Companhia Brasileira Dividend yield

 Price  24.15
 Dividend  0.48
 Earnings  4.03
 Cash-flow  10.06
 Book value  48.30
 Equity  51.67

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

Companhia Brasileira paid a total dividend of 129 million BRL last year, for a market value of 6,472 millions (Market Cap 3,792 millions). Dividend per share of Companhia Brasileira is 0.48 BRL, and his stock market price 24.15 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Companhia Brasileira has a dividend yield of 1.97%, which is lower than the amount offered by the market average , but bigger than Consumer Services industry. Dividend yields are similar among companies from the same industry, so it is a positive sign for the company.

In addition, you should compare Companhia Brasileira dividend yield with other Food and Drug Retailers companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Companhia Brasileira

Companhia Brasileira Dividend Payout

About the ability of Companhia Brasileira to maintain his current dividend of BRL 0.48 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.97%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Companhia Brasileira payout on ernings is currently 11.91%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Companhia Brasileiracan 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 Companhia Brasileira is BRL 10.06 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 0.48, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Companhia Brasileira payout

Companhia Brasileira Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Companhia Brasileira Stock performance

Finally, last moth Companhia Brasileira showed a return of 3.60% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -27.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Food and Drug Retailers firms.

Companhia Brasileira stock and market return