Owners of Associated Estates Realty (NYSE: AEC) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 19 cents per share. At a price of $16.53 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.7%. The average volume for Associated Estates Realty has been 803,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Associated Estates Realty has a market cap of $936.6 million and is part of the real estate industry. Shares are up 1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Associated Estates Realty Corporation is an independent real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It specializes in owning and managing apartment communities in the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions of the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 108.53. TheStreet Ratings rates Associated Estates Realty as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. You can view the full Associated Estates Realty Ratings Report now.