RIO.AX - Rio Tinto Limited

ASX - ASX Delayed price. Currency in AUD
83.10
+0.35 (+0.42%)
At close: 4:10PM AEST
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Previous close82.75
Open83.57
Bid83.10 x 0
Ask83.30 x 0
Day's range82.82 - 83.69
52-week range58.37 - 87.09
Volume1,916,820
Avg. volume1,737,143
Market cap143.716B
Beta0.81
PE ratio (TTM)17.07
EPS (TTM)4.87
Earnings date1 Aug. 2018
Forward dividend & yield5.23 (6.22%)
Ex-dividend date2018-03-01
1y target est67.04
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  • Financial Times9 days ago

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