RIO.AX - Rio Tinto Limited

ASX - ASX Delayed price. Currency in AUD
70.815
-0.075 (-0.106%)
As of 12:50PM AEDT. Market open.
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Previous close70.890
Open70.550
Bid70.810 x 100600
Ask70.820 x 219200
Day's range70.540 - 71.110
52-week range56.550 - 75.140
Volume998,336
Avg. volume2,039,865
Market cap124.81B
BetaN/A
PE ratio (TTM)20.65
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings dateN/A
Forward dividend & yieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-dividend dateN/A
1y target est58.45
  • Rio Tinto & former execs charged with fraud
    Reuters Videoslast month

    Rio Tinto & former execs charged with fraud

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has charged mining company Rio Tinto and two of its former top executives with fraud, saying they inflated the value of coal assets in Mozambique. Laura Frykberg reports

  • Barrons.com3 days ago

    Will Rio Tinto Get a Lift From Lithium Frenzy?

    If press reports are true, minerals producer Rio Tinto (RIO) could spend billions on a stake in a Chilean lithium producer. Rio doesn't have any lithium, a hot commodity used in batteries for electric vehicles, and Rio could buy roughly a third of Chilean lithium producer SQM that PotashCorp must sell to meet requirements of its merger with agriculture product giant Agrium (AGU). Buying such an asset illustrates seduction by the lithium frenzy, given that SQM's valuation has been "significantly buoyed by recent lithium price increases, volume growth expectations and a general market fervor regarding lithium," they write.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Rio chairmanship: taking the Mick

    More than 250,000 people work for the big four UK-listed miners. The cadre of executives who tell them what to do is "the smallest club in the world", according to one insider. Even so, the news ...

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Mick Davis leads contenders to become next Rio Tinto chairman

    Mick Davis, the former head of Xstrata, has emerged as a frontrunner to become the next chairman of Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto. The South African-born businessman has held talks with Rio over the ...

  • Mining's $45 Million Man Eyes an Earth-Shattering Return
    Bloomberg6 days ago

    Mining's $45 Million Man Eyes an Earth-Shattering Return

    Can Mick Davis really tune into the concerns of Rio Tinto shareholders?

  • Financial Times7 days ago

    [$$] Corporate leaders: keep your yammering in check

    Of all the chief executives at a FTSE 100 company, the one I am coming to know best is Jean-Sébastien Jacques, the 46-year-old Frenchman appointed to run the Rio Tinto mining group last year. Mr Jacques ...

  • One of the World's Biggest Miners Is About to Go Coal-Free
    Bloomberg10 days ago

    One of the World's Biggest Miners Is About to Go Coal-Free

    Just five years ago it would have been almost unthinkable that one of the world’s biggest mining companies would not dig any coal. It’s now likely to become a reality.

  • MarketWatch11 days ago

    Nikkei tops 23,000 for first time since 1992, pulls back at close

    Strong Japanese corporate results had Tokyo stocks extending their rally early Thursday though the rest of Asia was quieter after mild gains on Wall Street overnight.

  • Should you buy Mount Gibson Iron Limited today?
    Motley Fool11 days ago

    Should you buy Mount Gibson Iron Limited today?

    Mount Gibson Iron Limited (ASX:MGX) is an iron ore miner with a strong balance sheet, which I think has the potential to climb higher.

  • Market Realist12 days ago

    What Could Drive Vale Stock in 2018

    Vale (VALE) released its 3Q17 results on October 26, reporting earnings per share of $0.40, compared with the analysts’ estimate of $0.32.

  • Stocks With Rising Relative Strength: Rio Tinto
    Investor's Business Daily19 days ago

    Stocks With Rising Relative Strength: Rio Tinto

    A Relative Strength Rating upgrade for Rio Tinto shows improving technical performance. Will it continue?

  • Market Realist21 days ago

    How Iron Ore Miners’ Production Affects Prices

    Vale SA’s (VALE) iron ore quarterly production for 3Q17 has set another record. VALE produced 95.1 million tons of iron ore, 3.3% higher year-over-year.

  • AAP25 days ago

    Not a race to fine Rio Tinto, senator told

    The Australian corporate watchdog has been asked why it was slow to prosecute global mining giant Rio Tinto over a coal mining project in Mozambique. Already, Britain has fined Rio Tinto STG27 million ($A47 million) for failing to write-down the failed investment and the US has launched legal action for fraud. Greens senator Peter Whish-Wilson was questioning the Australian Securities and Investments Commission head at a hearing in Canberra about why it wasn't first, given Rio Tinto was company with dual listings in London and Australia.

  • Will the Rio Tinto Limited share price be hit by the SEC’s investigation?
    Motley Fool26 days ago

    Will the Rio Tinto Limited share price be hit by the SEC’s investigation?

    Rio Tinto Limited’s (ASX:RIO) reputation is taking another hit. Do shareholders care?

  • Rio Tinto to Pay Legal Fees of Ex-CEO and CFO in Fraud Case
    Bloomberg28 days ago

    Rio Tinto to Pay Legal Fees of Ex-CEO and CFO in Fraud Case

    Rio Tinto Group will cover the legal costs of its former chief executive and chief financial officers after U.S. authorities charged them with fraud, according to people familiar with the situation.

  • Barrons.com28 days ago

    Rio Tinto Downgraded by RBC

    RBC Capital Markets has downgraded Rio Tinto (RIO.AU) to sector perform (from outperform) as it says the strong balance sheet and high quality growth projects are already factored into the mining giant's ...

  • SEC's Challenge on Rio Tinto: Self Delusion or Fraud?
    Bloomberglast month

    SEC's Challenge on Rio Tinto: Self Delusion or Fraud?

    The coal mine fiasco is a lesson in leadership.

  • Rio Holds Talks With Indonesia About Exit from Giant Mine
    Bloomberglast month

    Rio Holds Talks With Indonesia About Exit from Giant Mine

    Rio Tinto Group has held talks with Indonesian groups, including state-owned PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium, about a possible exit from its interest in the giant Grasberg copper and gold operation, according ...

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    Want to double the market's dividend? Look at these stocks.

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    Bloomberglast month

    Coal Mines, Robots and Psychopaths

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  • MarketWatchlast month

    FTSE 100 ends higher as weak wages keep pound under pressure

    A continued pullback in the pound helps push U.K. stocks higher Wednesday, as lackluster figures on British wages may help shape the Bank of England’s thinking on an interest-rate hike.

  • Fraud Charges Put Mining's M&A Disasters Back in the Spotlight
    Bloomberglast month

    Fraud Charges Put Mining's M&A Disasters Back in the Spotlight

    For executives in the mining industry, only just emerging from a decade of disastrous investments, the prosecution of two former Rio Tinto Group officers by U.S. authorities is the latest reminder of how ...