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

About China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)

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
  • Symbol: NYSE:CHA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.chinatelecom-h.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $39.62 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 809,323,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $49.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $48.17
  • 52 Week Range: $42.29 - $53.87
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.30
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.71
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $51.84 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.76
  • Book Value: $56.50 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.87
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.10
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $13.35 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.23%
  • Current Ratio: 0.33%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.31%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 29,248 shs.
  • Beta: 0.79
  • Short Ratio: 1.92
 

Frequently Asked Questions for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)

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 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 dividend yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 24th. This is an increase from China Telecom Co. Limited's previous annual dividend of $1.10. View China Telecom Co. Limited's Dividend History.

Who are some of China Telecom Co. Limited's key competitors?

Who owns China Telecom Co. Limited stock?

China Telecom Co. Limited's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Karp Capital Management Corp (0.03%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.03%), Credit Suisse AG (0.03%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.02%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.00%) and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for China Telecom Co. Limited.

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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Hexavest Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Telecom Co. Limited.

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

China Telecom Co. Limited's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Karp Capital Management Corp, Tudor Investment Corp ET AL, Credit Suisse AG, Oxford Asset Management, Sensato Investors LLC, Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Telecom Co. Limited.

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 $48.95.

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 TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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
8/15/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy -> Top PickN/AView Rating Details
6/15/2016Citigroup IncDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/21/2015Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuy$77.50 -> $71.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 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: $3.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.18 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
Next Dividend:7/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.10
Dividend Yield:2.25%
Dividend Growth:3.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:29.41% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
26.32% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)

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

Headlines

Headline Trends for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
Latest Headlines for China Telecom Co. Limited (NYSE:CHA)
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DateHeadline
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
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for China Telecom Co. Limited Boosted by Analyst (CHA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 4:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.09
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 2:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.23
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 2:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to China Telecom Corp. Ltd. : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 2:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 10:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Earning Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Increases Dividend to $1.35 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Corp. Ltd. :CHA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : April 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 4:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe 3 Best International Telecom Stocks to Buy in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 4:17 PM
reuters.com logoChina's Huawei targets Amazon, Alibaba in public cloud service push
www.reuters.com - April 11 at 11:06 AM
seekingalpha.com logoChina Telecom Displays Aggression, Unicom Conservatism
seekingalpha.com - April 7 at 9:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Cut to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 6:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Comservice Announces 2016 Annual Results
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 4:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoChina Telecom Eyes 5G Network Sharing
seekingalpha.com - March 29 at 4:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 4:55 PM
nasdaq.com logoKey Takeaways From China Telecom's 2016 Earnings
www.nasdaq.com - March 21 at 4:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 1:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:12 am China Telecom shares down 1% following FY16 results
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 8:01 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] China's Three Telecom Operators to Eliminate Mobile Roaming Fees
www.wsj.com - March 6 at 10:38 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-CMMB Vision enters strategic agreement with China Telecom Corp
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
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 5:21 PM
fool.com logo4 Reasons I'm Buying China Mobile Ltd. (ADR) Stock
www.fool.com - January 26 at 10:12 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoMorgan Stanley's Favorite Telecom Stocks
blogs.barrons.com - January 16 at 10:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom Accredited with "Platinum Award" and "Best CEO" by The Asset
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 12:07 PM
forbes.com logoRSI Alert: China Telecom (CHA) Now Oversold
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
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 7:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIR Magazine Awards - Greater China 2016 Winners Announced
au.finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 12:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIIROC Trading Halt - CHA
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 12:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoSap''s Concur Signs Partnership With China DataCom JV
www.nasdaq.com - December 2 at 4:36 PM
rttnews.com logoSap's Concur Signs Partnership With China DataCom JV
www.rttnews.com - December 1 at 9:25 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoChina Telecom upgraded by Nomura
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 1 at 2:27 AM

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China Telecom Co. Limited (CHA) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff