Vale SA Company Profile (NYSE:VALE)

About Vale SA

Vale SA logoVale S.A. (Vale) is a metals and mining company. The Company is also a producer of iron ore and iron ore pellets, and nickel. The Company's segments include Ferrous minerals, Coal, Base metals, Fertilizers and Others. Its Ferrous minerals segment consists of the production and extraction of ferrous minerals, as iron ore, pellets and its logistic services, manganese and ferroalloys, and other ferrous products and services. Its Coal segment consists of the extraction of coal and its logistic services. Its Base metals segment includes the production and extraction of non-ferrous minerals, and is presented as nickel and its by-products (ferro-nickel, copper, precious metals and others) and copper. Its Fertilizers segment includes the production of the three major groups of nutrients and other fertilizers products. Its Others segment consists of sales and expenses of other products, services and investments in joint ventures and associate in other businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VALE
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $5.63
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.80
  • P/E Growth: 0.04
  • Market Cap: $28.09B
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,153,375,000
  • Beta: 1.63
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.15)
Consensus Price Target: $5.18 (4.96% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/9/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$4.80 -> $6.20View Rating Details
6/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$4.40View Rating Details
5/13/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket WeightView Rating Details
5/13/2016ScotiabankUpgradeOutperform -> Focus ListView Rating Details
5/10/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$6.50View Rating Details
5/9/2016Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> Hold$4.55 -> $4.78View Rating Details
5/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/5/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$3.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016BB&T Corp.UpgradeHold -> Buy$10.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$4.00View Rating Details
4/14/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeUnderperform -> SellView Rating Details
3/30/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price Target$4.50View Rating Details
3/29/2016HSBCBoost Price Target$3.30View Rating Details
3/24/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$3.50 -> $3.00View Rating Details
3/10/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$2.13 -> $3.93View Rating Details
12/3/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$4.00 -> $3.30View Rating Details
12/2/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingUnderperform$3.75 -> $3.00View Rating Details
11/23/2015Renaissance CapitalLower Price Target$4.20 -> $3.20View Rating Details
10/19/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$7.00View Rating Details
10/2/2015CIBCLower Price Target$7.15 -> $5.80View Rating Details
9/1/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$7.50 -> $5.50View Rating Details
6/3/2015BBA Icatu SecuritiesUpgradeMarket PerformView Rating Details
6/2/2015Itau BBA SecuritiesUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
5/26/2015Bradesco CorretoraReiterated RatingOutperform$11.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details
5/13/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/1/2015SantanderDowngradeUnderperformView Rating Details
11/11/2014Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
10/13/2014Clarkson CapitalDowngradeBuy -> Hold$10.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/28/2016Q1$0.08$0.10ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q3($0.07)($0.19)ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$0.04$0.19ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1($0.22)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q4$0.17($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2014$0.30($0.15)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$0.44$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014$0.54$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014$0.65$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.25 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:-51.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
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Latest Headlines for Vale SA (NYSE:VALE)
DateHeadline logoVale sees Samarco restart in mid-2017 - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:VALE) - August 26 at 7:41 PM logoVale expects to complete coal and fertilizer sales this year - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:VALE) - August 26 at 7:41 PM
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Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) Chart for Saturday, August, 27, 2016

Last Updated on 8/27/2016 by Staff