Rio Tinto PLC (RIO)

41.15
0.97 2.30
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 42.12
Open 41.60
Day Low/High 40.87 / 41.63
52 Wk Low/High 21.89 / 42.61
Volume 3.84M
Avg Volume 3.87M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.22B
Market Cap 92.32B
EPS -0.50
P/E Ratio 21.08
Div & Yield 0.89 (2.10%)

Latest News

Don't Bet Against Metals and Mining Momentum

Don't Bet Against Metals and Mining Momentum

We like to see broad participation among stocks that have been latent for years.

I'm Not Digging Rio Tinto Right Here

I'm Not Digging Rio Tinto Right Here

The mining company's shares are back in the overbought zone, where the crowd is buying enthusiastically; don't follow it.

Asian Markets Rise; Japan Notches up Seventh Day of Gains

Asian Markets Rise; Japan Notches up Seventh Day of Gains

Another month of falling "core" consumer prices keeps a Bank of Japan rate cut on the agenda.

Rio Tinto Promises More Cost Cuts After 2016 Spending Lags Forecast

Rio Tinto Promises More Cost Cuts After 2016 Spending Lags Forecast

CEO Jean-Sebastien Jacques says noncore asset sales will continue.

Asian Markets Mixed; Japanese Indices Pull Away as Yen Falls

Asian Markets Mixed; Japanese Indices Pull Away as Yen Falls

The dollar strengthens against the currencies of most trading partners after Fed minutes and strong durable goods figures.

Any OPEC Meeting Oil Rally Is Made to Fade

Any OPEC Meeting Oil Rally Is Made to Fade

There's no reason to think any resolution on the table will offset the current supply glut.

Asian Stock Markets Move Higher; Mining Gains Lift Australian Indices

Asian Stock Markets Move Higher; Mining Gains Lift Australian Indices

Emerging market currencies including the rupee and the Malaysian ringgit slip further against the dollar.

Asian Stocks Join Global Rally Despite Trump, Earthquakes; Futures Rise

Asian Stocks Join Global Rally Despite Trump, Earthquakes; Futures Rise

Miners and oil companies pull indices higher ahead of next week's OPEC meeting.

China Takes Aim at High Coal Prices With Production Boost

China Takes Aim at High Coal Prices With Production Boost

Thermal coal prices are tipped to fall after China eases restrictions on mine output, but coking coal's bull run still has legs.

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 #25 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.

Asian Markets Mixed, Bond Yields Fall After BoJ Bond Purchase Offer

Asian Markets Mixed, Bond Yields Fall After BoJ Bond Purchase Offer

The Japanese central bank gets no takers for the inaugural step in its new yield curve control program.

EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Investigation Of Securities Claims Against Rio Tinto Plc - RIO

EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Investigation Of Securities Claims Against Rio Tinto Plc - RIO

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces it is investigating potential securities claims on behalf of shareholders of Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) resulting from allegations that Rio Tinto may have issued...

Don't Hold Your Breath for OPEC Output Cut

Don't Hold Your Breath for OPEC Output Cut

Iron ore and coal were both 'limit down' on heavy volume.

Asian Markets Shrug off Trump Slump; Futures, Mining Stocks Rise

Asian Markets Shrug off Trump Slump; Futures, Mining Stocks Rise

BHP and Rio Tinto gain as iron ore rises on excitement about the President-Elect's plan to ramp up infrastructure spending.

Asian Stocks Mixed After Chinese Trade Data; U.S. Futures Soften

Asian Stocks Mixed After Chinese Trade Data; U.S. Futures Soften

Dollar-denominated Chinese imports and exports continue to contract, but at a slower pace than a month earlier.

Gold Price, Equities Taking a Hit

Gold Price, Equities Taking a Hit

But base metals are doing well in today's risk-on rally.

Red Diamonds are Beautiful, Rare and Becoming More Expensive

Red Diamonds are Beautiful, Rare and Becoming More Expensive

Rio Tinto's Argyle mine is producing red diamonds that are increasing in value, according to Robb Report.

Gold Price Pop of 20% Possible Post-Nov. 8

Gold Price Pop of 20% Possible Post-Nov. 8

Assuming a Clinton win, she may be handicapped, by both federal investigators and Republicans.

Hard Assets Like Gold for Portfolio Safety

Hard Assets Like Gold for Portfolio Safety

But it's probably premature to buy crude oil on the current dip.

European Stocks Mixed After Earnings Reports as Pound Plunges

European Stocks Mixed After Earnings Reports as Pound Plunges

The U.K. currency falls to its lowest intra-day level since the Oct. 7 'flash crash' before testimony from Bank of England Governor Mark Carney.

Rio Tinto Cuts 2016 Iron Ore Production Guidance

Rio Tinto Cuts 2016 Iron Ore Production Guidance

A disappointing third quarter means iron ore shipments could be five million tons lower.

Energy Sector Rebounding, Gold Gaining

Energy Sector Rebounding, Gold Gaining

Base metals are trading in a narrow range as investors eye Chinese production.

CAT, F, GM: Jim Cramer's Views

CAT, F, GM: Jim Cramer's Views

Cramer shares his views on why it's hard to take this market seriously and the loss of investible sectors. Caterpillar, Ford and General Motors are among the stocks discussed.

China Slowdown Hits Industrial Metals

China Slowdown Hits Industrial Metals

As the Fed is the monetary policymaker of the globe, this slowdown may pause Fed action.

European Stocks Close Lower on Concerns Over China, Brexit Woes

European Stocks Close Lower on Concerns Over China, Brexit Woes

Weak trade data from China sparks renewed concern over the global economy, while revived jitters over Brexit reverberate across Europe.

Rio Tinto (RIO) Stock Falling, Citi Downgrades

Rio Tinto (RIO) Stock Falling, Citi Downgrades

Rio Tinto (RIO) stock is under pressure on Thursday as Citi cut its rating on the shares to 'sell.'