Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): Price and Financial Metrics

Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): $75.40

-0.26 (-0.34%)

POWR Rating

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  • Value is the dimension where RIO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 89.82% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for RIO is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 155 days.
  • RIO's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 22.74% of US stocks).

RIO Stock Summary

  • RIO has a market capitalization of $95,525,381,437 -- more than approximately 97.25% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Rio Tinto Ltd's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.41% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Rio Tinto Ltd is higher than it is for about 89.7% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Rio Tinto Ltd are BTI, COP, PTR, VALE, and DUK.
  • Visit RIO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

RIO Valuation Summary

  • RIO's price/sales ratio is 2.1; this is 8.7% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, RIO's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 4.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, RIO's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for RIO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
RIO 2021-09-03 2.1 2 9.8 6.6
RIO 2021-09-02 2.1 2 9.7 6.5
RIO 2021-09-01 2.1 2 9.6 6.5
RIO 2021-08-31 2.1 2 9.6 6.5
RIO 2021-08-30 2.1 2 9.8 6.6
RIO 2021-08-27 2.1 2 9.7 6.6

RIO Growth Metrics

    The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 73.49%.
  • The 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 111.59%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 27.78%.
Over the past 24 months, RIO's revenue has gone up $4,089,000,000.

The table below shows RIO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2020-12-31 44,611 22,416 9,769
2019-12-31 43,165 20,374 8,010
2018-12-31 40,522 16,455 13,638
2017-12-31 40,030 17,487 8,762
2016-12-31 33,781 11,621 4,617
2015-12-31 34,829 12,312 -866

RIO's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • RIO has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 90.73% of graded US stocks.
  • RIO's asset turnover comes in at 0.482 -- ranking 12th of 42 Non-Metallic and Industrial Metal Mining stocks.
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The table below shows RIO's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2020-12-31 0.482 0.411 0.182
2019-12-31 0.483 0.367 0.159
2018-12-31 0.434 0.331 0.222
2017-12-31 0.433 0.326 0.158
2016-12-31 0.374 0.207 0.082
2015-12-31 0.349 0.198 0.009

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RIO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $75.40 52-week high $95.97
Prev. close $75.66 52-week low $59.58
Day low $74.66 Volume 4,967,300
Day high $75.71 Avg. volume 4,815,120
50-day MA $65.12 Dividend yield 9.97%
200-day MA $75.97 Market Cap 94.08B

Rio Tinto Plc (RIO) Company Bio

Rio Tinto mines for and produces aluminum, copper, gold, silver, and molybdenum, nickel, diamonds, titanium dioxide feedstocks, borates, salt, iron, metal powders, zircon, thermal coal, coking or metallurgical coal, uranium, and iron ore. The company was founded in 1873 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Piscataqua Savings Bank Buys Materials Select Sector SPDR, Vanguard S&P 500 ETF, Waste ...

Investment company Piscataqua Savings Bank (Current Portfolio) buys Materials Select Sector SPDR, Vanguard S&P 500 ETF, Waste Management Inc, iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF, iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF, sells LyondellBasell Industries NV, DuPont de Nemours Inc, Eversource Energy, Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF, Suburban Propane Partners LP during the 3-months ended 2021Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Piscataqua Savings Bank.

Yahoo | January 14, 2022

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Seeking Alpha | January 13, 2022

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Yahoo | January 13, 2022

Rio Tinto: Stunning And Safe Dividend With Momentum

Investment thesis: this is attractive stock from a macroeconomic, income statement, and technical perspective. Rio Tinto (RIO) is in the basic materials sector: Rio Tinto Group engages in exploring, mining, and processing mineral resources worldwide. The company offers aluminum, copper, diamonds, gold, borates, titanium dioxide, salt, iron ore, and uranium....

Hale Stewart on Seeking Alpha | January 12, 2022

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CNBC | January 12, 2022

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RIO Price Returns

1-mo 16.16%
3-mo 10.67%
6-mo -1.74%
1-year N/A
3-year 97.30%
5-year 164.24%
YTD 12.64%
2021 -0.40%
2020 36.22%
2019 37.52%
2018 -2.93%
2017 44.85%

RIO Dividends

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