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 $15.36 -0.07 (-0.45 %) (As of 04/18/2019 03:07 PM ET)Previous Close$15.43Today's Range$15.32 - $15.435052-Week Range$12.08 - $15.53Volume71,247 shsAverage Volume209,603 shsMarket Capitalization$441.69 millionP/E Ratio11.05Dividend Yield8.57%Beta0.61 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, real estate preferred equity investments, mezzanine loans, and other CRE investments. Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation has elected and qualified to be taxed as a real estate investment trust for the United States federal income tax purposes under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. 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 CIK1529377 Webwww.arescre.com Phone212-750-7300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.72 Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.05 Forward P/E Ratio11.29 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$118.28 million Price / Sales3.73 Cash Flow$1.3368 per share Price / Cash Flow11.49 Book Value$14.83 per share Price / Book1.04Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.39 Net Income$38.60 million Net Margins32.63% Return on Equity9.39% Return on Assets2.31%Miscellaneous Employees1,075 Outstanding Shares28,756,000Market Cap$441.69 million Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated) 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 Friday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Tuesday, April 16th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. This is a positive change from Ares Commercial Real Estate's previous quarterly dividend of $0.31. 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 Thursday, February, 21st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.06. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $30.88 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29 million. Ares Commercial Real Estate had a net margin of 32.63% and a return on equity of 9.39%. 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 Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ares Commercial Real Estate. What price target have analysts set for ACRE? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Ares Commercial Real Estate's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Ares Commercial Real Estate's stock price to reach $14.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.9%. 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 trended neutral on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ares Commercial Real Estate earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Ares Commercial Real Estate? Ares Commercial Real Estate saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,002,418 shares, an increase of 61.4% from the March 15th total of 621,171 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 236,998 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.2 days. Approximately 3.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Ares Commercial Real Estate's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Ares Commercial Real Estate's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Ares Commercial Real Estate include Safestore (SFSHF), LTC Properties (LTC), Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP), Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX), Hannon Armstrong Sustnbl Infrstr Cap (HASI), National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA), CYRELA BRAZIL R/S (CYRBY), Redwood Trust (RWT), Global Net Lease (GNL), TIER REIT (TIER), TPG RE Finance Trust (TRTX), Essential Properties Realty Trust (EPRT), PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (PMT), Industrial Logistics Properties Trust (ILPT) and Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG). What other stocks do shareholders of Ares Commercial Real Estate own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ares Commercial Real Estate investors own include Twitter (TWTR), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Ares Capital (ARCC), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), Ladder Capital (LADR), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), Uniti Group (UNIT) and BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (BPT). 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 49)Mr. Tae-Sik Yoon, CFO & Treasurer (Age 52)Mr. Don Haisch, Chief Accounting OfficerMr. Carl G. Drake C.F.A., CFA, Partner/Head of Public Investor Relations & CommunicationsMs. Michele Brancati, Investor Relations Contact 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 shareholders include Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.12%). Company insiders that own Ares Commercial Real Estate stock include James Alan Henderson, James E Skinner, Michael J Arougheti, Rand Scott April, Robert L Rosen and William Stephen Benjamin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ares Commercial Real Estate. Which major investors are buying Ares Commercial Real Estate stock? ACRE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 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, Rand Scott April, 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 $15.36. How big of a company is Ares Commercial Real Estate? Ares Commercial Real Estate has a market capitalization of $441.69 million and generates $118.28 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $38.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.39 on an earnings per share basis. Ares Commercial Real Estate employs 1,075 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: 245 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 247 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 492MarketBeat'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 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Derivative?