Rio Tinto Dividend Yield - 3.57%

Rio Tinto Dividend Yield History

21-Jan2016 01-Mar2016 12-Apr2016 23-May2016 01-Jul2016 10-Aug2016 20-Sep2016 31-Oct2016 08-Dec2016 19-Jan2017 0.0 2.5 5.0 7.5 10.0 Dividend Yield (%)

Rio Tinto Current Yield Details - 3.57%

Dividends Declared in Previous 12 months
Year End Type Announce Date Ex-Dividend Date Payment Date Dividend
12/2015 Final 11-Feb-16 25-Feb-16 07-Apr-16 $1.075
12/2016 Interim 03-Aug-16 11-Aug-16 22-Sep-16 $0.45
Total:$1.525
Dividend Yield =
Total Dividends / Current Share Price
=
$1.525 / 3458.5p
= 3.57%

Dividend Cut - 12/2016 interim dividend cut from $1.075 to $0.45. 12/2016 annual dividend forecast to be a dividend not less than $1.10.

Exchange rate $1 = £0.8104 used to calculate yield (exchange rate as at 19-Jan-17)

Dividend Yields - Current and historic yields are based on trailing 12 month dividends. Historic dividends used to calculate the yield history can be found on the Rio Tinto dividend history page.