On Monday, Shares of Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE), added 5.56% and closed at $5.89 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $5.63 and $5.94. The company’s Market capitalization is $30.02 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 3.19 Billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $2.13 and reached to max level of $6.26. Vale S.A., together with its auxiliaries, engages in the research, production, and sale of iron ore and pellets, nickel, fertilizer, copper, coal, manganese, ferroalloys, cobalt, platinum group metals, and precious metals in Brazil and internationally. Its Bulk Material segment produces and extracts iron ore and pellet. This segment is also involved in the production and extraction of manganese, ferroalloys, and others ferrous products and services; and extraction of coal, in addition to in the provision of railroad, port, and terminal logistics services. The companys Base Metals segment produces and extracts non-ferrous minerals, counting nickel and copper. Its Fertilizers segment provides a group of nutrients, such as potash, phosphates, and nitrogen. The company also invests in energy generation through operating hydroelectric plants and centers, in addition to produces steel. The company was formerly known as Companhia Vale do Rio Doce and changed its name to Vale S.A. in May 2009.
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM), jumped 0.32% and closed at $31.28 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $31.16 and $31.48. The company’s Market capitalization is $157.47 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 25.93 Billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $20.45 and reached to max level of $31.48. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited engages in the computer-aided design, manufacture, packaging, testing, sale, and marketing of integrated circuits, color filters, and other semiconductor devices. The company is also involved in manufacturing masks; and wholesaling and retailing electronic materials. In addition, it provides marketing and engineering support services; and customer service and technical support services, in addition to sells electronic parts and solar related products.