Rio Tinto Dividend yield




   GBP/share 
 Price  49.14
 Dividend  0.00
 Earnings  4.73
 Cash-flow  7.80
 Book value  21.37
 Equity  19.96

Rio Tinto is part of Mining business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Rio Tinto is a company from UK, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Rio Tinto paid a total dividend of 0 million GBP last year, for a market value of 61,327 millions (Market Cap 53,352 millions). Dividend per share of Rio Tinto is 0.00 GBP, and his stock market price 49.14 GBP.

According to the chart below where dividend yield is displayed, Rio Tinto, has a dividend yield of 0%, amount in contrast with the positive dividend offered by both the market average and companies from UK, Basic Materials industry, and Mining sector. This lack of dividends of Rio Tinto might harm the evolution of share price if the company is not clearly expanding his business.

In addition, you should compare Rio Tinto dividend yield with other Mining companies or firms from UK.

Dividend yield of Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto Dividend Payout

About the ability of Rio Tinto to maintain his current dividend of GBP 0.00 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.00%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Rio Tinto payout on ernings is currently 0.00%, which is lower than the market average and companies in his industry and sector.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Rio Tinto, compared againt world market average, UK companies, Basic Materials industry and Mining sector companies.

Rio Tinto payout

Rio Tinto Dividend History

Year Yield  GBP  Paypout  Shares* 
Present0.00%0.000.00%1,248
20205.43%2.9775.96%1,247
20195.76%2.5941.44%1,263
20186.07%2.2653.30%1,297
20174.66%1.8491.09%1,365
20163.61%1.080.00%1,374
20156.65%1.4764.47%1,397

*In millions

Rio Tinto Stock performance

Finally, last moth Rio Tinto showed a return of -8.70% compared to a worldwide -1.33% average, and a -2.32% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 9.00% versus a worldwide performance of a 31.58%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for UK and Mining firms.

Rio Tinto stock and market return