Atacadao SA Dividend yield

 Price  17.76
 Dividend  0.71
 Earnings  1.41
 Cash-flow  1.79
 Book value  8.07
 Equity  7.34

Atacadao SA is part of Food and Drug Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Atacadao SA is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Atacadao SA paid a total dividend of 1,409 million BRL last year, for a market value of 35,254 millions (Market Cap 4,595 millions). Dividend per share of Atacadao SA is 0.71 BRL, and his stock market price 17.76 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Atacadao SA has a dividend yield of 4.02%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services 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 Atacadao SA dividend yield with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Atacadao SA

Atacadao SA Dividend Payout

About the ability of Atacadao SA to maintain his current dividend of BRL 0.71 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.02%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Atacadao SA payout on ernings is currently 50.35%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 39.27% and 23.67% respectively. Both figures show that Atacadao SA can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

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 Atacadao SA is BRL 1.79 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 0.71, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Atacadao SA, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Consumer Services industry and Food and Drug Retailers sector companies.

Atacadao SA payout

Atacadao SA Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Atacadao SA Stock performance

Finally, last moth Atacadao SA showed a return of -2.10% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -1.20% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -13.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

Atacadao SA stock and market return