China Telecom Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CHA)

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
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $51.98
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $49.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.83
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.33
  • P/E Growth: 4.40
  • Market Cap: $42.59B
  • Outstanding Shares: 809,323,000
  • Beta: 0.64
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/15/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Top PickView Rating Details
6/15/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/30/2015Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
8/21/2015Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuy$77.50 -> $71.00View Rating Details
8/17/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/18/2015Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
9/23/2014BNP ParibasDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/28/2014MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
8/28/2014HSBCUpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/27/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
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Earnings Estimates for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.9 EPS


Current Dividend Information for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:2.12%
Payout Ratio:31.43% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
28.21% (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 Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
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Latest Headlines for China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA)
DateHeadline logoChina Telecom : 1st Half Net Profit Up 6.3% at CNY11.67 Billion (NYSE:CHA) - August 23 at 4:19 PM
News IconChina Telecom net profit up 6.3% on revenue rise (NYSE:CHA) - August 23 at 4:19 PM logoChina Telecom First-Half Profit Beats Analysts Estimates (NYSE:CHA) - August 23 at 8:21 AM logoANNOUNCEMENT OF INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 30 JUNE 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - August 23 at 8:21 AM
News IconTelecom Services – Foreign: China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) Position of the day (NYSE:CHA) - August 19 at 4:49 PM logoLIST OF DIRECTORS AND THEIR ROLE AND FUNCTION (NYSE:CHA) - August 19 at 11:55 AM logoRESIGNATION OF DIRECTOR AND CHANGE OF IMPORTANT EXECUTIVE POSITION (NYSE:CHA) - August 19 at 11:55 AM logoTelecom Stock Roundup: Second Part of Incentive Auction Begins, Verizon to Roll Out Dark Fiber (NYSE:CHA) - August 18 at 11:51 AM logoApple Pledges More China Investment (NYSE:CHA) - August 17 at 9:38 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) from Telecom Services – Foreign (NYSE:CHA) - August 17 at 9:38 PM
News IconTim Cook Pledges More Apple Investment in China (NYSE:CHA) - August 16 at 4:16 PM logoETF’s with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - August 16 at 4:16 PM logoWhy Merrill Lynch Wants US Investors Buying Chinese Telecom and Wireless Shares (NYSE:CHA) - August 15 at 11:26 AM logoNokia (NOK), China Telecom (CHA) Enter Agreement to Expand 4G Deployment in China (NYSE:CHA) - August 14 at 8:55 AM
News IconIs China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:CHA) - August 8 at 9:36 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) (NYSE:CHA) - August 5 at 4:15 PM
News IconUpdate on China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) for the day (NYSE:CHA) - August 4 at 4:20 PM
News IconChinese Wireless Carriers Q2 Earnings: What To Watch (NYSE:CHA) - August 3 at 12:14 PM logoMONTHLY RETURN OF EQUITY ISSUER ON MOVEMENTS IN SECURITIES FOR THE MONTH ENDED 31 JULY 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - July 31 at 11:28 PM logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - July 22 at 1:43 PM logoWho Will Benefit from China's Huge Middle Class? (NYSE:CHA) - July 8 at 4:22 PM logoVOLUNTARY ANNOUNCEMENT: LEASE OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS TOWERS AND RELATED ASSETS FROM CHINA TOWER CORPORATION LIMITED (NYSE:CHA) - July 8 at 6:51 AM logoMONTHLY RETURN OF EQUITY ISSUER ON MOVEMENTS IN SECURITIES FOR THE MONTH ENDED 30 JUNE 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - July 3 at 11:51 PM
News IconChina Mobile says its internet-of-things sales to hit $15b (NYSE:CHA) - June 30 at 4:28 PM
News IconIs China Unicom's Entry Into Fintech Sign Of A Bubble? (NYSE:CHA) - June 30 at 4:28 PM
News IconGE to double its procurement from China to $10b around 2018 (NYSE:CHA) - June 29 at 11:27 AM
News IconReliance Jio, China Mobile, T-Mobile and other telcos to drive adoption of universal RCS profile (NYSE:CHA) - June 28 at 3:31 PM
News IconPayments app Circle expands in China, raises $60 million (NYSE:CHA) - June 25 at 4:07 PM logoChina Telecom Honoured by Corporate Governance Asia and The Asset (NYSE:CHA) - June 21 at 12:13 AM logoLi Ka-shing’s Fortunes Slide (NYSE:CHA) - June 17 at 12:05 PM
News IconChina, Nepal Connected by Optical Fiber for First Time (NYSE:CHA) - June 11 at 12:24 PM logoEnice Holding Co Ltd to launch radio frequency products in U.S. (NYSE:CHA) - June 10 at 10:09 PM
News IconUS Subpoenas China's Huawei in Probe Over Exports to Syria, Others: NY Times (NYSE:CHA) - June 4 at 4:09 PM
News IconUS subpoenas China's Huawei in probe over exports to Syria, others: Report (NYSE:CHA) - June 3 at 4:19 PM logoETF’s with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : June 3, 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - June 3 at 3:13 PM logoJaunt, SMG and CMC Officially Launch Jaunt China (NYSE:CHA) - June 2 at 10:15 PM logoChina’s Huawei Coy About Its Ties to Israeli Firm (NYSE:CHA) - June 2 at 4:20 PM logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 1, 2016 (NYSE:CHA) - June 1 at 2:13 PM
News IconChina Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) - May 26 at 12:36 AM logoChina Telecom Won Platinum Award -- "Best Telecommunications Company in Asia" (NYSE:CHA) - May 25 at 10:53 PM logoPOLL RESULTS OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND PAYMENT OF THE FINAL DIVIDEND (NYSE:CHA) - May 25 at 5:46 AM
News IconChina's Huawei sues Samsung Electronics claiming mobile patent infringement (NYSE:CHA) - May 24 at 7:33 PM
News IconChina Telecom annual report filed with EC (NYSE:CHA) - May 16 at 12:44 PM logoSingapore Telecommunications reports FQ4 results (NYSE:CHA) - May 12 at 5:16 AM logoSingtel plans up to $2 billion IPO for broadband unit, to slash stake: sources (NYSE:CHA) - May 12 at 1:23 AM logoSingtel plans up to $2 billion IPO for broadband unit, to slash stake - sources (NYSE:CHA) - May 12 at 1:22 AM
News IconCBN becomes China's fourth telecom operator (NYSE:CHA) - May 7 at 12:52 AM
News IconCBN gets nod as 4th telecom operator (NYSE:CHA) - May 6 at 7:45 PM logoWith Shares Trading down at $47.98 (CHA) China Telecom Corporation Limited 2015… (NYSE:CHA) - May 6 at 7:45 PM logoChina Telecom Corporation Limited 2015 Annual Report on Form 20-F Filed with the SEC (NYSE:CHA) - May 6 at 6:08 AM


China Telecom Corp. (NYSE:CHA) Chart for Wednesday, August, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by Staff