LON:RIO - Rio Tinto Stock Price, Price Target & More

GBX 3,987 +35.00 (+0.89 %)
(As of 04/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 3,987
Today's RangeGBX 3,950 - GBX 4,005
52-Week RangeGBX 2,882.50 - GBX 4,226.56
Volume4.21 million shs
Average Volume4.86 million shs
Market Capitalization£67.73 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Rio Tinto (LON:RIO)

Rio Tinto logoRio 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals
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 RatioN/A
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

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins26.86%
Return on Equity25.02%
Return on Assets11.90%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,360,000,000

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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 announced 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 a positive change from Rio Tinto's previous dividend of $83.13. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Rio Tinto's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for RIO?

19 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Rio Tinto's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,750 to GBX 4,700. On average, they anticipate Rio Tinto's stock price to reach GBX 4,180.26 in the next twelve months. 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:
  • Mr. Jean-Sébastien Jacques M.Sc., CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Christopher James Lynch B.Comm., MBA, FCPA, FAICD, CFO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Alfredo Barrios Ph.D., BSc Physics, MSc, Chief Exec. of Rio Tinto Aluminium (Age 52)
  • Mr. Chris Salisbury, Chief Exec. of Iron Ore Group (Age 51)
  • Mr. Arnaud Soirat, Chief Exec. of Copper & Diamonds (Age 53)

Has Rio Tinto been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about RIO stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Rio Tinto earned a news impact score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 44.46 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 3,987.

How big of a company is Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of £67.73 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:  1,553 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  800 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,353
MarketBeat'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.

Analyst Ratings

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
19 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Rio Tinto in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 4,180.26The high price target for RIO is GBX 4,700 and the low price target for RIO is GBX 2,750. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.582.562.582.53
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
12 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)
6 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,180.26GBX 4,162.50GBX 4,052.37GBX 3,823.42

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
4/19/2018UBSSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,000View Rating Details
4/18/2018JPMorgan ChaseSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,300View Rating Details
4/18/2018CfraSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,200View Rating Details
4/18/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,600 -> GBX 4,700View Rating Details
4/18/2018HSBCUpgradeHold -> BuyGBX 4,200 -> GBX 4,450View Rating Details
4/18/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,200View Rating Details
4/17/2018Goldman SachsSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,750View Rating Details
4/9/2018Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,050View Rating Details
4/9/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 2,750View Rating Details
4/6/2018BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetOutperform -> NeutralGBX 3,650 -> GBX 4,000View Rating Details
4/3/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,900View Rating Details
3/13/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,300View Rating Details
3/5/2018Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,200View Rating Details
2/2/2018MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,700View Rating Details
1/17/2018S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,200View Rating Details
1/8/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 4,300 -> GBX 4,500View Rating Details
12/18/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView 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
(Data available from 4/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

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 Trading History for Rio Tinto (LON:RIO)

Rio Tinto (LON RIO) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/19/2018Jean-Sébastien JacquesInsiderSell6GBX 3,962£237.72
4/10/2018Simon HenryInsiderBuy500GBX 3,713£18,565
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 (RIO) Receives Outperform Rating from Credit Suisse GroupRio Tinto (RIO) Receives Outperform Rating from Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 4:48 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Insider Jean-Sébastien Jacques Sells 6 SharesRio Tinto (RIO) Insider Jean-Sébastien Jacques Sells 6 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 1:21 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BarclaysRio Tinto (RIO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 10:44 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 3,700 Price Target at UBSRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 3,700 Price Target at UBS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 8:00 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,000 Price Target at UBSRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,000 Price Target at UBS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 11:02 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,300 Price Target at JPMorgan ChaseRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,300 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 4:44 PM
REFILE-UPDATE 2-Rio Tinto flags changes to 2018 aluminium output after U.S. sanctionsREFILE-UPDATE 2-Rio Tinto flags changes to 2018 aluminium output after U.S. sanctions
www.cnbc.com - April 18 at 8:25 AM
Rio Tinto first-quarter shipments rise 4.7 pctRio Tinto first-quarter shipments rise 4.7 pct
www.reuters.com - April 18 at 8:25 AM
Prices for aluminium raw material alumina surge after Rio Tinto force majeurePrices for aluminium raw material alumina surge after Rio Tinto force majeure
www.cnbc.com - April 18 at 8:25 AM
Rio Tinto smelter sales on track despite Rusal sanctionsRio Tinto smelter sales on track despite Rusal sanctions
www.ft.com - April 18 at 8:25 AM
Rio Tinto first-quarter shipments rise 4.7 percent, maintains forecastRio Tinto first-quarter shipments rise 4.7 percent, maintains forecast
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
Rio Tinto Battles Fallout From Rusal SanctionsRio Tinto Battles Fallout From Rusal Sanctions
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
Rio Tinto flags changes to 2018 aluminium output after U.S. sanctionsRio Tinto flags changes to 2018 aluminium output after U.S. sanctions
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
Strategists Expect Euro-Zone Stocks to Rally LessStrategists Expect Euro-Zone Stocks to Rally Less
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
[$$] Rio Tinto smelter sales on track despite Rusal sanctions[$$] Rio Tinto smelter sales on track despite Rusal sanctions
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
Asian Equities Rise Amid Upbeat Earnings Season; China UnderperformsAsian Equities Rise Amid Upbeat Earnings Season; China Underperforms
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
[$$] Rio Tinto Australian Iron-ore Shipments Rise 5%[$$] Rio Tinto Australian Iron-ore Shipments Rise 5%
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
U.K. stocks rise as disappointing inflation eases pressure on BOE to hikeU.K. stocks rise as disappointing inflation eases pressure on BOE to hike
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:24 AM
Citigroup Increases Rio Tinto (RIO) Price Target to GBX 4,200Citigroup Increases Rio Tinto (RIO) Price Target to GBX 4,200
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:15 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Upgraded by HSBC to BuyRio Tinto (RIO) Upgraded by HSBC to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:14 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,700 Price Target at Deutsche BankRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,700 Price Target at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:14 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,200 Price Target at CfraRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,200 Price Target at Cfra
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:26 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 3,800 Price Target by S&P Global AnalystsRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 3,800 Price Target by S&P Global Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:43 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Price Target Increased to GBX 3,430 by Analysts at Morgan StanleyRio Tinto (RIO) Price Target Increased to GBX 3,430 by Analysts at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:07 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) PT Set at GBX 3,430 by Morgan StanleyRio Tinto (RIO) PT Set at GBX 3,430 by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 4:47 PM
Rio Tintos (RIO) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at MacquarieRio Tinto's (RIO) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 1:54 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche BankRio Tinto (RIO) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:37 AM
Crusader Resources Picks Ex-Rio Tinto Executive Vickerman As ChairmanCrusader Resources Picks Ex-Rio Tinto Executive Vickerman As Chairman
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 17 at 8:43 AM
Russia Sanctions Throw Global Aluminum Industry Into ChaosRussia Sanctions Throw Global Aluminum Industry Into Chaos
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 8:42 AM
How Wall Street Rates Alcoa ahead of Its 1Q18 Earnings ReleaseHow Wall Street Rates Alcoa ahead of Its 1Q18 Earnings Release
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 8:42 AM
Goldman Sachs Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 3,750 Price TargetGoldman Sachs Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 3,750 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:17 AM
Why surging aluminium prices are a double-edged sword for the Rio Tinto Limited share priceWhy surging aluminium prices are a double-edged sword for the Rio Tinto Limited share price
www.fool.com.au - April 16 at 5:14 PM
METALS-Shanghai aluminum hits 2-month high after Rio force majeureMETALS-Shanghai aluminum hits 2-month high after Rio force majeure
www.cnbc.com - April 16 at 8:24 AM
METALS-Aluminium resumes rally after Rio Tinto force majeureMETALS-Aluminium resumes rally after Rio Tinto force majeure
www.reuters.com - April 16 at 8:24 AM
UBS Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 3,700 Price TargetUBS Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 3,700 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 10:05 AM
How Did Rio Tinto Limited’s (ASX:RIO) 17.32% ROE Fare Against The Industry?How Did Rio Tinto Limited’s (ASX:RIO) 17.32% ROE Fare Against The Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 8:33 AM
Deutsche Bank Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Rio Tinto (RIO)Deutsche Bank Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Rio Tinto (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 10:31 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 2,900 Price Target at Goldman SachsRio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 2,900 Price Target at Goldman Sachs
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 10:31 PM
Citigroup Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Rio Tinto (RIO)Citigroup Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Rio Tinto (RIO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 7:15 PM
Rio Tintos (RIO) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at BarclaysRio Tinto's (RIO) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 11:21 PM
Deutsche Bank Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 4,600 Price TargetDeutsche Bank Analysts Give Rio Tinto (RIO) a GBX 4,600 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 9:35 AM
Two former Mongolian PMs held in Rio Tinto mine probeTwo former Mongolian PMs held in Rio Tinto mine probe
www.msn.com - April 12 at 8:53 AM
Is this mid-cap high flyer even better than Rio Tinto plc?Is this mid-cap high flyer even better than Rio Tinto plc?
www.msn.com - April 12 at 8:53 AM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Receives Top pick Rating from Royal Bank of CanadaRio Tinto (RIO) Receives Top pick Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 11:23 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Rating Reiterated by MacquarieRio Tinto (RIO) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 11:23 PM
Rio Tinto (RIO) Insider Simon Henry Acquires 500 SharesRio Tinto (RIO) Insider Simon Henry Acquires 500 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 1:21 PM
Rio Tinto Says Positive For 2018 Despite Cost Pressure, Trade FrictionRio Tinto Says Positive For 2018 Despite Cost Pressure, Trade Friction
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 11 at 8:39 AM
Rio Tinto Issues AGM Statement - Quick FactsRio Tinto Issues AGM Statement - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - April 11 at 8:39 AM
Rio Tinto reviewing all relationships with RusalRio Tinto reviewing all relationships with Rusal
www.ft.com - April 11 at 8:39 AM
[$$] Mongolia arrests 2 former PMs linked to mining probe[$$] Mongolia arrests 2 former PMs linked to mining probe
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 8:39 AM

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