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Weekly 3-Year Low Highlight: RIO, ENI, BHP, LFL

By: GuruFocus
Posted: 6/11/2013 7:26:00 PM
Referenced Stocks: BHP;ENI;LFL;RIO

According to GuruFocus list of three-year lows , Rio Tinto PLC, Enersis SA, BHP Billion Ltd, and LATAM Airlines Group S.A. have all reached their three-year lows.

Rio Tinto PLC ( RIO ) Reached the Three-Year Low of $42.55

The prices of Rio Tinto PLC ( RIO ) shares have declined to close to the three-year low of $42.55, which is 47.2% off the three-year high of $76.67.

Rio Tinto PLC, together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in minerals exploration, development, production, and processing. Rio Tinto PLC has a market cap of $79.25 billion; its shares were traded at around $42.55 with a P/E ratio of 20.00 and P/S ratio of 1.54. The dividend yield of Rio Tinto PLC stocks is 3.86%. Rio Tinto PLC had an annual average earnings growth of 7.3% over the past 10 years.

Rio Tinto PLC saw global iron shipments increase 7% in its first quarter of 2013. Global iron production increased 4% for this quarter as well.

1 Guru Initiated Positions: Ray Dalio bought 39,000 shares in the quarter that ended on 03/31/2013, which is 0.017% of the $10.99 billion portfolio of Bridgewater Associates.

2 Gurus Increased Positions: Ken Fisher owns 10,072,840 shares as of 03/31/2013, an increase of 29.66% from the previous quarter. Richard Snow owns 698,045 shares as of 03/31/2013, an increase of 27.74% from the previous quarter.

Enersis SA ( ENI ) Reached the Three-Year Low of $15.97

The prices of Enersis SA ( ENI ) shares have declined to close to the three-year low of $15.97, which is 39.0% off the 3-year high of $25.42.

Enersis Sa has a market cap of $10.58 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.97 with a P/E ratio of 15.87 and P/S ratio of 0.89. The dividend yield of Enersis Sa stocks is 1.90%. Enersis Sa had an annual average earnings growth of 5.1% over the past 10 years.

Enersis SA reported first quarter 2013 net profit of $178 million, down 16.4% from the same quarter of 2012. Net revenue decreased 11% year-over-year, with EBITDA falling 11.5%.

BHP Billiton Ltd ( BHP ) Reached the Three-Year Low of $62.45

The prices of BHP Billiton Ltd ( BHP ) shares have declined to close to the three-year low of $62.45, which is 42.8% off the 3-year high of $104.59.

BHP Billiton is a leader in the global natural resources industry. Bhp Billiton Ltd has a market cap of $168.63 billion; its shares were traded at around $62.45 with a P/E ratio of 10.70 and P/S ratio of 2.30. The dividend yield of Bhp Billiton Ltd stocks is 3.70%. Bhp Billiton Ltd had an annual average earnings growth of 27.2% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Bhp Billiton Ltd the business predictability rank of 3-star.

BHP Billiton has released its results for its half year ended December 31, 2012. In this period, the company reported revenues of $32.2 billion, a decrease of 14.1% from the half year ended December 31, 2011. EPS was $0.79 compared to $1.88 prior half year. Underlying EBITDA decreased to $13.2 billion from $18.7 billion prior half year.

1 Guru Initiated Positions: Ray Dalio bought 26,400 shares in the quarter that ended on 03/31/2013, which is 0.016% of the $10.99 billion portfolio of Bridgewater Associates.

LATAM Airlines Group S.A. ( LFL ) Reached the Three-Year Low of $17.02

The prices of LATAM Airlines Group S.A. ( LFL ) shares have declined to close to the three-year low of $17.02, which is 48.1% off the three-year high of $32.68.

Latam Airlines Group S.A. has a market cap of $8.37 billion; its shares were traded at around $17.02 with and P/S ratio of 0.41. The dividend yield of Latam Airlines Group S.A. stocks is 0.09%. Latam Airlines Group S.A. had an annual average earnings growth of 10.5% over the past 10 years.

LATAM Airlines Group reported first quarter 2013 operating income of $114.2 million, a 149.8% increase over the same quarter of 2012. Net income was $42.7 million compared to $83.7 million prior year quarter. Total revenues increased to $3.4 billion from $3.36 billion last year.

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