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Rio Tinto Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.73 (-3.03 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $87.40
50-Day Range
MA: $82.87
52-Week Range
Now: $87.40
Volume3.71 million shs
Average Volume2.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$109.08 billion
P/E Ratio13.81
Dividend Yield3.55%
Rio Tinto Group engages in finding, mining, and processing mineral resources worldwide. The company offers aluminum, silver, molybdenum, copper, diamonds, gold, borates, titanium dioxide, salt, iron ore, and uranium. It is also involved in the alumina production; primary aluminum smelting; bauxite mining; alumina refining; and ilmenite, rutile, and zircon mining, as well as provision of gypsum. Rio Tinto Group was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$43.17 billion
Cash Flow$12.40 per share
Book Value$35.57 per share



Outstanding Shares1,248,040,000
Market Cap$109.08 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A


Overall MarketRank

1.71 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

86th out of 833 stocks

Metal Mining Industry

5th out of 89 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-2.73 (-3.03 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Rio Tinto Group (NYSE:RIO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Rio Tinto Group a buy right now?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 6 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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Wall Street analysts have given Rio Tinto Group a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Rio Tinto Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Rio Tinto Group?

Rio Tinto Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 7,570,000 shares, an increase of 30.7% from the January 28th total of 5,790,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,000,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. Approximately 0.6% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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How has Rio Tinto Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Rio Tinto Group's stock was trading at $42.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, RIO stock has increased by 104.6% and is now trading at $87.40.
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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 semi-annual dividend on Thursday, February 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.93 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 4th.
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Is Rio Tinto Group a good dividend stock?

Rio Tinto Group pays an annual dividend of $3.10 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.55%. Rio Tinto Group does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Rio Tinto Group is 48.97%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Rio Tinto Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 29.25% next year. This indicates that Rio Tinto Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Rio Tinto Group's key executives?

Rio Tinto Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jakob Stausholm M.S., MS, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 53, Pay $1.86M)
  • Ms. Vera Kirikova MBA, Chief People Officer (Age 47, Pay $1.01M)
  • Mr. Jean-Sébastien Jacques M.Sc., Exec. Officer (Age 50, Pay $3.01M)
  • Mr. Alfredo Barrios Ph.D., BSc Physics, MSc, Chief Exec. of Aluminium (Age 55, Pay $1.54M)
  • Mr. Christopher Salisbury, Exec. Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.35M)
  • Mr. Arnaud Soirat, Chief Exec. of Copper & Diamonds (Age 56, Pay $1.37M)
  • Mr. Bold Baatar, Chief Exec. of Energy & Minerals (Age 47, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. Simon C. Trott BSc(Hon), GradDipFin, GAICD, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 46, Pay $1.32M)
  • Mr. Peter Lloyd Cunningham, Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Menno Gerard Cornelis Sanderse, Head of Investor Relations

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.

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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 Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.97%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.25%), Northern Trust Corp (0.11%), Todd Asset Management LLC (0.08%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.08%) and Morgan Stanley (0.07%).
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Which major investors are selling Rio Tinto Group stock?

RIO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Eaton Vance Management, Gabalex Capital Management LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Rio Tinto Group stock?

RIO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Toroso Investments LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Caas Capital Management LP.
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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 $87.40.

How much money does Rio Tinto Group make?

Rio Tinto Group has a market capitalization of $109.08 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.

How many employees does Rio Tinto Group have?

Rio Tinto Group employs 46,000 workers across the globe.

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 44-20-7781-1623 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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