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Rio Tinto Fundamentals

Company Name Rio Tinto Last Updated 08 Jul 2020
Industry Basic Materials Sector General Mining
Shares in Issue (m) 1,246.69 Market Cap (£m) 57,497.39
PE Ratio 9.39 Div per Share (p) 300.79
Div Yield 6.52 Div Cover 1.63
EPS 491.40 EPS Growth (%) -38.05
PEG -0.25 DPS Growth (%) 29.22
Debt Ratio 41.00 Debt Equity Ratio 0.74
Net Gearing 39.33 Gross Gearing 48.47
Asset Equity Ratio 1.94 Cash Equity Ratio 17.74
Quick Ratio 1.24 Current Ratio 1.56
Price To Book Value 1.27 ROCE 14.50

Rio Tinto Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 05 Mar 2020 16 Apr 2020 GBX 177.47 300.79
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

Rio Tinto Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 57,372 56,361 62,093
Intangible Assets 3,559 3,691 4,156
Investments 9,568 9,995 10,305
Total Fixed Assets 70,499 70,047 76,554
Stocks 3,463 3,447 3,472
Debtors 3,027 3,179 3,443
Cash & Equivalents 8,027 10,773 10,550
Other Assets 2,786 3,503 1,707
Total Assets 87,802 90,949 95,726
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 11,125 10,571 11,225
Creditors after 1 year 31,435 30,261 33,262
Other Liabilities 0 294 124
Total Liabilities 42,560 41,126 44,611
Net assets 45,242 49,823 51,115
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 3,655 3,688 4,360
Share Premium 4,313 4,312 4,306
Profit / Loss 11,119 18,167 12,816
Other Equity 9,177 8,661 12,284
Preference & Minorities 4,710 6,137 6,404
Total Capital Employed 45,242 49,823 51,115
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 41.00 38.01 39.51
Debt-to-Equity 0.74 0.74 0.75
Net Gearing 39.33 33.37 35.58
Gross Gearing 48.47 45.22 46.60
Assets / Equity 1.94 1.83 1.87
Cash / Equity 17.74 21.62 20.64
EPS 491.40 793.20 490.40
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 14,912 11,821 13,884
Cashflow before financing 9,411 13,142 11,511
Increase in Cash -2,862 342 2,358
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 43,165 40,522 40,030
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 11,466 17,687 14,474
Pre-Tax profit 11,119 18,167 12,816
Profit / Loss for the year 3,655 3,688 4,360

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 26 Feb 2020

Rio Tinto Directors

Appointed Director Position
2016-03-17 Jean Sebastien Dominique Francois Jacques Chief Executive Officer
2018-09-03 Jakob Stausholm Chief Financial Officer
2014-04-01 Simon Robert Thompson Non-Executive Chairman
2019-01-01 Simon Vincent McKeon Non-Executive Director
2017-02-10 William Samuel Hugh Laidlaw Non-Executive Director
2014-09-01 Prof Michael Gerard L`Estrange Non-Executive Director
2017-04-01 Simon Peter Henry Non-Executive Director
2017-02-10 David Edward Constable Non-Executive Director
2014-11-20 Dr Megan Elizabeth Clark Non-Executive Director
2020-03-01 Hinda Gharbi Non-Executive Director
2020-03-01 Jennifer Anne Nason Non-Executive Director
2020-09-01 Ngaire Tui Woods 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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