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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
Price2,916.50p
Change Today+43.00p
Volume1,161,858
21-May-15 Close2,873.50p
Shares Issued1,408.24m
Market Cap£41,071m
Year End31-Dec-14

What Other Brokers Say

Strong Buy10
Buy2
Neutral14
Sell1
Strong Sell2
Total29

Dividends

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

Trades for 22-May-2015

TimeVolume / Price
12:12140 @ 2,916.50p
12:11201 @ 2,917.50p
12:1127 @ 2,917.00p
12:11302 @ 2,917.00p
12:11318 @ 2,915.50p

Fundamentals

Year EndingRevenue ($m)Pre-tax ($m)EPSP/EPEGEPS Grth.DivYield
31-Dec-1055,171.0020,491.00713.30¢9.80.1+100%108.00¢1.5%
31-Dec-1160,537.0013,214.00808.50¢6.00.5+13%145.00¢3.0%
31-Dec-1250,942.00(2,431.00)501.30¢10.9n/a-38%167.00¢3.0%
31-Dec-1351,171.003,505.00553.10¢9.61.0+10%192.00¢3.6%
31-Dec-1447,664.009,552.00503.40¢9.3n/a-9%215.00¢4.6%

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

Forecasts

Year EndingProfit (£m)EPSP/EPEGEPS Grth.DivYield
31-Dec-152,495.06177.18p16.2n/a-45%150.29p5.1%
31-Dec-163,050.01216.58p13.30.6+22%156.96p5.4%

Latest Director Deals

TradedActionNotifierPriceAmountValue
28-Apr-15BuyPaul Tellier2,978.19p220£6,552.01
10-Apr-15Buy DividendsChristopher Lynch2,860.08p3£85.80
27-Mar-15BuyPaul Tellier2,831.88p232£6,569.95

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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