NYSE:CHL - China Mobile Stock Price, Price Target & More

$46.44 -0.08 (-0.17 %)
(As of 04/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$46.44
Today's Range$46.38 - $46.64
52-Week Range$44.55 - $56.93
Volume399,346 shs
Average Volume947,724 shs
Market Capitalization$190.50 billion
P/E Ratio11.24
Dividend Yield3.56%
Beta0.54

About China Mobile (NYSE:CHL)

China Mobile logoChina Mobile Limited, an investment holding company, provides mobile telecommunications and related services in Mainland China and Hong Kong. The company offers voice services, including local calls; domestic and international long distance calls and roaming services; and value-added services, such as caller identity display, call waiting, conference calls, and others. It also provides wireless Internet service, as well as digital applications comprising music, video, reading, gaming, and animation; wireline broadband services; and wireline voice services through wireline voice networks. In addition, it offers dedicated line and IDC services to corporate customers in a range of industry sectors; and basic corporate communication products comprising corporate VPMN and SMS, and tailor made solutions. Further, the company provides international telecommunications services, which includes IDD, roaming, Internet, MNC, and value added business services. Additionally, it offers telecommunications network planning, design, and consulting services; roaming clearance services; technology platform development and maintenance services; mobile data, and system integration and development services; network construction and maintenance, network planning and optimizing, and training services; electronic communication products design and sale of related products; non-banking financial services; computer hardware and software research and development services; call center services; and mobile Internet digital content services, as well as operates a network and business coordination center. As of 31 December 2017, the company served 887 million mobile customers and 113 million wireline broadband customers. The company was formerly known as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Limited and changed its name to China Mobile Limited in May 2006. The company was incorporated in 1997 and is based in Central, Hong Kong. China Mobile Limited is a subsidiary of China Mobile Hong Kong (BVI) Limited.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:CHL
CUSIPN/A
Phone852-3121-8888

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.05%
Quick Ratio1.03%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.24
Forward P/E Ratio10.90
P/E Growth2.19

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$109.60 billion
Price / Sales1.74
Cash Flow$9.4776 per share
Price / Cash4.90
Book Value$35.74 per share
Price / Book1.30

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees460,647
Outstanding Shares4,095,100,000

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China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is China Mobile's stock symbol?

China Mobile trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHL."

How often does China Mobile pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for China Mobile?

China Mobile announced a special dividend on Thursday, March 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 24th will be given a dividend of $1.0082 per share on Monday, July 9th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 23rd. View China Mobile's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting China Mobile?

China Mobile saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,050,289 shares, a drop of 38.4% from the March 15th total of 1,705,286 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,082,010 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.0 days.

Who are some of China Mobile's key competitors?

Who are China Mobile's key executives?

China Mobile's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bing Shang, Exec. Chairman (Age 62)
  • Mr. Yue Li, Chief Exec. Officer, Exec. Director and Pres of China Mobile Communications Corp. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Yuejia Sha, VP and Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Xin Dong, Chief Financial Officer, VP and Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Wai Lan Wong FCS, FCIS, Company Sec.

Has China Mobile been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CHL stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. China Mobile earned a news sentiment score of -0.06 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the Wireless communications provider an impact score of 44.77 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of China Mobile?

Shares of CHL 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is China Mobile's stock price today?

One share of CHL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.44.

How big of a company is China Mobile?

China Mobile has a market capitalization of $190.50 billion and generates $109.60 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $16.91 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.13 on an earnings per share basis. China Mobile employs 460,647 workers across the globe.

How can I contact China Mobile?

China Mobile's mailing address is 60TH FLOOR THE CENTER 99 QUEENS ROAD CENTRAL., HONG KONG K3, . The Wireless communications provider can be reached via phone at 852-3121-8888 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for China Mobile (CHL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  203 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  284 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  487
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Mobile and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
5 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for China Mobile in the last 12 months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.202.202.332.25
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for China Mobile (NYSE:CHL)

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/22/2018Jefferies GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> HoldMediumView Rating Details
3/12/2018NomuraDowngradeBuy -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
3/5/2018HSBCUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
8/30/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuyLowView Rating Details
7/5/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> UnderweightLowView Rating Details
1/31/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/27/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/22/2016Goldman SachsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) Dividend Information

China Mobile pays an annual dividend of $1.65 per share, with a dividend yield of 3.55%. CHL's next special dividend payment will be made on Monday, July 9. China Mobile pays out 39.95% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Next Dividend:7/9/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.65
Dividend Yield:3.55%
Dividend Growth:-3.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:39.95% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
38.73% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
36.91% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for China Mobile (NYSE:CHL)

China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/29/2018special$1.00825/23/20185/24/20187/9/2018
8/15/2017special$2.04573.73%8/29/20178/31/201710/10/2017
4/11/2017semiannual$0.802.94%5/31/20176/2/20177/10/2017
8/12/2016semiannual$0.95993.03%8/30/20169/1/201610/11/2016
3/21/2016special$0.77115/31/20166/2/20167/5/2016
3/25/2015semiannual$0.88872.73%6/2/20156/4/20156/10/2015
8/26/2014semiannual$0.99353.28%9/2/20149/4/201410/9/2014
5/14/2014semiannual$1.04174.25%5/22/20145/27/20147/3/2014
8/28/2013special$1.09334.28%9/4/20139/6/201310/10/2013
3/26/2013special$1.14545/31/20136/4/20137/8/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

China Mobile (NYSE CHL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 1.93%
Insider Trading History for China Mobile (NYSE:CHL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for China Mobile (NYSE:CHL)

China Mobile (NYSE CHL) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

China Mobile (NYSE CHL) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
A Closer Look At China Mobiles Q1 Results, Q2 OutlookA Closer Look At China Mobile's Q1 Results, Q2 Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - April 23 at 5:24 PM
This Week In Mobile: The ZTE American Tech Ban, Huawei To Quit The US, Qwant MobileThis Week In Mobile: The ZTE American Tech Ban, Huawei To Quit The US, Qwant Mobile
www.forbes.com - April 23 at 8:04 AM
Analysis: ZTEs Collapse Reveals Chinas Huge Dependence On US TechnologiesAnalysis: ZTE's Collapse Reveals China's Huge Dependence On US Technologies
www.forbes.com - April 23 at 8:04 AM
Jefferies Group Comments on China Mobiles FY2022 Earnings (CHL)Jefferies Group Comments on China Mobile's FY2022 Earnings (CHL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:56 AM
BRIEF-China Mobile Posts Q1 Profit Attributable Of RMB25.8 BlnBRIEF-China Mobile Posts Q1 Profit Attributable Of RMB25.8 Bln
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 8:06 AM
China Mobile posts 4.1 pct rise in Q1 profitChina Mobile posts 4.1 pct rise in Q1 profit
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 8:06 AM
Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for China Mobiles FY2018 Earnings (CHL)Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for China Mobile's FY2018 Earnings (CHL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 7:05 AM
Short Interest in China Mobile (CHL) Decreases By 38.4%Short Interest in China Mobile (CHL) Decreases By 38.4%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 1:20 AM
What Should We Expect From China Mobile Limited’s (NYSE:CHL) Earnings In The Years Ahead?What Should We Expect From China Mobile Limited’s (NYSE:CHL) Earnings In The Years Ahead?
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 6:10 PM
China Mobile (CHL) Upgraded to "Sell" by BidaskClubChina Mobile (CHL) Upgraded to "Sell" by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:39 PM
China Mobile: Depressed Price Presents Dividend OpportunityChina Mobile: Depressed Price Presents Dividend Opportunity
seekingalpha.com - April 17 at 8:06 AM
China Mobile: A Growth Opportunity at a Value PriceChina Mobile: A Growth Opportunity at a Value Price
www.nasdaq.com - April 16 at 5:41 PM
China Mobile: Massive Buyback Is UnreportedChina Mobile: Massive Buyback Is Unreported
seekingalpha.com - April 16 at 5:41 PM
China Mobile (CHL) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClubChina Mobile (CHL) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 4:16 PM
China Mobile (CHL) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClubChina Mobile (CHL) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:51 AM
China Leads In Mobile PaymentsChina Leads In Mobile Payments
seekingalpha.com - April 12 at 5:56 PM
MediaTek Announces NB-IoT R14 Rate Enhancement Test with China Mobile to Drive Real-World IoT ApplicationsMediaTek Announces NB-IoT R14 Rate Enhancement Test with China Mobile to Drive Real-World IoT Applications
www.prnewswire.com - April 12 at 5:56 PM
China Mobile (CHL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesChina Mobile (CHL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 3:35 AM
China Mobile (CHL) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment ResearchChina Mobile (CHL) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 1:42 PM
Chinese AI start-up raises a record $600 million in funding round led by AlibabaChinese AI start-up raises a record $600 million in funding round led by Alibaba
www.cnbc.com - April 9 at 5:35 PM
BRIEF-Nokia To Supply Equipment For China Mobiles Regional Optical Transport NetworkBRIEF-Nokia To Supply Equipment For China Mobile's Regional Optical Transport Network
finance.yahoo.com - April 9 at 8:02 AM
China Mobile (CHL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchChina Mobile (CHL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 8:32 PM
Chipmakers may have the most to lose in a trade war with ChinaChipmakers may have the most to lose in a trade war with China
www.cnbc.com - April 4 at 4:28 PM
China Mobile Devices Markets Report 2018: Historical Data (2007, 2012 and 2017) and Long-Term Forecasts through ...China Mobile Devices Markets Report 2018: Historical Data (2007, 2012 and 2017) and Long-Term Forecasts through ...
www.businesswire.com - April 4 at 4:28 PM
The US, China And Others Race To Develop 5G Mobile NetworksThe US, China And Others Race To Develop 5G Mobile Networks
www.forbes.com - April 4 at 4:28 PM
BRIEF-China Mobile Says Parent Co Obtained Operating Permit For LTE/4G Digital Cellular Mobile ServiceBRIEF-China Mobile Says Parent Co Obtained Operating Permit For LTE/4G Digital Cellular Mobile Service
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 5:47 PM
China Mobile: A Tiny MistakeChina Mobile: A Tiny Mistake
seekingalpha.com - April 3 at 8:05 AM
BRIEF-Guangzhou Haige Communicationss Unit Wins Bid Worth Around 742.6 Mln YuanBRIEF-Guangzhou Haige Communications's Unit Wins Bid Worth Around 742.6 Mln Yuan
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 8:05 AM
China Mobile (CHL) Sees Significant Growth in Short InterestChina Mobile (CHL) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 1:24 AM
China Mobile to Issue Special Dividend of $1.01 (CHL)China Mobile to Issue Special Dividend of $1.01 (CHL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 6:32 PM
China Mobile: Invest With Communists For 4.5%?China Mobile: Invest With Communists For 4.5%?
seekingalpha.com - March 29 at 5:42 PM
Whats Driving Our $56 Price Estimate For China Mobile?What's Driving Our $56 Price Estimate For China Mobile?
www.forbes.com - March 27 at 5:26 PM
Put China Mobile in Your PocketPut China Mobile in Your Pocket
finance.yahoo.com - March 26 at 8:05 AM
China Mobile Limited -- Moodys: China Mobiles solid 2017 results support its A1 ratingChina Mobile Limited -- Moody's: China Mobile's solid 2017 results support its A1 rating
finance.yahoo.com - March 26 at 8:05 AM
Jefferies Upgrades China Mobile (CHL) to Hold - StreetInsider.comJefferies Upgrades China Mobile (CHL) to Hold - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 23 at 8:05 AM
China Mobile (CHL) Upgraded to "Hold" at Jefferies GroupChina Mobile (CHL) Upgraded to "Hold" at Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 9:20 PM
BRIEF-China Mobile Says 2018 Capex At 166.1 Billion Yuan, Down 6.4 Percent From 2017BRIEF-China Mobile Says 2018 Capex At 166.1 Billion Yuan, Down 6.4 Percent From 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 8:07 AM
BRIEF-China Mobile Posts ‍FY Operating Revenue Of RMB740.5 BLNBRIEF-China Mobile Posts ‍FY Operating Revenue Of RMB740.5 BLN
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 8:07 AM
China Mobile warns of revenue pressure due to price cutChina Mobile warns of revenue pressure due to price cut
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 8:07 AM
How Nokia Is Helping China Unicom Improve Its Service QualityHow Nokia Is Helping China Unicom Improve Its Service Quality
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 8:18 AM
China Mobile Ltd. (CHL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsChina Mobile Ltd. (CHL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 3:43 AM
China Mobile 5G Innovation Center Hong Kong Open Lab Grand OpeningChina Mobile 5G Innovation Center Hong Kong Open Lab Grand Opening
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:42 PM
Is China Outpacing the U.S. in AI and 5G?Is China Outpacing the U.S. in AI and 5G?
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:02 AM
Nomura/Instinet Downgrades China Mobile (CHL) to Neutral as Monetisation Opportunities Fade AwayNomura/Instinet Downgrades China Mobile (CHL) to Neutral as Monetisation Opportunities Fade Away
www.streetinsider.com - March 15 at 6:29 PM
Why Nokia Stock Could Breakout Over The Next 2 Years ... - Investorplace.comWhy Nokia Stock Could Breakout Over The Next 2 Years ... - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - March 15 at 8:01 AM
Discussing the likely winner in the 5G race in ChinaDiscussing the likely winner in the 5G race in China
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:01 AM
Nokia Oyj Stock Could Break out over the Next Two Years - Investorplace.comNokia Oyj Stock Could Break out over the Next Two Years - Investorplace.com
www.investorplace.com - March 14 at 8:07 AM
FY2017 EPS Estimates for China Mobile Ltd. Reduced by Analyst (CHL)FY2017 EPS Estimates for China Mobile Ltd. Reduced by Analyst (CHL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 7:23 AM
FY2022 EPS Estimates for China Mobile Ltd. Reduced by Jefferies Group (CHL)FY2022 EPS Estimates for China Mobile Ltd. Reduced by Jefferies Group (CHL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 4:50 PM
China Mobile (CHL) Stock Rating Lowered by NomuraChina Mobile (CHL) Stock Rating Lowered by Nomura
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 10:28 PM

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