LON:RIO - Rio Tinto Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 4,367.50 -30.50 (-0.69 %) (As of 02/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 4,398Today's RangeGBX 4,360.50 - GBX 4,41052-Week RangeGBX 2,882.50 - GBX 4,226.56Volume2.29 million shsAverage Volume4.86 million shsMarket Capitalization£55.67 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions Chain Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Rio Tinto plc, a mining and metals company, explores for, develops, produces, and processes minerals and metals worldwide. It finds, mines, and processes mineral resources, including aluminum, copper, diamonds, gold, industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide, and salt), iron ore, thermal and metallurgical coal, and uranium, as well as sulphuric acid, rhenium, lead carbonate, and selenium. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Rio Tinto plc operates as a subsidiary of Rio Tinto Group. Receive RIO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RIO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolLON:RIO Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.riotinto.com Phone+44-20-77811623Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees46,807 Outstanding Shares1,274,739,968Market Cap£55.67 billion OptionableOptionable 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, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 96.82 per share on Thursday, September 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Rio Tinto's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for RIO? 19 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Rio Tinto's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 3,100 to GBX 5,050. On average, they expect Rio Tinto's stock price to reach GBX 4,189.89 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Rio Tinto. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rio Tinto? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Rio Tinto. Has Rio Tinto been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about RIO stock has been trending positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Rio Tinto earned a coverage optimism score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Rio Tinto's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Rio Tinto include BHP Group (BHP), Tc Pipelines (TRP), Glencore (GLEN), BHP Group (BHP), Anglo American (AAL), Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), South32 (S32), Teck Resources (TECK.B), First Quantum Minerals (FM), Antofagasta (ANTO), Fresnillo (FRES), Cameco (CCO), Whitehaven Coal (WHC), Iluka Resources (ILU) and ARC Resources (ARX). Who are Rio Tinto's key executives? Rio Tinto's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jean-Sébastien Jacques M.Sc., CEO & Director (Age 48)Mr. Philip Richards BA, Group Exec. & Group Gen. Counsel (Age 62)Ms. Vera Kirikova MBA, HR Group Exec. (Age 45)Mr. Alfredo Barrios Ph.D., BSc Physics, MSc, Chief Exec. of Rio Tinto Aluminium (Age 53)Mr. Chris Salisbury, Chief Exec. of Iron Ore Group (Age 52) How do I buy shares of Rio Tinto? Shares of RIO 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 stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,367.50. How big of a company is Rio Tinto? Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of £5,567.43 billion. Rio Tinto employs 46,807 workers across the globe. What is Rio Tinto's official website? The official website for Rio Tinto is http://www.riotinto.com/. 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 (LON RIO)Community Ranking: 3.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,824 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 1,011 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,835MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rio Tinto and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RIO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RIO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do candlesticks reflect price movement?