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Vale SA VALE3 Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Jun 02, 2023, 4:07 PM BRT | BRL
  • Last Close 67.94
  • Sector Basic Materials
  • Industry Other Industrial Metals & Mining
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 67.37  –  68.20
  • Year Range 61.90  –  94.48
  • Market Cap 300.9356 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 39.2 Mil /  26.7 Mil
  • Price / Sales 1.41
  • Price / Book 1.53
  • Forward Div Yield 5.61%
  • Trailing Div Yield 0.24%

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Key Statistics VALE3

Company Profile VALE3

Business Description

Vale is a large global miner and the world’s largest producer of iron ore and pellets. In recent years the company has sold noncore assets such as its fertiliser, coal, and steel operations to concentrate on iron ore, nickel, and copper. Earnings are dominated by the bulk materials division, primarily iron ore and iron ore pellets. The base metals division is much smaller, consisting of nickel mines and smelters along with copper mines producing copper in concentrate.

Praia de Botafogo, 186, Salas 501 a 1901, Botafogo
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22250-145, BRA
Industry Other Industrial Metals & Mining
Employees 76,531

Competitors & Peers VALE3

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FAQs for Vale SA Stock

Yes. VALE3 has a forward dividend yield of 5.61%. See VALE3’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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VALE3’s stock style is Large Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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VALE3’s price/sales is 1.39.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

VALE3’s price/forward earnings is 4.08.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

VALE3’s price/book is 1.52.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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VALE3’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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