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

  • 7/13/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Axiom Securities.
  • 7/12/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating.
  • 7/6/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating.
  • 7/5/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 6/30/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corporation from an “underperform” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 6/24/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating.
  • 6/21/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating. According to Zacks, “Rio Tinto PLC is an international mining company. The Company has interests in mining for aluminum, borax, coal, copper, gold, iron ore, lead, silver, tin, uranium, zinc, titanium, dioxide feedstock, diamonds, talc and zircon. RTZ’s various mining operations are located in New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Europe and Canada. “
  • 6/20/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was downgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 6/17/2017 – Rio Tinto PLC was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.

Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) opened at 45.45 on Tuesday. Rio Tinto PLC has a 12-month low of $29.62 and a 12-month high of $47.11. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $40.37 and a 200-day moving average of $41.05. The stock has a market cap of $81.77 billion, a PE ratio of 17.80 and a beta of 0.95.

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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