Rio Tinto Plc (RIO) Dividend History

Rio Tinto Plc is a mining and exploration company. It discovers, mines, processes and supplies metals and minerals used in everyday modern life. Its main products include Bauxite, Alumina, Copper, Gold, Molybdenum, Silver, Nickel, and Diamonds.

Last update 03/28/2020


Dividend Yield Summary

  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Dividends 2.27 1.52 2.36 - - -
Average Price 40.48 33.83 44.47 52.56 55.80 53.22
Yield 5.61% 4.49% 5.31% - - -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2020 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2020-03-06
Dividend Pay Date 2020-04-16

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 4.94
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 3.82
Dividend Cover 1.29 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 8.41%
52-Week Trailing Yield -
6-Year Average Yield 2.19%
6-Year Dividend Change 68.28%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 11.38%
Number of Dividend Payments (2002-11-14 - 2017-08-09) 29

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2017-08-09 $1.10
2017-02-22 $1.26
2016-08-10 $0.45
2016-02-24 $1.07
2015-08-12 $1.07
2015-03-04 $1.20
2014-08-13 $0.96
2014-03-05 $1.10
2013-08-14 $0.84
2013-03-06 $0.93
2012-08-15 $0.73
2012-02-29 $0.91
2011-08-10 $0.54
2011-03-02 $0.63
2010-08-11 $0.45
2010-02-24 $0.45
2009-02-18 $0.68
2008-04-11 $0.26
2007-10-19 $0.17
2006-10-20 $0.13
2006-04-13 $0.13
2005-10-17 $0.17
2005-04-15 $0.11
2004-10-14 $0.11
2004-04-15 $0.06
2003-10-16 $0.04
2003-08-28 $0.05
2003-04-17 $0.04
2002-11-14 $0.06