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NYSE:CHA - China Telecom Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.15 (+0.37 %)
(As of 02/23/2020 03:30 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $40.75
50-Day Range
MA: $40.28
52-Week Range
Now: $40.75
Volume74,011 shs
Average Volume53,581 shs
Market Capitalization$32.98 billion
P/E Ratio10.70
Dividend Yield3.54%
China Telecom Corporation Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides wireline and mobile telecommunications services primarily in the People's Republic of China. It offers wireline voice services, including local wireline telephone services and long distance wireline services; CDMA mobile voice services, such as local calls, domestic and international long distance calls, intra-provincial roaming, and inter-provincial roaming and international roaming; wireline Internet access services comprising dial-up and broadband services; wireless Internet access services; and wireline, Internet, and mobile value-added services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$54.85 billion
Cash Flow$17.95 per share
Book Value$64.24 per share



Market Cap$32.98 billion
Next Earnings Date3/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 Monday, April 15th. Investors of record on Monday, June 3rd will be given a dividend of $1.5942 per share on Monday, August 5th. This represents a yield of 2.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 31st. This is an increase from China Telecom's previous annual dividend of $1.47. View China Telecom's Dividend History.

When is China Telecom's next earnings date?

China Telecom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 17th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for China Telecom.

What price target have analysts set for CHA?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for China Telecom's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.90 to $53.90. On average, they expect China Telecom's share price to reach $53.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for China Telecom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for China Telecom?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for China Telecom in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for China Telecom.

Has China Telecom been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CHA stock has been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. China Telecom earned a daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for China Telecom.

Are investors shorting China Telecom?

China Telecom saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 125,100 shares, an increase of 14.8% from the December 31st total of 109,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 67,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.8 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View China Telecom's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of China Telecom's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of China Telecom own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other China Telecom investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Broadcom (AVGO), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Boeing (BA).

Who are China Telecom's key executives?

China Telecom's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ruiwen Ke, Chairman, CEO, COO & Pres (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jie Yang, Chairman & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Zhongyue Chen, Exec. VP & Exec. Director (Age 48)
  • Madam Min Zhu, Exec. VP, CFO, Sec. of the Board & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Yuzhu Ma, Managing Director of Corp. Culture Department (Age 65)

Who are China Telecom's major shareholders?

China Telecom's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (0.14%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.05%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.04%), LSV Asset Management (0.01%), FMR LLC (0.01%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.00%).

Which major investors are selling China Telecom stock?

CHA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Oxford Asset Management LLP, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Advisors Asset Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying China Telecom stock?

CHA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, LSV Asset Management, Aigen Investment Management LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Ridgewood Investments LLC, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, 1832 Asset Management L.P. and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

How do I buy shares of China Telecom?

Shares of CHA 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is China Telecom's stock price today?

One share of CHA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.75.

How big of a company is China Telecom?

China Telecom has a market capitalization of $32.98 billion and generates $54.85 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $3.20 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.81 on an earnings per share basis. China Telecom employs 280,747 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About China Telecom.

What is China Telecom's official website?

The official website for China Telecom is http://www.chinatelecom-h.com/.

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 86-10-5850-1508 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for China Telecom (NYSE CHA)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  251 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  326 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  577
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Telecom and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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