Realty Income Corp. announced Monday that it has reached a $1.5billion sale leaseback agreement to acquire up 415 convenience stores in the U.S.A from EG Group (a convenience retailer based in England). This portfolio includes Cumberland Farms and Tom Thumb, Fastrac, Sprint, and other convenience retailers based in the U.K. The transaction is expected close in the second quarter. Realty Income Corp. stock rose 1.7% in 2023 compared to a 5.4% increase by the S&P 500 SPX, +0.25% .