LON:RIO - Rio Tinto Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 4,204 -101.00 (-2.35 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 4,305
Today's RangeGBX 4,109.50 - GBX 4,240
52-Week RangeGBX 3,460.50 - GBX 4,541
Volume4.17 million shs
Average Volume4.86 million shs
Market Capitalization£53.16 billion
P/E Ratio5.34
Dividend Yield5.24%
BetaN/A
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, iron ore, thermal and metallurgical coal, and uranium, as well as industrial minerals, such as borates, titanium dioxide, and salt. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Rio Tinto plc is a subsidiary of Rio Tinto Group.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-77811623

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£40.52 billion
Cash FlowGBX 827.53 per share
Book ValueGBX 2,653.80 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees47,458
Outstanding Shares1,264,620,032
Market Cap£53.16 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, February 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 319.51 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 7.28%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. This is a positive change from Rio Tinto's previous dividend of $96.82. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Rio Tinto's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for RIO?

21 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Rio Tinto's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 3,100 to GBX 5,190. On average, they anticipate Rio Tinto's stock price to reach GBX 4,245.15 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Rio Tinto.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rio Tinto?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 13 hold ratings and 5 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?

News headlines about RIO stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Rio Tinto earned a news impact score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Rio Tinto's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Rio Tinto own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Rio Tinto investors own include Anglo American (AAL), Glencore (GLEN), BHP Group (BHP), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), BP (BP), BHP Group (BHP), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

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. Jakob Stausholm MS, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Philip Richards BA, Group Exec. & Group Gen. Counsel (Age 63)
  • Ms. Vera Kirikova MBA, HR Group Exec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Simon C. Trott BSc(Hon), GradDipFin, GAICD, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 44)

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 4,204.

How big of a company is Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of £53.16 billion and generates £40.52 billion in revenue each year. Rio Tinto employs 47,458 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,844 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,028 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,872
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.
This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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