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

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GBX 4,465 +73.00 (+1.66 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 4,392
Today's RangeGBX 4,423.50 - GBX 4,478
52-Week RangeGBX 2,882.50 - GBX 4,226.56
Volume3.02 million shs
Average Volume4.86 million shs
Market Capitalization£56.92 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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, 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
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-77811623

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees46,807
Outstanding Shares1,274,739,968
Market Cap£56.92 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, August 1st. Investors 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 is Thursday, August 9th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Rio Tinto's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for RIO?

19 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Rio Tinto's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 3,100 to GBX 5,050. On average, they expect Rio Tinto's share price to reach GBX 4,223.22 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%. 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 3 sell ratings, 10 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?

Headlines about RIO stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news 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 negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Rio Tinto earned a news sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), BHP Group (BHP), BHP Group (BHP), BP (BP), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Alphabet (GOOG).

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 4,465.

How big of a company is Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of £5,691.71 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,825 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,012 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,837
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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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