The Motley Fool

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) Share Price and News

 Chart and Price Data

20mins delayed

Price
Bid/Ask /
Volume
Avg Daily Volume
Day Movement
Day High/Low /
52 Week Range -
Year Return (Capital)
As at
Please Wait...

Rio Tinto Limited (RIO) is an Australian multinational company and one of the world’s largest metals and mining corporations.

Rio is engaged in minerals and metals exploration, development, production and processing, with a portfolio of assets condensed into four product groups: aluminium, copper and diamonds, energy  and minerals, and iron ore.

The company was founded in in 1873 and nearly a century later in 1970, Rio shares first listed on the ASX. Since then, the Rio share price has skyrocketed to put Rio Tinto as one of the largest companies on the ASX today.

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) Latest News

Rio Tinto

3 reasons to buy Rio Tinto Limited

A low-cost production profile, falling debt, and new management are unearthing Rio's short term upside potential More »


Your instant 5-share mining portfolio

Is the /resources sector in for a big year? If so, these companies look set to outperform More »


The Aussie technology revolution happening right in front of your eyes

Could 2014 be the year of the tech stocks, or is this a repeat of the dot-com bubble? More »


Rio Tinto

All eyes on Rio Tinto Limited now

Robust growth in China, high spot prices and increasing production are putting a new shine on this mining heavyweight. More »


4 stocks to buy right now

ASX, Bank of Queensland, Rio Tinto and Super Retail are all looking good after reporting earnings. More »


4 big mining stocks raising dividends

Grossed up yields over 4.5% are good for investors and the share price. More »


Rio Tinto

Is now the time to buy Rio Tinto Limited?

Short-term gains could be recognised but long-term shareholders need to consider the sustainability of its earnings. More »


3 big companies with growing dividends

Rio Tinto, Telstra and ANZ are proving to be income winners. More »


Rio Tinto train

Rio Tinto Limited posts $3.7 billion annual profit – here’s what you need to know

Shares in the Anglo-Australian miner are set for a bumper day of trading after it beat forecasts and increased its dividend. More »


10 key stats from Rio Tinto Limited’s 2014 results

Iron ore miner beats expectations More »


Is Rio Tinto Limited a bargain?

Analysts and investors are expecting cost-cutting, lower debt and higher earnings will result in a bigger payout when the company’s announces its full-year results... More »


Should you buy Rio Tinto Limited or BHP Billiton Limited?

They appeal to different types of investors, which is right for you? More »


iron ore

Why it’s time to get bullish on mining with BHP Billiton Limited and Rio Tinto Limited

Buying cyclical stocks when their industry is down sets you up for future returns. More »


Motley Fool Elvis logo

Why you’ll soon be cheering the stock market higher

Is your retirement nest-egg about to be obliterated? More »