NYSE:ACC - American Campus Communities Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $43.40 +0.35 (+0.81 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$43.05Today's Range$42.89 - $43.4652-Week Range$34.52 - $44.11Volume35,227 shsAverage Volume747,513 shsMarket Capitalization$5.89 billionP/E Ratio18.66Dividend Yield4.28%Beta0.32 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email American Campus Communities, Inc. is the largest owner, manager and developer of high-quality student housing communities in the United States. The company is a fully integrated, self-managed and self-administered equity real estate investment trust (REIT) with expertise in the design, finance, development, construction management and operational management of student housing properties. As of September 30, 2018, American Campus Communities owned 168 student housing properties containing approximately 103,500 beds. Including its owned and third-party managed properties, ACC's total managed portfolio consisted of 202 properties with approximately 131,900 beds. Receive ACC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ACC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryResidential REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:ACC Previous Symbol CUSIP02483510 Webwww.americancampus.com Phone512-732-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.83 Current Ratio1.57 Quick Ratio1.57Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.66 Forward P/E Ratio18.79 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$796.45 million Price / Sales7.47 Cash Flow$2.2337 per share Price / Cash Flow19.43 Book Value$25.65 per share Price / Book1.69Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.31 Net Income$69.03 million Net Margins12.60% Return on Equity3.25% Return on Assets1.66%Miscellaneous Employees3,183 Outstanding Shares137,030,000Market Cap$5.89 billion OptionableOptionable American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) Frequently Asked Questions What is American Campus Communities' stock symbol? American Campus Communities trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ACC." How often does American Campus Communities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Campus Communities? American Campus Communities declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, November 26th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. View American Campus Communities' Dividend History. How were American Campus Communities' earnings last quarter? American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 22nd. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.45. The real estate investment trust earned $213.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $201.92 million. American Campus Communities had a net margin of 12.60% and a return on equity of 3.25%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.43 earnings per share. View American Campus Communities' Earnings History. When is American Campus Communities' next earnings date? American Campus Communities is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Campus Communities. What guidance has American Campus Communities issued on next quarter's earnings? American Campus Communities updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 22nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.42-2.44 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.30. American Campus Communities also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $2.29-2.33 EPS. What price target have analysts set for ACC? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for American Campus Communities' shares. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate American Campus Communities' stock price to reach $44.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Campus Communities. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Campus Communities? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Campus Communities in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Campus Communities. Has American Campus Communities been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ACC stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Campus Communities earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of American Campus Communities' key competitors? Some companies that are related to American Campus Communities include DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Ventas (VTR), SBA Communications (SBAC), Realty Income (O), Boston Properties (BXP), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Essex Property Trust (ESS), HCP (HCP), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Extra Space Storage (EXR), SINO LD LTD/S (SNLAY) and Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA). Who are American Campus Communities' key executives? American Campus Communities' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. William C. Bayless Jr., CEO & Director (Age 54)Mr. James Clarence Hopke Jr., Pres (Age 56)Mr. Daniel B. Perry, Exec. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 44)Ms. Jennifer Beese, Exec. VP & COO (Age 44)Mr. William W. Talbot, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 43) Who are American Campus Communities' major shareholders? American Campus Communities' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BTIM Corp. (0.28%), Resolution Capital Ltd (0.25%), Timbercreek Investment Management Inc. (0.18%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.05%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%). Company insiders that own American Campus Communities stock include Cardenas Jorge De, James Clarence Hopke Jr, James E Wilhelm III and John T Rippel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Campus Communities. Which institutional investors are selling American Campus Communities stock? ACC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Timbercreek Investment Management Inc., Resolution Capital Ltd, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold American Campus Communities company stock in the last year include Cardenas Jorge De and James Clarence Hopke Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Campus Communities. Which institutional investors are buying American Campus Communities stock? ACC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BTIM Corp., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc. and Retirement Systems of Alabama. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Campus Communities. How do I buy shares of American Campus Communities? Shares of ACC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is American Campus Communities' stock price today? One share of ACC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.40. How big of a company is American Campus Communities? American Campus Communities has a market capitalization of $5.89 billion and generates $796.45 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $69.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.31 on an earnings per share basis. American Campus Communities employs 3,183 workers across the globe. What is American Campus Communities' official website? The official website for American Campus Communities is http://www.americancampus.com. How can I contact American Campus Communities? American Campus Communities' mailing address is 12700 HILL COUNTRY BOULEVARD STE T-200, AUSTIN TX, 78738. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 512-732-1000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for American Campus Communities (NYSE ACC)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 343 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 485 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 828MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Campus Communities and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do corrections happen?