China Telecom Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CHA)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $71.00 (42.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/15/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/30/2015Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/21/2015Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuy$77.50 -> $71.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/17/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2015Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/23/2014BNP ParibasDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/28/2014MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/28/2014HSBCUpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/27/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:2.21%
Payout Ratio:30.64% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.64% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:3.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/27/2016Annual$1.106/2/20166/6/20167/25/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/11/2015annual$1.281.8%5/28/20156/1/20157/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/27/2014annual$1.232.46%6/2/20146/4/20147/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/17/2013special$1.102.06%5/31/20136/4/20137/29/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
DateHeadline
07/22/16 12:43 PMChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 -
07/08/16 03:22 PMWho Will Benefit from China's Huge Middle Class? -
07/08/16 05:51 AMVOLUNTARY ANNOUNCEMENT: LEASE OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS TOWERS AND RELATED ASSETS FROM CHINA TOWER CORPORATION LIMITED - [at noodls] - 2f4660ef-941b-4372-9a4d-86001b69d9d0.pdf Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation ...
07/03/16 10:51 PMMONTHLY RETURN OF EQUITY ISSUER ON MOVEMENTS IN SECURITIES FOR THE MONTH ENDED 30 JUNE 2016 - [at noodls] - APPENDIX 8A Monthly Return of Equity Issuer on Movements in Securities For the month ended (dd/mm/yyyy) : 30/06/2016 To : Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited Name of Issuer China Telecom Corporation... ...
06/30/16 03:28 PMChina Mobile says its internet-of-things sales to hit $15b
06/30/16 03:28 PMIs China Unicom's Entry Into Fintech Sign Of A Bubble?
06/29/16 10:27 AMGE to double its procurement from China to $10b around 2018
06/28/16 02:31 PMReliance Jio, China Mobile, T-Mobile and other telcos to drive adoption of universal RCS profile
06/25/16 03:07 PMPayments app Circle expands in China, raises $60 million
06/20/16 11:13 PMChina Telecom Honoured by Corporate Governance Asia and The Asset - [PR Newswire] - HONG KONG, June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or the "Company"; HKEx: 00728; NYSE: CHA) is pleased to announce that the Company was honoured ...
06/17/16 11:05 AMLi Ka-shing’s Fortunes Slide
06/11/16 11:24 AMChina, Nepal Connected by Optical Fiber for First Time
06/10/16 09:09 PMEnice Holding Co Ltd to launch radio frequency products in U.S.
06/04/16 03:09 PMUS Subpoenas China's Huawei in Probe Over Exports to Syria, Others: NY Times
06/03/16 03:19 PMUS subpoenas China's Huawei in probe over exports to Syria, others: Report
06/03/16 02:13 PMETF’s with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : June 3, 2016 -
06/02/16 09:15 PMJaunt, SMG and CMC Officially Launch Jaunt China - In 2015, SMG’s listed subsidiary, Shanghai Oriental Pearl Media Co., Ltd. ranked No.1 among all listed media ... Amazon AWS, Microsoft, China Telecom, etc. Learn more at www.smg.cn. About China Media Capital CMC Capital Partners and CMC Holdings ...
06/02/16 03:20 PMChina’s Huawei Coy About Its Ties to Israeli Firm - TEL AVIV—Huawei Technologies Co., the Chinese telecommunications ... over Israeli technology transfers to China, and concern that some products developed here could be used to eavesdrop on global internet and telecom users. While Toga hasn’t advertised ...
06/01/16 01:13 PMChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 1, 2016 -
05/25/16 11:36 PMChina Telecom Corporation Limited - Hong Kong, 25 May 2016 - China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or "the Company"; HKEx: 00728; NYSE: CHA) won two Platinum Awards, namely "Best Telecommunications Company in Asia" and "Best Company in China", by FinanceAsia, a reputable ...
05/25/16 09:53 PMChina Telecom Won Platinum Award -- "Best Telecommunications Company in Asia" - [PR Newswire] - HONG KONG, May 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or "the Company"; HKEx: 00728; NYSE: CHA) won two Platinum Awards, namely " Best Telecommunications ...
05/25/16 04:46 AMPOLL RESULTS OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND PAYMENT OF THE FINAL DIVIDEND - [at noodls] - b2156520-b7bc-4960-b79b-e77748cf8040.pdf Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation ...
05/24/16 06:33 PMChina's Huawei sues Samsung Electronics claiming mobile patent infringement - HONG KONG: Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on ... laws outside of China have slowed overseas expansion. Last year Xiaomi Inc was forced to briefly halt sales of handsets in India after a patent infringement complaint from telecom equipment maker Ericsson.
05/16/16 11:44 AMChina Telecom annual report filed with EC - China Telecom Corporation Limited (HKEx: 728) (NYSE: CHA) has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2015, the company said.] The company filed the report with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. China ...
05/12/16 04:16 AMSingapore Telecommunications reports FQ4 results -
05/12/16 12:23 AMSingtel plans up to $2 billion IPO for broadband unit, to slash stake: sources - SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore Telecommunications plans to list its broadband unit on the local bourse in a deal that could raise about $2 billion, slashing its stake by more than 75 percent,...
05/12/16 12:22 AMSingtel plans up to $2 billion IPO for broadband unit, to slash stake - sources - SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore Telecommunications plans to list its broadband unit on the local bourse in a deal that could raise about $2 billion, slashing its stake by more than 75 percent, sources close to the matter said on Thursday. One source said ...
05/06/16 11:52 PMCBN becomes China's fourth telecom operator - This approval means CBN has become the nation's fourth telecom operator after China Mobile Communications Corp, China United Network Communications Group Co Ltd and China Telecommunications Corp. "A new carrier will boost market competition and technology ...
05/06/16 06:45 PMCBN gets nod as 4th telecom operator - The ministry has also allowed China Cable Television Network Co Ltd, a subsidiary of CBN, to operate the two businesses. CBN now becomes the nation's fourth telecom operator after China Mobile Communications Corp, China United Network Communications Group ...
05/06/16 06:45 PMWith Shares Trading down at $47.98 (CHA) China Telecom Corporation Limited 2015… - China Telecom Corp Ltd ADS (NYSE:CHA): China Telecom Corporation Limited 2015 Annual Report on Form 20-F Filed with the SEC. The company is trading down from yesterday’s close of $48.13. Shares are trading at $47.98 slightly below the 50 day moving ...
05/06/16 05:08 AMChina Telecom Corporation Limited 2015 Annual Report on Form 20-F Filed with the SEC - [PR Newswire] - HONG KONG, May 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China Telecom Corporation Limited (the "Company") (HKEx: 728) (NYSE: CHA) announced on 29 Apr, 2016 that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for ...
05/05/16 07:02 PMMIIT issues telecom license to China Broadcasting Network - This approval means CBN has become the nation's fourth telecom operator after China Mobile Communications Corp, China United Network Communications Group Co Ltd and China Telecommunications Corp. CBN said it will strictly comply with the related laws and ...
05/05/16 07:02 PMChina Grants License to Cable Company to Provide Broadband - China gave approval for a state-owned cable company to provide broadband Internet ... China’s three wireless carriers -- China Mobile Ltd., China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd. and China Telecom Corp. -- currently control more than 90 percent of the nation ...
05/04/16 12:04 PMCHINA TELECOM CORP LTD Financials -
05/02/16 11:40 PMMONTHLY RETURN OF EQUITY ISSUER ON MOVEMENTS IN SECURITIES FOR THE MONTH ENDED 30 APRIL 2016 - [at noodls] - APPENDIX 8A Monthly Return of Equity Issuer on Movements in Securities For the month ended (dd/mm/yyyy) : 30/04/2016 To : Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited Name of Issuer China Telecom Corporation... ...
05/02/16 07:34 AMReviewing China Telecom's Q1 Results - [at Forbes] - China Telecom published its Q1 2016 results on Thursday, reporting revenue growth that was driven by its expanding subscriber base, increasing 4G user mix and higher terminal sales. The carrier’s performance in the wireline segment was also fairly good, as data services continued their robust growth, effectively offsetting the decline
04/29/16 06:50 PMRising costs squeeze China Telecom’s Q1 profit - China Telecom, the country’s third largest mobile operator, reported steady revenue growth in Q1, but a significant hike in tower usage charges and selling costs limited its profit growth. The company’s operating revenue for Q1 rose 6.1 per cent to ...
04/29/16 06:50 PMReviewing China Telecom’s Q1 Results - China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) published its Q1 2016 results on Thursday ... We note that the below tables translate the company’s results into U.S. dollars for all periods; accordingly, growth figures will differ from reported numbers as the RMB ...
04/29/16 06:53 AM7:53 am China Telecom reported Q1 profit of RMB 5.141 bln vs RMB 5.055 bln last year; revs +6.1% YoY to RMB 86.426 bln -
04/28/16 12:02 AMKEY FINANCIAL AND PERFORMANCE INDICATORS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2016 - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - E Q1 eng 28.4.2015 Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation ...
04/27/16 06:58 PMChina Telecom Q1 Preview: ARPU, Unicom Collaboration In Focus - China Telecom ( CHA), the third largest Chinese wireless carrier, is expected to publish its Q1 2016 earnings on April 28, reporting on a quarter that saw the company make strong progress with its wireless subscriber and 4G additions. Here's a quick ...
04/25/16 08:42 PMChina Telecom : APPOINTMENTS OF CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AS WELL AS PRESIDENT AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER - The board of directors (the "Board") of China Telecom Corporation Limited (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Mr. Yang Jie, an Executive Director of the Company, has been appointed as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company with ...
04/25/16 05:12 AMAPPOINTMENTS OF CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AS WELL AS PRESIDENT AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - Eng_ Announcement_20160411 Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation ...
04/23/16 12:16 AMChina Orders Apple to Halt Online Book, Movie Services - CHA-2.58 % saying the data was encrypted and not accessible by China Telecom. In contrast with Apple’s very public battle with the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation over the bureau’s request for help in unlocking an iPhone, the company’ disputes ...
04/20/16 07:01 PMSpeedCast Signs Partnership MOU with Beijing Marine Communications & Navigation Company Limited - and Beijing Marine Communications and Navigation Co. Ltd (‘MCN’), a subsidiary of the China Transport Telecommunications & Information Centre (‘CTTIC’), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Strategic Cooperation (‘MOU’). Under the MOU ...
04/20/16 07:01 PM3 Reasons Momentum Stock Investors Will Love China Telecom (CHA) - but today let’s focus in on China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (CHA - Snapshot Report) as this stock is looking especially impressive right now. And while there are numerous ways in which this company could be a great choice, we have highlighted three of the most ...
04/18/16 07:15 PMMorgan Stanley Upgrades Rating On China Telecom Corp Ltd ADS ( CHA ) - The company’s P/E ratio is 16.08 and the market cap of the company is 44.24B. Investors are a little more bullish on shares of China Telecom Corp Ltd ADS if you watch the fall in short interest. The company recorded a fall in short interest of -0.05% ...
04/15/16 06:59 PMChina at the forefront of 5G tech - Fu Liang, a telecom expert, said: "5G development in China is generally keeping pace with the world, and China's technology companies, such as Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and ZTE Corp, have a right to a say in formulating the standard of 5G globally and ...
04/12/16 07:05 PMChina Telecom Gets New Chief, Old Formula - It hass been quite a few months since I last wrote about China's three big telcos, so the naming of a new chairman of China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) seems like a good chance ... Unicom and China Telecom into a single company to better compete with industry ...
04/06/16 07:38 AMHow Have ARPUs Of The Three Chinese Wireless Carriers Trended Over The Last Few Years? -

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About China Telecom Corp.

China Telecom Corp. logoChina Telecom Corporation Limited is an integrated information service provider in the People's Republic of China (PRC). The Company offers a range of telecommunications services, including wireline voice services, mobile voice services, Internet access services, value-added services, integrated information application services, telecommunications network resource services and lease of network equipment and other related services. Its wireline voice services include local wireline services and domestic long distance wireline services. The Company's mobile voice services include local calls, domestic long distance calls, international long distance calls, intra-provincial roaming, inter-provincial roaming and international roaming. Its Internet access services consist of wireline Internet access services and mobile Internet access services. The Company's value-added services consist of primarily wireline, Internet and mobile value-added services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Telecom Services - Foreign
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CHA
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $45.76
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $47.96
  • P/E Ratio: 13.45
  • P/E Growth: 4.60
  • Market Cap: $40.26B
  • Beta: 0.59
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.59 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.59 EPS
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