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Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.L)

RIO.L on London Stock Exchange

3,315.50GBp
24 Feb 2017
Change (% chg)

-102.50 (-3.00%)
Prev Close
3,418.00
Open
3,371.50
Day's High
3,398.50
Day's Low
3,253.50
Volume
6,250,591
Avg. Vol
4,809,259
52-wk High
3,718.50
52-wk Low
1,795.00

RIO.L

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About

Rio Tinto plc is a mining company. The Company focuses on finding, mining, processing and marketing the Earth's mineral resources. The Company's segments include aluminum, copper and coal, diamonds and minerals, and iron ore. The Company's aluminum business includes bauxite mines, alumina refineries and aluminum smelters. The... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.38
Market Cap(Mil.): £62,408.16
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,799.11
Dividend: 100.56
Yield (%): --

Financials

  RIO.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 16.31 24.89 18.14
EPS (TTM): 2.05 -- --
ROI: 6.45 5.35 9.02
ROE: 12.05 8.22 11.37

Can commodity producers resist the temptations of the up cycle?: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia Anytime you hear the mantra "this time it will be different," it's probably best to assume the same old cycle will repeat itself.

Feb 23 2017

Australia shares hit by materials, Qantas up after results; NZ edge higher

Feb 23 Australian shares fell on Thursday, dragged by weakness in the materials sector with miner Rio Tinto tumbling after going ex-dividend, though rises in Qantas Airways and Casino operator Crown Resorts after their earnings contained losses.

Feb 22 2017

RPT-COLUMN-Iron ore rally fires up Rio Tinto's commodity merry-go-round: Russell

JOHANNESBURG, Feb 15 Reuters) - Mining company super profits appear to be back on the agenda as earnings stand to be turbo-charged by higher-than-expected prices for iron ore and other metals, while volumes are also likely to be strong.

Feb 15 2017

Iron ore rally fires up Rio Tinto's commodity merry-go-round: Russell

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)

Feb 15 2017

COLUMN-Iron ore rally fires up Rio Tinto's commodity merry-go-round: Russell

JOHANNESBURG, Feb 15 Reuters) - Mining company super profits appear to be back on the agenda as earnings stand to be turbo-charged by higher-than-expected prices for iron ore and other metals, while volumes are also likely to be strong.

Feb 15 2017

UPDATE 1-Rio Tinto recruits three energy executives to board

* Simon Henry, Sam Laidlaw, David Constable named as non-execs

Feb 10 2017

Rio Tinto considers exiting interest in Freeport Indonesia mine -The Australian

JAKARTA, Feb 9 Rio Tinto is considering walking away from its interest in the giant Grasberg copper mine operated by Freeport McMoRan Inc in Indonesia, The Australian newspaper reported on Thursday, citing the mining giant's chief executive.

Feb 09 2017

Confident Rio Tinto hands back cash as iron ore booms

SYDNEY Global miner Rio Tinto put its focus on returning cash to shareholders on Wednesday after beating profit forecasts on the back of cost-cutting and a strong recovery in iron ore prices. | Video

Feb 08 2017

Rio Tinto denies Guinea iron ore sale has stalled after investigation

LONDON/CAPE TOWN Rio Tinto shrugged off concerns on Wednesday that its sale of Guinea's Simandou project to Chinalco had stalled after an investigation into payments to a consultant who helped it win rights to the huge iron ore deposit.

Feb 08 2017

UPDATE 2-Confident Rio Tinto hands back cash as iron ore booms

* Underlying earnings up 12 pct (Recasts, adds analyst comments)

Feb 08 2017

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