China Life Insurance Company Profile (NYSE:LFC)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $23.00 (105.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
3/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/27/2015Bank of America Corp.Lower Price TargetBuy$26.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/26/2015Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/15/2015Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/17/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/26/2014Barclays PLCUpgradeOverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:2.86%
Payout Ratio:40.51% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
56.14% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
57.14% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:26.90% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/14/2016Annual$0.326/3/20166/7/20168/12/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
DateHeadline
07/26/16 07:58 AMChina Life Endorses Wanda Commercial’s $4.4 Billion Buyout Bid
07/26/16 07:58 AMChinese Buyers on Acquisition Spree Eye Insurance Firms
07/25/16 05:04 PMChinese firms vie for ING Life Korea acquisition
07/25/16 09:28 AMChinese firms in fray to acquire ING Life
07/25/16 09:28 AMChinese enter Korean insurance industry
07/24/16 04:33 PMTodays Top Gainers in the Market China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) from Financial
07/22/16 04:51 PMAre Analysts Still Saying "Buy" this Stock: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - TGP
07/22/16 04:51 PMIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)? - The Daily Leicester
07/21/16 11:04 AMUpdate on China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) for the day - Twin County News
07/21/16 11:04 AMIs $16.41 Price Target Attainable For China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC)? - Investor Newswire
07/21/16 11:04 AMAre Analysts Bullish China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:LFC) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle
07/21/16 11:04 AMHigh Expectations Remain For China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - TGP
07/18/16 05:04 PMChina's reinsurance market drive at CAGR of over 40% by 2020
07/18/16 05:04 PMChina Life Insurance : Shares of China Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC) Rally 6.39%
07/18/16 10:12 AMUBS Boosts Rating On China Life Insurance Company Li (LFC) To "Buy" - Finance Daily
07/18/16 10:12 AMAnalysts Are Expecting this Stock to Rise: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - TGP
07/18/16 10:12 AMShares of China Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC) Rally 6.39% - Trade Calls
07/17/16 04:26 PMChina Life Insurance : Todays Top Gainers in the Market China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. from Financial
07/16/16 08:19 AMForm 6-K CHINA LIFE INSURANCE CO For: Jul 14
07/14/16 05:08 PMBuy or Hold? What are Analysts Saying About China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Telanagana Press
07/14/16 08:33 AMStrong Sell Calls For China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) At 0 - Investor Newswire
07/14/16 04:58 AMANNOUNCEMENT OF PREMIUM INCOME - [at noodls] - 7de1ccbd-3915-476a-9f3a-3d39672561ee.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 ...
07/13/16 05:20 PMWill China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) Short Squeeze Soon? The Stock Formed a Bearish Multiple Bottom ... - Consumer Eagle
07/12/16 05:09 PMIs China Life Insurance Co. Ltd.(NYSE: LFC), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/11/16 09:39 AMStreet Analyst Viewing Shares in Positive Light: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Telanagana Press
07/10/16 04:29 PMLarge Cap Life Insurance: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Twin County News
07/10/16 04:29 PMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd., LFC - The Daily Leicester
07/09/16 04:33 PMChina Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) – Top Stock from Financial Sector - The Daily Leicester
07/08/16 07:52 AMAnalyst Favorite With Upside: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 04:59 PMHow has China Life Insurance Co. Ltd.:(NYSE:LFC) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester
07/07/16 04:59 PMToday's Top Gainers in the Market China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) from Financial - The Daily Leicester
07/07/16 07:51 AMChinese Tech Disrupters Now Are Working More Closely With the System
07/06/16 05:08 PMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Expected to Reach Highs Of $16.41 - Investor Newswire
07/06/16 09:34 AMStock on Analyst's Buy List: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Telanagana Press
07/06/16 09:34 AMLeading stocks in today's market: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Twin County News
07/05/16 09:31 AMBroker Outlook For The Week Ahead China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) - Fiscal Standard
07/04/16 08:31 PMMonthly Return for equity issuers on Movements in Securities for the month ended 30 June,2016 - [at noodls] - d78d1905-09ee-4ea4-90ee-37d322d40a56.pdf For Main Board and GEM listed issuers Monthly Return of Equity Issuer on Movements in Securities For the month ended (dd/mm/yyyy) : 30/06/2016 To : Hong Kong Exchanges ...
07/04/16 04:25 PMNew China Life Insurance Co., Ltd. - Company Capsule - New Market Study Published
07/04/16 09:44 AMLife insurance coverage falls to 2001 levels
07/04/16 09:44 AMChina Vanke’s A Shares Plunge 10% After Six-Month Suspension
07/02/16 07:49 AMMega Cap End of Session Update: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Telanagana Press
07/01/16 04:57 PMChina Life Insurance : Strong Sell Calls Recommendations for China Life Insurance Company Limited at 0
07/01/16 02:08 PMThe Curious Case of JOAIX’s Performance -
07/01/16 07:46 AMChina Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) from Life Insurance – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
06/30/16 05:14 PMWhat Will Happen to China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) Next? The Stock Just Gapped Up - Engelwood Daily
06/30/16 07:51 AMForm 6-K CHINA LIFE INSURANCE CO For: Jun 29
06/30/16 07:51 AMChina Life Insurance Company Limited : Consolidated Diluted EPS At 1.0015
06/29/16 04:50 PMNew Broker Ratings For China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) - FTSE News
06/29/16 07:47 AMNew China Life to reshuffle its business
06/27/16 04:51 PMMost important stocks of the day: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Twin County News

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About China Life Insurance

China Life Insurance logoChina Life Insurance Company Limited is a life insurance company. The Company and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in providing individual and group life insurance, annuity products, and accident and health insurance in China. It operates in five operating segments: Individual life insurance business, which relates to the sale of long-term insurance contracts and universal contracts; Group life insurance business, which relates to the sale of long-term insurance contracts and investment contracts; Short-term insurance business, which relates primarily to the sale of short-term insurance contracts; Supplementary major medical insurance business, which relates primarily to the sale of supplementary major medical insurance contracts, and Other businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LFC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.42
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.86
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.46
  • P/E Ratio: 15.56
  • P/E Growth: 141.00
  • Market Cap: $65.35B
  • Beta: 1.39
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.56 EPS
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China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) Chart for Tuesday, July, 26, 2016