Press Release Details

Jun 22, 2010

Realty Income Increases Common Stock Monthly Dividend 51st Consecutive Quarterly Increase

ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA, June 22, 2010. Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income), The Monthly Dividend Company®, (NYSE:O), today announced that its Board of Directors has declared its 480th consecutive common stock monthly dividend. The Board also increased the amount of the dividend, the 58th increase since 1994 and the 51st consecutive quarterly increase. The Company’s common stock monthly cash dividend was increased to $0.143625 per share from $0.1433125 per share. The dividend is payable on July 15, 2010 to shareholders of record as of July 1, 2010. The new monthly dividend amount represents an annualized dividend amount of $1.7235 per share as compared to the previous annualized dividend amount of $1.71975 per share. The Company continues its long-term policy of declaring and paying dividends on a monthly, rather than on a quarterly, basis.

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