Shares of Realty Income Corp. O inched 0.48% higher to $60.69 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.79% to 3,672.82 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.35% to 30,068.81. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Realty Income Corp. closed $24.23 short of its 52-week high ($84.92), which the company achieved on February 20th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Medical Properties Trust Inc. MPW rose 0.15% to $20.60, CoreSite Realty Corp. COR fell 2.15% to $119.91, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust PMT fell 2.02% to $17.49. Trading volume (4.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.