RIO - Rio Tinto plc

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
56.56
-0.29 (-0.51%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close56.85
Open57.01
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range56.14 - 57.14
52 Week Range37.66 - 59.25
Volume2,665,996
Avg. Volume3,397,291
Market Cap95.615B
Beta1.08
PE Ratio (TTM)11.62
EPS (TTM)4.87
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield2.20 (4.05%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-08-09
1y Target Est61.00
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  • Strategists Expect Euro-Zone Stocks to Rally Less
    Bloomberg Video2 days ago

    Strategists Expect Euro-Zone Stocks to Rally Less

    Apr.18 -- Bloomberg's Christine Harvey reports on the latest markets news. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."

  • BHP Trims Iron Ore Guidance—How Iron Ore Prices Could Respond
    Market Realist11 hours ago

    BHP Trims Iron Ore Guidance—How Iron Ore Prices Could Respond

    On April 18, BHP Billiton (BHP) released its operational review of the nine months ended March 2018. Iron ore (PICK) volumes are key to BHP Billiton’s revenues and earnings, as iron ore is the largest commodity produced by the company.

  • Analyzing Alcoa’s 1Q18 Earnings
    Market Realist13 hours ago

    Analyzing Alcoa’s 1Q18 Earnings

    Alcoa (AA) released its 1Q18 earnings on April 18, 2018, after the markets closed. The company reported revenues of $3.09 billion in 1Q18—compared to $3.17 billion in 4Q17 and $2.65 billion in 1Q17. Alcoa’s 1Q18 earnings were better than expected.

  • BHP Billiton (BHP) Lowers Iron-Ore Production View for FY18
    Zacks15 hours ago

    BHP Billiton (BHP) Lowers Iron-Ore Production View for FY18

    BHP Billiton (BHP) trims iron-ore output guidance for fiscal 2018. Northward movement in the price of this major steel-making product is expected to drive the company's performance.

  • What to Watch for on Freeport-McMoRan’s 1Q18 Earnings Call
    Market Realistyesterday

    What to Watch for on Freeport-McMoRan’s 1Q18 Earnings Call

    Grasberg issues could dominate Freeport’s 1Q18 earnings call. There are several uncertainties over Freeport’s Indonesia operations. See Uncertainties Surround Freeport’s Indonesia Operations to look at the issues Freeport is grappling in Indonesia. The Grasberg issues could also be affecting Freeport’s valuation.

  • Will US-China Frictions Reflect in Freeport’s 1Q18 Earnings?
    Market Realistyesterday

    Will US-China Frictions Reflect in Freeport’s 1Q18 Earnings?

    In the previous part of this series, we noted that Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) expects its 1Q18 copper shipments to be similar to the sequential quarter. Meanwhile, for commodity producers Antofagasta (ANTO), Southern Copper (SCCO), and Rio Tinto (RIO)(TRQ), commodity prices have a higher impact on earnings than shipments. In this article, we’ll see how commodity prices played out in 1Q18 amid the US-China trade war and how it could impact Freeport’s financial performance.

  • Can Freeport-McMoRan Beat Wall Street Revenue Estimates in 1Q18?
    Market Realistyesterday

    Can Freeport-McMoRan Beat Wall Street Revenue Estimates in 1Q18?

    Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) is scheduled to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 24. In this article, we’ll see what analysts are projecting for Freeport’s 1Q18 revenues. Freeport managed to beat its revenue estimates by a wide margin in the last two consecutive quarters.

  • Freeport-McMoRan’s 1Q18 Earnings: The Word on Wall Street
    Market Realistyesterday

    Freeport-McMoRan’s 1Q18 Earnings: The Word on Wall Street

    Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), the leading US-based copper miner, is slated to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 24. Teck Resources (TECK) is also expected to release its quarterly earnings on the same day, followed by First Quantum Minerals’ (FM) earnings release on April 26. Since it’s quarterly earnings season, diversified miners including BHP Billiton (BHP) will likely only release their operational data, as these companies only release their half-yearly and annual financial results.

  • What Are Analysts Expecting From Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) In The Next Couple Of Years?
    Simply Wall St.yesterday

    What Are Analysts Expecting From Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) In The Next Couple Of Years?

    In December 2017, Rio Tinto plc (LSE:RIO) released its most recent earnings announcement, which suggested that the business experienced a large tailwind, leading to a high double-digit earnings growth ofRead More...

  • TheStreet.comyesterday

    Aluminum Prices Skyrocket on Sanction-Driven Global Supply Concerns

    Aluminum prices have skyrocketed this week amid an uncertain supply future for the industrial metal. The U.S. issued sanctions on Russia that affected aluminum producer United Co. Rusal. Since the sanctions were enacted, aluminum prices have rallied about 20%.

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    Miners lead FTSE 100 higher after Rio Tinto update; inflation data in focus

    U.K. stocks rose for a second straight day on Wednesday, boosted by a strong performance in the basic resources sector after an upbeat trading update from mining giant Rio Tinto. Traders were also waiting for U.K. inflation data due at 9:30 a.m. London time, or 4:30 a.m. Eastern Time, which could weaken or strengthen the case for a Bank of England interest-rate rise next month. On Wednesday, however, the FTSE was less driven by the sterling action and instead boosted by corporate news.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    [$$] Rio Tinto Australian Iron-ore Shipments Rise 5%

    PLC (RIO) said quarterly exports of iron ore from its Australian mines rose 5% on-year because of fewer weather-related setbacks and continued productivity improvements, although shipments fell 11% on the quarter immediately prior. The Anglo-Australian company, one of the world’s top iron-ore exporters, reported iron ore shipments of 80.3 million metric tons from Australia’s western Pilbara region in the three months through March. “Production benefited from fewer weather disruptions than the first quarter of 2017, along with the ramp up of Silvergrass and the continuing implementation of productivity improvements across the integrated system,” the miner said.

  • Financial Times2 days ago

    [$$] Rio Tinto smelter sales on track despite Rusal sanctions

    Rio Tinto expects to complete the sale of two aluminium smelters in Europe in spite of the US sanctions against Rusal, the Russian metals group that is big supplier of raw material to both plants. As part ...

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Rio Tinto flags changes to 2018 aluminium output after U.S. sanctions

    Global miner Rio Tinto on Wednesday flagged possible changes to its 2018 aluminium output following U.S. sanctions on its Russian partner Rusal earlier this month. Rio, which reported a 5 percent rise in first-quarter iron ore shipments in the March quarter, has declared force majeure on some customer contracts after U.S. sanctions on UC Rusal , the world's second biggest aluminium producer. Rio kept its forecast for aluminium production steady in its first quarter production report.

  • Rio Tinto Battles Fallout From Rusal Sanctions
    Bloomberg2 days ago

    Rio Tinto Battles Fallout From Rusal Sanctions

    Bloomberg's David Stringer reports on the fallout for Rio Tinto from U.S. sanctions on United Co. Rusal on aluminum production and talks about the price of iron ore. Stringer speaks on "Bloomberg ...

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Rio Tinto first-quarter shipments rise 4.7 percent, maintains forecast

    "We delivered a solid operational performance across most commodities in the first quarter of 2018," Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques said in a statement. The Anglo-Australian miner maintained its iron ore production guidance for this year of 330 million to 340 million tonnes. Rio Tinto also held its 2018 copper guidance, but said its aluminium forecast of 3.5 to 3.7 million tonnes would be adjusted after it completed the sale of some smelters.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    Analysis: Sanctions batter Rusal's overseas supply chain, restructuring seen

    LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's Rusal may be forced to divest most of its portfolio of overseas operations if the aluminium giant cannot restructure them to evade U.S. sanctions and ensure a flow of raw materials. U.S. sanctions imposed against key allies of Russian President Putin have already started to cripple United Company Rusal's extensive string of international operations from Sweden to Guinea to Australia. Rusal, the world's second biggest aluminium producer behind China Hongqiao Group Ltd, is heavily dependent on its international network of mines and refineries.

  • How Wall Street Rates Alcoa ahead of Its 1Q18 Earnings Release
    Market Realist3 days ago

    How Wall Street Rates Alcoa ahead of Its 1Q18 Earnings Release

    Alcoa is scheduled to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 18. In the previous articles, we’ve seen what analysts are projecting for Alcoa’s 1Q18 earnings and the key updates that markets might watch for in the company’s 1Q18 earnings call. Let’s now see how analysts are rating the stock ahead of its 1Q18 earnings release.

  • Russia Sanctions Throw Global Aluminum Industry Into Chaos
    Bloomberg3 days ago

    Russia Sanctions Throw Global Aluminum Industry Into Chaos

    The U.S. sanctions on United Co. Rusal that have sent aluminum prices surging should be great news for rival producers like Rio Tinto Group.

  • What Updates Can Investors Expect from Alcoa’s Earnings Release?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What Updates Can Investors Expect from Alcoa’s Earnings Release?

    In the previous article, we saw what analysts are projecting for Alcoa’s (AA) 1Q18 earnings. In this part, we’ll look at the key updates that markets might watch for in Alcoa’s 1Q18 earnings call. The macro environment has been quite volatile for aluminum.

  • What Could Drive Alcoa’s 1Q18 Financial Performance?
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    What Could Drive Alcoa’s 1Q18 Financial Performance?

    Alcoa’s (AA) 1Q18 earnings are expected on April 18. Bauxite, alumina, and aluminum are the three key commodities that Alcoa sells. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect Alcoa to post revenues of $3.08 billion in 1Q18.

  • What Wall Street Expects from Alcoa’s 1Q18 Earnings
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What Wall Street Expects from Alcoa’s 1Q18 Earnings

    Alcoa (AA) is scheduled to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 18. Overall, 2018 is turning out to be a volatile year for Alcoa and other aluminum producers like Century Aluminum (CENX), Rio Tinto (RIO), and Norsk Hydro (NHYDY).

  • Why the Closure of CLF’s Australian Operations Could Be Positive
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Why the Closure of CLF’s Australian Operations Could Be Positive

    Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) announced on April 6, 2018, that it expects to close its Australian operations by June 30, 2018. The main factors driving this decision were as follows: the increasingly discounted prices for lower-content iron ore the quality of the remaining iron ore reserves at its Asia-Pacific operations the lack of a legitimate offer from a qualified buyer

  • Why Cliffs’ Asia-Pacific Segment Could Disappoint Again in 1Q18
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Why Cliffs’ Asia-Pacific Segment Could Disappoint Again in 1Q18

    While Cleveland-Cliffs’ (CLF) Asia-Pacific Iron Ore (or APIO) segment doesn’t contribute much to its revenue and earnings, it still accounts for many of its stock price movements via changes in seaborne iron ore prices.

  • Financial Times4 days ago

    [$$] Rusal tumbles 21% as US vows to impose further sanctions on Russia

    Russian aluminium producer Rusal tumbled as much as 21 per cent on Monday morning in Hong Kong after the US promised  further sanctions against Moscow for supporting the Syrian government. The Trump administration ...