Press Release Details

Dec 13, 2011

Realty Income Increases Common Stock Monthly Dividend - 57th Consecutive Quarterly Increase

ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA, December 13, 2011. Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income), The Monthly Dividend Company®, (NYSE:O), today announced that its Board of Directors has declared an increase in the Company’s common stock monthly cash dividend to $0.1455 per share from $0.1451875 per share. The dividend is payable on January 17, 2012 to shareholders of record as of January 2, 2012. This is the 57th consecutive quarterly increase and the 64th dividend increase since Realty Income went public in 1994. The new monthly dividend amount represents an annualized dividend amount of $1.746 per share as compared to the previous annualized dividend amount of $1.74225 per share. The Company continues its long-term policy of declaring and paying dividends on a monthly, rather than on a quarterly, basis. To view a history of Realty Income’s dividend increases visit the Company’s website.

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