Rio Tinto PLC Company Profile (NYSE:RIO)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s), 7 Hold Rating(s), 12 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.41)
Consensus Price Target: $35.33 (9.09% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/20/2016Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/19/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/14/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$52.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeSell -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/7/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeSell -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/27/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/3/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$27.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/14/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> UnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2016Nomura Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/12/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/11/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/10/2015Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/29/2015Liberum CapitalDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/6/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/14/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2015Redburn PartnersReiterated RatingBuy -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/2/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/16/2015HSBCDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2015Davy ResearchReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/9/2015CIBCUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/16/2014S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
Annual Dividend:$2.14
Dividend Yield:6.61%
Payout Ratio:131.29% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
121.59% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/11/2016$1.072/24/20162/26/20164/7/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2015special$1.203/4/20153/6/20154/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2014semiannual$0.963.33%8/13/20148/15/20149/11/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2014special$1.103/5/20143/7/20144/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2013semiannual$0.933.38%3/6/20133/8/20134/11/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)
DateHeadline
07/27/16 09:12 AMRIO.L
07/26/16 04:34 PMCopper Recovers on July 26 due to Weaker Dollar -
07/26/16 09:30 AMZimbabwe: Randhawa Duped Riozim Shareholders On Murowa
07/26/16 08:04 AMAnalyzing Rio Tinto’s Diamond Production for 1H16 -
07/25/16 10:04 AMHow Could Rio Tinto’s Copper Production Pan Out Going Forward? -
07/23/16 09:58 AMStock Gapping Down Pre-market: Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) - TGP
07/23/16 09:58 AMAnalyst Recommendations Review: Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) - News Oracle
07/21/16 09:06 AMRio Tinto’s 1H16 Production According to Plan: What’s Next? -
07/20/16 07:00 PMUpdate on Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) for the day - Twin County News
07/20/16 10:51 AMRio Tinto downgraded by Societe Generale -
07/20/16 08:58 AMRio Tinto plc (ADR)'s Stock Is Sell After Today's Gap Down - Consumer Eagle
07/20/16 08:58 AMRio Tinto plc 34.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews
07/20/16 01:03 AMBHP Billiton Shares Decline as Iron Ore Output Lags Forecasts - [Other] - The Anglo-Australian miner joins peer Rio Tinto in announcing a shortfall, as it flags new second-half write-downs.
07/19/16 10:03 PMDo as Iron Do, Not as They Say - [Other] - BHP, Rio Tinto, Vale and Fortescue will suffer together if China sputters.
07/19/16 03:19 AMLondon Markets: FTSE 100 slips from 11-month high, dragged on by Rio Tinto - U.K. stocks pull back after a two-day rally on Tuesday, with miners yanking the benchmark index lower after a lackluster production update from heavyweight Rio Tinto PLC.
07/18/16 11:40 AMShares of Rio Tinto Plc (RIO) Rally 4.02% - TheFounders Daily
07/18/16 11:40 AMRio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) – Top Stock from Basic Materials Sector - The Daily Leicester
07/18/16 11:40 AMRatings Analysis of: Rio Tinto plc (RIO) - News Oracle
07/18/16 10:19 AMScoring Winners and Losers on Brexit Drama: Global Week Ahead -
07/15/16 02:01 PMTap 5 Mining Stocks That Surged on Thursday's Rally -
07/15/16 11:21 AMStocks Under Review: Groupon, Inc. (GRPN) Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) - iStreetWire
07/14/16 06:18 PMCopper Lost Momentum and Consolidated on July 14 -
07/14/16 09:46 AMRio Tinto : *JPMORGAN RAISES RIO TINTO PRICE TARGET TO 3000 PENCE - 'OVERWEIGHT'
07/14/16 09:46 AMRio Tinto PLC (LON:RIO) target price bumped up to 1,490GBX as announced today by Liberum Capital
07/14/16 09:46 AMExactly why are Rio Tinto plc & BHP Billiton plc up 20% after Brexit?
07/13/16 09:03 AMSavannah Resources pleased to have Omani heavyweights on board
07/12/16 06:01 PMCramer: Alcoa Shows Astounding Growth in Europe and China -
07/12/16 06:01 PMCramer: Alcoa Shows Economy Is on the Right Road -
07/11/16 10:47 AMAnalysts At Deutsche Bank Reiterated Rio Tinto PLC (LON:RIO) As Buy - Fiscal Standard
07/11/16 10:47 AMRio Tinto plc 31.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews
07/11/16 10:22 AMAs China's Iron Ore Demand Rises, Mining Stocks Rally -
07/10/16 10:09 AMIs $35 Within Reach For Rio Tinto Plc (NYSE:RIO)? - Investor Newswire
07/10/16 10:09 AMAnalyst Buzz: Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) - News Oracle
07/08/16 05:11 PMWhy Copper Sentiment Was Mixed on July 8 -
07/08/16 08:59 AM3 top mining stocks in a post-Brexit world: BHP Billiton plc, Rio Tinto plc and Centamin plc - AOL Money UK
07/07/16 08:08 PMAustralian Government Slashes Iron Ore Price Forecast -
07/07/16 07:19 PMRio may get new rival after Simandou call - [Other] - Rio Tinto's decision to shelve development plans for its $US20 billion Simandou iron ore project in Guinea could risk the project falling into the hands of a Chinese competitor. An expansionist Chinese investor could take over the asset, leaving global miners including Rio and BHP Billiton facing a sizeable new competitor, according to Morningstar analysts. Rio chief executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques said this week the enormous cost of developing the world's biggest untapped deposit of iron ore could not be justified in a market already experiencing huge overcapacity.
07/07/16 08:56 AMRio Tinto plc 10.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Jefferies International - DirectorsTalk Interviews
07/07/16 07:42 AMWeak Pound May Be The Only Thing Digging Big Miners Out of Their Funk -
07/07/16 02:40 AM3 top mining stocks in a post-Brexit world: BHP Billiton plc, Rio Tinto plc and Centamin plc -
07/06/16 06:27 PMRio Tinto PLC reiterated as Buy By Deutsche Bank - Fiscal Standard
07/06/16 06:27 PMRio Tinto shelves $20B Simandou iron ore project - Seeking Alpha
07/06/16 06:27 PMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Rio Tinto plc, RIO - The Daily Leicester
07/06/16 06:27 PMRio Tinto plc 36.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews
07/05/16 10:35 AMRio Tinto PLC (LON:RIO) price target held steady to GBX2,800 as disclosed today by Deutsche Bank
07/05/16 10:29 AM4 Winners In Metals 'Race To Bottom' -
07/04/16 10:44 AMTrending Analyst Recommended Stock: Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) - News Oracle
07/04/16 10:44 AMRio Tinto's new CEO carves path to growth for mining heavyweight - MarketWatch
07/04/16 10:44 AMRio Tinto plc 17.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews
07/04/16 10:21 AMRio Tinto chief tells Times shelves giant Guinea iron ore project -

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About Rio Tinto PLC

Rio Tinto PLC logoRio Tinto plc (Rio Tinto) is an international mining company. Rio Tinto's business is finding, mining, and processing mineral resources. Major products are aluminium, copper, diamonds, gold, industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide and salt), iron ore, thermal and metallurgical coal and uranium. The Company has activities worldwide and is represented in Australia and North America with businesses in Asia, Europe, Africa and South America.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: RIO
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.485
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.768
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 1.090
  • Market Cap: $58.92B
  • Beta: 1.68
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.63 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.76 EPS
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