Energia Paulista PN Dividend yield

 Price  24.32
 Dividend  3.46
 Earnings  5.07
 Cash-flow  1.87
 Book value  20.27
 Equity  19.20

Energia Paulista PN is part of Electricity business, which is part of Utilities industry. Energia Paulista PN is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Energia Paulista PN paid a total dividend of 1,387 million BRL last year, for a market value of 9,752 millions (Market Cap 4,567 millions). Dividend per share of Energia Paulista PN is 3.46 BRL, and his stock market price 24.32 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Energia Paulista PN has a dividend yield of 14.24%, 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 Energia Paulista PN dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Energia Paulista PN

Energia Paulista PN Dividend Payout

About the ability of Energia Paulista PN to maintain his current dividend of BRL 3.46 per share, an amount that accounts for 14.24%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Energia Paulista PN payout on ernings is currently 68.24%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 39.27% and 52.49% respectively. Both figures show that Energia Paulista PN 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 Energia Paulista PN is BRL 1.87 per share, which is lower than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 3.46, so the company does not generate enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Energia Paulista PN, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Utilities industry and Electricity sector companies.

Energia Paulista PN payout

Energia Paulista PN Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Energia Paulista PN Stock performance

Finally, last moth Energia Paulista PN showed a return of -1.10% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -0.64% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 11.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Electricity firms.

Energia Paulista PN stock and market return