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NYSE:VALEVale Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.07 (+0.61 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.49
50-Day Range
MA: $10.93
52-Week Range
Now: $11.49
Volume75.67 million shs
Average Volume26.85 million shs
Market Capitalization$58.92 billion
P/E Ratio44.19
Dividend Yield5.17%
Vale S.A., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells iron ore and iron ore pellets for use as raw materials in steelmaking in Brazil and internationally. It operates through Ferrous Minerals, Coal, and Base Metals segments. The Ferrous Minerals segment produces and extracts iron ore and pellets, manganese, ferroalloys, and others ferrous products and services; and provides related logistic services. The Coal segment is involved in the extraction of metallurgical and thermal coal; and provides related logistic services. The Base Metals segment produces and extracts non-ferrous minerals, including nickel; and its by-products, such as copper, gold, silver, cobalt, precious metals, and others. The company was formerly known as Companhia Vale do Rio Doce and changed its name to Vale S.A. in May 2009. Vale S.A. was founded in 1942 and is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.05 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$37.57 billion
Cash Flow$2.34 per share
Book Value$6.42 per share


Net Income$-1,683,000,000.00


Outstanding Shares5,128,280,000
Market Cap$58.92 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
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Vale (NYSE:VALE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vale's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vale's stock was trading at $8.50 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VALE shares have increased by 35.2% and is now trading at $11.49.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vale?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vale in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 16 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Vale's next earnings date?

Vale is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How were Vale's earnings last quarter?

Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.19. The basic materials company earned $10.22 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.62 billion. Vale had a net margin of 3.82% and a return on equity of 17.48%.
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How often does Vale pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vale?

Vale announced a dividend on Friday, December 20th. Investors of record on Monday, December 30th will be given a dividend of $0.295 per share on Monday, January 1st. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 27th. This is a boost from Vale's previous dividend of $0.19.
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What price target have analysts set for VALE?

17 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Vale's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $17.50. On average, they expect Vale's share price to reach $13.79 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.0% from the stock's current price.
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Has Vale been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about VALE stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vale earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the basic materials company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Vale?

Vale saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 42,880,000 shares, an increase of 40.5% from the June 30th total of 30,530,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 27,830,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days. Currently, 0.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Vale's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vale own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vale investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), General Electric (GE), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Vale's key executives?

Vale's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eduardo de Salles Bartolomeo, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Luciano Siani Pires, CFO & Exec. Officer for IR (Age 49)
  • Murilo Muller, Controllership Director & Chief Accountant
  • Sonia Zagury, Corp. Fin. Director
  • Mr. André Figueiredo, Director of Investor Relations

What is Vale's stock symbol?

Vale trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VALE."

Who are Vale's major shareholders?

Vale's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include AMS Capital Ltda (0.04%), BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A. (0.02%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Comerica Bank (0.01%), Profund Advisors LLC (0.00%) and Deltec Asset Management LLC (0.00%).

Which major investors are selling Vale stock?

VALE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., First Trust Advisors LP, Marketfield Asset Management LLC, BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A., Henry James International Management Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Harbor Investment Advisory LLC.

Which major investors are buying Vale stock?

VALE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AMS Capital Ltda, SG Americas Securities LLC, Profund Advisors LLC, Deltec Asset Management LLC, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Banque Cantonale Vaudoise, and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc..

How do I buy shares of Vale?

Shares of VALE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vale's stock price today?

One share of VALE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.49.

How big of a company is Vale?

Vale has a market capitalization of $58.92 billion and generates $37.57 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-1,683,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.60 on an earnings per share basis. Vale employs 71,149 workers across the globe.

What is Vale's official website?

The official website for Vale is www.vale.com.

How can I contact Vale?

Vale's mailing address is Praia de Botafogo186-offices 701-1901 Botafogo, RIO DE JANEIRO D5, 22250-145. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 55-21-3485-3900 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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