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Owners of Oi (NYSE: OIBR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 28 cents per share. At a price of $3.49 as of 2:57 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 28.1%. The average volume for Oi has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Oi has a market cap of $5.8 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. Shares are down 11.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. Oi S.A., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated telecommunication service for residential customers, companies, and governmental agencies in Brazil. Currently there are no analysts that rate Oi a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Oi as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Oi Ratings Report now.