What Does MACD Oscillator Analysis predict about American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC)?

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) for the period of 9-Day stands at 46.71% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 59.69%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

American Campus Communities, Inc. is a fully integrated, self-managed and self-administered equity REIT with expertise in the acquisition, design, finance, development, construction management, leasing and management of student housing properties.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) opened the session at $44.85 and after going down -1.98% closed at $44.11. The stock lost -0.74 points in the last trade.

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $43.98 and $44.94 during the previous active session. American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) traded with the volume of 1.11 Million with average volume of 649.16 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.29 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.66 and 34.33 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) is at 0.1% and the shares outstanding are 136.3 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) stands at 3.99% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 90.57 while Forward P/E shows the value of 52.7.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 3.63. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 7.78 and 1.67 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 235.77 and 102.77 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) stands at 0 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.

Return on Assets ROA of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) is at 1.1% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) stand at 1.9% and 2.9% respectively.

The payout ratio of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) stands at 346.9%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -2.15% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -8.52%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -7.85% while six month performance of the shares of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) remained bearish with the count of -10.58%.

The yearly and YTD performance of American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) remained down at -10.47% and -11.37% respectively.