Cosan S/A Industria Dividend yield

 Price  91.42
 Dividend  1.50
 Earnings  2.44
 Cash-flow  2.40
 Book value  19.05
 Equity  18.91

Cosan S/A Industria is part of Food Producers business, which is part of Consumer Goods industry. Cosan S/A Industria is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Cosan S/A Industria paid a total dividend of 846 million BRL last year, for a market value of 51,561 millions (Market Cap 28,793 millions). Dividend per share of Cosan S/A Industria is 1.50 BRL, and his stock market price 91.42 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Cosan S/A Industria has a dividend yield of 1.64%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also lower than average of Consumer Goods industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Cosan S/A Industria dividend yield with other Food Producers companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Cosan S/A Industria

Cosan S/A Industria Dividend Payout

About the ability of Cosan S/A Industria to maintain his current dividend of BRL 1.50 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.64%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Cosan S/A Industria payout on ernings is currently 61.48%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Goods industry, which are 38.16% and 45.22% respectively. Both figures show that Cosan S/A Industria 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 Cosan S/A Industria is BRL 2.40 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 1.50, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Cosan S/A Industria, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Consumer Goods industry and Food Producers sector companies.

Cosan S/A Industria payout

Cosan S/A Industria Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Cosan S/A Industria Stock performance

Finally, last moth Cosan S/A Industria showed a return of 12.30% compared to a worldwide 4.25% average, and a 4.48% of Consumer Goods firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 70.10% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.42%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Food Producers firms.

Cosan S/A Industria stock and market return