China Telecom Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:CHA)

$48.67 -0.03 (-0.06 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$48.70
Today's Range$48.54 - $48.80
52-Week Range$45.58 - $53.78
Volume34,600 shs
Average Volume39,968 shs
Market Capitalization$39.41 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.52%
Beta0.59

About China Telecom (NYSE:CHA)

China Telecom logoChina Telecom Corporation Limited is an investment holding company principally engaged in telecommunications and related businesses. The Company provides integrated information services, including wireline and mobile telecommunications services, Internet access services, information services and other value-added telecommunications services. The Company mainly operates its business in domestic market.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Wireless Telecommunications Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:CHA
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-10-6642-8166

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03%
Current Ratio0.25%
Quick Ratio0.24%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio12.58
P/E Growth1.59

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$53.05 billion
Price / Sales0.74
Cash Flow$15.96 per share
Price / Cash3.05
Book Value$58.82 per share
Price / Book0.83

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees287,076
Outstanding Shares809,320,000

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is China Telecom's stock symbol?

China Telecom trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHA."

How often does China Telecom pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for China Telecom?

China Telecom announced an annual dividend on Thursday, April 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 26th will be paid a dividend of $1.3512 per share on Monday, July 31st. This represents a yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 24th. This is an increase from China Telecom's previous annual dividend of $1.10. View China Telecom's Dividend History.

Who are some of China Telecom's key competitors?

Who are China Telecom's key executives?

China Telecom's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jie Yang, Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Aili Liu, President, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Ruiwen Ke, Executive Vice President, Executive Director, Joint Company Secretary
  • Kangmin Sun, Executive Vice President, Executive Director
  • Zhongyue Chen, Executive Vice President
  • Tongqing Gao, Executive Vice President
  • Yuk Har Wong, Joint Company Secretary
  • , Bio & Compensation - 
  • May-Lung Cha, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Hau Yin Tse, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Hsuehming Wang, Independent Non-Executive Director

Who owns China Telecom stock?

China Telecom's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Aperio Group LLC (0.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.03%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.01%), OxFORD Asset Management LLP (0.00%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and Jane Street Group LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for China Telecom.

Who sold China Telecom stock? Who is selling China Telecom stock?

China Telecom's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Telecom.

Who bought China Telecom stock? Who is buying China Telecom stock?

China Telecom's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Jane Street Group LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, FDx Advisors Inc. and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Telecom.

How do I buy China Telecom stock?

Shares of China Telecom can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is China Telecom's stock price today?

One share of China Telecom stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.67.

How big of a company is China Telecom?

China Telecom has a market capitalization of $39.41 billion and generates $53.05 billion in revenue each year. China Telecom employs 287,076 workers across the globe.

How can I contact China Telecom?

China Telecom's mailing address is 31 JINRONG STREET, BEIJING F4, 100033. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 86-10-6642-8166 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for China Telecom (CHA)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  140 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  167 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  307
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Telecom and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.802.802.803.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for China Telecom (NYSE:CHA)

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/30/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuyLowView Rating Details
11/30/2016NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
11/9/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
6/15/2016CitigroupDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/15/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for China Telecom (NYSE:CHA)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.87 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.24 EPS

Dividends

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:7/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.21
Dividend Yield:2.49%
Dividend Growth:3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:31.27% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
28.54% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for China Telecom (NYSE:CHA)

China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/13/2017annual$1.352.71%5/24/20175/26/20177/31/2017
5/27/2016Annual$1.106/2/20166/6/20167/25/2016
5/11/2015annual$1.281.8%5/28/20156/1/20157/27/2015
5/27/2014annual$1.232.46%6/2/20146/4/20147/28/2014
5/17/2013special$1.102.06%5/31/20136/4/20137/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for China Telecom (NYSE CHA)

No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

China Telecom (NYSE CHA) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
BRIEF-Oriental Pearl Media Signs Strategic Agreement With China TelecomBRIEF-Oriental Pearl Media Signs Strategic Agreement With China Telecom
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 9:33 AM
10,000 Kilometers of Fiber-Optic Cable Show Chinas Interest in Warming Arctic10,000 Kilometers of Fiber-Optic Cable Show China's Interest in Warming Arctic
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 5:43 PM
China Telecom Studies Philippine Entry After Duterte OfferChina Telecom Studies Philippine Entry After Duterte Offer
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 9:59 AM
China Telecom earmarked as Philippines 3rd telecoms player: Manila officialsChina Telecom earmarked as Philippines' 3rd telecoms player: Manila officials
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 9:59 AM
China Telecom earmarked as the Philippines third telecoms playerChina Telecom earmarked as the Philippines' third telecoms player
finance.yahoo.com - December 10 at 9:15 AM
China Telecoms 2016 Annual Report Receives Nine Top Accolades in World-class CompetitionsChina Telecom's 2016 Annual Report Receives Nine Top Accolades in World-class Competitions
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 9:12 AM
China, Hong Kong shares fall as PBOC official calls for higher ratesChina, Hong Kong shares fall as PBOC official calls for higher rates
www.reuters.com - December 6 at 5:34 PM
Contrasting China Telecom (CHA) & Its PeersContrasting China Telecom (CHA) & Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 9:36 PM
China Telecom Enters Oversold TerritoryChina Telecom Enters Oversold Territory
www.nasdaq.com - November 29 at 5:52 PM
UPDATE 1-Brazils TIM criticizes China Telecom tactics in Oi bidUPDATE 1-Brazil's TIM criticizes China Telecom tactics in Oi bid
www.reuters.com - November 8 at 8:58 PM
Brazils TIM criticizes China Telecom tactics in Oi bidBrazil's TIM criticizes China Telecom tactics in Oi bid
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 8:57 PM
Critical Survey: China Telecom Corp (CHA) versus Its PeersCritical Survey: China Telecom Corp (CHA) versus Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 3:10 AM
China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 5 at 3:46 AM
China Telecom may spend up to $6 billion to control Brazils Oi - sourceChina Telecom may spend up to $6 billion to control Brazil's Oi - source
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 7:36 AM
Head-To-Head Contrast: China Telecom Corp (CHA) and Telephone and Data Systems (TDS)Head-To-Head Contrast: China Telecom Corp (CHA) and Telephone and Data Systems (TDS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 4 at 1:20 AM
TPG, China Telecom discuss possible Oi bid with Brazilian officialTPG, China Telecom discuss possible Oi bid with Brazilian official
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 5:54 PM
China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment ResearchChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 31 at 7:18 PM
Key Takeaways From China Telecoms ResultsKey Takeaways From China Telecom's Results
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 6:19 PM
China Telecom three-quarter numbers show steady gains in profits, subsChina Telecom three-quarter numbers show steady gains in profits, subs
seekingalpha.com - October 27 at 7:52 PM
China Telecom Ranks Global No. 1 in IR Magazines Global Top 50 Awards 2017China Telecom Ranks Global No. 1 in IR Magazine's Global Top 50 Awards 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 3:30 PM
China Telecom Corp (CHA) versus pdvWireless (PDVW) Head to Head AnalysisChina Telecom Corp (CHA) versus pdvWireless (PDVW) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 10:36 AM
LINBIT Strengthens Global Presence Through Agreement with eCloudtech in ChinaLINBIT Strengthens Global Presence Through Agreement with eCloudtech in China
www.bizjournals.com - October 17 at 10:55 PM
ETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : October 11, 2017ETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : October 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 6:41 PM
China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 4:52 AM
Too Much, Too Soon in China TelecomToo Much, Too Soon in China Telecom
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 11:20 PM
The richest men in North Korea not named KimThe richest men in North Korea not named 'Kim'
www.msn.com - October 8 at 3:38 AM
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: NVIDIA, Daimler and China TelecomThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: NVIDIA, Daimler and China Telecom
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 11:32 AM
A state-sponsored Russian company is providing internet for North Korea and cybersecurity experts are worriedA state-sponsored Russian company is providing internet for North Korea and cybersecurity experts are worried
www.businessinsider.com - October 4 at 3:48 PM
Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MBT) versus China Telecom Corp (CHA) Head-To-Head ComparisonMobile TeleSystems OJSC (MBT) versus China Telecom Corp (CHA) Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 12:30 PM
China Telecom Corp (CHA) vs. TIM Participacoes (TSU) Critical SurveyChina Telecom Corp (CHA) vs. TIM Participacoes (TSU) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 12:32 PM
Alibaba, Tencent among firms to set up branches in Chinas new Xiongan zoneAlibaba, Tencent among firms to set up branches in China's new Xiongan zone
www.reuters.com - September 28 at 5:06 PM
Head to Head Review: China Telecom Corp (CHA) and Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)Head to Head Review: China Telecom Corp (CHA) and Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 8:20 PM
China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU) & China Telecom Corp (CHA) Financial SurveyChina Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU) & China Telecom Corp (CHA) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 6:23 PM
China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 4:42 AM
NTT DOCOMO (DCM) vs. China Telecom Corp (CHA) Financial ComparisonNTT DOCOMO (DCM) vs. China Telecom Corp (CHA) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 10:33 AM
The Rise And Rise Of Chinas Xiaomi In IndiaThe Rise And Rise Of China's Xiaomi In India
www.forbes.com - September 13 at 3:48 AM
ETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : September 7, 2017ETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:17 PM
China Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : September 5, 2017China Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : September 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 6:41 PM
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www.finanznachrichten.de - September 4 at 5:09 PM
Comparing China Telecom Corp (CHA) and ORBCOMM (ORBC)Comparing China Telecom Corp (CHA) and ORBCOMM (ORBC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 2:18 PM
China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Coverage Initiated at Bank of America CorporationChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Coverage Initiated at Bank of America Corporation
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 1:14 PM
Jefferies Group Comments on China Telecom Corp Ltds FY2019 Earnings (CHA)Jefferies Group Comments on China Telecom Corp Ltd's FY2019 Earnings (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 10:58 AM
Equities Analysts Set Expectations for China Telecom Corp Ltds FY2017 Earnings (CHA)Equities Analysts Set Expectations for China Telecom Corp Ltd's FY2017 Earnings (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 9:38 AM
China Telecom Corporation Limited 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesChina Telecom Corporation Limited 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - August 24 at 3:37 AM
Highlights From China Telecoms First HalfHighlights From China Telecom's First Half
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:29 PM
Is China Telecom a Great Stock for Value Investors?Is China Telecom a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:22 PM
Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Drop Y/YChunghwa Telecom (CHT) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Drop Y/Y
www.zacks.com - July 28 at 6:47 PM
China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesChina Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 9:17 AM
FY2020 EPS Estimates for China Telecom Corp Ltd Boosted by Analyst (NYSE:CHA)FY2020 EPS Estimates for China Telecom Corp Ltd Boosted by Analyst (NYSE:CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 3:14 PM
Jefferies Group Weighs in on China Telecom Corp Ltds FY2017 Earnings (CHA)Jefferies Group Weighs in on China Telecom Corp Ltd's FY2017 Earnings (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 11:35 AM

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