62% to $141.47, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust
fell 0.55% to $20.02. Trading volume (4.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.