Metalurgica Gerdau S Dividend yield

 Price  11.25
 Dividend  2.50
 Earnings  10.23
 Cash-flow  12.50
 Book value  14.06
 Equity  12.52

Metalurgica Gerdau S is part of Industrial Metals and Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Metalurgica Gerdau S is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Metalurgica Gerdau S paid a total dividend of 1,790 million BRL last year, for a market value of 8,055 millions (Market Cap 8,027 millions). Dividend per share of Metalurgica Gerdau S is 2.50 BRL, and his stock market price 11.25 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Metalurgica Gerdau S has a dividend yield of 22.22%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also bigger than average of Basic Materials industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Metalurgica Gerdau S dividend yield with other Industrial Metals and Mining companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Metalurgica Gerdau S

Metalurgica Gerdau S Dividend Payout

About the ability of Metalurgica Gerdau S to maintain his current dividend of BRL 2.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 22.22%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Metalurgica Gerdau S payout on ernings is currently 24.44%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 41.59% and 43.97% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Metalurgica Gerdau Scan maintain his current dividend.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Metalurgica Gerdau S is BRL 12.50 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 2.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Metalurgica Gerdau S, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Basic Materials industry and Industrial Metals and Mining sector companies.

Metalurgica Gerdau S payout

Metalurgica Gerdau S Dividend History

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Metalurgica Gerdau S Stock performance

Finally, last moth Metalurgica Gerdau S showed a return of 6.20% compared to a worldwide 3.75% average, and a 2.90% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -10.10% versus a worldwide performance of a -9.52%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Industrial Metals and Mining firms.

Metalurgica Gerdau S stock and market return