News headlines about Rio Tinto (OTCMKTS:RTNTF) have been trending extremely negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Rio Tinto earned a news impact score of -4.43 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news stories about the company an news buzz score of 0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Rio Tinto’s score:
- Ardern hits Rio Tinto over derelict waste (au.news.yahoo.com)
- Rio Tinto (OTCMKTS:RTNTF) Receiving Extremely Critical News Coverage, InfoTrie Reports (americanbankingnews.com)
- Rio Tinto: Clean Up Your Own Bluff Smelter Mess And Bugger Off (scoop.co.nz)
- Rio Tinto’s behaviour disgraceful, David Parker says (newshub.co.nz)
- NZ govt threatens to sue Rio Tinto (news.com.au)
OTCMKTS:RTNTF opened at $69.36 on Friday. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $67.28 and its 200-day moving average is $63.54. Rio Tinto has a 1-year low of $53.92 and a 1-year high of $74.50.
About Rio Tinto
Rio Tinto Group engages in finding, mining, and processing mineral resources worldwide. The company offers aluminium, silver, molybdenum, copper, diamonds, gold, borates, titanium dioxide, salt, iron ore, and uranium. It is also involved in the alumina production; primary aluminium smelting; bauxite mining; alumina refining; and ilmenite mining, as well as provision of gypsum.
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