I’m looking at some of your favourite FTSE 100 companies and examining how each will deliver their dividends. Today, I’m putting Rio Tinto plc (LSE: RIO) (NYSE: RIO.US) under the microscope.
Rio Tinto tells us within the ‘Investors’ section of its website:
“The aim of our progressive dividend policy is to increase the US dollar value of ordinary dividends per share over time. The rate of the total dividend … is determined taking into account the results for the past year and the outlook … The total dividend for each year should be equal to or greater than…