Rio Tinto Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.51 (-0.58 %)
(As of 06/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.52 million shs
Average Volume2.48 million shs
Market Capitalization$108.54 billion
P/E Ratio11.29
Dividend Yield7.06%
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About Rio Tinto Group

Rio Tinto Group engages in exploring, mining, and processing mineral resources worldwide. The company offers aluminum, copper, diamonds, gold, borates, titanium dioxide, salt, iron ore, and uranium. It also owns and operates open pit and underground mines, mills, refineries, smelters, power stations, and research and service facilities. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Overall MarketRank

2.17 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

27th out of 891 stocks

Metal Mining Industry

2nd out of 91 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Rio Tinto Group (NYSE:RIO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Rio Tinto Group a buy right now?

16 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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 been impacted by Coronavirus?

Rio Tinto Group's stock was trading at $42.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, RIO shares have increased by 103.6% and is now trading at $86.97.
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How often does Rio Tinto Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rio Tinto Group?

Rio Tinto Group declared a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, February 18th. Investors of record on Friday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.93 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a 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 $6.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.06%. 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 80.26%. 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 50.41% 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?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Rio Tinto Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $112.00 to $112.00. On average, they anticipate Rio Tinto Group's stock price to reach $112.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.8% 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:
  • Mr. Jakob Stausholm M.S., MS, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 53, Pay $2.1M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Arnaud Soirat, Group Chief Operating Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.5M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Barbara Levi, Chief Legal Officer & External Affairs (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Peter Ivan Toth, Group Exec. of Strategy & Devel. (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Alfredo Barrios Ph.D., BSc Physics, MSc, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.75M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Christopher Salisbury, Exec. Officer (Age 54, Pay $2.38M)
  • Mr. Bold Baatar, Chief Exec. of Copper (Age 47, Pay $1.45M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Simon C. Trott BSc(Hon), GradDipFin, GAICD, Chief Exec. of Iron Ore (Age 46, Pay $1.48M)
  • Mr. Ivan Vella, Chief Exec. of Aluminum
  • Mr. Mark Davies, Group Exec. of Safety, Technical & Projects (LinkedIn Profile)

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.00%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.69%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.25%), Capital International Investors (0.22%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.20%).
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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 Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Franklin Resources Inc., Credit Suisse AG, Pacific Heights Asset Management LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, Earnest Partners LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Rio Tinto Group stock?

RIO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Morgan Stanley, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, Main Street Research LLC, Cullen Capital Management LLC, and TD Asset Management Inc..
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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 $86.97.

How much money does Rio Tinto Group make?

Rio Tinto Group has a market capitalization of $108.54 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 47,500 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 44-20-7781-1623 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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