VALE S.A.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 44.48% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 91.93% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 297.72% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of VALE S.A. has a positive value of 81 compared to overall market. VALE S.A. (NYSE:VALE) has climbed 7.5% in the past week and advanced 9.19% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.64% and the outperformance has advanced to 7.23% for the last 4 weeks period.
VALE S.A. (NYSE:VALE) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in VALE S.A. (NYSE:VALE) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $10.4 and hit $10.5 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $10.46, with a gain of 5.02% or 0.5 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 29,084,618 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $10.96 and the company has a market cap of $53,904 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $2.38 .
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.