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Brazil Real Estate Stocks

Over the past few years, dividends have increasingly contributed to Brazil's broad market returns as measured by the S&P Brazil BM, accounting for over a quarter of the market's total returns during the period. Dividends have played a very important role in Brazil. The S&P Brazil Dividend Indices are some of the first dividend-focused indices in the Brazilian market to provide investors with a means of tracking the performance of dividend paying securities. Below are five ações brasileiras com dividendos which are related to the real estate sector. Take a look.

Monteiro Aranha SA (BVMF: MOAR3)

MASA is a Brazil-based holding company which is engaged in financial, real estate and industrial sectors. With its subsidiaries, the company is engaged in the management of investment funds, participation in the real estate development, insurance brokerage and administration services, business of consulting and administration services in the area of real estate investments, development, construction, sale, rental and management of real estate properties, provision of services in the area of telecommunications and among others.

It has a market capitalization of 1.70 Billion, EPS is 11.18, P/E ratio is 12.43 and the dividend yield is 18.41% at the annual dividend payout of 0.96.

CHP Companhia Habitasul de Participacoes (BVMF: HBTS5)

The company is mainly active in the real estate sector. With its subsidiaries, it is engaged in the purchase, sale, rental and management of real estate properties, as well as supervision of works, studies and projects related to real estate. CHP also offers services for the hospitality industry, such as management services for hotels, resorts and restaurants. In addition by its affiliated companies, it is active in the production pulp, paper, packaging, wooden furniture and resins.

The company has a market capitalization of 93.99 Million, EPS is 1.17, P/E ratio is 8.82 and the dividend yield is 13.11% at the annual dividend payout of 1.35.

Brasil Brokers Participacoes SA (BVMF: BBRK3)

It is Brazil-based Company which is engaged in the real estate sector. Through its subsidiaries, the company is engaged in the real estate brokerage and consulting services. it operates in the Brazilian states of Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Bahia, Goias, Amazonas, Para, Permambuco, Rio Grande do Norte and Distrito Fedral, among others. As of December 31, 2011, it had a number of subsidiaries which include Abreu Brokers Servicos Imobiliarios SA, Abyara Brokers Intermediaco Imobiliaria SA, Acer Consultores em Imoveis Ltda among others.

It has a market capitalization of 1.02 Billion, EPS is 0.40, P/E ratio is 13.58 and the dividend yield is 5.74% at the annual dividend payout of 0.31.

Cyrela Commercial Properties SA Emp Part (BVMF: CCPR3)

It is a Brazil-based company which is engaged in the real estate sector. It is engaged along with its subsidiaries in the development, sale and rental of commercial properties, assets management, operation of shopping centers, business of management services and contracts management. The company's activities are divided into six segments which are the Building sector, the Real Estate Development Sector, the Warehouse sector, the Shopping sector, the Services sector and others sector which includes the rental of other types of real estate properties.

It has a market capitalization of 1.72 Billion, EPS is 1.74, P/E ratio is 11.94 and the dividend yield is 4.22% at the annual dividend payout of 0.88.

MRV Energenharia e Participacoes SA (BVMF: MRVE3)

It is engaged in the real estate development. The company is mainly active in the development, construction, marketing and management of residential real estate properties. Through its affiliated company LOG Commercial Properties and Holdings SA, it is engaged in the construction and leasing of industrial warehouse, shops, offices, shopping centers and strip malls, as well as in the subdivision and sale of industrial land.

The company has a market capitalization of 3.90 Billion, EPS is 1.01, P/E ratio is 8.12 and the dividend yield is 3.19% at the annual dividend payout of 0.26.