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Rio Tinto Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.30 (-0.46 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $64.42
50-Day Range
MA: $62.07
52-Week Range
Now: $64.42
Volume1.63 million shs
Average Volume2.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$80.40 billion
P/E Ratio10.18
Dividend Yield4.79%
Rio Tinto Group engages in finding, mining, and processing mineral resources worldwide. The company offers aluminium, silver, molybdenum, copper, diamonds, gold, borates, titanium dioxide, salt, iron ore, and uranium. It is also involved in the alumina production; primary aluminium smelting; bauxite mining; alumina refining; and ilmenite mining, as well as provision of gypsum. Rio Tinto Group is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.94 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$43.17 billion
Cash Flow$11.69 per share
Book Value$35.57 per share



Outstanding Shares1,248,039,000
Market Cap$80.40 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
-0.30 (-0.46 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Rio Tinto's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Rio Tinto's stock was trading at $42.71 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, RIO stock has increased by 50.8% and is now trading at $64.42.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Rio Tinto?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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How often does Rio Tinto pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto announced a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, July 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 7th will be given a dividend of $1.55 per share on Thursday, September 17th. This represents a yield of 6.3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 6th.
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What price target have analysts set for RIO?

18 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Rio Tinto's stock. Their forecasts range from $57.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Rio Tinto's share price to reach $57.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.5%.
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Has Rio Tinto been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about RIO stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Rio Tinto earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the mining company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 11,550,000 shares, an increase of 20.9% from the July 30th total of 9,550,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,140,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.4 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Bank of America (BAC) and IBM (IBM).

Who are Rio Tinto's key executives?

Rio Tinto's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jean-Sébastien Jacques M.Sc., CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jakob Stausholm M.S., 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)
  • Ms. Joanne Margaret Farrell, Group Exec. of Health, Safety & Environment and MD of Australia (Age 61)

What is Rio Tinto's stock symbol?

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

Who are Rio Tinto's major shareholders?

Rio Tinto's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.92%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.35%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.14%), Impala Asset Management LLC (0.12%), Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD. (0.12%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.11%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Rio Tinto stock?

RIO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisory Research Inc., Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD., Sei Investments Co., Park National Corp OH, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Todd Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, and Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky.
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Which institutional investors are buying Rio Tinto stock?

RIO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Verition Fund Management LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Bank of Montreal Can, Barometer Capital Management Inc., and TD Asset Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Rio Tinto?

Shares of RIO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Rio Tinto's stock price today?

One share of RIO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.42.

How big of a company is Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of $80.40 billion and generates $43.17 billion in revenue each year. The mining company earns $8.01 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.33 on an earnings per share basis. Rio Tinto employs 46,000 workers across the globe.

What is Rio Tinto's official website?

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

How can I contact Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto's mailing address is 6 ST JAMES`S SQUARE, LONDON X0, 12207. The mining company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7781-1623 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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