Cogna Educacao SA Dividend yield

 Price  3.98
 Dividend  0.12
 Earnings  -1.81
 Cash-flow  0.22
 Book value  6.63
 Equity  -54.85

Cogna Educacao SA is part of General Retailers business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Cogna Educacao SA is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Cogna Educacao SA paid a total dividend of 224 million BRL last year, for a market value of 7,439 millions (Market Cap 7,418 millions). Dividend per share of Cogna Educacao SA is 0.12 BRL, and his stock market price 3.98 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Cogna Educacao SA has a dividend yield of 3.02%, 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 Cogna Educacao SA dividend yield with other General Retailers companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Cogna Educacao SA

Cogna Educacao SA Dividend Payout

About the ability of Cogna Educacao SA to maintain his current dividend of BRL 0.12 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.02%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Cogna Educacao SA payout on ernings is currently -6.63%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.16% and 23.35% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Cogna Educacao SAcan 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 Cogna Educacao SA is BRL 0.22 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 0.12, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Cogna Educacao SA payout

Cogna Educacao SA Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Cogna Educacao SA Stock performance

Finally, last moth Cogna Educacao SA showed a return of 6.40% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 2.83% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -0.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and General Retailers firms.

Cogna Educacao SA stock and market return