Qualicorp Dividend yield

 Price  19.99
 Dividend  2.36
 Earnings  2.63
 Cash-flow  2.98
 Book value  5.88
 Equity  5.51

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

Qualicorp paid a total dividend of 670 million BRL last year, for a market value of 5,677 millions (Market Cap 3,566 millions). Dividend per share of Qualicorp is 2.36 BRL, and his stock market price 19.99 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Qualicorp has a dividend yield of 11.82%, 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 Qualicorp dividend yield with other Nonlife Insurance companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Qualicorp

Qualicorp Dividend Payout

About the ability of Qualicorp to maintain his current dividend of BRL 2.36 per share, an amount that accounts for 11.82%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Qualicorp payout on ernings is currently 89.73%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.27% and 38.98% respectively. Both figures show that Qualicorp 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 Qualicorp is BRL 2.98 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 2.36, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Qualicorp payout

Qualicorp Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Qualicorp Stock performance

Finally, last moth Qualicorp showed a return of -6.50% compared to a worldwide -1.34% average, and a -1.34% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -41.20% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.65%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Nonlife Insurance firms.

Qualicorp stock and market return