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Rio Tinto Fundamentals

Company Name Rio Tinto Last Updated 05 Dec 2019
Industry Basic Materials Sector General Mining
Shares in Issue (m) 1,260.18 Market Cap (£m) 52,039.18
PE Ratio 5.21 Div per Share (p) 232.78
Div Yield 6.28 Div Cover 3.06
EPS 793.20 EPS Growth (%) 61.75
PEG 0.08 DPS Growth (%) 9.51
Debt Ratio 38.01 Debt Equity Ratio 0.74
Net Gearing 33.37 Gross Gearing 45.22
Asset Equity Ratio 1.83 Cash Equity Ratio 21.62
Quick Ratio 1.65 Current Ratio 1.98
Price To Book Value 1.04 ROCE 22.60

Rio Tinto Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
Special Dividend 08 Aug 2019 19 Sep 2019 GBX 49.82
H1 Dividend 08 Aug 2019 19 Sep 2019 GBX 123.32
Special Dividend 07 Mar 2019 18 Apr 2019 GBX 183.55
H2 Dividend 07 Mar 2019 18 Apr 2019 GBX 135.96 232.78
H1 Dividend 09 Aug 2018 20 Sep 2018 GBX 96.82
H2 Dividend 01 Mar 2018 12 Apr 2018 GBX 129.43 212.56
H1 Dividend 10 Aug 2017 21 Sep 2017 GBX 83.13
H2 Dividend 23 Feb 2017 06 Apr 2017 GBX 100.56 134.36
H1 Dividend 11 Aug 2016 22 Sep 2016 GBX 33.80
H2 Dividend 25 Feb 2016 07 Apr 2016 GBX 74.21 143.13
H1 Dividend 13 Aug 2015 10 Sep 2015 GBX 68.92
H2 Dividend 05 Mar 2015 09 Apr 2015 GBX 77.98 134.88

Rio Tinto Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 56,361 62,093 58,855
Intangible Assets 3,691 4,156 4,230
Investments 9,995 10,305 11,092
Total Fixed Assets 70,047 76,554 74,177
Stocks 3,447 3,472 2,937
Debtors 3,179 3,443 3,460
Cash & Equivalents 10,773 10,550 8,201
Other Assets 3,503 1,707 488
Total Assets 90,949 95,726 89,263
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 10,571 11,225 9,362
Creditors after 1 year 30,261 33,262 34,133
Other Liabilities 294 124 38
Total Liabilities 41,126 44,611 43,533
Net assets 49,823 51,115 45,730
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 3,688 4,360 4,139
Share Premium 4,312 4,306 4,304
Profit / Loss 18,167 12,816 6,343
Other Equity 8,661 12,284 9,216
Preference & Minorities 6,137 6,404 6,440
Total Capital Employed 49,823 51,115 45,730
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 38.01 39.51 42.77
Debt-to-Equity 0.74 0.75 0.79
Net Gearing 33.37 35.58 39.58
Gross Gearing 45.22 46.60 48.77
Assets / Equity 1.83 1.87 1.95
Cash / Equity 21.62 20.64 17.93
EPS 793.20 490.40 256.90
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 11,821 13,884 8,465
Cashflow before financing 13,142 11,511 6,361
Increase in Cash 342 2,358 -1,165
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 40,522 40,030 33,781
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 17,687 14,474 7,116
Pre-Tax profit 18,167 12,816 6,343
Profit / Loss for the year 3,688 4,360 4,139

Rio Tinto Company Background

Sector General Mining
Activities Rio Tinto is a world leader in finding, mining and processing the earth's mineral resources. The Group's worldwide operations supply essential minerals and metals that help to meet global needs and contribute to improvements in living standards. Rio Tinto encourages strong local identities and has a devolved management philosophy, entrusting responsibility with accountability to the workplace. Major products include aluminium, copper, diamonds, energy products (coal and uranium), gold, industrial minerals (borax, titanium dioxide, salt, talc and zircon), and iron ore. The Group's activities span the world but are strongly represented in Australia and North America with significant businesses in South America, Asia, Europe and southern Africa. Rio Tinto comprises wholly owned subsidiaries (such as Borax, Comalco, Hamersley, Rio Tinto Coal Australia, Kennecott and Rio Tinto Iron & Titanium), partly owned subsidiaries (Coal & Allied and Palabora) and non-managed, (Escondida) and joint ventures (Grasberg) in which public shareholders, other companies or governments are partners.
Latest Interim Date 01 Aug 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 28 Feb 2019

Rio Tinto Directors

Appointed Director Position
17 Mar 2016 Jean Sebastien Dominique Francois Jacques Chief Executive Officer
03 Sep 2018 Jakob Stausholm Chief Financial Officer
01 Apr 2014 Simon Robert Thompson Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jan 2019 Simon Vincent McKeon Non-Executive Director
10 Feb 2017 William Samuel Hugh Laidlaw Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2014 Prof Michael Gerard L`Estrange Non-Executive Director
01 Apr 2017 Simon Peter Henry Non-Executive Director
10 Feb 2017 David Edward Constable Non-Executive Director
20 Nov 2014 Dr Megan Elizabeth Clark Non-Executive Director

Rio Tinto Contact Details

Company Name Rio Tinto
Company Address 5 Aldermanbury Square, London EC2V 7HR.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7781 2000
Company Website http://www.riotinto.com/

Rio Tinto Advisors

Auditor Name PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Auditor Address 1 Embankment Place, London WC2N 6RH.
Auditor Website http://www.pwc.co.uk/
Auditor Telephone +44(0) 20 7583 5000
Registrar Name Computershare Investor Service
Registrar Address The Pavillions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS99 1XZ.
Registrar Website http://www-uk.computershare.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 702 0010
Broker Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Broker Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Broker Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828
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