Vale SA


  • Dec 2- Brazil's Vale SA is considering listing part of its global base metals business in Toronto and London, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the plan, as the miner looks to fund capital projects amid a collapse in iron ore prices. Vale could outline the broad details of the plan for Toronto and London as early as Tuesday at an investor day event in...

  • VANCOUVER/ TORONTO, Dec 1- Brazil's Vale SA is considering listing part of its global base metals business, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Monday, as the miner looks to fund capital projects amid a collapse in iron ore prices. Vale could outline the plan to list a new entity in Toronto and London as early as Tuesday at an investor day event being held...

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  • Iron ore to suffer another double-digit dive in 2015 Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 11:00 PM ET

    Iron ore prices have dived this year and there's no respite ahead for the metal, according to Citi, which forecasts double-digit declines in 2015.

  • TORONTO, Nov 10- Global mining companies stung by slumping commodity prices are looking forward to a modest consolation prize- weaker local currencies and falling oil prices that will help trim their costs. "It's definitely a silver lining," said Chris Mancini, analyst at Gabelli Gold Fund. Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd, which produces two-thirds of its gold in Canada,...

  • UPDATE 3-Vale posts surprise loss, shares dive Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 12:41 PM ET

    RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 30- Vale posted a surprise $1.44 billion loss, and its shares tumbled to a 5-1/ 2- year low as investors worried about the cost of the Brazilian miner's expansion plans and a possible cut to its dividend in a new era of lower iron ore prices. Vale SA cited low iron ore prices and a weak local currency for the third-quarter loss. Vale is attempting to...

  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    **Platform Specialty Products Corp said it would buy Arysta LifeScience Ltd for about $3.51 billion, Platform's third acquisition this year as the company looks to strengthen its agrichemicals business. **The top two lawmakers on the Senate's antitrust panel have urged regulators to scrutinize food distributor Sysco Corp's planned purchase of rival U.S....

  • SYDNEY, Oct 20- London copper inched down on Monday after climbing in the last session from its lowest in around six months, hit by worries over the end of U.S. stimulus. *The Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan index of consumer sentiment was surprisingly strong in early October, rising to more than a seven-year high. *In nickel markets, Brazil's Vale SA sees a...

  • Rio Tinto lifts iron ore output as prices see-saw Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 12:44 AM ET

    Rio Tinto said a strong third quarter and productivity gains led to a 12 percent rise in iron ore production as price volatility persists.

  • Earnings season begins: Bright spots and worries Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 10:30 AM ET
    A woman holding an umbrella walks past a KFC restaurant, operated by Yum! Brands Inc.

    Traders are also watching Brazil after its election surprise.

  • BHP to slash costs to become cheapest supplier Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    BHP Billiton aims to cut its iron ore production costs by more than 25 percent and squeeze more tons from its mines as it aims to overtake Rio Tinto.

  • China steel demand shrinks for first time in 14 years Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:51 PM ET
    A worker stands on reinforcing steel at a construction site in Beijing, China.

    China's steel consumption fell for the first time, leading to a surplus of iron ore and a 40 percent plunge in prices of the steelmaking raw material.

  • Iron ore prices sink but big miners ramp up production

    Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor, discusses why major producers like Vale are cranking up iron ore output despite the recent slump in prices.

  • Vale CEO: How we're staying competitive Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 3:14 AM ET
    Vale's Brucutu mine in Barao dos Cocais, Minas Gerais.

    A new deal with Chinese shipping firm Cosco will help Vale capture a larger share of the Chinese iron ore market, CEO Murilo Ferreira told CNBC.

  • Vale CEO: Iron ore prices will rise by year-end   Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 12:44 AM ET

    Murilo Ferreira, CEO of Vale, tells CNBC's Sri Jegarajah why he isn't worried about the recent slump in iron ore prices. He also explains why he remains upbeat on China.

  • Midday movers: AIG, Amgen, Lear & more Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:07 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • Ebola a long term 'blip' for Africa investors Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    A nurse wears a special uniform to be protected from the Ebola virus at a state hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone, in August 2014.

    American investors aren't panicked about the re-emergence of Ebola in Africa, at least in the long term.

  • China deepens Brazil ties, plans to build railways Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 7:45 PM ET
    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and Chinese President Xi Jinping.

    In a raft of energy, finance and industry accords signed, China and Brazil will team up to build railways.

  • Rio Tinto iron ore output rises in second quarter Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 1:24 AM ET

    Rio Tinto said it was on track to produce 295 million tons of the steel-making material in 2014, up from 266 million last year.

  • 'Sell in May' just isn't what it used to be Friday, 30 May 2014 | 9:40 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    For the second year in a row, selling in May hasn't panned out the way people thought it would.