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Rio Tinto 5-Year Yield-on-Cost %

: 40.25 (As of Today)
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Rio Tinto's yield on cost for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 40.25.

The historical rank and industry rank for Rio Tinto's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % or its related term are showing as below:

RIO' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.69   Med: 16.65   Max: 41.56
Current: 40.25

During the past 13 years, Rio Tinto's highest Yield on Cost was 41.56. The lowest was 6.69. And the median was 16.65.

RIO's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked better than
95.03% of 302 companies
in the Metals & Mining industry
Industry Median: 3.28 vs RIO: 40.25

Competitive Comparison

For the Other Industrial Metals & Mining subindustry, Rio Tinto's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost %, along with its competitors' market caps and 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 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 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Distribution

For the Metals & Mining industry and Basic Materials sector, Rio Tinto's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Rio Tinto's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % falls into.

Rio Tinto 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Calculation

Dividend Yield % and dividend growth of a stock is an important factor for income investors. But if company A raises its dividend constantly faster than company B, company A's future dividend yield might be much higher than Company B's even if their yields are the same now and their stock prices do not change.

Yield on Cost assumes that you buy and the stock today, and hold it for 5 years. If the company raises it dividends at the same rate as it did over the past 5 years, the dividends investors receive annually in 5 years relative to the stock price today.

Therefore, Yield-on-Cost of Rio Tinto is calculated as

Yield-on-Cost=Dividend Yield %*(1+Dividend Growth Rate)^5

Rio Tinto  (NYSE:RIO) 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Explanation

Of course the risk here is that the company may not raise its dividends as it did before. The key is to select the companies that can consistently raise its dividends. Usually companies with long history of raising dividends tend to do so.

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Rio Tinto Business Description

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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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