Vale S.A. (VALE) current stock price is $14.35. During the last trading session, the stock soared, reaching $14.475 after opening at $14.16. The stock’s lowest point was $14.14 before it closed at $14.40.
Vale S.A.’s stock has had a calm market performance. The 1-year high for the company’s stock was $18.75 on 01/26/23, and the lowest price during the same period was recorded at $12.00 on 08/16/23.
52-week price history of VALE Stock
Analyzing the 52-week price history of a stock, including its high and low prices, can provide valuable insight into its current status and potential future performance. Vale S.A.’s current trading price is -23.48% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 19.57%. The stock’s price range for this period has remained between $12.00 and $18.75. The Basic Materials sector company’s shares managed to surpass a trading volume of around 6.98 million for the day, which was noticeably lower compared to the shares’ average daily volume of 20.5 million over the last three months.
Financial Performance and Market Capitalization
Vale S.A. (VALE) has experienced a quarterly rise of 2.12% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 66.82B and boasts a workforce of 64516 employees.
Analysts’ Ratings For Vale S.A.
As of right now, 14 analysts are rating Vale S.A. as a BUY, 2 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 7 analysts are recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 2 analysts are rating the stock as SELL.
Moving average and trading volume data
Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 13.69, with a change in price of +0.20. Similarly, Vale S.A. recorded 20,861,287 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of +1.41%.
VALE Debt-to-equity ratio analysis
The debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio is a valuable metric that offers insight into a company’s financial health and standing in the market. This ratio is calculated by dividing a company’s current total liabilities by its shareholders’ equity. The D/E ratio illustrates the extent of debt a company is utilizing to support its assets in relation to the value of its shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for VALE stands at 0.36. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 0.34.
VALE Stock Stochastic Average
As of today, the raw stochastic average of Vale S.A. over the past 50 days is 68.61%. This is a decrease compared to the raw stochastic average of the last 20 days, which was recorded at 89.45%. Additionally, the Stochastic %K and %D values for the company were 89.30% and 84.64%, respectively, over the past 20 days.
VALE Stock Price Performance Analysis
Investors have been left with mixed emotions regarding the stock price performance over the year, as it’s been a mixed bag. Until today this year the stock’s price performance recorded a decrease of -12.93%. However, over the last six months, the performance has been stronger by -5.22%. The price of VALE increased 16.82% over the last 30 days. And in the last five days, it has surged by 7.78%.