UK markets closed

Rio Tinto plc (RIO.L)

LSE - LSE Delayed price. Currency in GBp
Add to watchlist
5,038.00-73.00 (-1.43%)
At close: 6:04PM BST
Full screen
Previous close5,111.00
Bid5,042.00 x 0
Ask5,042.00 x 0
Day's range5,002.00 - 5,090.00
52-week range4,252.50 - 6,876.26
Avg. volume3,164,288
Market cap81.57B
Beta (5Y monthly)0.62
PE ratio (TTM)6.00
EPS (TTM)840.20
Earnings date28 Jul 2021
Forward dividend & yield4.92 (9.76%)
Ex-dividend date12 Aug 2021
1y target est56.75
  • PA Media: Money

    Rio Tinto downgrades production after labour shortages in Australia

    The company is also struggling to get enough staff in Canada and Mongolia, it said on Friday.

  • Reuters

    FTSE 100 bounces to pre-pandemic levels on gains in energy, bank stocks

    London's FTSE 100 rose to a near 20-month high on Friday, recovering all losses since the pandemic began, helped by gains in heavyweight oil and banking shares as investors were optimistic about a steady economic recovery. The FTSE 100 index advanced 0.4%. The "UK has been quite positive over the last few weeks so supply chain shortages haven't really been holding back the markets," said Thomas Mathews, markets economist at Capital Economics.

  • Reuters

    Rio Tinto cuts 2021 iron ore shipments forecast on labour squeeze

    MELBOURNE (Reuters) -Rio Tinto Group on Friday reduced its 2021 iron ore shipments forecast, as a tighter labour market in Western Australia delayed the completion of a new greenfield mine at Gudai-Darri. "It has been another difficult quarter operationally and ... we recognise the opportunity to raise our performance," said chief executive officer Jakob Stausholm. The miner now expects 2021 Pilbara iron ore shipments at between 320 million tonnes (mt) and 325 mt, down from a previous range of 325 mt to 340 mt.