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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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Operating margin (%) 20.00
LTS:0QD9's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. LTS:0QD9: 20.00 )
LTS:0QD9' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 20

Net-margin (%) 5.72
LTS:0QD9's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1269 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.10 vs. LTS:0QD9: 5.72 )
LTS:0QD9' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 5.72

ROE (%) 4.09
LTS:0QD9's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2314 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.83 vs. LTS:0QD9: 4.09 )
LTS:0QD9' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 4.09

ROA (%) 2.04
LTS:0QD9's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2400 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.56 vs. LTS:0QD9: 2.04 )
LTS:0QD9' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 2.04

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Preferred stocks of Vale SA

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
06230.Hongkong98.003.72DR
XVALP.Spain9.593.45Pfd Shs -A-
VALE5.France0.000.52Class A
VALE.P12.910.43Class A
CVLA.Germany9.643.43Pfd Shs -A-
CVL.Germany9.480.43Class A
CVLE.Germany9.501.80DR
0QD9.country9.113.54Class A

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P/S 1.68
0QD9's P/S is ranked higher than
89% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. 0QD9: 1.68 )
0QD9' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.69
Current: 1.68

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1.69
Current Ratio 1.89
0QD9's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 2426 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. 0QD9: 1.89 )
0QD9' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.89

Quick Ratio 1.23
0QD9's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 2422 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. 0QD9: 1.23 )
0QD9' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.23

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.54
0QD9's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
68% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. 0QD9: 3.54 )
0QD9' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.54

Dividend Payout 0.61
0QD9's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
65% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. 0QD9: 0.61 )
0QD9' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.61

Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.54
0QD9's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
61% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. 0QD9: 3.54 )
0QD9' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.54

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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
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Traded in other countries:VALE.USA, 06210.Hongkong, 06230.Hongkong, XVALO.Spain, XVALP.Spain, VALE3.France, VALE.P.USA, CVLB.Germany, CVLC.Germany, CVLA.Germany, CVL.Germany, CVLE.Germany, CVLD.Germany
Vale S.A. was Limited Liability Company incorporated in Brazil. It is a metals and mining company. The Company is a producer of iron ore and iron ore pellets and the producer of nickel and kaolin. It is also one of the producers of manganese ore and ferroalloys. The Company also produces bauxite, alumina, aluminum, copper, coal, cobalt, precious metals, potash and other products. Vale operates logistics systems in Brazil, including railroads, maritime terminals and a port, which are integrated with its mining operations. Ferrous minerals: Iron ore, iron ore pellets and manganese and ferroalloys: It operates three systems in Brazil for producing and distributing iron ore. Non-ferrous minerals: Nickel, the Company's main nickel mines and processing operations are carried out by its subsidiary Vale Inco, with mining operations in Canada and Indonesia. Aluminum: It is engaged in bauxite mining, alumina refining and aluminum metal smelting. In Brazil, the Company owns a bauxite mine and an alumina refinery, both of which it is currently expanding. Copper: It has copper mining operations in Brazil and Canada. In Brazil, it produces copper concentrates at Sossego in Carajas, in the state of Para. In Canada, it produces copper concentrate, copper anode and copper cathode in conjunction with its nickel mining operations at Sudbury and Voisey's Bay. PGMs: The Company produces platinum-group metals as by-products of its nickel mining and processing operations in Canada. The PGMs are concentrated at its Port Colborne facilities, in the Province of Ontario, Canada and refined at its precious metals refinery in Acton, England. Other precious metals: the Company produces gold and silver as by-products of its nickel mining and processing operations in Canada. Some of these precious metals are upgraded at its facilities in Port Colborne, Ontario and all are refined by unrelated parties in Canada. Other non-ferrous minerals: the Company is a producer of kaolin for the paper industry and Brazil's sole producer of potash. It produces cobalt as a by-product of its nickel mining and processing operations in Canada and refines it at its Port Colborne facilities. Coal: It produces metallurgical and thermal coal through Vale Australia Holdings, which operates coal assets in Australia through wholly-owned subsidiaries and unincorporated joint ventures. Logistics: It is a provider of logistics services in Brazil, with railroads, maritime terminals and a port. Two of its three iron ore systems incorporate an integrated railroad network linked to automated port and terminal facilities, which provide rail transportation for its mining products, general cargo and passengers, bulk terminal storage and ship loading services for its mining operations and for customers. The Company owns and operates integrated railroad and terminal networks in the in the three mining complexes, which are accessible by road or by spur tracks of its EFVM railroad. The Company's EFVM

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