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Brazil has a stable economy. There are many reasons such as clean, energetic matrix and a large domestic market that make the country one of the world's best investment opportunities. The country also offers a safe and outstanding investment environment to the investors. They should focus on these dividendos do Brasil stocks to make their portfolio more attractive.
Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (BVMF: CSNA3)
It is a Brazil-based company which is mainly engaged in the steel industry. The company divides its business into five segments which include Steel sector, Mining sector, Cement sector, Logistics sector and Energy sector which includes investments in energy generation projects to guarantee the company's self-sufficiency. As of December 31, 2011 the company had a number of subsidiaries, such as Compaanhia Metalic Nordesta, Inal Nordesta SA, CAN Acos Longos SA, Companhia Metalurgica Prada, Sepeiba Tecon SA, among others.
The company has a market capitalization of 12.17 Billion, EPS is 0.70, P/E ratio is 11.90 and the dividend yield is 7.50% at the annual dividend payout of 0.14.
Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (BVMF: PETR4)
It is an integrated oil and gas company based in Brazil. Its activities are divided into six segments: Exploration and Production; Provision; Gas and Energy; Biofuel; Distribution and International. The company operates through numerous subsidiaries, including Petrobras Quimica SA, Petrobras Distribuidora SA, Braspetro Oil Services Company and Braspetro Oil Company, among others. Its major shareholder is Brazil, Republic of (Government).
It as a market capitalization of 231.93 Million, EPS is 1.51, P/E ratio is 11.80 and the dividend yield is 4.09% at the annual dividend payout of 0.38.
Bradespar SA (BVMF: BRAP4)
It is a Brazil-based holding company which is engaged mainly in the steel industry. It main activity is to participate in other companies as a partner or shareholder. The company is also involved in the extraction of iron ore, manganese and ferroalloys; pellet production; manufacture of non-ferrous minerals; production of potash, phosphate and nitrogen and logistic services. As of December 31, 2011 the company wholly owned Antares Holdings Ltda and held a 17% stake in Valepar SA.
It has a market capitalization of 9.12 Billion, EPS is 1.29, P/E ratio is 20.22 and the dividend yield is 4.39% at the annual dividend payout of 0.27.
Natura Cosmeticos SA (BVMF: NATU3)
The company with its subsidiaries is engaged in the manufacture, industrialization, distribution and commercialization of cosmetics, fragrances and personal hygiene products under the brand name Natura. The company has its operations in Chile, Peru, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia, Spain and Netherland, among others. On February 28, 2013 the company concluded the acquisition of a 65% stake in Emeis Holdings Pty Ltd, Operating under Aesop brand.
It has a market capitalization of 19.58 Billion, EPS is 2.00, P/E ratio is 22.77 and the dividend yield is 4.34% at the annual dividend payout of 0.78.
Valid Solucoes E Servicos De Seguranca (BVMF: VLID3)
It is engaged in the areas of means of payment, identification systems and telecommunications. In the area of mean of payment, the Company is primarily engage in the production of cards, which are used as methods of payments and identification, as well as in the processes of customization, storage, recovery and secure transmission of data. The telecommunications area mainly consists of smart cards, payphone cards and mobile payment solutions, such as public transport tickets, among others.
It has a market capitalization of 1.67 Billion, EPS is 1.91, P/E ratio is 15.78 and the dividend yield is 3.60% at the annual dividend payout of 0.10.