Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) and Savannah Resources agreed last year to start construction of a new heavy sands mine in southern Mozambique by 2017. However, the joint venture still awaits a green signal from the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy.
Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is 16.30% and weekly performance is 4.28%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $27.99. Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 5.78%.
Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) workers held protests at several of the company’s Brazilian iron-ore mines on Tuesday seeking a bonus that wasn’t paid after slumping prices eroded earnings.
Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) shares fell -6.89% in last trading session and ended the day at $3.11. VALE Gross Margin is 22.60% and its return on assets is -5.50%. Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) quarterly performance is -20.05%.
DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE:DV) announced that it has appointed Ann Weaver Hart, Ph.D., president of the University of Arizona and Linda Katehi, Ph.D., chancellor of the University of California, Davis, to serve on its board of directors. These appointments bring the size of DeVry Education Group’s board to eleven members.
On 23 February, DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE:DV) shares fell -1.49% and was closed at $17.83. DV EPS growth in last 5 year was -11.80%. DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE:DV) year to date (YTD) performance is -29.55%.
On 12 February, Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) signed a long-term contract with GE Aviation through which they will supply nickel-based superalloys, titanium and aluminum for a broad range of engines. The contract is valued at more than $1.5 billion and will generate work for several Alcoa factories across the U.S.
Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) ended the last trading day at $8.53. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 5.63% and price to cash ratio as 5.82. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) showed a weekly performance of 5.05%.
On 18 February, Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) reported fourth-quarter net income of $104.8 million. For the year, the company reported a loss of $156.7 million, or 99 cents per share, swinging to a loss in the period. Revenue was reported as $11.51 billion.
Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) shares fell -0.70% in last trading session and ended the day at $73.49. ETR Gross Margin is 85.70% and its return on assets is -0.40%. Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) quarterly performance is 12.96%.