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Rio Tinto Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:RIO)

$51.40
-0.44 (-0.85 %)
(As of 10/16/2019 05:33 AM ET)
Today's Range
$50.95
Now: $51.40
$51.72
50-Day Range
$48.35
MA: $51.63
$54.92
52-Week Range
$44.62
Now: $51.40
$64.02
Volume6.12 million shs
Average Volume2.60 million shs
Market Capitalization$65.38 billion
P/E Ratio10.14
Dividend Yield5.83%
Beta0.86
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metal mining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7781-1623

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$40.52 billion
Cash Flow$9.63 per share
Book Value$38.43 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees47,458
Outstanding Shares1,271,975,000
Market Cap$65.38 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rio Tinto's stock symbol?

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

How often does Rio Tinto pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, March 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 8th will be given a dividend of $1.806 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 6.19%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. This is a boost from Rio Tinto's previous semiannual dividend of $1.27. View Rio Tinto's Dividend History.

How will Rio Tinto's stock buyback program work?

Rio Tinto declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, February 7th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for RIO?

20 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Rio Tinto's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.23 to $57.00. On average, they expect Rio Tinto's share price to reach $56.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Rio Tinto.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rio Tinto?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rio Tinto in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 9 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?

Media headlines about RIO stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public 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 -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the mining company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Rio Tinto.

Are investors shorting Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto saw a decrease in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,270,000 shares, a decrease of 12.6% from the August 15th total of 7,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,180,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 0.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Rio Tinto's Current Options Chain.

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), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Alibaba Group (BABA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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. 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)

Who are Rio Tinto's major shareholders?

Rio Tinto's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Grassi Investment Management (0.01%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.01%), Park National Corp OH (0.01%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%), Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. (0.00%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rio Tinto.

Which major investors are selling Rio Tinto stock?

RIO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC, Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Grassi Investment Management and Carroll Financial Associates Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rio Tinto.

Which major investors are buying Rio Tinto stock?

RIO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, Winmill & CO. Inc., Intercontinental Wealth Advisors LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc. and Juncture Wealth Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rio Tinto.

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 $51.40.

How big of a company is Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto has a market capitalization of $65.38 billion and generates $40.52 billion in revenue each year. The mining company earns $13.64 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.07 on an earnings per share basis. Rio Tinto employs 47,458 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Rio Tinto.

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 X0, 12207-2543. The mining company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7781-1623 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rio Tinto (NYSE RIO)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,346 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  828 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,174
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 10/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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