Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Receives Buy Rating from Jefferies Group

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Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Receives Buy Rating from Jefferies Group

The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Market Perform" on Tuesday, May 3. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. The stock of Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) earned "Buy" rating by Investec on Friday, October 30. Jefferies maintained Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO) rating on Thursday, August 31. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Monday, April 18 by Citigroup. As per Tuesday, May 31, the company rating was initiated by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock now has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 4,029.75 ($54.65).

Rio Tinto plc, a mining and metals company, finds, mines, processes, and markets mineral resources. The institutional investor held 99,270 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.75M, up from 77,468 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rio Tinto Plc Sponsored Adr now has $95.28 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.12% or $0.9056 during the last trading session, reaching $43.7156.

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Rio Tinto (RIO) traded up GBX 4.50 ($0.06) on Friday, reaching GBX 4,170 ($56.55). It has outperformed by 27.03% the S&P500. Credit Suisse Group raised their price target on Rio Tinto from GBX 4,000 ($54.24) to GBX 4,300 ($58.31) and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. raised their price target on Rio Tinto from GBX 3,900 ($52.89) to GBX 4,000 ($54.24) and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Therefore 52% are positive. HSBC Holdings plc reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 4,000 ($49.92) price target on shares of Rio Tinto plc in a report on Wednesday, January 25th. The firm has "Hold" rating by Wells Fargo given on Tuesday, December 12. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 13 by J.P. Morgan. The stock has "Sell" rating by Liberum Capital on Thursday, October 29. Royal Bank of Canada lowered Rio Tinto from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating and raised their price target for the stock from $47.87 to $48.37 in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 23 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by SunTrust to "Neutral" on Friday, November 13. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 1,280,538 shares of the mining company's stock worth $60,429,000 after purchasing an additional 900,859 shares in the last quarter. Marketaxess Hldgs Inc Com (NASDAQ:MKTX) was reduced too. The firm has a market cap of $74,830.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,639.96. As of July 30, 2016, it operated a network of 109 DFS stores in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland; 2 DFS stores in the Netherlands; and 1 DFS store in Spain, as well as 36 dwell and sofa workshop stores. The firm also sells its products online.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.54 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.28 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 24 investors sold ST shares while 63 reduced holdings. Jennison Associates LLC boosted its stake in Rio Tinto by 35.7% in the 3rd quarter. (NYSE:DLR). New Mexico Educational Retirement Board stated it has 42,817 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Raymond James Associates holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Neuberger Berman Group LLC boosted its stake in Rio Tinto by 49.9% in the 2nd quarter. Moreover, First Republic Invest Mgmt has 0.03% invested in DFS Furniture plc (LON:DFS). Us Bank De holds 0% or 7,526 shares in its portfolio. First In owns 400 shares or 0.03% of their USA portfolio. Prudential Public Limited has 0.1% invested in DFS Furniture plc (LON:DFS). Jupiter Asset Mgmt owns 337,749 shares for 0.55% of their portfolio. Bokf Na holds 9,874 shares. Catalyst Advisors Ltd Liability Co owns 1,417 shares or 0.01% of their USA portfolio. Clearbridge Investments Limited Liability Corp has 1.11 million shares. About 201,023 shares traded or 27.25% up from the average. It has underperformed by 20.02% the S&P500.

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