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Gerdau PN paid a total dividend of 57 million BRL last year, for a market capitalization of 12,480 millions. Dividend per share of Gerdau PN is 0.05 BRL, and his stock market price 10.89 BRL.
According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Gerdau PN has a dividend yield of 0.46%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...
About the ability of Gerdau PN to maintain his current dividend of BRL 0.05 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.46%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Gerdau PN payout on ernings is currently -3.16%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 39.68% and 30.78% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Gerdau PNcan maintain his current dividend.
The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this latter amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Gerdau PN is BRL 2.18 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 0.05, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.
The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Gerdau PN, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Basic Materials industry and Industrial Metals and Mining sector companies. You might also need to check full financial report of Gerdau PN.
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