|Bid||1,260.00 x 126000|
|Ask||1,375.00 x 50000|
|Day's range||1,340.00 - 1,372.00|
|52-week range||929.70 - 1,518.50|
|PE ratio (TTM)||29.27|
|Earnings date||21 Aug 2017|
|Dividend & yield||0.54 (3.60%)|
|1y target est||18.05|
Brazilian mining giant Vale said its Samarco joint venture with BHP Billiton is no longer expected to resume operations this year after a catastrophic dam disaster in 2015
With the company's financial metrics continuing to head in the right direction during the second quarter, it could lead to a big announcement down the road.
As oil and metals prices rise, Australian stocks in particular get a boost on Wednesday. Nikkei also rises.