American Campus Communities Company Profile (NYSE:ACC)

About American Campus Communities

American Campus Communities logoAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. is a self-managed and self-administered equity real estate investment trust. The Company's segments include Wholly-Owned Properties, On-Campus Participating Properties, Development Services, and Property Management Services. It is engaged in the acquisition, design, financing, development, construction management, leasing and management of student housing properties. The Wholly-Owned Properties segment consists of off-campus properties, which are generally located in close proximity to the school campus. The On-Campus Participating Properties segment includes on-campus properties that are operated under long-term ground/facility leases with university systems. The Development Services segment consists of development and construction management services that it provides through one of its taxable REIT subsidiaries (TRSs) for third-party owners. The Property Management Services segment includes revenues generated from third-party management contracts.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Residential
  • Sub-Industry: Residential REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ACC
  • CUSIP: 02483510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.58
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $49.25
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.42
  • 52-Week Range: $132,099,000.00 - $42.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 61.70
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 52.22
  • P/E Growth: 2.48
  • Market Cap: $6.55B
  • Outstanding Shares: 132,099,000
  • Beta: 0.21
  • Net Margins: 13.00%
  • Return on Equity: 3.11%
  • Return on Assets: 1.63%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.72%
  • Current Ratio: 1.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.02%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.18)
Consensus Price Target: $51.57 (3.95% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/2/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$59.00View Rating Details
10/26/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuy$56.00View Rating Details
9/28/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeOutperformView Rating Details
9/23/2016Capital One Financial CorporationInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$49.00View Rating Details
8/10/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$47.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
7/1/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
5/4/2016ArgusDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
3/21/2016Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/3/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$37.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
7/28/2015MLV & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$42.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/21/2017Q416$0.31$195.84 millionN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q316$0.43$0.45$183.69 million$196.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2016Q216$0.52$0.54$174.85 million$186.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116$0.63$0.62$189.23 million$200.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415$0.68$0.69$186.38 million$202.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.42$0.43$168.88 million$180.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.57$0.57$169.23 million$177.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.66$0.67$184.45 million$192.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$0.68$0.70$177.67 million$196.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.56$0.58$164.17 million$171.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.65$0.66$174.28 million$183.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.64$0.68$167.69 million$182.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2013Q313$0.46$0.39$159.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q213$0.56$0.53$155.36 million$154.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013$0.64$0.64$159.40 million$165.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q4 2012$0.54$0.59$142.54 million$143.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2012$0.38$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.48$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.49$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.32$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.20$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.17$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.84 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q2 20162$0.53$0.54$0.54
Q3 20163$0.41$0.44$0.43
Q4 20163$0.63$0.65$0.64
Q1 20172$0.65$0.66$0.66
Q2 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q3 20171$0.49$0.49$0.49
Q4 20171$0.73$0.73$0.73
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:3.39%
Dividend Growth:5.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:204.88% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
200.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
176.84% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.65%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/9/2016Cardenas Jorge DeEVPBuy200$47.93$9,586.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Jennifer BeeseEVPSell856$48.45$41,473.20View SEC Filing  
10/27/2016William C Bayless JrInsiderSell12,409$50.11$621,814.99View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016James E Wilhelm IIIEVPSell6,349$52.51$333,385.99View SEC Filing  
6/28/2016James E Wilhelm IIIEVPSell1,150$51.51$59,236.50View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016Daniel PerryEVPSell4,096$49.05$200,908.80View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Edward LowenthalDirectorSell2,000$48.21$96,420.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2016Dennis G LopezDirectorSell1,856$46.08$85,524.48View SEC Filing  
4/7/2016William W TalbotEVPSell5,435$46.00$250,010.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016James Clarence Hopke JrCOOSell6,498$45.73$297,153.54View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Jonathan Albert GrafCFOSell300$46.50$13,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016G Steven DawsonDirectorSell12,000$45.52$546,240.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Kim K VossVPSell5,800$45.49$263,842.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Winston W WalkerDirectorSell5,073$42.58$216,008.34View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Winston W WalkerDirectorSell4,000$44.26$177,040.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2015Winston W WalkerDirectorSell4,000$44.69$178,760.00View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015Winston W WalkerDirectorSell4,200$43.96$184,632.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Jason R WillsSVPSell1,918$39.33$75,434.94View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Jason R WillsSVPSell1,889$38.75$73,198.75View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Jennifer BeeseInsiderSell2,765$37.35$103,272.75View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Jonathan Albert GrafCFOBuy3,000$32.00$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013G Steven DawsonDirectorBuy5,000$34.00$170,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013James Wilhelm IIIEVPBuy1,150$34.97$40,215.50View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Jonathan Albert GrafCFOBuy2,000$35.50$71,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Greg DowellCOOBuy1,000$37.44$37,440.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Jonathan Albert GrafCFOBuy1,700$39.82$67,694.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013R D BurckDirectorBuy2,000$39.59$79,180.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Greg A DowellCOOBuy1,000$39.94$39,940.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2013G Steven DawsonDirectorBuy7,700$42.74$329,098.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2013Jonathan Albert GrafCFOBuy1,800$42.50$76,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2013G Steven DawsonDirectorBuy1,215$45.20$54,918.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012G Steven DawsonDirectorBuy1,300$44.65$58,045.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC)
DateHeadline logoCramer's lightning round: Monster stocks ready for a haircut (NYSE:ACC) - February 9 at 8:19 PM logoResearch Reports Coverage on REIT Stocks -- Two Harbors Investment, American Campus Communities, Camden Property Trust, and EdR (NYSE:ACC) - February 9 at 3:17 PM logoAnalyst Activity – Canaccord Genuity Reiterates Buy on American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) (NYSE:ACC) - February 3 at 1:20 AM logoAMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES, INC. : ex-dividend day (NYSE:ACC) - February 1 at 8:22 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities Inc (ACC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February ... (NYSE:ACC) - February 1 at 3:22 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ACC-US : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:ACC) - February 1 at 3:22 PM
News IconInterested in American Campus Communities Inc (ACC)’s upcoming $0.42 dividend? You have 3 days left (NYSE:ACC) - January 29 at 3:16 PM logoMeet Bill Bayless, CEO, American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) - January 26 at 3:31 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities Announces Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:ACC) - January 25 at 8:23 PM
News IconSeptember 15th Options Now Available For American Campus Communities (ACC) (NYSE:ACC) - January 24 at 1:29 AM logoWant to work out with skyline views of the UT Tower? The Castilian gets extreme makeover by American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) - January 19 at 3:20 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities Recognized for Five Pillars of the Industry Awards from NAHB (NYSE:ACC) - January 19 at 3:20 PM logoAdvisor Access Interviews American Campus Communities CEO Bill Bayless About the Future of Student Housing (NYSE:ACC) - January 18 at 3:40 PM logoACC Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average (NYSE:ACC) - January 14 at 1:34 AM logoAustin student housing developer names new president as it prepares next wave of leaders (NYSE:ACC) - January 12 at 3:19 PM logoAMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct (NYSE:ACC) - January 11 at 8:20 PM logoBRIEF-American Campus Communities - on Jan 11, co, unit entered into fifth amended, restated credit agreement with banks, other lenders (NYSE:ACC) - January 11 at 6:02 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. : ACC-US: Dividend Analysis : November 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 11, 2017 (NYSE:ACC) - January 11 at 3:18 PM logo4:25 pm American Campus Communities announces separation of President and CEO roles; also announces CFO Jon Graf will step down on March 31, 2017 (NYSE:ACC) - January 11 at 1:25 AM logoBRIEF-American Campus Communities says CFO Jon Graf resigned (NYSE:ACC) - January 10 at 8:25 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities Announces a Series of Executive Promotions and Upcoming Retirement of CFO (NYSE:ACC) - January 10 at 8:25 PM logoAMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosu (NYSE:ACC) - January 10 at 8:25 PM
News IconIPFW to Take Over Student Housing (NYSE:ACC) - January 6 at 8:26 PM logoCollege Housing Giant Unfazed Even as Enrollment Keeps Dropping (NYSE:ACC) - December 20 at 8:13 PM logoFinal Exam Season: Time To Study Student Housing REITs (NYSE:ACC) - December 16 at 1:25 AM logoAmerican Campus Communities Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:ACC) - December 14 at 8:24 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ACC-US : December 14, 2016 (NYSE:ACC) - December 14 at 3:21 PM
News IconAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. (ACC): Hedge Fund Sentiment Unchanged (NYSE:ACC) - December 2 at 10:48 AM logoStudent Housing REITs to Score Well with On-Campus Makeover (NYSE:ACC) - December 1 at 8:18 PM logoAmerican Campus (ACC) Begins Berkeley University Project (NYSE:ACC) - November 18 at 8:58 PM logoREIT Stocks Under Scanner -- American Campus Communities, Altisource Residential, Capstead Mortgage, and Sun Communities (NYSE:ACC) - November 18 at 12:33 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities and University of California, Berkeley Break Ground on Student Housing Project (NYSE:ACC) - November 17 at 1:32 PM
News IconAmerican Campus Communities Sells 19 Student Housing Properties to Saban, Campus Advantage for $508M (NYSE:ACC) - November 16 at 12:39 PM logoAmerican Campus (ACC) Declares $508 Million Asset Sale (NYSE:ACC) - November 16 at 12:39 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities (ACC) Reports $508M Sale of Non-Core Portfolio (NYSE:ACC) - November 15 at 9:29 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities Announces Sale of $508 Million Non-Core Portfolio (NYSE:ACC) - November 15 at 9:29 PM logo4:03 pm American Campus Communities completed sale of $508 mln non-core portfolio to Saban Real Estate; will provide third party management for 11 of the assets during a transition period up to approx 5 months (NYSE:ACC) - November 15 at 9:29 PM
News IconInsider Holder Move: Is American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) Stock a Buy after Cardenas De’s Insider Trade? (NYSE:ACC) - November 11 at 12:31 PM logoAMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES INC Financials (NYSE:ACC) - November 10 at 1:40 PM logoArch Coal, Inc. Files Form 10-Q (NYSE:ACC) - November 9 at 11:51 AM logoAmerican Campus Communities Inc (ACC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November ... (NYSE:ACC) - November 8 at 8:39 PM logoHate Risk? You'll Love These 2 Stocks (NYSE:ACC) - November 5 at 11:27 AM logoAMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:ACC) - November 4 at 1:55 PM logoETF’s with exposure to American Campus Communities, Inc. : October 28, 2016 (NYSE:ACC) - October 28 at 3:18 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. :ACC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 27, 2016 (NYSE:ACC) - October 27 at 3:31 PM logoEdited Transcript of ACC earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-16 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:ACC) - October 26 at 12:12 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities' (ACC) CEO Bill Bayless on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:ACC) - October 25 at 8:30 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:ACC) - October 25 at 3:17 PM logoAmerican Campus Communities reports 3Q results (NYSE:ACC) - October 25 at 8:05 AM logoAMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disc (NYSE:ACC) - October 25 at 8:05 AM


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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Investors of record on Monday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Friday, February 17th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 2nd. This is an increase from American Campus Communities's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40.

Where is American Campus Communities' stock going? Where will American Campus Communities' stock price be in 2017?

11 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for American Campus Communities' stock. Their predictions range from $48.00 to $59.00. On average, they expect American Campus Communities' share price to reach $51.57 in the next twelve months.

When will American Campus Communities announce their earnings?

American Campus Communities is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 20th 2017.

Who owns American Campus Communities stock?

American Campus Communities' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.30%), FMR LLC (2.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.30%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (0.45%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.29%) and Davis Selected Advisers (0.28%). Company insiders that own American Campus Communities stock include Cardenas Jorge De, Daniel Perry, Dennis G Lopez, Edward Lowenthal, G Steven Dawson, James Clarence Hopke Jr, James E Wilhelm III, Jennifer Beese, Jonathan Albert Graf, Kim K Voss, William C Bayless Jr, William W Talbot and Winston W Walker.

Who sold American Campus Communities stock? Who is selling American Campus Communities stock?

American Campus Communities' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Allianz Asset Management AG, Cipher Capital LP, Janus Capital Management LLC and Federated Investors Inc. PA. Company insiders that have sold American Campus Communities stock in the last year include Daniel Perry, Dennis G Lopez, Edward Lowenthal, G Steven Dawson, James Clarence Hopke Jr, James E Wilhelm III, Jennifer Beese, Jonathan Albert Graf, Kim K Voss, William C Bayless Jr and William W Talbot.

Who bought American Campus Communities stock? Who is buying American Campus Communities stock?

American Campus Communities' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Eii Capital Management Inc., RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, FIL Ltd, Guggenheim Capital LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Elkfork Partners LLC.

How do I buy American Campus Communities stock?

Shares of American Campus Communities can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of American Campus Communities stock cost?

One share of American Campus Communities stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.61.

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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by Staff