Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) Launches Iron Ore Spot Sales On WeChat In Chinese Yuan

Brazilian Mining Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Beijing Iron Ore Trading Corporation (COREX), showing its interest to launch iron ore spot trading on WeChat. The first joint action will be launching a Yuan-priced platform in early next year to facilitate transactions. Vale launch e-trading of iron ore on WeChat […]

Capitalizing on the Cobalt Boom (VALE,PCRCF,BHP)

For investors involved in high-growth market segments, the electric car theme is a huge investment thesis that holds massive potential for those involved in the metals central to the construction of the type of batteries that power this revolution. One of the most important in that mix is cobalt. Cobalt is critical for increasing the […]

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) Is Letting Go CEO

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) decided not to renew the contract of current CEO, Roger Agnelli, after it expires in May, and that’s according to Brazil’s Energy Minister Fernando Coelho Filho. According to media reports, President Dilma Rousseff’s government has asked a key Vale shareholder to help replace Agnelli, after years of criticism by politicians that […]

Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) Intensifies CEO Search

Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) has stepped up the quest for a new CEO as Murilo Ferreira reported his departure, indicating measures by some top shareholders to protect the world’s number 1 iron producer firm from political interference. The buzz Earlier Vale reported Ferreira will step down from his CEO role after his term expires in May. […]

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) Unloads Future Gold Output Worth $800 Million to Reduce Debt

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) has announced the sale of its future gold output valued at $800 million as part of its strategy to reduce its $27 billion debt portfolio. Vale’s debt is load is the second largest debt portfolio after Glencore International PLC, St. Helier (OTCMKTS:GLCNF). Vale’s plan, for now, is to reduce the debt […]

Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) Net Debt Declines Almost 1% To $27.5 Billion

Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) reported that net debt in the second quarter of 2016 dropped almost 1% to $27.5 billion, while the cost of supplying iron ore to China declined to $30.30 a tonne including capital costs. However, with capital costs excluded, the cost of supplying iron ore to China stood at $28.50 a tonne. Luciano […]

Prediction By Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) For China Provides Best Gains For Ibovespa In Americas

Ibovespa experienced the best gains in Americas after Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) made a prediction that China’s demand for iron ore would grow. The prices for the iron ore resource plummeted to the lowest prices experienced in more than ten years. The stocks of the world’s biggest supplier of the steel-making firm went up for […]

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) – A New Low Below $4 Can’t Be Ruled Out

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) rallied by 8.45% with the volume surging to 41 million against the daily average of 10 million only. The stock opened with a sharp gap up and despite some profit booking in the latter hours, managed to protect most of the intraday gains. It was the second consecutive day of […]

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) Reports Record Output Of 74.5 Million Tonnes In 1Q2015 Despite Price Decline

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE), a Brazilian mining firm, has announced on Wednesday the record production of iron ore at 74.5 million tonnes in 1Q2015 despite a drop in prices. The largest producer of iron ore in the world, Vale has further pushed the prices down to IO62-CNI=SI by increasing year on year production at 4.9%. […]

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) and China Merchants Group Enter Into A Strategic Co-Operation Agreement

Boston, MA 09/29/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) and China Merchants Group signed a strategic co-operation contract in Beijing on Friday. Details Of The Deal As reported in an article, the agreement brings together the two companies which seek to establish a strategic understanding regarding iron ore shipping. The two parties have agreed for […]

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE): Aggressive Buy At CMP With Strict SL Below $12.10

Boston, MA 09/18/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) (Closed: 12.39, Down: 1.35%) had a gap up open after three consecutive sessions of rally on the back of the news of the company signing a cooperation agreement in iron ore shipping with China Ocean Shipping Company. The Bearish Harami candle formation though is not very […]

Wall Street Action: Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE), Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ADR) (NYSE:ITUB), Banco Bradesco SA (ADR) (NYSE:BBD)

Boston, MA 07/10/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) earned a positive recommendation from equity analysts at Barclays. The analysts upgraded the stock to an Equal-weight from Underweight. A number of analysts have also revised their observation on the stock. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) maintained an Overweight view on the stock, although […]

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Boston, MA 07/09/2014 (wallstreetpr) – The stock of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) now carries an Outperform rating from Cowen and Company in the latest research note. The development comes when AMAT announced a deal with Tokyo Electron that would see the two companies come under one roof with a new brand name as Eteris. Several […]

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) New Caledonian Nickel Production To Resume Within 10 Days

Boston, MA 06/09/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) New Caledonian Nickel production is set to begin within just 10 days after Vale received the official permission from the Government to start its operations again. The Nickel production facility at Vale in New Caledonia is said to be the second biggest reserve of the world. The […]

Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE): Manufacturing Slump In China Affecting The Stock

Boston, MA 04/24/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) declined sharply after the report showed that the manufacturing has slumped further in China. The drop in commodities led to the decline in the Ibovespa (IBOV). It is the biggest trading partner of Brazil. Vale SA saw a sharp decline in its stock price. It fell to the […]