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NYSE:ACCAmerican Campus Communities Stock Price, Forecast & News

+1.30 (+3.81 %)
(As of 06/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $35.40
50-Day Range
MA: $31.75
52-Week Range
Now: $35.40
Volume2.60 million shs
Average Volume1.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.87 billion
P/E Ratio36.50
Dividend Yield5.31%
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 December 31, 2018, American Campus Communities owned 170 student housing properties containing approximately 109,100 beds. Including its owned and third-party managed properties, ACC's total managed portfolio consisted of 204 properties with approximately 133,900 beds.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.12 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$943.04 million
Cash Flow$2.63 per share
Book Value$24.30 per share


Net Income$84.97 million


Market Cap$4.87 billion
Next Earnings Date7/27/2020 (Estimated)

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American Campus Communities (NYSE:ACC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has American Campus Communities' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (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. Since then, ACC shares have decreased by 6.4% and is now trading at $35.40. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of American Campus Communities?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Campus Communities in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for American Campus Communities.

When is American Campus Communities' next earnings date?

American Campus Communities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 27th 2020. View our earnings forecast for American Campus Communities.

How were American Campus Communities' earnings last quarter?

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April, 20th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.10. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $249.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $232.12 million. American Campus Communities had a net margin of 14.33% and a return on equity of 4.32%. American Campus Communities's revenue for the quarter was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.71 earnings per share. View American Campus Communities' earnings history.

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 Wednesday, April 29th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 11th will be given a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, May 22nd. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 8th. View American Campus Communities' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for ACC?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for American Campus Communities' shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate American Campus Communities' share price to reach $45.29 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for American Campus Communities.

Has American Campus Communities been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ACC stock has been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Campus Communities earned a news impact score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutAmerican Campus Communities.

Are investors shorting American Campus Communities?

American Campus Communities saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,280,000 shares, an increase of 40.8% from the April 30th total of 2,330,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,630,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. View American Campus Communities' Current Options Chain.

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 Verizon Communications (VZ), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), WP Carey (WPC), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Altria Group (MO), Iron Mountain (IRM), Ventas (VTR), AbbVie (ABBV), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI) and Simon Property Group (SPG).

Who are American Campus Communities' key executives?

American Campus Communities' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Bayless Jr., CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. James Clarence Hopke Jr., Pres (Age 57)
  • Mr. Daniel B. Perry, Exec. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Ms. Jennifer Beese, Exec. VP & COO (Age 45)
  • Mr. William W. Talbot, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 44)

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 BlackRock Inc. (11.78%), State Street Corp (4.88%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (3.30%), Capital Research Global Investors (3.29%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.23%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.24%). Company insiders that own American Campus Communities stock include Cardenas Jorge De, James Clarence Hopke Jr and Oliver Luck. 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 Cbre Clarion Securities LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, AJO LP, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Strs Ohio, US Bancorp DE, AXA, and Federated Hermes Inc.. Company insiders that have sold American Campus Communities company stock in the last year include Cardenas Jorge De, and Oliver Luck. View insider buying and selling activity for American Campus Communities.

Which institutional investors are buying American Campus Communities stock?

ACC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Centersquare Investment Management LLC, APG Asset Management US Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is American Campus Communities' stock price today?

One share of ACC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.40.

How big of a company is American Campus Communities?

American Campus Communities has a market capitalization of $4.87 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. American Campus Communities employs 3,096 workers across the globe.

What is American Campus Communities' official website?

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

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 6/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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