American Campus Communities Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased ACC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $45, the dividend yield is 3.2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ACC was $45,
representing a -7.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.49 and a
6.66% increase over the 52 week low of $42.19.
ACC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). ACC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.59. Zacks Investment Research reports ACC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.28%, compared to an
industry average of 10.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to ACC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ACC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Residential Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio (
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (
- Schwab U.S. REIT ETF (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti Beta Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHH with an increase of
17.14% over the last 100 days. REZ has the highest percent
weighting of ACC at 3.24%.