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NYSE:VALEVale Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.05 (+0.44 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.33
50-Day Range
MA: $11.09
52-Week Range
Now: $11.33
Volume17.30 million shs
Average Volume29.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$58.10 billion
P/E Ratio43.58
Dividend Yield3.90%
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: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.88 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$37.57 billion
Cash Flow$2.36 per share
Book Value$7.60 per share


Net Income$-1,683,000,000.00


Outstanding Shares5,128,282,000
Market Cap$58.10 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
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Vale (NYSE:VALE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vale's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Vale's stock was trading at $8.50 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VALE shares have increased by 33.3% and is now trading at $11.33.
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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 data on Thursday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.19. The basic materials company earned $10.22 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.62 billion. Vale had a return on equity of 17.48% and a net margin of 3.82%.
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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. Shareholders 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 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Vale's stock. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $17.50. On average, they anticipate Vale's share price to reach $13.79 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% from the stock's current price.
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Has Vale been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about VALE stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vale earned a news impact score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting Vale?

Vale saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 27,550,000 shares, an increase of 28.6% from the May 31st total of 21,420,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 27,570,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. Currently, 0.5% 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?

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.81%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.30%), FMR LLC (0.21%), Turiya Advisors Asia Ltd (0.16%), FIL Ltd (0.16%) and Man Group plc (0.12%).

Which institutional investors are selling Vale stock?

VALE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Banco Santander S.A., Bank of America Corp DE, Turiya Advisors Asia Ltd, APG Asset Management N.V., SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda, and Marshall Wace North America L.P..

Which institutional investors are buying Vale stock?

VALE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, AMS Capital Ltda, SG Americas Securities LLC, Crake Asset Management LLP, FIL Ltd, Marshall Wace LLP, and Trexquant Investment LP.

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 $11.33.

How big of a company is Vale?

Vale has a market capitalization of $58.10 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 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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