VALE S.A.(VALE) is having a Dividend Yield of 0.37% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.04. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.04. VALE S.A. has a 5 year average dividend yield of 2.14% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.04. VALE S.A.(VALE) formally announced its most recent dividend on December 20, 2016 with a Dividend per share of $0.04. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $0.04. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 0.37%. VALE S.A.(VALE) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.4 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.98. The 5 year historical dividend growth of VALE S.A.(VALE) is at the rate of 2.34% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.
VALE S.A. (NYSE:VALE) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 2.25% or 0.25 points. After the session commenced at $11.22, the stock reached the higher end at $11.25 while it hit a low of $10.845. With the volume soaring to 31,753,441 shares, the last trade was called at $10.86. The company has a 52-week high of $11.49. The company has a market cap of $55,966 million and there are 5,153,374,900 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $2.67. Shares of Vale S.A. rose by 9.04% in the last five trading days and 9.26% for the last 4 weeks. Vale S.A. is up 49.25% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 42.52%.
Institutional Investors own 7.98% of VALE S.A. shares. Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Vale SA (ADR) was Upgraded by Bernstein to Outperform on Jan 25, 2017. Vale SA (ADR) was Upgraded by Citigroup to Buy on Jan 23, 2017. Vale SA (ADR) was Upgraded by Credit Suisse to Neutral on Dec 7, 2016.
Vale SA is a mining company engaged in the mining of iron ore and pellets, nickel, manganese and ferro-alloys, gold, nickel, copper, kaolin, bauxite, alumina, aluminum, and potash. It operates logistics systems in Brazil, including railroads, maritime terminals and a port. Vale SA is based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.