American Campus Communities Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.18 (+0.36 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume637,720 shs
Average Volume822,410 shs
Market Capitalization$6.94 billion
P/E Ratio718.82
Dividend Yield3.75%
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About American Campus Communities

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, 2020, American Campus Communities owned 166 student housing properties containing approximately 111,900 beds. Including its owned and third-party managed properties, ACC's total managed portfolio consisted of 204 properties with approximately 139,900 beds.


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2.53 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American Campus Communities a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Campus Communities in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" American Campus Communities stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than American Campus Communities?

Wall Street analysts have given American Campus Communities a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but American Campus Communities wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting American Campus Communities?

American Campus Communities saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,520,000 shares, an increase of 19.4% from the May 31st total of 2,110,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 842,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 1.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is American Campus Communities' next earnings date?

American Campus Communities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 25th 2021.
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How were American Campus Communities' earnings last quarter?

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) released its earnings results on Sunday, July, 25th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.44. American Campus Communities had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.29% and a net margin of 1.31%.
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How has American Campus Communities' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

American Campus Communities' stock was trading at $37.81 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ACC shares have increased by 33.1% and is now trading at $50.31.
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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 Friday, April 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, May 21st. This represents a $1.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.74%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 7th. This is an increase from American Campus Communities's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42.
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Is American Campus Communities a good dividend stock?

American Campus Communities pays an annual dividend of $1.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.75%. American Campus Communities does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Campus Communities is 94.95%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, American Campus Communities will have a dividend payout ratio of 81.03% in the coming year. This indicates that American Campus Communities may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has American Campus Communities issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Campus Communities updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.93-2.07 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.92.

What price target have analysts set for ACC?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for American Campus Communities' stock. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect American Campus Communities' stock price to reach $49.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.6%.
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Who are American Campus Communities' key executives?

American Campus Communities' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Bayless Jr., CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $2.34M)
  • Mr. James Clarence Hopke Jr., Pres (Age 59, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Daniel B. Perry, Exec. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 47, Pay $1.18M)
  • Ms. Jennifer Beese, Exec. VP & COO (Age 47, Pay $1.18M)
  • Mr. William W. Talbot, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 46, Pay $1.24M)
  • Ms. Kim K. Voss, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Assistant Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Jorge de Cardenas, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Ryan Dennison, Sr. VP of Capital Markets & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian N. Winger, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jason R. Wills, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 49)

What is William C. Bayless Jr.'s approval rating as American Campus Communities' CEO?

369 employees have rated American Campus Communities CEO William C. Bayless Jr. on William C. Bayless Jr. has an approval rating of 85% among American Campus Communities' employees.

Who are some of American Campus Communities' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American Campus Communities own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Campus Communities investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Digital Realty Trust (DLR), Simon Property Group (SPG), Iron Mountain (IRM), Realty Income (O), AbbVie (ABBV), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), W. P. Carey (WPC) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

What is American Campus Communities' stock symbol?

American Campus Communities trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ACC."

Who are American Campus Communities' major shareholders?

American Campus Communities' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.32%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.07%), Presima Inc. (0.06%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Real Estate Management Services LLC (0.06%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%). Company insiders that own American Campus Communities stock include Cardenas Jorge De, James Clarence Hopke Jr, James E Wilhelm III, Jennifer Beese, Oliver Luck and William C Bayless Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aurora Investment Managers LLC., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, and Teamwork Financial Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold American Campus Communities company stock in the last year include James Clarence Hopke Jr, James E Wilhelm III, Jennifer Beese, and William C Bayless Jr.
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Which institutional investors are buying American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Real Estate Management Services LLC, Presima Inc., New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company Ltd, Clean Yield Group, and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is American Campus Communities' stock price today?

One share of ACC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.31.

How much money does American Campus Communities make?

American Campus Communities has a market capitalization of $6.94 billion and generates $870.58 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $72.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.98 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Campus Communities have?

American Campus Communities employs 2,988 workers across the globe.

When was American Campus Communities founded?

American Campus Communities was founded in 1993.

What is American Campus Communities' official website?

The official website for American Campus Communities is

Where are American Campus Communities' headquarters?

American Campus Communities is headquartered at 12700 Hill Country Blvd. Suite T-200, Austin TX, 78738.

How can I contact American Campus Communities?

American Campus Communities' mailing address is 12700 Hill Country Blvd. Suite 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]

This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by Staff
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