Telefonica Brasil S.A. ( VIV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 01, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.022585 per share Shareholders who purchased VIV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -45.54% decrease from the prior month. At the current stock price of $9.03, the dividend yield is 3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VIV was $9.03, representing a -57.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.35 and a 4.27% increase over the 52 week low of $8.66.
VIV is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). VIV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.09. Zacks Investment Research reports VIV's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -42.76%, compared to an industry average of -6.7%.