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Rio Tinto PLC ADR RIO Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Feb 07, 2023, 12:58 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 73.88
  • Sector Basic Materials
  • Industry Other Industrial Metals & Mining
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 73.45  –  74.45
  • Year Range 50.92  –  84.69
  • Market Cap 120.3723 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 1.3 Mil /  3.0 Mil
  • Price / Sales 2.00
  • Price / Book 2.37
  • Forward Div Yield 9.26%
  • Trailing Div Yield 10.04%

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Miners’ FVEs Generally Increased on Higher Commodity Prices With China Reopening

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Analyst Note

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Commodity prices generally rose over the fourth quarter of 2022 as widespread protests forced China to abandon its zero-COVID-19 policy and reopen. Expectations of increased demand for commodities arising from further stimulus and government financial support for China’s property sector more than offset headwinds as central banks kept raising interest rates to dampen inflation. After updating our commodity price assumptions, we think gold miner Newcrest remains the equal cheapest on our coverage list, trading at a 27% discount to our unchanged AUD 31 per share fair value estimate.

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Business Description

Rio Tinto is a global diversified miner. Iron ore is the dominant commodity, with significantly lesser contributions from copper, aluminium, diamonds, gold, and industrial minerals. The 1995 merger of RTZ and CRA, via a dual-listed structure, created the present-day company. The two operate as a single business entity, with shareholders in each company having equivalent economic and voting rights. Major assets included its Pilbara iron ore operations, a 30% stake in the Escondida copper mine, 34%-ownership of the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine in Mongolia, the Weipa and Gove bauxite mines in Australia, and six hydro-powered aluminium smelters in Canada.

6 St James’s Square
London, SW1Y 4AD, GBR
Industry Other Industrial Metals & Mining
Employees 49,000

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FAQs for Rio Tinto PLC ADR Stock

Yes. RIO has a forward dividend yield of 9.26%. See RIO’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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RIO’s market cap is 120.37 Bil.
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RIO’s stock style is Large Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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RIO’s price/sales is 2.00.
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RIO’s price/forward earnings is 9.97.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

RIO’s price/book is 2.37.
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RIO’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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