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Rio Tinto

Current Price 3761.00p Bid 3757.50p Ask 3761.50p Change 1.06%
Last Updated: 06/04/2020 05:49. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Mining giant Rio Tinto may be UK-based, but its operations make it truly a global company. The group has a solid reputation, mining aluminium, copper, gold, diamond, iron and lead. The majority of earnings come from the base metal side of the group. Currencies are a big influence of earnings each year.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2019

Revenue
$43,165.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
$11,466.00m
Dividend yield (%)
6.90
Total dividend for year
$4.4300
Dividend cover
1.67
P/E Ratio
8.70

Key Personnel

Simon R Thompson
Chairman
Jean-Sébastien Jacques
Chief Executive Officer
Jakob Stausholm
Chief Financial Officer

Stock Details

EPIC
RIO
ISIN
GB0007188757
Shares in Issue
1,246.68m
Market cap
£46,887.63m
Sector

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
0%
Hold
 
33.33%
Sell
 
66.67%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
3,761.00p
Bid Price
3,757.50p
Ask Price
3,761.50p
Volume
3,770,922
Change Today
39.50p
% Change Today
1.06%
Open
3,682.50p
Previous Close
3,761.00p
Intraday High
3,793.00p
Intraday Low
3,657.50p
52 Week High
4,976.50p
52 Week Low
2,968.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Rio Tinto News

Rio Tinto accused of violating human rights at Papua New Guinea plant 01 Apr 2020 | 14:03 Rio Tinto curtails activity in South Africa and Canada 24 Mar 2020 | 07:37 Anglo American reviews South Africa lockdown order 24 Mar 2020 | 07:35 China GDP on course for first contraction in Q1 since 1989 16 Mar 2020 | 10:35 Rio Tinto says Mongolia project timeline up in the air amid coronavirus 16 Mar 2020 | 09:03 Thursday broker round-up 27 Feb 2020 | 13:02 Wednesday preview: Coronavirus and Rio Tinto in focus 25 Feb 2020 | 18:44 Rio Tinto downgrades Pilbara shipments forecast after cyclone 17 Feb 2020 | 12:45 Rio Tinto to review future of unprofitable Iceland smelter 12 Feb 2020 | 09:52 RBC Capital downgrades Antofagasta, Rio Tinto 11 Feb 2020 | 12:43 Tuesday broker round up 11 Feb 2020 | 12:35 Wednesday broker round-up 22 Jan 2020 | 14:30 Monday broker round-up 20 Jan 2020 | 13:30 Rio Tinto reports fall in 2019 iron ore shipments 17 Jan 2020 | 07:47 Thursday broker round-up 09 Jan 2020 | 13:47 Rio Tinto to resume operations at Richards Bay Minerals 30 Dec 2019 | 09:35 Thursday broker round-up 19 Dec 2019 | 12:47 HSBC downgrades Rio Tinto, Anglo American on valuation 19 Dec 2019 | 11:28 Tuesday broker round-up 17 Dec 2019 | 12:44 Rio Tinto gets six-month ban from compulsory acquisition of ERA 12 Dec 2019 | 09:12 Barclays cuts target prices for copper miners but sees gold lining 11 Dec 2019 | 18:22 Rio Tinto stops operations at SAfrica unit as violence escalates 04 Dec 2019 | 08:00 Tuesday broker round up 03 Dec 2019 | 14:08 RBC upgrades Glencore and Rio Tinto 02 Dec 2019 | 17:29 Monday broker round-up 02 Dec 2019 | 13:22

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
43,165.00
40,522.00
Operating Profit/Loss
11,466.00
17,687.00
Net Interest
-254.00
-303.00
Pre-Tax Profit
11,119.00
18,167.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
6,972.00
13,925.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
6,972.00
13,925.00
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
8,010.00
13,638.00
Minority Interests
-1,038.00
287.00
Total Dividend Paid
$4.4300
$5.5000
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Basic
491.40c
793.20c
Diluted
487.80c
787.60c
Adjusted
636.30c
512.30c
Dividend per Share
$4.4300
$5.5000

Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
57,372.00
56,361.00
Intangible Assets
3,559.00
3,691.00
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
3,971.00
4,299.00
Other Financial Assets
635.00
814.00
Other Non-Current Assets
4,962.00
4,882.00
Current Assets
Inventories
3,463.00
3,447.00
Trade & Other Receivables
3,027.00
3,179.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
8,027.00
10,773.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
2,786.00
2,769.00
Other Assets
n/a
734.00
Total Assets
87,802.00
90,949.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
1,372.00
1,073.00
Other Current Liabilities
9,753.00
9,498.00
Total Current Liabilities
11,125.00
10,571.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
13,341.00
12,847.00
Provisions
16,924.00
16,225.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities
1,170.00
1,189.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities
31,435.00
30,261.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
294.00
Total Liabilities
42,560.00
41,126.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Net Assets
45,242.00
49,823.00

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Share Capital
3,655.00
3,688.00
Share Premium Account
4,313.00
4,312.00
Other Reserves
9,177.00
8,661.00
Retained Earnings
23,387.00
27,025.00
Shareholders Funds
40,532.00
43,686.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
4,710.00
6,137.00
Total Equity
45,242.00
49,823.00

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
05 Mar 2020
16 Apr 2020
231.00¢
Special
08 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
61.00¢
Interim
08 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
151.00¢
Special
07 Mar 2019
18 Apr 2019
243.00¢
Final
07 Mar 2019
18 Apr 2019
180.00¢
Interim
09 Aug 2018
20 Sep 2018
127.00¢
Final
01 Mar 2018
12 Apr 2018
180.00¢
Interim
10 Aug 2017
21 Sep 2017
110.00¢
Final
23 Feb 2017
06 Apr 2017
125.00¢
Interim
11 Aug 2016
22 Sep 2016
45.00¢
Final
25 Feb 2016
07 Apr 2016
107.50¢
Interim
13 Aug 2015
10 Sep 2015
107.50¢
Special
22 Feb 2006
06 Apr 2006
110.00¢

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Dividend growth
24.43%
5.86%
Dividend yield
6.90%
6.70%
Dividend cover
1.67
1.67
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