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

  • 5/29/2017 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 4,100 ($52.67) price target on by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 5/26/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital.
  • 5/22/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They now have a GBX 4,150 ($53.31) price target on the stock.
  • 5/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 4,100 ($52.67) price target on by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 5/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 4,400 ($56.52) price target on by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 5/15/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a GBX 3,800 ($48.81) price target on the stock.
  • 5/12/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 4,100 ($52.67) price target on the stock.
  • 5/10/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 2,400 ($30.83) price target on the stock.
  • 5/5/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 4,000 ($51.38) price target on the stock.
  • 5/4/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 4,140 ($53.18) price target on the stock.
  • 5/4/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. They now have a GBX 4,000 ($51.38) price target on the stock.
  • 5/3/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 4,300 ($55.23) price target on the stock.
  • 5/2/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target lowered by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 4,200 ($53.95) to GBX 4,150 ($53.31). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 4/28/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a GBX 4,400 ($56.52) price target on the stock.
  • 4/26/2017 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 2,800 ($35.97) price target on by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 4/21/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 4,000 ($51.38) price target on the stock.
  • 4/21/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 4,140 ($53.18) price target on the stock.
  • 4/21/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They now have a GBX 4,200 ($53.95) price target on the stock.
  • 4/21/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Barclays PLC from GBX 4,490 ($57.68) to GBX 4,300 ($55.23). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 4/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 3,400 ($43.67) price target on by analysts at S&P Global. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 4/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 2,400 ($30.83) price target on the stock.
  • 4/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a GBX 4,400 ($56.52) price target on the stock.
  • 4/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc was given a new GBX 3,340 ($42.90) price target on by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 4/20/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. They now have a GBX 3,500 ($44.96) price target on the stock.
  • 4/19/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG. They now have a GBX 4,000 ($51.38) price target on the stock.
  • 4/19/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc. They now have a GBX 4,000 ($51.38) price target on the stock.
  • 4/18/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a GBX 3,800 ($48.81) price target on the stock.
  • 4/13/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 4,200 ($53.95) price target on the stock.
  • 4/11/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 2,450 ($31.47) price target on the stock.
  • 4/7/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 4,200 ($53.95) price target on the stock.
  • 4/4/2017 – Rio Tinto plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a GBX 3,800 ($48.81) price target on the stock.

Rio Tinto plc (LON RIO) traded down 0.22% during trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 3183.00. The stock had a trading volume of 2,804,654 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 3,086.61 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 3,232.79. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 57.27 billion. Rio Tinto plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,853.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 3,718.50.

In related news, insider Jean-Sébastien Jacques acquired 12 shares of Rio Tinto plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 3,043 ($39.09) per share, for a total transaction of £365.16 ($469.06).

Rio Tinto plc is a mining and metals company. The Company’s business is finding, mining and processing mineral resources. The Company’s segments include Iron Ore, Aluminium, Copper & Diamonds, Energy & Minerals and Other Operations. The Company operates an iron ore business, supplying the global seaborne iron ore trade.

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