China Telecom Co. Limited Company Profile (NYSE:CHA)

About China Telecom Co. Limited

China Telecom Co. Limited logoChina Telecom Corporation Limited is an investment holding company principally engaged in telecommunications and related businesses. The Company operates through seven businesses. Wireline Voice Services include local and long distance wireline services. Mobile Voice Services include local calls, domestic and international long distance calls and roaming services. Internet Access Services include dial-up and broadband services and wireless Internet access services. Value-added Services include wireline, Internet and mobile value-added services, such as short message services, telephone payment services and Internet applications, among others. Integrated Information Application Services include Best Tone services, information technology (IT) services and IT application services. Managed Data and Leased Line Services include frame relay (FR) and Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) services, among others. Other Services include the sales, repair and maintenance of customer-end equipment.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Telecom Services - Foreign
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CHA
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $48.49
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $48.06
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.60
  • 52-Week Range: $809,323,000.00 - $42.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.93
  • P/E Growth: 0.83
  • Market Cap: $39.24B
  • Outstanding Shares: 809,323,000
  • Beta: 0.79
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.23%
  • Current Ratio: 0.33%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.31%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/26/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
11/30/2016NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
11/11/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
11/9/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
8/15/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy -> Top PickView Rating Details
6/15/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/21/2015Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuy$77.50 -> $71.00View Rating Details
8/17/2015Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/18/2015Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.43 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.75 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:2.27%
Dividend Growth:3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.07% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
29.33% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
DateHeadline
reuters.com logoBRIEF-CMMB Vision enters strategic agreement with China Telecom Corp (NYSE:CHA)
www.reuters.com - February 7 at 5:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Awarded 1st Runner-up in Global Top 50 at IR Magazine Poll (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 5:21 PM
News IconChina Testing Private Funding Models for Telecom (NYSE:CHA)
www.lightreading.com - January 31 at 9:44 PM
fool.com logo4 Reasons I'm Buying China Mobile Ltd. (ADR) Stock (NYSE:CHA)
www.fool.com - January 26 at 10:12 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: China Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 26 at 5:09 PM
investors.com logoAnalyst: Finisar 'Disqualified' From Big China Customer Hauwei, Stock Falls (NYSE:CHA)
www.investors.com - January 23 at 4:32 PM
News IconChina Tower Invests RMB 61 Bln in 2016 Base Station Construction (NYSE:CHA)
www.marbridgeconsulting.com - January 19 at 5:26 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: China Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) from Telecom Services – Foreign (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 16 at 10:39 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoMorgan Stanley's Favorite Telecom Stocks (NYSE:CHA)
blogs.barrons.com - January 16 at 10:39 AM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – China Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 11 at 3:01 AM
News IconChina Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) from Telecom Services – Foreign – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 7 at 9:49 PM
News IconLarge Cap Telecom Services – Foreign: China Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 7 at 3:19 AM
News IconUpdate on China Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) for the day (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 5 at 4:42 PM
News IconTelecom Services – Foreign: China Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA) Position of the day (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - January 3 at 5:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Accredited with "Platinum Award" and "Best CEO" by The Asset (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 12:07 PM
News IconIs China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - December 31 at 2:42 AM
News IconTelecom Services – Foreign: China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) Position of the day (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - December 26 at 4:06 PM
forbes.com logoRSI Alert: China Telecom (CHA) Now Oversold (NYSE:CHA)
www.forbes.com - December 23 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Being Voted "No. 1 Overall Best Managed Company in Asia" for Seventh Consecutive Year (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 7:40 AM
4-traders.com logoChina Telecom : CHANGE OF COMPANY SECRETARY (NYSE:CHA)
www.4-traders.com - December 19 at 2:23 AM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - December 18 at 4:20 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) from Telecom Services – Foreign (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - December 12 at 9:33 PM
News IconChina Telecom Global and Nepal Telecom Jointly Deliver IP Services in Nepal (NYSE:CHA)
business.asiaone.com - December 8 at 5:05 PM
News IconChina Telecom Global Selects the Djibouti Data Center (DDC) as a Strategic Hub for Pan-African Expansion (NYSE:CHA)
africanbrains.net - December 8 at 5:05 PM
News IconNepal, China Telecom sign internet service deal (NYSE:CHA)
www.bgr.in - December 8 at 5:05 PM
News IconEricsson says Swedish staff cuts running ahead of plan (NYSE:CHA)
www.gdnonline.com - December 8 at 5:43 AM
News IconNepal Telecom in Internet deal with China Telecom (NYSE:CHA)
www.telecomlead.com - December 8 at 5:43 AM
News IconNepal, China telecom companies sign deal on internet service (NYSE:CHA)
news.webindia123.com - December 8 at 5:43 AM
News IconUpdate on China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA) for the day (NYSE:CHA)
twincountynews.com - December 7 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIR Magazine Awards - Greater China 2016 Winners Announced (NYSE:CHA)
au.finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 12:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIIROC Trading Halt - CHA (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 12:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoSap''s Concur Signs Partnership With China DataCom JV (NYSE:CHA)
www.nasdaq.com - December 2 at 4:36 PM
rttnews.com logoSap's Concur Signs Partnership With China DataCom JV (NYSE:CHA)
www.rttnews.com - December 1 at 9:25 PM
publicnow.com logoMONTHLY RETURN OF EQUITY ISSUER ON MOVEMENTS IN SECURITIES FOR THE MONTH ENDED 30 NOVEMBER 2016 (NYSE:CHA)
www.publicnow.com - December 1 at 4:25 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom upgraded by Nomura (NYSE:CHA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 1 at 2:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChunghwa Telecom Up to Hold on Solid Prospects, Risks Stay (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - November 25 at 9:29 AM
News IconChina Telecom Corporation Limited (NYSE:CHA)
www.irasia.com - November 12 at 4:18 PM
News IconRating Reporting: Morgan Stanley Gives China Telecom Corp Ltd (NYSE:CHA) Higher Rating. Lost Its “Equal-Weight” Rating (NYSE:CHA)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 12 at 4:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Voted as "Most Honored Companies in Asia" by Institutional Investor and Won Seven Gold Awards in International ARC Awards (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 1:40 PM
News IconMarket Rating: Bernstein Gives China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Higher Rating. Lost Its Mkt Perform Rating (NYSE:CHA)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 10 at 11:48 AM
News IconRatings Don’t Lie: Bernstein Gives China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Higher Rating. What Is Next? (NYSE:CHA)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 9 at 10:37 PM
News IconNewest Rating: Bernstein Gives China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Higher Rating. What Is Next? (NYSE:CHA)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 9 at 4:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom upgraded by Bernstein (NYSE:CHA)
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 12:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIR Magazine Awards Greater China 2016 Shortlists Announced (NYSE:CHA)
au.finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 10:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : November 7, 2016 (NYSE:CHA)
www.capitalcube.com - November 7 at 3:51 PM
publicnow.com logoAPPOINTMENT OF EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT (NYSE:CHA)
www.publicnow.com - November 4 at 12:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 4, 2016 (NYSE:CHA)
www.capitalcube.com - November 4 at 12:55 PM
marketrealist.com logoHow Did Nokia Ultra-Broadband Do in 3Q16? (NYSE:CHA)
marketrealist.com - November 1 at 4:17 PM
publicnow.com logoMONTHLY RETURN OF EQUITY ISSUER ON MOVEMENTS IN SECURITIES FOR THE MONTH ENDED 31 OCTOBER 2016 (NYSE:CHA)
www.publicnow.com - November 1 at 8:21 AM
4-traders.com logoChina Telecom : Nine-Month Net Profit Up 7.2% on Year (NYSE:CHA)
www.4-traders.com - October 28 at 3:53 PM

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What is China Telecom Co. Limited's stock symbol?

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

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

China Telecom Co. Limited declared an annual dividend on Friday, May 27th. Investors of record on Monday, June 6th will be given a dividend of $1.101 per share on Monday, July 25th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 2nd.

When will China Telecom Co. Limited announce their earnings?

China Telecom Co. Limited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, December, 20th 2016.

Who owns China Telecom Co. Limited stock?

China Telecom Co. Limited's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Franklin Resources Inc. (0.18%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.03%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.02%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.00%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and State Street Corp (0.00%).

Who sold China Telecom Co. Limited stock? Who is selling China Telecom Co. Limited stock?

China Telecom Co. Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought China Telecom Co. Limited stock? Who is buying China Telecom Co. Limited stock?

China Telecom Co. Limited's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Oxford Asset Management, Comerica Bank and State Street Corp.

How do I buy China Telecom Co. Limited stock?

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

How much does a share of China Telecom Co. Limited stock cost?

One share of China Telecom Co. Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.49.

China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017


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Earnings History Chart

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff