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NYSE:VALEVale Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.45 (+4.83 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.76
50-Day Range
MA: $8.40
52-Week Range
Now: $9.76
Volume37.18 million shs
Average Volume24.46 million shs
Market Capitalization$50.05 billion
P/E Ratio244.06
Dividend Yield6.34%
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: 4.4Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.36 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$37.57 billion
Cash Flow$2.43 per share
Book Value$6.49 per share


Net Income$-1,683,000,000.00


Outstanding Shares5,128,280,000
Market Cap$50.05 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (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 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VALE shares have increased by 14.8% and is now trading at $9.76. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vale?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vale in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Vale.

When is Vale's next earnings date?

Vale is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Vale.

How were Vale's earnings last quarter?

Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 24th. The basic materials company reported $0.36 earnings per share 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 16.43% and a net margin of 0.54%. View Vale's earnings history.

How often does Vale pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vale?

Vale declared 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 is Friday, December 27th. This is a boost from Vale's previous dividend of $0.19. View Vale's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for VALE?

16 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Vale's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $17.50. On average, they anticipate Vale's stock price to reach $12.85 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Vale.

Has Vale been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about VALE stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vale earned a news sentiment score of -3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutVale.

Are investors shorting Vale?

Vale saw a decline in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 23,360,000 shares, a decline of 8.3% from the April 30th total of 25,470,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 33,360,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.7 days. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Vale's Current Options Chain.

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Research Global Investors (3.05%), Capital International Investors (1.21%), BlackRock Inc. (1.15%), Invesco Ltd. (1.08%), Capital World Investors (0.65%) and Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.60%).

Which major investors are selling Vale stock?

VALE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Capital World Investors, Wellington Management Group LLP, State Street Corp, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda, Morgan Stanley, and Morgan Stanley.

Which major investors are buying Vale stock?

VALE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Driehaus Capital Management LLC, BW Gestao de Investimentos Ltda., Deutsche Bank AG, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., JGP Global Gestao de Recursos Ltda., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and APG Asset Management N.V..

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 $9.76.

How big of a company is Vale?

Vale has a market capitalization of $50.05 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 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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