Rio Tinto PLC (RIO)

32.17
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 32.17
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 21.89 / 40.05
Avg Volume 3.84M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.22B
Market Cap 72.05B
EPS -0.50
P/E Ratio 16.45
Div & Yield 0.89 (2.80%)

Latest News

European Markets Rally Following Fed Decision; Oil Price Increase

European Markets Rally Following Fed Decision; Oil Price Increase

Gainers include ArcelorMittal, Lafargeholcim, Nokia, Maersk

European Markets Up; Miners Pull Up Indices

European Markets Up; Miners Pull Up Indices

Markets are up as investors absorb the Fed's decision.

European Markets Close Up Ahead of Fed Decision

European Markets Close Up Ahead of Fed Decision

Banks and insurers rise across Europe after the Bank of Japan's stimulus tweaks.

BHP Billiton Digs In Over Australian Tax Demand

BHP Billiton Digs In Over Australian Tax Demand

The Australian miner is in dispute with Canberra over $772 billion of back taxes, mostly relating to a marketing business which routes sales through Singapore. It may go to court.

Big Miners Can't Win as Coking Coal Rally Promises Iron Ore Squeeze

Big Miners Can't Win as Coking Coal Rally Promises Iron Ore Squeeze

A surge in coal prices may stifle demand from Chinese steel producers, which are being counted on to mop up as much as 50 million tons of new iron ore.

Asian Markets Mixed; Australian Indices Edge Higher After RBA Minutes

Asian Markets Mixed; Australian Indices Edge Higher After RBA Minutes

The central bank signals near-term rate status quo, while observing a softening in the housing market.

European Stocks Rise With Commodities

European Stocks Rise With Commodities

Oil gains on possible cooperation between OPEC countries.

With Commodities Low, Rate Hike Unlikely

Copper and crude have been a good measure of economic activity, but both are at historically low levels.

The Bear's Moving In on Rio Tinto

The Bear's Moving In on Rio Tinto

Miner's stock sees more sideways price action.

World's Biggest Sovereign Fund Dumps Duke

World's Biggest Sovereign Fund Dumps Duke

Norway's $900 billion fund sold $300 million Duke shares before excluding the energy company because it poses "risk of severe environmental damage."

Asia Stocks Gain Payrolls Boost; Bank of Japan's Kuroda Digs in Heels on Easing

Asia Stocks Gain Payrolls Boost; Bank of Japan's Kuroda Digs in Heels on Easing

The central bank chief pledges to stick with its easing measures as it strives to get inflation up to its elusive 2% goal.

European Markets Close Up; Banks Buoy Indices

European Markets Close Up; Banks Buoy Indices

Miners are the biggest losers in London as precious metal prices fall.

European Markets Up; Miners Weigh on FTSE

European Markets Up; Miners Weigh on FTSE

Benchmark indices across Europe are up but the FTSE falls after a holiday Monday.

European Stock Markets Close Higher After Yellen Comments

European Stock Markets Close Higher After Yellen Comments

Friday's strong finish failed to save stock markets from a second week of losses.

European Markets Mixed Ahead of Jackson Hole

European Markets Mixed Ahead of Jackson Hole

Consumer confidence in France and Germany unexpectedly rises in August.

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.