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Rio Tinto share price (RIO)

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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.

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Price Data

CurrencyUK Pounds
Price2,809.50p
Change Today-67.50p
Volume7,122,913
27-Mar-15 Close2,809.50p
Shares Issued1,411.29m
Market Cap£39,650m
Year End31-Dec-14

What Other Brokers Say

Strong Buy14
Buy1
Neutral10
Sell1
Strong Sell3
Total29

Dividends

 LatestPrevious
 FinalInterim
Ex-Div05-Mar-1513-Aug-14
Paid09-Apr-1511-Sep-14
Amount119.00¢96.00¢

Trades for 27-Mar-2015

TimeVolume / Price
17:10380 @ 2,806.50p
17:10229 @ 2,863.50p
17:096,350 @ 2,815.95p
17:0812,856 @ 2,819.84p
17:0771,418 @ 2,809.50p

Fundamentals

Year EndingRevenue ($m)Pre-tax ($m)EPSP/EPEGEPS Grth.DivYield
31-Dec-1055,171.0020,491.00713.30¢9.40.1+100%108.00¢1.6%
31-Dec-1160,537.0013,214.00808.50¢5.70.4+13%145.00¢3.1%
31-Dec-1250,942.00(2,431.00)501.30¢10.4n/a-38%167.00¢3.2%
31-Dec-1351,171.003,505.00553.10¢9.20.9+10%192.00¢3.8%
31-Dec-1447,664.009,552.00503.40¢8.9n/a-9%215.00¢4.8%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Forecasts

Year EndingProfit (£m)EPSP/EPEGEPS Grth.DivYield
31-Dec-153,290.48233.15p12.0n/a-31%156.18p5.4%
31-Dec-163,968.84281.22p10.00.5+21%166.42p5.7%

Latest Director Deals

TradedActionNotifierPriceAmountValue
27-Mar-15BuyPaul Tellier2,831.88p232£6,569.95
27-Feb-15BuyPaul Tellier3,169.29p414£13,120.84
13-Feb-15BuyMegan Clark3,228.64p1,550£50,043.84

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

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