The rising currency has returned as a headwind, courtesy of the knuckleheads in Europe.
Vale has good dividend news for shareholders, and is planning a share buyback.
Investors don't expect price drops in iron ore to last long.
Vale's pulling in profits as iron ore prices spike. What will it do with the money?
Three iron ore companies score big in Asia, and that could cause problems in Europe and other parts of the world.
Vale struggles with worker discontent after acquiring a Canadian operation.
It's going to be a huge year for commodities like palladium and copper. Get in before the big money does.
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