Cia Paranaense de En Dividend yield

 Price  7.13
 Dividend  0.31
 Earnings  1.58
 Cash-flow  1.43
 Book value  7.13
 Equity  6.78

Cia Paranaense de En is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. Cia Paranaense de En is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Cia Paranaense de En paid a total dividend of 398 million BRL last year, for a market value of 9,148 millions (Market Cap 7,202 millions). Dividend per share of Cia Paranaense de En is 0.31 BRL, and his stock market price 7.13 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Cia Paranaense de En has a dividend yield of 4.35%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also bigger than average of Utilities 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 Cia Paranaense de En dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Cia Paranaense de En

Cia Paranaense de En Dividend Payout

About the ability of Cia Paranaense de En to maintain his current dividend of BRL 0.31 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.35%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Cia Paranaense de En payout on ernings is currently 19.62%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Utilities industry, which are 38.17% and 58.26% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Cia Paranaense de Encan 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 Cia Paranaense de En is BRL 1.43 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 0.31, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Cia Paranaense de En, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

Cia Paranaense de En payout

Cia Paranaense de En Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Cia Paranaense de En Stock performance

Finally, last moth Cia Paranaense de En showed a return of 21.70% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 7.19% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 33.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Electricity firms.

Cia Paranaense de En stock and market return