Rio Tinto PLC (RIO)

31.54
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 31.82
Day Low/High 31.24 / 32.83
52 Wk Low/High 21.89 / 40.05
Avg Volume 4.32M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.22B
Market Cap 70.74B
EPS -0.50
P/E Ratio 16.15
Div & Yield 0.90 (2.80%)

Latest News

European Markets Up as Jackson Hole Meeting Nears

European Markets Up as Jackson Hole Meeting Nears

U.K. supermarkets are up on market share data.

European Markets Slide as Oil Prices Fall

European Markets Slide as Oil Prices Fall

Syngenta shares surge after ChemChina takeover receives U.S. security clearance.

Rio Tinto Reach, Earnings Growth a Good Reason to Buy Shares

Rio Tinto Reach, Earnings Growth a Good Reason to Buy Shares

Rio Tinto is up 12% but still has plenty of room for growth and a stellar portfolio of products.

European Markets Up; Syngenta Surges on ChemChina Security Approval

European Markets Up; Syngenta Surges on ChemChina Security Approval

U.S. futures up as miners drop with commodities.

Analyst Favorites: Rio Tinto Ranks As a Top Metals Pick

Analyst Favorites: Rio Tinto Ranks As a Top Metals Pick

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Rio Tinto plc is the #19 broker analyst pick, on average, out of the 50 stocks making up the Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index, according to Metals Channel. The Metals Channel Global Mining Titans Index is comprised of the top fifty global leaders from the metals and mining sector.

European Markets Up After Fed Minutes

European Markets Up After Fed Minutes

Futures point to a positive opening.

European Stocks Slip as U.K. Inflation Picks Up

European Stocks Slip as U.K. Inflation Picks Up

Germany's Linde surges 11% on merger talks with Praxair.

Chinese Data Underwhelm, Point to Private Investment Weakness

Chinese Data Underwhelm, Point to Private Investment Weakness

News of a slowdown in fixed-assets investment growth accompanies disappointing figures on industrial output, retail sales and bank credit.

European Stock Markets Close Up; Airbus Down

European Stock Markets Close Up; Airbus Down

German industrial output growth for June beats forecasts, while a Bank of France survey points to a French third-quarter economic rebound.

Another Buying Opportunity for Gold?

As the dollar and stocks climb, there's a correction in selling for gold and other precious metals.

Another Buying Opportunity for Gold?

Another Buying Opportunity for Gold?

As the dollar and stocks climb, there's a correction in selling for gold and other precious metals.

Rio Tinto (RIO) CEO Jacques Calls Worst Profit In 12 Years 'Strong' on Bloomberg TV

Rio Tinto (RIO) CEO Jacques Calls Worst Profit In 12 Years 'Strong' on Bloomberg TV

Given the 'challenging environment,' Rio Tintio (RIO) CEO Jean-Sebastian Jacques said on Bloomberg TV today that half-year profit results were 'strong' despite being the worst in 12 years

How Will Rio Tinto (RIO) Stock React to Record Low 1H Profit?

How Will Rio Tinto (RIO) Stock React to Record Low 1H Profit?

Rio Tinto (RIO) reported a 47% drop in its first half earnings, setting a new 12-year low for the company.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

Stock futures sag again Wednesday, as wearable tech maker Fitbit beats earnings expectations and oil prices hover around $40 a barrel.

Rio Tinto Posts Smaller-Than-Forecast Profit Decline, Signals Caution on Full Year

Rio Tinto Posts Smaller-Than-Forecast Profit Decline, Signals Caution on Full Year

The Anglo-Australian mining group says a China-driven, commodity-price rebound hinges on credit.

European Stock Indices Drift Lower; Banks Recover After Selloff

European Stock Indices Drift Lower; Banks Recover After Selloff

An upward revision to Markit's closely watched PMI index for the eurozone makes a rate cut marginally less likely.

Factors Are Favorable for Gold Rally

Factors Are Favorable for Gold Rally

Struggles of Bank of Japan and Fed help keep metals complex surging.

European Markets Close Down; Bank Stress Tests Pull Down Indices

European Markets Close Down; Bank Stress Tests Pull Down Indices

European manufacturing data show a post-Brexit decline.

European Stock Markets Up After Changeable Day

European Stock Markets Up After Changeable Day

Investors are cautious before central bank decisions later this week.

European Markets Mixed as German, U.K. Confidence Data Diverge

European Markets Mixed as German, U.K. Confidence Data Diverge

Shares in Italian bank Monte dei Paschi dropped 8% in Milan, prompting a temporary halt to trading

Bulk Up on Navios Maritime Preferreds to Play Chinese 'Capitalism'

Bulk Up on Navios Maritime Preferreds to Play Chinese 'Capitalism'

Dry bulk shippers were left for dead, but underlying demand is still strong.

BHP Billiton Shares Decline as Iron Ore Output Lags Forecasts

BHP Billiton Shares Decline as Iron Ore Output Lags Forecasts

The Anglo-Australian miner joins peer Rio Tinto in announcing a shortfall, as it flags new second-half write-downs.

Gold Is Standing Up to Shorts

Gold Is Standing Up to Shorts

Among other metals, silver is treading water while zinc is a big mover.

European Markets Mixed as IMF Downgrades Global Growth Estimates

European Markets Mixed as IMF Downgrades Global Growth Estimates

IMF cuts growth estimates for the U.K. by almost 1 percentage point for 2017.

European Markets Extend Losses as Brexit Shreds Confidence Index

European Markets Extend Losses as Brexit Shreds Confidence Index

A closely watched market sentiment indicator points to gloom in Germany and the euro area, while U.K. price growth picks up pace.

Rio Tinto Maintains Iron Ore Shipment Guidance as Second Quarter Disappoints

Rio Tinto Maintains Iron Ore Shipment Guidance as Second Quarter Disappoints

Second-quarter production slips across most categories in the miner's newly created energy and minerals unit, while Australian iron ore output disappoints.

European Stock Benchmarks Mixed; Istanbul Falls After Weekend Coup

European Stock Benchmarks Mixed; Istanbul Falls After Weekend Coup

Takeover excitement after ARM's $32 billion SoftBank offer pulls the FTSE 100 higher, though travel stocks decline after the Turkey uprising.

Buy These 3 Cheap Mining Stocks as Copper, Iron Ore Set to Sink

Buy These 3 Cheap Mining Stocks as Copper, Iron Ore Set to Sink

Industry followers expect commodity prices to weigh down mining shares in the coming months, creating an opportunity to buy these large-cap players at a bargain.