NYSE:CHA - China Telecom Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $51.85 +0.34 (+0.66 %) (As of 04/26/2019 08:09 AM ET)Previous Close$51.51Today's Range$51.59 - $52.1152-Week Range$44.20 - $57.09Volume36,200 shsAverage Volume38,025 shsMarket Capitalization$41.96 billionP/E Ratio13.61Dividend Yield2.56%Beta0.82 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Dividends China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Dividend InformationChina Telecom pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.55%. CHA's next annual dividend payment will be made to shareholders of record on Monday, August 5. The company has grown its dividend for the last 2 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 6.10% each year. China Telecom pays out 34.65% of its earnings out as a dividend. Next Dividend:8/5/2019Annual Dividend:$1.32Dividend Yield:2.55%Dividend Growth:6.10% (3 Year Average)Payout Ratio(s):34.65% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) 32.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)29.66% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)7.46% (Based on Cash Flow)Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend GrowthMost-Recent Increase:$0.1291 increase on 4/15/2019China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) Dividend History by QuarterAnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date4/15/2019annual$1.59422.93%5/31/20196/3/20198/5/20194/9/2018annual$1.46513.29%5/30/20185/31/20188/6/20184/13/2017annual$1.35122.71%5/24/20175/26/20177/31/20175/27/2016Annual$1.10106/2/20166/6/20167/25/20165/11/2015annual$1.28301.8%5/28/20156/1/20157/27/20155/27/2014annual$1.22522.46%6/2/20146/4/20147/28/20145/17/2013special$1.09512.06%5/31/20136/4/20137/29/2013(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward) This page was last updated on 4/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is calculated?