Rio Tinto Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:RIO)

GBX 4,001.50 -21.50 (-0.53 %)
(As of 02/25/2018 02:05 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 4,001.50
Today's RangeGBX 3,978 - GBX 4,030
52-Week RangeGBX 2,882.50 - GBX 4,226.56
Volume3.18 million shs
Average Volume4.03 million shs
Market Capitalization£71.72 billion
P/E Ratio1,146.56
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Rio Tinto (LON:RIO)

Rio Tinto logoRio Tinto plc is a mining and metals company. The Company's business is finding, mining and processing mineral resources. The Company's segments include Iron Ore, Aluminium, Copper & Diamonds, Energy & Minerals and Other Operations. The Company operates an iron ore business, supplying the global seaborne iron ore trade. Its Iron Ore product operations are located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. The Aluminium business includes bauxite mines, alumina refineries and aluminum smelters. Its bauxite mines are located in Australia, Brazil and Guinea. The Copper & Diamonds segment has managed operations in Australia, Canada, Mongolia and the United States, and non-managed operations in Chile and Indonesia. The Energy & Minerals segment consists of mining, refining and marketing operations in over 10 countries, across six sectors: borates, coal, iron ore concentrate and pellets, salt, titanium dioxide and uranium.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Integrated Mining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolLON:RIO
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-77811623

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio1146.56160458453
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 3.49
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins26.86%
Return on Equity25.02%
Return on Assets11.90%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,360,000,000

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rio Tinto's stock symbol?

Rio Tinto trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RIO."

How often does Rio Tinto pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto declared a dividend on Wednesday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 129.43 per share on Thursday, April 12th. This represents a yield of 3.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 1st. This is an increase from Rio Tinto's previous dividend of $83.13. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Rio Tinto's Dividend History.

Where is Rio Tinto's stock going? Where will Rio Tinto's stock price be in 2018?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Rio Tinto's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 2,750 to GBX 4,700. On average, they anticipate Rio Tinto's stock price to reach GBX 4,142.65 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Rio Tinto.

Who are some of Rio Tinto's key competitors?

Who are Rio Tinto's key executives?

Rio Tinto's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jean-Sebastien Jacques, Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 45)
  • Christopher James Lynch, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director (Age 63)
  • Bold Baatar, Chief Executive - Energy & Minerals (Age 43)
  • Alfredo Antonio Barrios, Chief Executive of Rio Tinto Aluminium (Age 51)
  • Chris Salisbury, Chief Executive of Rio Tinto’s Iron Ore Group (Age 50)
  • Arnaud Soirat Ph.D., Chief Executive - Copper & Diamonds (Age 52)
  • Joanne Farrell, Group Executive - Health, Safety & Environment (Age 59)
  • Vera Kirikova, Group Executive - Human Resources (Age 43)
  • Stephen McIntosh, Group Executive - Growth & Innovation (Age 53)
  • Simone Niven, Group Executive - Corporate Relations (Age 46)

How do I buy Rio Tinto stock?

Shares of Rio Tinto and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Rio Tinto's stock price today?

One share of Rio Tinto stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,001.50.

How big of a company is Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of £71.72 billion.

How can I contact Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto's mailing address is 6 St James's Square, LONDON, 00000, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-77811623.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rio Tinto (RIO)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,513 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  754 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,267
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rio Tinto and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.532.562.592.56
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,142.65GBX 4,088.61GBX 3,958.53GBX 3,734.72

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Rio Tinto (LON:RIO)

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/20/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,300View Rating Details
2/15/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,900View Rating Details
2/14/2018Deutsche BankSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,600View Rating Details
2/8/2018HSBCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 4,300 -> GBX 4,100View Rating Details
2/7/2018Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,200View Rating Details
2/7/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 2,750View Rating Details
2/2/2018MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,700View Rating Details
2/5/2018Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,300View Rating Details
2/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,200View Rating Details
1/17/2018S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,200View Rating Details
1/10/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/8/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 4,300 -> GBX 4,500View Rating Details
12/18/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/9/2017Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 3,600 -> GBX 4,400View Rating Details
9/6/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,000View Rating Details
7/18/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,525View Rating Details
6/30/2017Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetUnderperform -> BuyGBX 4,500View Rating Details
2/10/2017Haitong BankBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,070 -> GBX 3,220View Rating Details
11/25/2016S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,200View Rating Details
8/4/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/3/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/4/2016Independent ResearchSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,600View Rating Details
6/21/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,520View Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rio Tinto (LON:RIO)


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Estimates

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/7/2018GBX 129.433.42%3/1/20183/1/20184/12/2018
8/2/2017GBX 83.132.31%8/10/20178/10/20179/21/2017
2/8/2017GBX 100.562.98%2/23/20172/23/20174/6/2017
8/3/2016GBX 33.801.39%8/11/20168/11/20169/22/2016
2/11/2016GBX 74.214.35%2/25/20162/25/20164/7/2016
8/6/2015GBX 68.922.68%8/13/20158/13/20159/10/2015
8/7/2014GBX 56.901.68%8/13/20148/13/20149/11/2014
2/13/2014GBX 65.821.84%3/5/20143/5/20144/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Rio Tinto (LON RIO) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Rio Tinto (LON:RIO)

Rio Tinto (LON RIO) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/19/2018Christopher LynchInsiderSell9,505GBX 4,072£387,043.60
1/23/2018Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell6GBX 3,942£236.52
12/1/2017Christopher LynchInsiderBuy26,066GBX 3,490£909,703.40
10/19/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell6GBX 3,569£214.14
10/17/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderBuy10GBX 3,721£372.10
8/14/2017W Sam H LaidlawInsiderBuy7,500GBX 3,420£256,500
7/19/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell5GBX 3,445£172.25
7/17/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderBuy11GBX 3,501£385.11
5/31/2017Christopher LynchInsiderSell7,582GBX 3,108£235,648.56
4/24/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderBuy12GBX 3,043£365.16
4/20/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell5GBX 3,031£151.55
4/19/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell12GBX 3,031£363.72
2/20/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell3,325GBX 3,618£120,298.50
1/19/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell5GBX 3,469£173.45
1/17/2017Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderBuy11GBX 3,451£379.61
12/5/2016Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderBuy8,259GBX 3,036£250,743.24
10/20/2016Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell2GBX 2,611GBX 5,222
10/17/2016Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderBuy14GBX 2,612£365.68
7/19/2016Jacques,Jean-SébastienInsiderSell6GBX 2,369£142.14
7/18/2016Jacques,Jean-SébastienInsiderBuy15GBX 2,433£364.95
4/19/2016Jacques,Jean-SébastienInsiderSell6GBX 2,302£138.12
4/18/2016Jacques,Jean-SébastienInsiderBuy17GBX 2,222£377.74
3/30/2016Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy363GBX 1,974£7,165.62
2/29/2016Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy760GBX 1,885£14,326
12/23/2015Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy356GBX 2,014£7,169.84
11/25/2015Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy318GBX 2,254£7,167.72
10/27/2015Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy333GBX 2,450£8,158.50
9/29/2015Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy306GBX 2,148£6,572.88
8/27/2015Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy576GBX 2,279£13,127.04
6/29/2015Tellier,PaulInsiderBuy243GBX 27.05GBX 6,573.15
2/27/2015Paul TellierInsiderBuy414GBX 3,169.29£13,120.86
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Rio Tinto (LON RIO) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Raises Dividend to GBX 129.43 Per ShareRio Tinto plc (RIO) Raises Dividend to GBX 129.43 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 8:46 AM
Mongolias Oyu Tolgoi weighs power supply options amid plant delaysMongolia's Oyu Tolgoi weighs power supply options amid plant delays
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:34 AM
[$$] Rio to build power station at copper, gold mine in Mongolia[$$] Rio to build power station at copper, gold mine in Mongolia
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:34 AM
Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Insider Christopher Lynch Sells 9,505 SharesRio Tinto plc (RIO) Insider Christopher Lynch Sells 9,505 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 22 at 9:12 AM
[$$] Rio Tinto considers moving UK support staff to global hubs[$$] Rio Tinto considers moving UK support staff to global hubs
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:30 AM
Glencore profit up fourfold as cash flows boomGlencore profit up fourfold as cash flows boom
www.marketwatch.com - February 21 at 8:31 AM
Factbox: GFG Alliance to maintain rapid pace of expansionFactbox: GFG Alliance to maintain rapid pace of expansion
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:31 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse GroupRio Tinto (RIO) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 11:46 PM
BHP lifts dividend; profit falls on US tax hit - MarketWatchBHP lifts dividend; profit falls on US tax hit - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - February 20 at 8:24 AM
[$$] World’s Biggest Miners Emerge From Their Hole in a $200 Billion Comeback[$$] World’s Biggest Miners Emerge From Their Hole in a $200 Billion Comeback
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 8:24 AM
World’s Biggest Miners Emerge From Their Hole in a $200 Billion ComebackWorld’s Biggest Miners Emerge From Their Hole in a $200 Billion Comeback
www.wsj.com - February 19 at 8:24 AM
[$$] The Worlds Biggest Miners Emerge From Their Hole[$$] The World's Biggest Miners Emerge From Their Hole
finance.yahoo.com - February 19 at 8:24 AM
Indonesia hands Freeport, Amman, quota for 2018 copper exportsIndonesia hands Freeport, Amman, quota for 2018 copper exports
finance.yahoo.com - February 19 at 8:24 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,600 Price Target at Deutsche BankRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,600 Price Target at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 5:54 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,000 Price Target at UBS GroupRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,000 Price Target at UBS Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 6:54 AM
Rio Tinto considering Oyu Tolgoi power options after Mongolian order - Seeking AlphaRio Tinto considering Oyu Tolgoi power options after Mongolian order - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 17 at 8:21 AM
Has Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Improved Earnings Growth In Recent Times?Has Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Improved Earnings Growth In Recent Times?
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:21 AM
Rio Tinto Seeks New Oyu Tolgoi Power Plan As Mongolia Ends AgreementRio Tinto Seeks New Oyu Tolgoi Power Plan As Mongolia Ends Agreement
www.morningstar.co.uk - February 16 at 8:26 AM
Vale notches record iron ore output in 2017, sales slipVale notches record iron ore output in 2017, sales slip
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 8:26 AM
Morgan Stanley Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 3,900 Price TargetMorgan Stanley Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 3,900 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 15 at 9:10 PM
Rio Tinto Is A Must Own - Seeking AlphaRio Tinto Is A Must Own - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 15 at 8:15 AM
BRIEF-Rio Tinto Invests C$250 Million To Extend Operations At Vaudreuil Alumina RefineryBRIEF-Rio Tinto Invests C$250 Million To Extend Operations At Vaudreuil Alumina Refinery
www.reuters.com - February 12 at 3:50 PM
HSBC Cuts Rio Tinto (RIO) Price Target to GBX 4,100HSBC Cuts Rio Tinto (RIO) Price Target to GBX 4,100
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 6:58 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche BankRio Tinto (RIO) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 6:58 PM
Top 4 Coal-Mining Stocks as of February 2018Top 4 Coal-Mining Stocks as of February 2018
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:05 PM
Rio Tinto promises growth; adds $1 bln buybackRio Tinto promises growth; adds $1 bln buyback
www.marketwatch.com - February 8 at 8:17 AM
Rio Tinto share buyback programme - London South East (blog)Rio Tinto share buyback programme - London South East (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - February 8 at 8:17 AM
Rio Tinto pledges growth agenda, declares record dividend - Seeking AlphaRio Tinto pledges 'growth agenda,' declares record dividend - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 8 at 8:17 AM
UBS Group Reiterates GBX 4,000 Price Target for Rio Tinto (RIO)UBS Group Reiterates GBX 4,000 Price Target for Rio Tinto (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 6:14 AM
Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesRio Tinto plc (RIO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 5:24 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 3,300 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group AnalystsRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 3,300 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 6:02 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Rating Reiterated by MacquarieRio Tinto (RIO) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 1:42 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,200 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase & Co. AnalystsRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,200 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 6:12 AM
Rio Tinto criticized for influence over Turquoise Hill, Mongolian mine - Seeking AlphaRio Tinto criticized for influence over Turquoise Hill, Mongolian mine - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 4 at 9:43 AM
Rio Tinto denies Dutch NGO allegation it avoided Oyu Tolgoi taxRio Tinto denies Dutch NGO allegation it avoided Oyu Tolgoi tax
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 10:15 AM
U.K. stocks end higher, boosted by pound’s pullbackU.K. stocks end higher, boosted by pound’s pullback
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 3:49 PM
Can Global Mining Stocks Generate Sustainable Free Cash, Dividends?Can Global Mining Stocks Generate Sustainable Free Cash, Dividends?
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 3:49 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) PT Set at GBX 4,000 by UBS GroupRio Tinto (RIO) PT Set at GBX 4,000 by UBS Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 29 at 10:28 AM
Rio Tintos (RIO) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche BankRio Tinto's (RIO) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 29 at 9:58 AM
RIO September 21st Options Begin TradingRIO September 21st Options Begin Trading
www.nasdaq.com - January 26 at 3:49 PM
Rio Tinto lifts force majeure on copper, acid from U.S. mineRio Tinto lifts force majeure on copper, acid from U.S. mine
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:49 PM
Insider Selling: Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Insider Sells 6 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Insider Sells 6 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 12:26 PM
Macquarie Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 4,900 Price TargetMacquarie Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 4,900 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 24 at 9:40 PM
3 Stocks Poised To Gain On A 10% Plunge In Dollar3 Stocks Poised To Gain On A 10% Plunge In Dollar
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:58 PM
SEC says Rio Tinto, ex-CEO, ex-CFO must face fraud case - ReutersSEC says Rio Tinto, ex-CEO, ex-CFO must face fraud case - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 24 at 8:13 AM
Rio Tinto digs deeper into MongoliaRio Tinto digs deeper into Mongolia
finance.yahoo.com - January 22 at 8:03 AM
Turquoise Hills Oyu Tolgoi mine declares force majeure - Seeking AlphaTurquoise Hill's Oyu Tolgoi mine declares force majeure - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - January 19 at 6:49 AM
Rio Tinto seeks dismissal of SEC fraud case - Seeking AlphaRio Tinto seeks dismissal of SEC fraud case - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - January 18 at 5:50 AM
Rio Tinto sees record quarterly iron-ore shipments - MarketWatchRio Tinto sees record quarterly iron-ore shipments - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - January 17 at 11:45 AM
Rio Tinto says SEC fraud case should be dismissed - ReutersRio Tinto says SEC fraud case should be dismissed - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 17 at 11:45 AM

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