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Rio Tinto PLC (RIO)

Stock Price: $89.10 USD 2.48 (2.86%)
Updated Jul 29, 2021 12:37 PM EDT - Market open
Market Cap 140.24B
Revenue (ttm) 44.61B
Net Income (ttm) 9.77B
Shares Out 1.62B
EPS (ttm) 6.00
PE Ratio 14.85
Forward PE 5.73
Dividend $4.66
Dividend Yield 5.23%
Trading Day July 29
Last Price $89.10
Previous Close $86.62
Change ($) 2.48
Change (%) 2.86%
Day's Open 88.60
Day's Range 88.21 - 89.49
Day's Volume 1,703,912
52-Week Range 53.51 - 95.97

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(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto shares trade marginally higher this morning following a record-breaking half-year performance report. Iron ore was Rio's main driver of profits, accounting for almost 85 per cen...

1 day ago - Kitco

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jakob Stausholm said “Government stimulus in response to ongoing COVID-19 pressures has driven strong demand for our products at a time of constrained ...

1 day ago - Business Wire

(Kitco News) - Some non-governmental organization have lined up against the project on environmental grounds. Balkan Green Energy news reports that 124,000 people have signed a petition opposing the pro...

2 days ago - Kitco

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto said that production will be reduced to around 35 per cent of the smelter's 432,000 tonne annual capacity.

2 days ago - Kitco

(Kitco News) - This project, which uses solar and wind energy, will significantly contribute towards Rio Tinto's operations in Madagascar achieving its carbon neutral objective by 2023.

3 days ago - Kitco

FORT DAUPHIN, Madagascar--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto has signed a power purchasing agreement for a new renewable energy plant to power the operations of its QMM ilmenite mine in Fort Dauphin, Southern M...

3 days ago - Business Wire

Canadian union Unifor said on Sunday about 900 workers had started strike action at global miner Rio Tinto's operations in the western Canadian province of British Columbia.

4 days ago - Reuters

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto announced Thursday that it has approved a $108 million investment in underground development to enable early orebody access and undertake orebody characterisation studies for un...

6 days ago - Kitco

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto progresses studies for potential underground mining at Kennecott copper

1 week ago - Business Wire

Canadian union Unifor said on Wednesday miner Rio Tinto has been served with a 72-hour strike notice after nearly seven weeks of unproductive negotiations over proposed changes to workers' retirement in...

1 week ago - Reuters

Three decades after leaving Bougainville as the island descended into civil war, the mining giant will assess impact of its former mine

1 week ago - The Guardian

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto and Bougainville community members, represented by the Human Rights Law Centre, have reached an agreement to identify and assess legacy impacts of the fo...

1 week ago - Business Wire

Rio Tinto plc (RIO) iron production and shipments in the first half of 2021 are both lower than the prior year and mark the company's weakest performance since 2015.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto (RIO:LSE) has stated its production guidance will be at the lower end of its guided range after COVID-19 related issues slowed down its projected output levels from key projects...

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1 week ago - Kitco

MELBOURNE (Reuters) -Rio Tinto reported a 12% fall in quarterly iron ore shipments on Friday after storms affected its West Australian operations, but is expected to report bumper results this month on ...

1 week ago - Reuters

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jakob Stausholm, said: “The global economy, in particular China, recovered strongly and we are intensely focused on servicing our custome...

1 week ago - Business Wire

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2 weeks ago - GuruFocus

Rio Tinto stock has dropped more than 5% in the last one month and is now trading at little less than $84 per share. The decline was driven by overall weakness in commodity prices during this period.

3 weeks ago - Forbes

MELBOURNE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto has appointed Isabelle Deschamps to succeed Barbara Levi as Chief Legal Officer & External Affairs. Isabelle, who is currently General Counsel of AkzoNobel and a me...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto said that an escalation in the security situation has led to the decision to cease operations until the safety and security position improves.

4 weeks ago - Kitco

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto has declared force majeure on customer contracts at Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) in South Africa due to an escalation in the security situation at the operations. This ...

4 weeks ago - Business Wire

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4 weeks ago - InvestorPlace

Iron ore prices will be supported by strong demand for iron ore amid concerns of supply. Players like BHP, RIO and VALE are well-poised to gain on this rally.

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto, a leading global mining and metals company, and Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced today that the companies...

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1 month ago - Kitco

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto, a leading global mining and metals company, and Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, have signed a memorandum...

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1 month ago - Business Wire

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto announced today that the company will deploy the world's first fully autonomous water trucks at its $2.6 billion Gudai-Darri iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region.

1 month ago - Kitco

Miners like BHP, RIO and VALE are resorting to automation to boost operation efficiency. In sync with this, RIO partners with CAT to implement the world's first fully autonomous water truck at mine.

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto will deploy the world's first fully autonomous water trucks at its $2.6 billion Gudai-Darri iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region. The new ...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Stocks are higher across the board at the midpoint of trading on Monday as investors are buying the massive Friday dip despite some hawkish commentary from St.

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1 month ago - 24/7 Wall Street

Copper prices will gain eventually on the strong demand emanating from the shift to green technologies. Stocks like BHP, RIO, FCX and SCCO are poised well to capitalize on this momentum.

Other stocks mentioned: BHP, FCX, SCCO
1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - June 21, 2021) - Forum Energy Metals Corp. (TSXV: FMC) ("Forum" or "Company") is pleased to announce that Rio Tinto Exploration Canada (RTEC) has commenced...

1 month ago - Newsfile Corp

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto announced today that it has appointed Peter Cunningham as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. Peter, who has been Interim Chief Financial Officer since 1 January 2021...

1 month ago - Kitco

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto announced Thursday that it has started operations at a new commercial scale demonstration plant to produce high-quality scandium oxide at its Rio Tinto Fer et Titane (RTFT) meta...

1 month ago - Kitco

MELBOURNE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto has appointed Peter Cunningham as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. Peter, who has been Interim Chief Financial Officer since 1 January 2021, will also...

1 month ago - Business Wire

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto has partnered with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) to study whether hydrogen can replace natural gas in alumina refineries to reduce emiss...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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1 month ago - GuruFocus

Rio Tinto Plc (LON:RIO) has appointed the Western Australian Government's former Treasurer and Aboriginal Affairs Minister, Ben Wyatt, as the company's new non-executive director. “With family links to ...

1 month ago - Proactive Investors

Rio Tinto Ltd has made its first Aboriginal board appointment, hiring former Western Australian state treasurer Ben Wyatt as it strives to rebuild its reputation following last year's destruction of the...

1 month ago - Reuters

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto has appointed Ben Wyatt as a non-executive director. Mr Wyatt, an Australian citizen, will join the Board on 1 September 2021. Mr Wyatt brings extensive ...

1 month ago - Business Wire

With iron ore prices riding on strong demand in China, it will be wise to keep an eye on iron ore producers like BHP Group (BHP), Rio Tinto (RIO) and Vale (VALE), which are poised to benefit from this r...

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

(Kitco News) - American Pacific Mining (CSE: USGD / FWB: 1QC / OTCQB: USGDF) announced Thursday that the Rio Tinto Group has commenced drilling at the company's Madison copper gold project, located in M...

2 months ago - Kitco

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2 months ago - InvestorPlace

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto announced today that the company and Comptech, a R&D focused supplier of know-how and equipment for aluminium semi-solid castings, are partnering to bring a new generation of al...

2 months ago - Kitco

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto and Comptech are partnering to bring a new generation of aluminium alloys to the market for use in advanced technologies such as electric vehicles and 5G antennas. R...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Rio Tinto stock has shed almost 4% of its value in the last one week and is currently trading at $84 per share. This was in line with the overall weakness in the metals space during the week, mainly due...

2 months ago - Forbes

(Kitco News) - Rio Tinto announced today that the company signed a Memorandum of Understanding with InoBat, a European battery technology and manufacturing company, to work together to accelerate the es...

2 months ago - Kitco

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto and InoBat, a European battery technology and manufacturing company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to accelerate the establishment of a “c...

2 months ago - Business Wire

About RIO

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.

Industry
Other Industrial Metals & Mining
Founded
1873
CEO
Jean-Sebastien Jacques
Employees
47,500
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
RIO
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Rio Tinto's revenue was $44.61 billion, an increase of 3.35% compared to the previous year's $43.17 billion. Earnings were $9.77 billion, an increase of 21.96%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 5 analysts, the average rating for Rio Tinto stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 101.92, which is an increase of 14.39% from the latest price.

Price Target
$101.92
(14.39% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy