Wall Street analysts expect Santander Brasil (NYSE:BSBR) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.19 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Zero analysts have provided estimates for Santander Brasil’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.22 and the lowest is $0.15. Santander Brasil reported earnings per share of $0.16 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 18.8%. The business is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 25th.
On average, analysts expect that Santander Brasil will report full-year earnings of $0.89 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.69 to $1.04. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the company will post earnings of $0.98 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.76 to $1.13. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of research analysts that that provide coverage for Santander Brasil.
Several equities analysts have issued reports on BSBR shares. Zacks Investment Research raised Santander Brasil from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, January 8th. Citigroup downgraded shares of Santander Brasil from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 1st. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Santander Brasil from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 7th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $14.75.
Shares of BSBR stock traded down $0.33 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $11.24. 714,628 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,348,631. The firm has a market cap of $43,004.08, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.42, a PEG ratio of 1.15 and a beta of 1.53. Santander Brasil has a 12-month low of $6.86 and a 12-month high of $12.11. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10, a quick ratio of 0.90 and a current ratio of 0.91.
The firm also recently announced a special dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.0483 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 6.92%. Santander Brasil’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 21.92%.
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About Santander Brasil
Banco Santander (Brasil) SA provides banking products and services in Brazil and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Commercial Banking and Global Wholesale Banking. It offers savings and investment products, annuities, loans and advances, mortgage loans, credit cards, pension plans, and social securities, as well as leasing and foreign exchange services.
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