TELEF BRASIL Dividend yield

 Price  38.35
 Dividend  3.75
 Earnings  5.48
 Cash-flow  10.65
 Book value  42.61
 Equity  41.83

TELEF BRASIL is part of Fixed Line Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. TELEF BRASIL is a company from Brazil, and his stocks are publicly traded.

TELEF BRASIL paid a total dividend of 6,281 million BRL last year, for a market value of 64,236 millions (Market Cap 16,838 millions). Dividend per share of TELEF BRASIL is 3.75 BRL, and his stock market price 38.35 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, TELEF BRASIL has a dividend yield of 9.79%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Brazil. It is also bigger than average of Telecommunications 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 TELEF BRASIL dividend yield with other Fixed Line Telecommunications companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of TELEF BRASIL

TELEF BRASIL Dividend Payout

About the ability of TELEF BRASIL to maintain his current dividend of BRL 3.75 per share, an amount that accounts for 9.79%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). TELEF BRASIL payout on ernings is currently 68.43%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 41.22% and 48.17% respectively. Both figures show that TELEF BRASIL 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 TELEF BRASIL is BRL 10.65 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 3.75, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of TELEF BRASIL, compared againt world market average, Brazil companies, Telecommunications industry and Fixed Line Telecommunications sector companies.


TELEF BRASIL Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

TELEF BRASIL Stock performance

Finally, last moth TELEF BRASIL showed a return of 0.80% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -2.41% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -20.40% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Fixed Line Telecommunications firms.

TELEF BRASIL stock and market return