Shares of Realty Income Corp. O inched 0.28% higher to $61.26 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.88% to 3,699.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.83% to 30,218.26. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Realty Income Corp. closed $23.66 short of its 52-week high ($84.92), which the company reached on February 20th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Medical Properties Trust Inc. MPW rose 2.75% to $20.56, CoreSite Realty Corp. COR rose 1.18% to $123.04, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust PMT rose 2.88% to $18.21. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 558,558 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.