Analyst Review on Realty Income and Kimco: REIT Retail Companies Growing Dividends and Portfolios

Jan 23, 2013, 08:00 ET from

LONDON, January 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

REIT retail companies, including Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE: KIM) and Realty Income Corp. (NYSE: O), have been garnering increased investor attention in 2013. StockCall has taken this opportunity to release its latest technical analysis on these two companies. These free reports are accessible at

A number of high profile acquisitions have positioned some companies for growth, while strong and in some cases increasing dividends have also made REIT retail companies attractive. On the acquisition side of things, both Kimco and Realty Income have been active.

Kimco newly stated that it has added Santee Trolley Square, a 311,000 square-foot 98% occupied power center in San Diego, to its consolidated portfolio. Kimco bought its institutional partner's 50% stake based on a gross purchase price of $98 million; the property is also laden with a $48.5 million mortgage. The center has a number of key retailers, and should prove to be a strong addition for the company. Signing up today give you free access to Kimco Realty technical report and other such reports. Join our community at  

Conversely, Realty Income Corp. [Free Technical Analysis Report on KIM] [1] has also been making moves, announcing that its shareholders, along with those of American Realty Capital Trust, (ARCT) had approved Realty Income's acquisition of ARCT. Realty Income also recently stated that following the closing of its acquisition of ARCT, it will be increasing its dividend substantially.

Dividend payment has been a major factor when investors choose to invest in a company. With the financial markets remaining volatile, a number of investors have been turning to companies that offer high dividends as a way to grow their investments. Both Realty Income and Kimco fit into this category, as they offer dividends of 4.1% and 4.2% respectively.


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