China Telecom Corp Ltd Company Profile (NYSE:CHA)

About China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)

China Telecom Corp Ltd 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Wireless Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CHA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.chinatelecom-h.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $40.95 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 809,320,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $49.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $48.74
  • 52 Week Range: $45.58 - $53.61
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.11
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $54.42 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.75
  • Book Value: $59.90 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.84
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.21
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $14.15 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.03%
  • Current Ratio: 0.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.24%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 34,859 shs.
  • Beta: 0.62
  • Short Ratio: 1.68
 

Frequently Asked Questions for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)

What is China Telecom Corp Ltd's stock symbol?

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

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

China Telecom Corp Ltd 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 a boost from China Telecom Corp Ltd's previous annual dividend of $1.10. View China Telecom Corp Ltd's Dividend History.

Who are some of China Telecom Corp Ltd's key competitors?

Who are China Telecom Corp Ltd's key executives?

China Telecom Corp Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jie Yang, Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • 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
  • May-Lung Cha, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Hau Yin Tse, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Hsuehming Wang, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Erming Xu, Independent Non-Executive Director

Who owns China Telecom Corp Ltd stock?

China Telecom Corp Ltd's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Franklin Resources Inc. (0.18%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.03%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.03%), Tudor Investment Corp ET AL (0.01%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for China Telecom Corp Ltd.

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

China Telecom Corp Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Franklin Resources Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Parallel Advisors LLC, Comerica Bank, World Asset Management Inc and Capstone Asset Management Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Telecom Corp Ltd.

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

China Telecom Corp Ltd's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tudor Investment Corp ET AL, Aperio Group LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Bank of Montreal Can, Summit Global Investments, Advisors Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Macquarie Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Telecom Corp Ltd.

How do I buy China Telecom Corp Ltd stock?

Shares of China Telecom Corp Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is China Telecom Corp Ltd's stock price today?

One share of China Telecom Corp Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.60.


MarketBeat Community Rating for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE CHA)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  129 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  152 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  281
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Telecom Corp Ltd 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

Consensus Ratings for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/30/2017Bank of America CorporationInitiated CoverageBuyLowView Rating Details
1/26/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView 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
6/15/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.18 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
Most Recent Dividend:7/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.21
Dividend Yield:2.39%
Dividend Growth:3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.35% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
28.95% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)

Dividend History by Quarter for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE CHA)
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 Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
Latest Headlines for China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU) & China Telecom Corp (CHA) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 6:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 4:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNTT DOCOMO (DCM) vs. China Telecom Corp (CHA) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 10:33 AM
forbes.com logoThe Rise And Rise Of China's Xiaomi In India
www.forbes.com - September 13 at 3:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : September 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 6:41 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoCHINA TELECOM CORP LTD
www.finanznachrichten.de - September 4 at 5:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing China Telecom Corp (CHA) and ORBCOMM (ORBC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 2:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Coverage Initiated at Bank of America Corporation
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 1:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 5:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Comments on China Telecom Corp Ltd's FY2019 Earnings (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 5:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Set Expectations for China Telecom Corp Ltd's FY2017 Earnings (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 9:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoChina Telecom Corporation Limited 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - August 24 at 3:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHighlights From China Telecom's First Half
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 4:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 11:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs China Telecom a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:22 PM
zacks.com logoChunghwa Telecom (CHT) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Drop Y/Y
www.zacks.com - July 28 at 6:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 9:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2020 EPS Estimates for China Telecom Corp Ltd Boosted by Analyst (NYSE:CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 3:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Weighs in on China Telecom Corp Ltd's FY2017 Earnings (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 11:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing China Telecom Corp (CHA) and China Mobile (Hong Kong) (CHL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 9:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 9:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAT&T, China Telecom to Cooperate on Cloud Services
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 9:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 6:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Lowers China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA) to Strong Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 2:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Honoured with "Best CEO" and "Best Investor Relations"
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 5:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing China Telecom Corp (CHA) & PLDT (PHI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 10:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp (CHA) versus PLDT (PHI) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 2:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Corp (CHA) versus Orange SA (ORAN) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 12:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) & KT Corp (KT) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 12:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFiber-optics stocks popping after Huawei telecom deal
seekingalpha.com - June 6 at 4:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 9:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy We Remain Bullish On China Telecom
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. : CHA-US: Dividend Analysis : May 26th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 5:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades China Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 6:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Ranked "No.1 Best Managed Company in Asia"
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 12:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 6:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDoes China Telecom (CHA) Look To Be A Great Stock For Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 10:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2020 EPS Estimates for China Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Cut by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 3:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.13
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Raised to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 10:38 PM
prnewswire.com logoDC Holdings Initiates the Establishment of China Healthcare Big Data ...
www.prnewswire.com - April 28 at 5:14 PM
nasdaq.com logoChunghwa Telecom (CHT) Q1 Earnings Fall Y/Y, Revenues Grow
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 5:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Corporation Limited 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F Filed with the SEC
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 5:14 PM

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