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China Life Insurance Company Company Profile (NYSE:LFC)

Consensus Ratings for China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $23.00 (121.37% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
3/1/2016Credit SuisseDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/27/2015Bank of AmericaLower 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 BankDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/17/2015Goldman SachsUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/26/2014BarclaysUpgradeOverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC)
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Earnings Estimates for China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC)
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Current Dividend Information for China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC)
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:3.08%
Payout Ratio:46.38%
Dividend Growth:26.90% (3 Year Average)

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

Latest Headlines for China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 08:45 AMChina Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) Just Recorded A Sigfniciant Gap Down - Press Telegraph
06/23/16 05:19 PMChina Life Insurance : Strong Buy Calls Count for China Life Insurance Company Limited at 2
06/23/16 10:54 AMStrong Buy Calls Count For China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) At 2 - Investor Newswire
06/23/16 04:29 AMANNOUNCEMENT IN RELATION TO THE RECEIPT OF THE WRITTEN DECISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTY OF THE CHINA INSURANCE REGULATORY - [at noodls] - 04ba2274-4545-4510-9c5a-83fe5c04f069.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 ...
06/21/16 12:07 PMETF’s with exposure to China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. : June 21, 2016 -
06/16/16 05:03 PMTrend of Rating Given to China Life Insurance Company Limited (Nyse:Lfc)
06/16/16 09:14 AMForm 6-K CHINA LIFE INSURANCE CO For: Jun 14
06/16/16 09:14 AMChina’s Uber Rival Didi Scores $7 Billion in Fundraising
06/16/16 09:14 AMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Posted Basic Consolidated EPS Of $1.0015
06/15/16 08:59 PMChina's Didi Chuxing raises $7.3 billion in new funding -
06/15/16 08:43 PMChina's Didi Chuxing raises $7.3 bln in new funding - [Reuters] - Chinese car-hailing app Didi Chuxing Technology Co said it raised $7.3 billion in its latest round of funding, including $4.5 billion from new and existing investors, as it battles to fend off Uber's march into China. In addition, China Merchants Bank has committed to become the lead arranger for a syndicated loan facility to Didi of up to $2.5 billion, the company said. China Life Insurance Co Ltd also added a long-term debt investment of about $300 million.
06/14/16 09:44 AMTaking on rival Uber, taxi app co Didi Chuxing raises $600 mn from China Life Insurance
06/14/16 09:44 AMChina Life Insurance to Invest in Ride-Hailing Firm Didi Chuxing
06/13/16 04:36 PMDidi Chuxing, Uber’s Chinese Rival, Raises $600 Million From China Life Insurance
06/13/16 04:36 PMChina's Uber Rival Didi Chuxing Raises 600 Million Dollars From China Life Insurance
06/13/16 04:36 PMChina Life Insurance invests $600 million into ride-hailing app Didi Chuxing
06/13/16 04:36 PMChina Life Insurance To Invest $600M In Didi Chuxing
06/13/16 07:49 AMDidi Chuxing Gets Investment of More Than $500 Million From China Life - Wall Street Journal
06/13/16 07:49 AMAnalyst Ratings on: New Relic, Inc. (NYSE:NEWR), China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Beacon Chronicle
06/13/16 04:32 AMDiDi Chuxing Bags $600M from China Life -
06/12/16 11:55 PM[$$] Didi Chuxing Gets Investment of More Than $500 Million From China Life -
06/12/16 11:24 PMChina's Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises $600 million from China Life Insurance -
06/12/16 08:53 PMChina's Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises $600 mln from China Life Insurance - [Reuters] - Chinese car-hailing app Didi Chuxing said on Monday it had received an investment of about $600 million from China Life Insurance Co Ltd, boosting resources to fund its battle with Uber just a month after it raised $1 billion from Apple Inc. The latest fund-raising comes with China's top ride-hailing company locked in a struggle to fend off its global rival's march into China.
06/12/16 07:40 AMNew report shares details about the global life insurance 2016
06/11/16 07:46 AMA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of The People’s Insurance Company of China (Hong Kong), Limited
06/10/16 05:10 PMHong Kong Life Insurance sale under consideration, may fetch $600mn
06/09/16 07:45 AMPing An Life Insurance Company of China, Ltd. - New Market Report
06/03/16 02:27 PMETF’s with exposure to China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. : June 3, 2016 -
06/02/16 05:14 PMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 03, 2016 - Nasdaq - TheStreet.comChina Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 03, 2016NasdaqChina Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 03, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.324359 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 12, 2016. Shareholders who purchased LFC prior to the ex-dividend date are ...China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Do Brokers Advise Buy, Sell Or Hold?Share Trading Newsall 3 news articles »
06/01/16 11:54 AMChina Life Insurance Co. Ltd. :LFC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 1, 2016 -
06/01/16 04:33 AMMonthly Return for equity issuers on Movements in Securities for the month ended 31 May,2016 - [at noodls] - 83cb543b-7314-4432-8463-788435ff3268.pdf For Main Board and GEM listed issuers Monthly Return of Equity Issuer on Movements in Securities For the month ended (dd/mm/yyyy) : 31/05/2016 To : Hong Kong Exchanges ...
05/30/16 05:08 PMFitch Affirms China Taiping Insurance Group's IDR at 'A'; Outlook Stable - Company Limited (TPG(HK)) and China Taiping Insurance Holdings Co Ltd's (CTIH) at 'A'. Fitch also affirmed Taiping Life Insurance Co., Ltd.'s (TPL) Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Rating at 'A+' and the IFS Rating of Taiping Reinsurance Co. Ltd (TPRe ...
05/30/16 10:00 AMANNOUNCEMENT - RESOLUTIONS PASSED AT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, ELECTION OF MS. LEUNG OI-SIE ELSIE AS AN INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR OF THE FIFTH SESSION OF THE BOARD AND DISTRIBUTION OF FINAL DIVIDEND - [at noodls] - untitled 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 as to its accuracy or ...
05/27/16 10:31 PMAnalysts See Strong Upside to China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Stock Tick Tock - Analysts See Strong Upside to China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)Stock Tick TockSell-side analysts on Wall Street believe that shares of China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) have significant upside based on current levels. The average price target of all polled analysts stands at $19.75. Compared to the most recent bid of $10 ...and more »
05/26/16 10:21 PMAnalysts Bullish on China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Stock Tick Tock - Analysts Bullish on China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)Stock Tick TockWall Street analysts have given a consensus Buy rating on shares of China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC). Using the following ratings scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell and 5.0 Strong Sell, analysts have an average recommendation of ...and more »
05/25/16 05:05 PMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Closes At $10.790 - Investor Newswire - China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Closes At $10.790Investor NewswireThe technical analysis of China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) stock highlights the stock is $-0.503 points away -4.386% from its 50-day MA of $11.458. It is $-2.307 or -17.396% away $13.262, the 200-day Moving Average (MA) of stock.How Analysts Rated China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:LFC) Last Week?The PostAnalyst Review: China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC)Risers & Fallersall 4 news articles »
05/25/16 04:06 PMChinese Investors Are Continuing to Buy U.S. Real Estate -
05/24/16 11:11 PMChinese Investors Pour Money Into U.S. Property -
05/24/16 08:48 AMHow These Life Insurance Stocks are Performing? - American Equity Investment Life Holding, China Life Insurance, Torchmark, and Prudential - AEL), China Life Insurance Co. Ltd (NYSE: LFC), Torchmark Corp. (NYSE: TMK), and Prudential PLC (NYSE: PUK). To receive your free alerts on these stocks, click below:
05/23/16 10:17 PMStock Paining Investors: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) - Wall Street Hints and News - Stock Paining Investors: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)Wall Street Hints and NewsChina Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) shares have underperformed for investors this year as the stock has dropped -55.68% for the year. Shareholders are shaking their heads and questioning their investment and pondering what their next move will be.and more »
05/22/16 04:32 PMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) One-Year Price Target Estimate At $19.75 - Investor Newswire - China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) One-Year Price Target Estimate At $19.75Investor NewswireThe 52-week price target of China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) is set at $19.75 after First Call completed its market based survey. It has estimated EPS of $0.00 for approaching quarter and $0.93 for ongoing year. The EPS estimate for next ...and more »
05/16/16 04:51 PMLow PS for Caterpillar, L-3, Advanced Auto Parts - Through its website www.jd.com and mobile applications, it offers a various authentic products. China Life Insurance Co Ltd. (LFC) is trading at about $10.72 with a P/S ratio of 1.1 and an estimated P/E multiple of 20.20. The company has a market cap of $ ...
05/15/16 05:33 PMCan China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC)'s Touch $19.75 In Coming Year? - Investor Newswire - Can China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC)'s Touch $19.75 In Coming Year?Investor NewswireChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) has a 52-week price target of $19.75 based on the recommendations collected by First Call. The firm's mean EPS in the last one year was $0.75. The analysts are now projecting earnings of $0.00 for ...and more »
05/09/16 03:50 AMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Share Trading News - China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Broker Price Targets For The Coming WeekShare Trading NewsMarket analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets on shares of China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC). The latest reports which are currently in issue on Sunday 8th of May state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, ...Large Market Cap of the Day: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)The News JournalChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Yearly EPS Target At $0.93Investor NewswireChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Basic Consolidated EPS At $1.0015Enterprise Leaderall 4 news articles »
05/05/16 10:52 PMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Updated Broker Price Targets - Share Trading News - China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Updated Broker Price TargetsShare Trading NewsMarket analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets on shares of China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC). The latest reports which are currently in issue on Thursday 5th of May state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, ...Best stocks of the day: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)The News Journalall 3 news articles »
05/05/16 05:42 PMChina Life Insurance Enters Oversold Territory - Forbes - China Life Insurance Enters Oversold TerritoryForbesBut making China Life Insurance Co Ltd an even more interesting and timely stock to look at, is the fact that in trading on Thursday, shares of LFC entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $10.95 per share. We define oversold territory ...and more »
05/04/16 10:32 PMWere Analysts Bearish China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:LFC) This Week? - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Were Analysts Bearish China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:LFC) This Week?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialOut of 2 analysts covering China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC), 2 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means 100% are positive. China Life Insurance Company has been the topic of 4 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to ...and more »
05/04/16 04:10 AMMonthly Return for equity issuers on Movements in Securities for the month ended 30 Apr,2016 - [at noodls] - a3a80706-1930-4438-906b-75e32d8e21e4.pdf For Main Board and GEM listed issuers Monthly Return of Equity Issuer on Movements in Securities For the month ended (dd/mm/yyyy) : 30/04/2016 To : Hong Kong Exchanges ...
05/01/16 06:00 PMChina Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Yearly EPS Target At $0.93 - Investor Newswire - China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) Yearly EPS Target At $0.93Investor NewswireAs per Thomson Reuters, b>China Life Insurance Company Limited (NYSE:LFC) can touch $19.75 in coming 52-weeks. The mean EPS, a year earlier was $1.05. For the coming quarter, the EPS estimate is $0.00 while for this fiscal the set target is $0.93.and more »
04/30/16 05:22 PMAIG aims to sell down $1.2B stake in China insurer PICC - American International Group is offering for sale about $1.2 billion worth of shares in China's PICC Property and Casualty Co. Ltd. (PICC P&C ... AIG sold part of its Asian life insurance business AIA Group Ltd. through a $20.1 billion Hong Kong IPO ...
About China Life Insurance Company

China Life Insurance Company 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: Finanical Services
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LFC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.11
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.79
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.23
  • P/E Ratio: 14.14
  • P/E Growth: 119.50
  • Market Cap: $60.62B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS
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China Life Insurance Company (NYSE:LFC) Chart for Sunday, June, 26, 2016


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