Press Release Details

Jan 22, 2013

Realty Income Increases Dividend 19.2%

ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA, January 22, 2013. Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income), The Monthly Dividend Company® , (NYSE:O), today announced its board of directors has declared an increase in the company’s common stock monthly cash dividend to $0.1809167 per share from $0.15175 per share. The dividend is payable on February 15, 2013 to shareholders of record as of February 1, 2013. This is the 70th dividend increase since Realty Income went public in 1994. The new dividend amount represents an annualized increase of $0.35 per share, or 19.2%, to $2.171 per share, as compared to the previous annualized dividend amount of $1.821 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, refer to the chart below or visit the company’s website at www.realtyincome.com.

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