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RIO - Rio Tinto Share Price

5854p -24.0  -0.4%

Last Trade - 05/03/21

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Large Cap
Market Cap £94.77bn
Enterprise Value £98.71bn
Revenue £32.23bn
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
34,829 33,781 40,030 40,522 43,165 44,611 52,026 45,452 +5.1%
-65.6 +128.2 +24.2 +7.6 +66.4 -8.1 +41.9 -25.4
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, RioTinto plc revenues increased 3% to $44.61B. Net incomeincreased 22% to $9.77B. Revenues reflect Iron Ore segmentincrease of 14% to $27.51B, China segment increase of 17%to $25.94B, Europe segment increase of less than 1% to$2.62B. Net income benefited from Impairment of Fixed Assetdecrease of 74% to $900M (expense), Equity Earnings -BeforeTaxes increase from $301M to $652M (income).
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Profile Summary

Rio Tinto plc is a mining and metals company. The Company's business is finding, mining and processing mineral resources. The Company's segments include Iron Ore, Aluminium, Copper & Diamonds, Energy & Minerals and Other Operations. The Company operates an iron ore business, supplying the global seaborne iron ore trade. Its Iron Ore product operations are located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia and operations include approximately five iron ore products and approximately four port terminals. The Aluminium business includes bauxite mines, alumina refineries and aluminum smelters. Its bauxite mines are located in Australia, Brazil and Guinea. The Copper & Diamonds segment has managed operations in Australia, Canada, Mongolia and the United States, and non-managed operations in Chile and Indonesia. The Energy & Minerals segment consists of mining, refining and marketing operations across sectors including borates, iron ore concentrate and pellets, titanium dioxide and uranium.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated March 30, 1962
Public Since November 1, 1973
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 47,500
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Frequently Asked Questions for Rio Tinto
What is the Rio Tinto share price?

As of 05/03/21, shares in Rio Tinto are trading at 5854p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £94.77bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Rio Tinto share price performed this year?

Shares in Rio Tinto are currently trading at 5854p and the price has moved by 62.13% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Rio Tinto price has moved by 53.96% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Rio Tinto?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Rio Tinto, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 12 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Rio Tinto is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Rio Tinto next release its financial results?

Rio Tinto is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Rio Tinto dividend yield?

The Rio Tinto dividend yield is 5.76% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Rio Tinto pay a dividend?

Last year, Rio Tinto paid a total dividend of 4.67, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 5.76%. Looking ahead, Rio Tinto has not announced an ex-dividend date yet and the next dividend pay date is 2021-04-15.

When does Rio Tinto next pay dividends?

Rio Tinto has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date and the next dividend pay date is 2021-04-15. The historic dividend yield on Rio Tinto shares is currently 5.76%.

How do I buy Rio Tinto shares?

To buy shares in Rio Tinto you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Rio Tinto?

Shares in Rio Tinto are currently trading at 5854p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £94.77bn.

Where are Rio Tinto shares listed? Where are Rio Tinto shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Rio Tinto:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: RIO
What kind of share is Rio Tinto?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Rio Tinto is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Rio Tinto share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Rio Tinto are currently priced at 5854p. At that level they are trading at 2.29% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 5,991.20.

Analysts covering Rio Tinto currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 9.917 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Rio Tinto share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Rio Tinto. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 13.4%. At the current price of 5854p, shares in Rio Tinto are trading at 16.92% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Rio Tinto PE Ratio?

The Rio Tinto PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 11.59. The shares are currently trading at 5854p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Rio Tinto?

Rio Tinto's management team is headed by:

Simon Thompson - CHM
Alfredo Barrios - OTH
Michael L'Estrange - NID
Megan Clark - NID
Sam Laidlaw - NID
Simon Henry - NID
Bold Baatar - CEX
Arnaud Soirat - COO
Simon Trott - CEX
Jakob Stausholm - CEO
Hinda Gharbi - NID
Ivan Vella - CEX
Peter Cunningham - CFO
Sinead Kaufman - CEX
Kellie Parker - CEX
Who are the major shareholders of Rio Tinto?

Here are the top five shareholders of Rio Tinto based on the size of their shareholding:

Aluminum Corp of China Ltd Corporation
Percentage owned: 14.63% (182.6m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 10.24% (127.7m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.06% (63.1m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 2.83% (35.3m shares)
Statens Pensjonsfond Utland Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 2.64% (33.0m shares)
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