Shares of Realty Income Corp. O inched 0.68% higher to $60.78 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.18% to 3,669.01 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.20% to 29,883.79. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Realty Income Corp. closed $24.14 short of its 52-week high ($84.92), which the company reached on February 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Medical Properties Trust Inc. MPW fell 0.56% to $19.60, CoreSite Realty Corp. COR fell 3.49% to $120.73, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust PMT rose 0.87% to $17.44. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 471,136 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.