American Campus Communities Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.18 (+0.42 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $43.50
50-Day Range
MA: $42.91
52-Week Range
Now: $43.50
Volume609,433 shs
Average Volume999,387 shs
Market Capitalization$5.99 billion
P/E Ratio85.30
Dividend Yield4.34%
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$943.04 million
Cash Flow$2.56 per share
Book Value$24.30 per share


Net Income$84.97 million


Market Cap$5.99 billion
Next Earnings Date4/19/2021 (Confirmed)


American Campus Communities: Far From A Value Play
April 8, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
American Campus Communities Q4 Earnings Preview
February 17, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Analyzing American Campus's Ex-Dividend Date
January 26, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Is ACC A Good Stock To Buy Now According To Hedge Funds?
December 18, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Is American Campus Communities a Buy?
December 12, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.69 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

451st out of 1,950 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

111th out of 274 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.18 (+0.42 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American Campus Communities a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Campus Communities in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" American Campus Communities stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ACC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than American Campus Communities?

Wall Street analysts have given American Campus Communities a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but American Campus Communities wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, April 19th 2021.
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How can I listen to American Campus Communities' earnings call?

American Campus Communities will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, April 19th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were American Campus Communities' earnings last quarter?

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, February, 21st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.37. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $232.96 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $215.58 million. American Campus Communities had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.50% and a net margin of 8.14%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.72 earnings per share.
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How has American Campus Communities' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

American Campus Communities' stock was trading at $37.81 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ACC shares have increased by 15.0% and is now trading at $43.50.
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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 Tuesday, January 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 28th will be given a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, February 19th. This represents a $1.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.32%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 27th. 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 4.34%. ACC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. American Campus Communities does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Campus Communities is 77.69%. 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 91.26% 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 issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Monday, February, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.54-0.56 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.55.

What price target have analysts set for ACC?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for American Campus Communities' shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect American Campus Communities' stock price to reach $42.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%.
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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 Cárdenas, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Ryan Dennison, Sr. VP of Capital Markets & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian N. Winger, 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 Glassdoor.com. 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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Pensionfund DSM Netherlands (0.03%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%), Pensionfund Sabic (0.01%) and Teamwork Financial Advisors LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own American Campus Communities stock include Cardenas Jorge De, Oliver Luck and William C Bayless Jr.
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Which major investors are selling American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic, Teamwork Financial Advisors LLC, and Pacer Advisors Inc..
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Which major investors are buying American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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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 $43.50.

How much money does American Campus Communities make?

American Campus Communities has a market capitalization of $5.99 billion and generates $943.04 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $84.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Campus Communities have?

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

What is American Campus Communities' official website?

The official website for American Campus Communities is www.americancampus.com.

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 4/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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