A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for Rio Tinto plc (LON: RIO):

  • 9/21/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at Barclays PLC from GBX 2,600 ($33.94) to GBX 2,800 ($36.55). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 9/20/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 1,590 ($20.75) price target on the stock.
  • 9/20/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. They now have a GBX 2,800 ($36.55) price target on the stock.
  • 9/20/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 3,300 ($43.08) price target on the stock.
  • 9/19/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at Haitong Bank from GBX 2,783 ($36.33) to GBX 2,790 ($36.42). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 9/19/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG from GBX 2,100 ($27.41) to GBX 2,300 ($30.02). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 9/15/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 3,050 ($39.81) to GBX 3,150 ($41.12). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 9/8/2016 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 3,400 ($44.38) price target on by analysts at RBC Capital Markets. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 9/8/2016 – Rio Tinto plc was upgraded by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada to an “outperform” rating. They now have a GBX 3,400 ($44.38) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 2,200 ($28.72).
  • 9/6/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 3,230 ($42.16) price target on the stock.
  • 9/5/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 2,900 ($37.85) price target on the stock.
  • 8/31/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 3,230 ($42.16) price target on the stock.
  • 8/26/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from GBX 2,800 ($36.55) to GBX 3,130 ($40.86). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/25/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 3,230 ($42.16) price target on the stock.
  • 8/24/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They now have a GBX 2,600 ($33.94) price target on the stock.
  • 8/23/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at BNP Paribas. They now have a GBX 2,000 ($26.11) price target on the stock.
  • 8/23/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at Jefferies Group from GBX 2,600 ($33.94) to GBX 2,800 ($36.55). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/22/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 2,900 ($37.85) price target on the stock.
  • 8/18/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 3,230 ($42.16) price target on the stock.
  • 8/15/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. They now have a GBX 2,600 ($33.94) price target on the stock.
  • 8/10/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 2,900 ($37.85) price target on the stock.
  • 8/8/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 3,230 ($42.16) price target on the stock.
  • 8/4/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Beaufort Securities.
  • 8/4/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at BNP Paribas from GBX 1,950 ($25.45) to GBX 2,000 ($26.11). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 8/4/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. They now have a GBX 2,600 ($33.94) price target on the stock.
  • 8/4/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 2,900 ($37.85) price target on the stock.
  • 8/4/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 2,600 ($33.94) price target on the stock.
  • 8/3/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 1,590 ($20.75) price target on the stock.
  • 8/3/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Investec.
  • 8/3/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They now have a GBX 2,800 ($36.55) price target on the stock.
  • 8/2/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 3,160 ($41.25) price target on the stock.
  • 8/2/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 3,000 ($39.16) to GBX 3,050 ($39.81). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 7/29/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG. They now have a GBX 2,300 ($30.02) price target on the stock.
  • 7/27/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target raised by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from GBX 2,660 ($34.72) to GBX 2,800 ($36.55). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Investec. They now have a GBX 2,948 ($38.48) price target on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG.

Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) opened at 2411.00 on Thursday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 43.37 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 2,393.38 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 2,195.61. Rio Tinto plc has a one year low of GBX 1,557.00 and a one year high of GBX 2,621.00.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 33.80 ($0.44) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.39%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 11th.

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In other Rio Tinto plc news, insider Jacques,Jean-Sébastien acquired 15 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 18th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 2,433 ($31.76) per share, with a total value of £364.95 ($476.37).

Rio Tinto plc (Rio Tinto) is a global mining company. Rio Tinto focuses on finding, mining, and processing the Earth’s mineral resources. The Company operates through five product groups, including aluminum, copper, diamonds and minerals, energy product and iron ore. Its aluminum product group includes business includes bauxite mines, large-scale alumina refineries aluminum smelters.

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