Engie Brasil Dividend yield

 Price  37.88
 Dividend  2.99
 Earnings  2.13
 Cash-flow  3.32
 Book value  9.71
 Equity  9.64

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

Engie Brasil paid a total dividend of 2,440 million BRL last year, for a market value of 30,910 millions (Market Cap 6,620 millions). Dividend per share of Engie Brasil is 2.99 BRL, and his stock market price 37.88 BRL.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Engie Brasil has a dividend yield of 7.89%, 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 Engie Brasil dividend yield with other Electricity companies or firms from Brazil.

Dividend yield of Engie Brasil

Engie Brasil Dividend Payout

About the ability of Engie Brasil to maintain his current dividend of BRL 2.99 per share, an amount that accounts for 7.89%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Engie Brasil payout on ernings is currently 140.38%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Utilities industry, which are 41.22% and 52.83% respectively. Both figures show that Engie 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 Engie Brasil is BRL 3.32 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of BRL 2.99, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

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

Engie Brasil payout

Engie Brasil Dividend History

Year Yield  BRL  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Engie Brasil Stock performance

Finally, last moth Engie Brasil showed a return of -4.10% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -0.70% of Utilities firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -1.40% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Brazil and Electricity firms.

Engie Brasil stock and market return