NYSE:ACC - American Campus Communities Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$41.35 +0.01 (+0.02 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 12:38 PM ET)
Previous Close$41.34
Today's Range$41.22 - $41.6676
52-Week Range$34.52 - $43.86
Volume191,428 shs
Average Volume754,494 shs
Market Capitalization$5.66 billion
P/E Ratio17.90
Dividend Yield4.45%
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 June 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
Current SymbolNYSE:ACC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.83
Current Ratio1.57
Quick Ratio1.57


Trailing P/E Ratio17.90
Forward P/E Ratio17.90
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$796.45 million
Price / Sales7.11
Cash Flow$2.2124 per share
Price / Cash18.69
Book Value$26.00 per share
Price / Book1.59


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.31
Net Income$69.03 million
Net Margins12.60%
Return on Equity3.25%
Return on Assets1.66%


Outstanding Shares137,030,000
Market Cap$5.66 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Shareholders 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 yield of 4.45%. 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) announced its earnings results on Monday, October, 22nd. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.45. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $213.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $201.92 million. American Campus Communities had a return on equity of 3.25% and a net margin of 12.60%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.43 EPS. 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 earnings per share guidance of $2.42-2.44 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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 12-month target prices for American Campus Communities' stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect American Campus Communities' stock price to reach $44.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.4% 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 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 6 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 headlines about ACC stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Campus Communities earned a media sentiment score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of American Campus Communities' key competitors?

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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.17%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.81%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.94%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.96%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.56%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.30%). Company insiders that own American Campus Communities stock include James Clarence Hopke Jr, James E Wilhelm III and John T Rippel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Campus Communities.

Which major investors are selling American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Securian Asset Management Inc, Resolution Capital Ltd, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Victory Capital Management Inc., Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Timbercreek Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Campus Communities.

Which major investors are buying American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P., Jennison Associates LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Renaissance Technologies LLC and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $41.35.

How big of a company is American Campus Communities?

American Campus Communities has a market capitalization of $5.66 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  332 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  468 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  800
MarketBeat'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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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