Shares of Realty Income Corp. O inched 0.51% higher to $61.09 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.29% to 29,969.52 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.06% to 3,666.72. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Realty Income Corp. closed $23.83 below its 52-week high ($84.92), which the company achieved on February 20th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Medical Properties Trust Inc. MPW rose 2.09% to $20.01, CoreSite Realty Corp. COR rose 0.72% to $121.60, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust PMT rose 1.49% to $17.70. Trading volume (1.8 M) remained 671,487 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.