Rio Tinto plc Company Profile (LON:RIO)

About Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)

Rio Tinto plc 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector:
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:RIO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £57.51 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,799,110,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 3,090.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 3,226.31
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,853 - GBX 3,718.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.521
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £33.78 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.70
  • Book Value: GBX 21.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.46
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 6.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £10.74 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.68 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)

What is Rio Tinto plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Rio Tinto plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, February 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 100.56 per share on Thursday, April 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 23rd. This is a positive change from Rio Tinto plc's previous dividend of $33.80. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Rio Tinto plc's Dividend History.

When will Rio Tinto plc make its next earnings announcement?

Rio Tinto plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Rio Tinto plc.

Where is Rio Tinto plc's stock going? Where will Rio Tinto plc's stock price be in 2017?

22 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Rio Tinto plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,400 to GBX 4,525. On average, they anticipate Rio Tinto plc's stock price to reach GBX 3,556.81 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Rio Tinto plc.

Who are some of Rio Tinto plc's key competitors?

Who are Rio Tinto plc's key executives?

Rio Tinto plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jean-Sebastien Jacques, Chief Executive, Executive Director

How do I buy Rio Tinto plc stock?

Shares of Rio Tinto plc 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 plc's stock price today?

One share of Rio Tinto plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,196.61.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rio Tinto plc (LON RIO)
Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  1,296 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  616 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,912
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rio Tinto plc 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

Consensus Ratings for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 9 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,556.81

Analysts' Ratings History for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/29/2017MacquarieSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,100View Rating Details
5/26/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
5/22/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 4,150View Rating Details
5/20/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,400View Rating Details
5/15/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,800View Rating Details
5/4/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,000View Rating Details
5/4/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,140View Rating Details
5/3/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 4,300View Rating Details
4/26/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,800View Rating Details
4/20/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,340View Rating Details
4/20/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,400View Rating Details
4/19/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,000View Rating Details
3/28/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 3,650View Rating Details
2/21/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 3,600View Rating Details
2/20/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,015 -> GBX 4,525View Rating Details
2/16/2017Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,600View Rating Details
2/10/2017Haitong BankBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,070 -> GBX 3,220View Rating Details
11/25/2016S&P Global IncSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,200View Rating Details
8/4/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/3/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/4/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,600View Rating Details
6/21/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,520View Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/11/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeOutperformGBX 2,250View Rating Details
1/19/2016S&P Equity ResearchSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,800View Rating Details
1/1/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,826View Rating Details
11/28/2015Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/25/2015Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 2,200View Rating Details
10/7/2015SBG SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,350View Rating Details
9/14/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
8/6/2015SP AngelReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/3/2015Renaissance CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,100View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/30/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.710 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Rio Tinto plc (LON RIO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Headline Trends for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
Latest Headlines for Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)
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DateHeadline
seekingalpha.com logo2 Reasons Why Rio Tinto Can Increase Dividends - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 28 at 12:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms Sell Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 9:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Iron Ore Miners Are Seeing the Recent Price Correction
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:45 AM
thestreet.com logoRio Tinto Leads Miners Higher On Debt Buyback - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - May 23 at 9:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc's (RIO) Overweight Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 6:26 PM
rttnews.com logoRio Tinto Launches New Debt Reduction Program For Up To $2.5 Bln
www.rttnews.com - May 22 at 9:21 AM
reuters.com logoMiner Rio Tinto launches $2.5 billion bond buyback
www.reuters.com - May 22 at 9:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) PT Set at GBX 4,100 by Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 1:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Analysts Give Rio Tinto plc (RIO) a GBX 4,400 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 1:50 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RIO TINTO PLC For: May 19 Filed by: RIO TINTO LTD - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - May 19 at 8:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 2:05 PM
marketwatch.com logoRio Tinto increases share buyback
www.marketwatch.com - May 13 at 3:23 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Rio Tinto Non-Executive Director Buys Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 9 at 10:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc's (RIO) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 1:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Given "Outperform" Rating at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 10:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 12:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoRio Tinto Expects Further Growth In Asia
www.nasdaq.com - May 4 at 12:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Reaffirms  Overweight Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Receives Outperform Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 8:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Rio Tinto Plc : April 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRio Tinto Plc :RIO-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 10:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group LLC Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 6:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Reiterates Buy Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 7:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 4:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 4:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Earns Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) PT Lowered to GBX 4,300
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 9:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFreeport warns Indonesia copper mine workers as Grasberg strike looms
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms "Sell" Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 9:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMorgan Stanley Analysts Give Rio Tinto plc (RIO) a GBX 3,340 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 2:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Given a GBX 3,400 Price Target at S&P Global
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 6:56 AM
nasdaq.com logoRio Tinto Q1 Iron Ore Production Down 3%
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 12:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarkets Will Await These Updates from Alcoa’s 1Q17 Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Price Target Raised to GBX 4,490 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 12:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Reiterates Outperform Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 3:06 PM
nasdaq.com logoRio Tinto: 2016 Returns To Shareholders Exceeds Top End Of Dividend Policy
www.nasdaq.com - April 12 at 1:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 1:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoRio Tinto Publishes Details Of A$4 Bln In Taxes Paid In 2016
www.nasdaq.com - April 10 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Analyst Recommendations Changed for Iron Ore Miners in 1Q17
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 9:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc's (RIO) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 4:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Given Neutral Rating at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRio Tinto plc (RIO) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Raises Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Price Target to GBX 4,300
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 2:13 PM

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