Owners of American Campus Communities (NYSE: ACC) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $36.94 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.9%. The average volume for American Campus Communities has been 786,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. American Campus Communities has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the real estate industry. Shares are down 19.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. American Campus Communities, Inc. is an independent equity real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It primarily engages in developing, owning, and managing high-quality student housing communities. The company has a P/E ratio of 79.06. TheStreet Ratings rates American Campus Communities as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its robust revenue growth -- not just in the most recent periods but in previous quarters as well. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full American Campus Communities Ratings Report now.