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Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.N)

RIO.N on New York Stock Exchange

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RIO.N

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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: 1.24
Market Cap(Mil.): $78,498.78
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,799.01
Dividend: 0.45
Yield (%): 3.61

Financials

  RIO.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 1,649.92 693.93 18.03
EPS (TTM): 0.03 -- --
ROI: -0.99 0.32 9.09
ROE: 0.10 -0.57 11.15

Rio Tinto payout hopes brighten on solid outlook for 2017

SYDNEY Global miner Rio Tinto could be in a position to reward shareholders with a strong dividend hike or even a share buyback next year as it benefits from a sharp rise in metals prices, fund managers and analysts said on Tuesday.

Jan 16 2017

UPDATE 2-Rio Tinto payout hopes brighten on solid outlook for 2017

* Capital return possible in 2017 - fund manager (Recasts to focus on shareholder returns)

Jan 16 2017

Trump win ignites hope for stalled Alaska copper, gold mine

VANCOUVER A small Canadian miner is confident Donald Trump's U.S. presidential win will let it proceed with an application for a copper and gold mine in Alaska that has been stalled almost three years by environmental regulators aiming to protect the world's biggest sockeye salmon fishery.

Dec 21 2016

Rio Tinto to defend itself if BSGR pursues action over Guinea

LONDON Rio Tinto said on Monday it would defend itself robustly if rival miner BSG Resources (BSGR) pursues a threat to file a law suit over mining rights in Guinea.

Dec 12 2016

Companies need to work harder to gain societies' trust-Rio chairman

LONDON Multinational companies need to do more to gain the trust of wider society, including better explaining why top executives are so highly rewarded in comparison to workers, the chairman of global miner Rio Tinto told British lawmakers.

Dec 06 2016

Rio Tinto says target of SEC probe over Mozambique coal

SYDNEY Global miner Rio Tinto said on Thursday it was cooperating with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission over financial impairments in 2012 related to its coal operations in Mozambique.

Dec 01 2016

U.S. authorities scrutinize Rio's 2013 coal writedown: sources

SYDNEY The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating a $3 billion impairment charge booked by miner Rio Tinto in 2013 on the value of a Mozambican coal asset, two sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Nov 29 2016

U.S. authorities scrutinise Rio's 2013 coal writedown - sources

SYDNEY, Nov 29 The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating a $3 billion impairment charge booked by miner Rio Tinto in 2013 on the value of a Mozambican coal asset, two sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Nov 29 2016

Rio seeks iron ore premium from China mills in likely pricing war revival: sources

MANILA Australian miner Rio Tinto is asking Chinese steel mills to pay a premium for its highest grade iron ore product for the first time since an annual pricing system collapsed in 2010, two sources familiar with the situation said.

Nov 29 2016

Rio seeks iron ore premium from China mills in likely pricing war revival - sources

MANILA, Nov 29 Australian miner Rio Tinto is asking Chinese steel mills to pay a premium for its highest grade iron ore product for the first time since an annual pricing system collapsed in 2010, two sources familiar with the situation said.

Nov 29 2016

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