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Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.N)

RIO.N on New York Stock Exchange

39.02USD
2 Dec 2016
Change (% chg)

$0.67 (+1.75%)
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$38.35
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$39.03
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$37.94
Volume
646,907
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$40.18
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$21.89

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: 1.36
Market Cap(Mil.): $68,239.09
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,798.99
Dividend: 0.45
Yield (%): 4.05

Financials

  RIO.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 1,472.14 667.49 16.36
EPS (TTM): 0.03 -- --
ROI: -0.99 0.10 8.90
ROE: 0.10 -1.52 10.89

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

Rio Tinto disposes of iron ore elephant, signals flexibility: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia Almost unnoticed, Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean Sebastien Jacques has ushered the China iron ore elephant out of the room.

Nov 28 2016

RPT-COLUMN-Rio Tinto disposes of iron ore elephant, signals flexibility: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia, Nov 28 Almost unnoticed, Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean Sebastien Jacques has ushered the China iron ore elephant out of the room.

Nov 28 2016

COLUMN-Rio Tinto disposes of iron ore elephant, signals flexibility: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia, Nov 28 Almost unnoticed, Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean Sebastien Jacques has ushered the China iron ore elephant out of the room.

Nov 28 2016

UPDATE 1-Rio Tinto sees potential demand boost, less red tape in Trump presidency

* Skirts questions on Guinea Simandou investigation (Adds executive comment on Trump, response on Simandou)

Nov 24 2016

Rio Tinto sees potential gains from Trump's election

MELBOURNE Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean-Sébastien Jacques said on Friday the election of Donald Trump in the United States could help boost commodities demand and cut red tape, which would benefit the mining industry.

Nov 24 2016

Competitors

  Price Chg
BHP Billiton plc (BLT.L) 1,304.00p -35.00
BHP Billiton Limited (BHP.AX) $25.02 -0.59
Rio Tinto Limited (RIO.AX) $58.04 -0.66
Anglo American plc (AAL.L) 1,209.00p +1.50
Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX.N) $15.42 +0.39

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