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Rio Tinto Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.34 (+0.52 %)
(As of 10/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume3.57 million shs
Average Volume2.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$82.20 billion
P/E Ratio8.56
Dividend Yield11.41%
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About Rio Tinto Group

Rio Tinto Plc engages in the exploration, mining, and processing of mineral resources. It operates through the following business segments: Iron Ore, Aluminium, Copper and Diamonds, Energy and Minerals, and Other Operations. The Iron Ore segment supplies global seaborne iron ore trade. The Aluminium segment produces bauxite, alumina and primary aluminum. The Copper and Diamonds segment offers gold, silver, molybdenum and other by-products. The Energy and Minerals includes businesses with products such as uranium, borates, salt and titanium dioxide feedstock together with coal operations. The Other Operations segment covers the the curtailed Gove alumina refinery and Rio Tinto Marine operations. Rio Tinto was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Metal mining
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$44.61 billion
Cash Flow
$12.07 per share
Book Value
$41.59 per share





Outstanding Shares
Market Cap
$82.20 billion
Next Earnings Date

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Overall MarketRank

2.54 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

44th out of 226 stocks

Metal Mining Industry

2nd out of 21 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.1Community Rank: 4.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Rio Tinto Group (NYSE:RIO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Rio Tinto Group a buy right now?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto Group in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Rio Tinto Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in RIO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Rio Tinto Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Rio Tinto Group's stock was trading at $42.71 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, RIO stock has increased by 54.2% and is now trading at $65.88.
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How often does Rio Tinto Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rio Tinto Group?

Rio Tinto Group announced a special dividend on Thursday, July 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 13th will be given a dividend of $1.85 per share on Thursday, September 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 6.9%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 12th. This is a positive change from Rio Tinto Group's previous special dividend of $1.20.
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Is Rio Tinto Group a good dividend stock?

Rio Tinto Group pays an annual dividend of $7.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 11.41%. RIO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Rio Tinto Group does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Rio Tinto Group is 97.66%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Rio Tinto Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 53.60% next year. This indicates that Rio Tinto Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for RIO?

19 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Rio Tinto Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $144.40. On average, they expect Rio Tinto Group's stock price to reach $100.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 53.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Rio Tinto Group's key executives?

Rio Tinto Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Jakob Stausholm, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director
  • Arnaud Soirat, Chief Operating Officer
  • Peter Lloyd Cunningham, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director
  • Bold Baatar, Chief Executive-Copper
  • Alfred Barrios, Chief Commercial Officer

What is Jean-Sébastien Jacques' approval rating as Rio Tinto Group's CEO?

282 employees have rated Rio Tinto Group CEO Jean-Sébastien Jacques on Glassdoor.com. Jean-Sébastien Jacques has an approval rating of 79% among Rio Tinto Group's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Rio Tinto Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Rio Tinto Group investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Bank of America (BAC) and International Business Machines (IBM).

What is Rio Tinto Group's stock symbol?

Rio Tinto Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RIO."

Who are Rio Tinto Group's major shareholders?

Rio Tinto Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Grassi Investment Management (0.02%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.01%), WESPAC Advisors SoCal LLC (0.01%), Nkcfo LLC (0.01%), Violich Capital Management Inc. (0.01%) and Bell Bank (0.01%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Rio Tinto Group stock?

RIO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Advisor Group LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Fulton Bank N.A., OLD Dominion Capital Management Inc., Park Avenue Securities LLC, Park National Corp OH, WESPAC Advisors SoCal LLC, and FDx Advisors Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Rio Tinto Group stock?

RIO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bell Bank, Enterprise Trust & Investment Co, Uncommon Cents Investing LLC, Capital Investment Advisors LLC, StoneX Group Inc., CENTRAL TRUST Co, Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC, and Fifth Third Bancorp.
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How do I buy shares of Rio Tinto Group?

Shares of RIO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Rio Tinto Group's stock price today?

One share of RIO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.88.

How much money does Rio Tinto Group make?

Rio Tinto Group has a market capitalization of $82.20 billion and generates $44.61 billion in revenue each year. The mining company earns $9.77 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.70 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Rio Tinto Group have?

Rio Tinto Group employs 44,333 workers across the globe.

Does Rio Tinto Group have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Rio Tinto Group: Aluchemie, Aluminium division of Rio Tinto, Anglesey Aluminium Metal Ltd, Dampier Salt Limited, Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd., Hathor Exploration, Hope Downs Joint Venture, Hope Downs Marketing Company Pty Ltd, Iron Ore Company of Canada, Ivanhoe Mines, Kennecott Exploration Company, Kennecott Utah Copper Corporation, Kennecott Utah Copper LLC, North Limited, PT Kelian Equatorial Mining, Pilbara Iron, QIT Madagascar Minerals, Queensland Coal Pty. Limited, RTA Yarwun Pty Ltd, Richards Bay Mining, Rio Tinto Alcan Inc., Rio Tinto Aluminium, Rio Tinto Coal Australia, Rio Tinto Desenvolvimentos Minerais Ltda., Rio Tinto Fer et Titane Inc, Rio Tinto France SAS, Rio Tinto Iceland Ltd., and Rio Tinto Iron Ore Asia Pte. Ltd..

When was Rio Tinto Group founded?

Rio Tinto Group was founded in 1873.

What is Rio Tinto Group's official website?

The official website for Rio Tinto Group is www.riotinto.com.

Where are Rio Tinto Group's headquarters?

Rio Tinto Group is headquartered at 6 ST JAMES`S SQUARE, LONDON X0, 12207.

How can I contact Rio Tinto Group?

Rio Tinto Group's mailing address is 6 ST JAMES`S SQUARE, LONDON X0, 12207. The mining company can be reached via phone at 442077812000 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 10/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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