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Rio Tinto 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate

: 28.40% (As of Jun. 2022)
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Rio Tinto's Dividends per Share for the six months ended in Jun. 2022 was $4.17.

The historical rank and industry rank for Rio Tinto's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate or its related term are showing as below:

RIO' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.3   Med: 12.45   Max: 44.7
Current: 28.4

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Rio Tinto was 44.70% per year. The lowest was -5.30% per year. And the median was 12.45% per year.

RIO's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked better than
78.14% of 247 companies
in the Metals & Mining industry
Industry Median: -0.80 vs RIO: 28.40

During the past 12 months, Rio Tinto's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 80.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 28.40% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 28.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 17.40% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.

Rio Tinto's Dividend Payout Ratio for the six months ended in Jun. 2022 was 0.76. As of today, Rio Tinto's Dividend Yield % is 11.45%.

Warning Sign:

If a company's dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Rio Tinto PLC is 0.71, which seems too high.

Good Sign:

Rio Tinto PLC stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Competitive Comparison

For the Other Industrial Metals & Mining subindustry, Rio Tinto's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate, along with its competitors' market caps and 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Rio Tinto 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Distribution

For the Metals & Mining industry and Basic Materials sector, Rio Tinto's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Rio Tinto's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate falls into.



Rio Tinto 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Calculation

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with expontential compound based on the latest four year annual data.

Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.


Rio Tinto  (NYSE:RIO) 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Explanation

1. Dividend Payout Ratio measures the percentage of the company's earnings paid out as dividends.

Rio Tinto's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Jun. 2022 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=4.17/ 5.469
=0.76

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Rio Tinto was 0.89. The lowest was 0.39. And the median was 0.58.

Warning Sign:

If a company's dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Rio Tinto PLC is 0.71, which seems too high.

2. Dividend Yield % measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Rio Tinto Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 2.6702022-08-112022-08-122022-09-22Cash Dividendsemi-annuallyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 4.1702022-03-102022-03-112022-04-21Cash Dividendsemi-annuallyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus has an internal rule that if the most recent dividend payment frequency is at least 4 times a year, then the full year will be calculated according to the frequency of payment or the one-year time frame, whichever is stricter.
* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Rio Tinto's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield %=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=6.84/59.695
=11.46 %

Current Share Price is $59.695.
Rio Tinto's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $6.84.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Rio Tinto was 11.48%. The lowest was 1.88%. And the median was 4.68%.

Good Sign:

Rio Tinto PLC stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


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Rio Tinto Business Description

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Address
6 St James’s Square, London, GBR, SW1Y 4AD
Rio Tinto searches for and extracts a variety of minerals worldwide, with the heaviest concentrations in North America and Australia. Iron ore is the dominant commodity, with significantly lesser contributions from aluminium, copper, diamonds, gold, and industrial minerals. The 1995 merger of RTZ and CRA, via a dual-listed structure, created the present-day company. The two operate as a single business entity. Shareholders in each company have equivalent economic and voting rights.

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