NYSE:VALE - Vale Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$13.01 -0.63 (-4.62 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 02:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.21
Today's Range$12.93 - $13.30
52-Week Range$9.53 - $15.24
Volume921,155 shs
Average Volume22.84 million shs
Market Capitalization$69.86 billion
P/E Ratio9.70
Dividend Yield0.69%
Beta1.72
Vale logoVale S.A., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells iron ore and iron ore pallets 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, as well as engages in the provision of related railroad, port, and terminal logistics services. The Coal segment is involved in the extraction of metallurgical and thermal coal; and provision of related logistic services. The Base Metals segment produces and extracts non-ferrous minerals, including nickel, as well as its by-products, such as ferro-nickel, cobalt, gold, silver, copper, 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Metal mining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:VALE
CUSIPN/A
Phone55-21-3485-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38
Current Ratio1.68
Quick Ratio1.25

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.70
Forward P/E Ratio8.97
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$33.97 billion
Price / Sales2.00
Cash Flow$1.9985 per share
Price / Cash6.51
Book Value$8.58 per share
Price / Book1.52

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.35
Net Income$5.51 billion
Net Margins13.17%
Return on Equity13.02%
Return on Assets6.10%

Miscellaneous

Employees73,062
Outstanding Shares5,217,650,000
Market Cap$69.86 billion

Vale (NYSE:VALE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vale's stock symbol?

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

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

Vale announced a special dividend on Friday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.0462 per share on Thursday, September 27th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 3rd. View Vale's Dividend History.

How were Vale's earnings last quarter?

Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 26th. The basic materials company reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.25 by $0.15. The basic materials company earned $9.05 billion during the quarter. Vale had a return on equity of 13.02% and a net margin of 13.17%. View Vale's Earnings History.

When is Vale's next earnings date?

Vale is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vale.

What price target have analysts set for VALE?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Vale's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate Vale's share price to reach $14.5556 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vale.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vale?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vale in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vale.

Are investors shorting Vale?

Vale saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 55,084,008 shares, a decrease of 22.0% from the July 13th total of 70,637,781 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 20,806,351 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days. View Vale's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Vale's key competitors?

Who are Vale's key executives?

Vale's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Fabio Schvartsman, Pres & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Luciano Siani Pires, CFO & Exec. Officer for IR (Age 48)
  • Murilo Muller, Controllership Director & Chief Accountant
  • Sonia Zagury, Corp. Fin. Director
  • André Figueiredo, Director of Investor Relations

Has Vale been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VALE stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vale earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 47.43 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Vale.

Who are Vale's major shareholders?

Vale's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.62%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (1.29%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (0.56%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.46%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.39%) and Silchester International Investors LLP (0.35%).

Which major investors are selling Vale stock?

VALE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Silchester International Investors LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and FMR LLC.

Which major investors are buying Vale stock?

VALE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., USS Investment Management Ltd, Investec Asset Management PTY Ltd, Pinebridge Investments L.P. and Sei Investments Co..

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vale's stock price today?

One share of VALE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.20.

How big of a company is Vale?

Vale has a market capitalization of $69.86 billion and generates $33.97 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $5.51 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.35 on an earnings per share basis. Vale employs 73,062 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Vale?

Vale's mailing address is 700 Avenida das Am¿ricas Block 8, Rio de Janeiro D5, 22640-100. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 55-21-3485-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vale (NYSE VALE)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  571 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  742 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,313
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vale and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VALE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VALE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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