Porto Seguro Dividend yield

 Price  46.98
 Dividend  2.14
 Earnings  5.59
 Cash-flow  4.05
 Book value  27.64
 Equity  26.62

Porto Seguro is part of Nonlife Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. Porto Seguro is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Porto Seguro paid a total dividend of 691 million BRL last year, for a market value of 15,175 millions (Market Cap 4,399 millions). Dividend per share of Porto Seguro is 2.14 BRL, and his stock market price 46.98 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Porto Seguro has a dividend yield of 4.56%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also bigger than average of Financials 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 Porto Seguro dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Porto Seguro

Porto Seguro Dividend Payout

About the ability of Porto Seguro to maintain his current dividend of BRL 2.14 per share, an amount that accounts for 4.56%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Porto Seguro payout on ernings is currently 38.28%, which is higher than the market average, but lower than companies of Financials industry, which are 38.17% and 41.32% respectively. Both figures show that Porto Seguro should not have problems to continue paying his 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 Porto Seguro is BRL 4.05 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 2.14, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Porto Seguro, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Financials industry and Nonlife Insurance sector companies.

Porto Seguro payout

Porto Seguro Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Porto Seguro Stock performance

Finally, last moth Porto Seguro showed a return of 7.80% compared to a worldwide 4.24% average, and a 4.05% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 4.60% versus a worldwide performance of a 53.49%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Nonlife Insurance firms.

Porto Seguro stock and market return