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 $13.92 -0.13 (-0.93 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$14.05Today's Range$13.87 - $14.0952-Week Range$11.96 - $14.77Volume155,200 shsAverage Volume225,585 shsMarket Capitalization$404.94 millionP/E Ratio12.54Dividend Yield8.79%Beta0.5 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 Phone212-750-7300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.05 Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.54 Forward P/E Ratio10.24 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$97.54 million Price / Sales4.10 Cash Flow$1.1244 per share Price / Cash Flow12.38 Book Value$14.66 per share Price / Book0.95Profitability 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 Shares28,699,000Market Cap$404.94 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.91%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. This is a positive change 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.03. The real estate investment trust earned $30.36 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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 updated its earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. What price target have analysts set for ACRE? 6 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Ares Commercial Real Estate's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Ares Commercial Real Estate's share price to reach $14.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.9% 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? 6 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, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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 stories about ACRE stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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. Ares Commercial Real Estate earned a daily sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near 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), Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX), National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA), Safestore (SFSHF), Global Net Lease (GNL), American Finance Trust (AFIN), Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap (HASI), Redwood Trust (RWT), Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG), TPG RE Finance Trust (TRTX), Industrial Logistics Properties Trust (ILPT), PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (PMT), KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF), Monmouth R.E. Inv. (MNR) 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.81%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Ares Commercial Real Estate stock include James Alan Henderson, James E Skinner, Michael J Arougheti, Robert L Rosen and William Stephen Benjamin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ares Commercial Real Estate. Which major investors are selling Ares Commercial Real Estate stock? ACRE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ares Commercial Real Estate. Which major investors are buying Ares Commercial Real Estate stock? ACRE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. 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 $13.92. How big of a company is Ares Commercial Real Estate? Ares Commercial Real Estate has a market capitalization of $404.94 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: 233 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 236 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 469MarketBeat'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 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Market Correction?