NYSE:ACRE - Ares Commercial Real Estate Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.19 +0.19 (+1.36 %) (As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$14.00Today's Range$14.06 - $14.2652-Week Range$11.96 - $14.77Volume10,750 shsAverage Volume109,121 shsMarket Capitalization$402.64 millionP/E Ratio12.78Dividend Yield8.27%Beta0.45 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation, a specialty finance company, originates and invests in commercial real estate loans and related investments in the United States. It provides a range of financing solutions for the owners, operators, and sponsors of commercial real estate (CRE) properties. The company originates senior mortgage loans, subordinate debt products, mezzanine loans, real estate preferred equity investments, and other CRE investments. Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation has elected and qualified to be taxed as a real estate investment trust (REIT) for the United States federal income tax purposes under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. As a REIT, it would not be subject to corporate income tax on that portion of its net income that is distributed to shareholders. Ares Commercial Real Estate Management LLC operates as the manager of the company. The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Receive ACRE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ACRE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryMortgage REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:ACRE Previous Symbol CUSIP04013V10 Webwww.arescre.com Phone212-750-7300 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.05 Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.78 Forward P/E Ratio10.43 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$97.54 million Price / Sales4.18 Cash Flow$1.1527 per share Price / Cash Flow12.31 Book Value$14.66 per share Price / Book0.97 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.11 Net Income$30.40 million Net Margins30.86% Return on Equity8.57% Return on Assets2.05% Miscellaneous Employees1,000 Outstanding Shares28,700,000Market Cap$402.64 million OptionableOptionable Ares Commercial Real Estate (NYSE:ACRE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Ares Commercial Real Estate's stock symbol? Ares Commercial Real Estate trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ACRE." How often does Ares Commercial Real Estate pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ares Commercial Real Estate? Ares Commercial Real Estate declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Investors of record on Friday, December 28th will be given a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. This is a boost from Ares Commercial Real Estate's previous quarterly dividend of $0.29. View Ares Commercial Real Estate's Dividend History. How were Ares Commercial Real Estate's earnings last quarter? Ares Commercial Real Estate Corp (NYSE:ACRE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.03. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $30.36 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.10 million. Ares Commercial Real Estate had a return on equity of 8.57% and a net margin of 30.86%. View Ares Commercial Real Estate's Earnings History. When is Ares Commercial Real Estate's next earnings date? Ares Commercial Real Estate is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ares Commercial Real Estate. What guidance has Ares Commercial Real Estate issued on next quarter's earnings? Ares Commercial Real Estate issued an update on its earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. What price target have analysts set for ACRE? 7 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Ares Commercial Real Estate's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Ares Commercial Real Estate's share price to reach $14.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ares Commercial Real Estate. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ares Commercial Real Estate? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ares Commercial Real Estate in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ares Commercial Real Estate. Has Ares Commercial Real Estate been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about ACRE stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ares Commercial Real Estate earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Ares Commercial Real Estate's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Ares Commercial Real Estate include Alexander's (ALX), Safestore (SFSHF), CYRELA BRAZIL R/S (CYRBY), Global Net Lease (GNL), American Finance Trust (AFIN), Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX), Industrial Logistics Properties Trust (ILPT), Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG), Redwood Trust (RWT), PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (PMT), TPG RE Finance Trust (TRTX), Monmouth R.E. Inv. (MNR), TIER REIT (TIER), Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap (HASI) and Saul Centers (BFS). Who are Ares Commercial Real Estate's key executives? Ares Commercial Real Estate's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James Alan Henderson, Pres, CEO, Chief Investment Officer & Director (Age 48)Mr. Tae-Sik Yoon, Partner, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)Mr. John B. Jardine, Partner (Age 65)Mr. Don Haisch, Chief Accounting OfficerMr. Carl G. Drake C.F.A., CFA, Partner/Head of Public Investor Relations & Communications Who are Ares Commercial Real Estate's major shareholders? Ares Commercial Real Estate's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.33%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.56%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.73%), Telemus Capital LLC (2.15%), Morgan Stanley (1.52%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.98%). Company insiders that own Ares Commercial Real Estate stock include James E Skinner, Michael J Arougheti, Robert L Rosen and William Stephen Benjamin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ares Commercial Real Estate. Which institutional investors are selling Ares Commercial Real Estate stock? ACRE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, LSV Asset Management, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ares Commercial Real Estate. Which institutional investors are buying Ares Commercial Real Estate stock? ACRE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Telemus Capital LLC and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Ares Commercial Real Estate stock in the last two years include James E Skinner, Michael J Arougheti, Robert L Rosen and William Stephen Benjamin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ares Commercial Real Estate. How do I buy shares of Ares Commercial Real Estate? Shares of ACRE 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 Ares Commercial Real Estate's stock price today? One share of ACRE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.19. How big of a company is Ares Commercial Real Estate? Ares Commercial Real Estate has a market capitalization of $402.64 million and generates $97.54 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $30.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.11 on an earnings per share basis. Ares Commercial Real Estate employs 1,000 workers across the globe. What is Ares Commercial Real Estate's official website? The official website for Ares Commercial Real Estate is http://www.arescre.com. How can I contact Ares Commercial Real Estate? Ares Commercial Real Estate's mailing address is 245 PARK AVENUE 42ND FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10167. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 212-750-7300 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Ares Commercial Real Estate (NYSE ACRE)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 231 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 233 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 464MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ares Commercial Real Estate and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACRE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACRE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Rule of 72?