NYSE:CHT - Chunghwa Telecom Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$35.53 -0.14 (-0.39 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 09:11 AM ET)
Previous Close$35.67
Today's Range$35.40 - $35.62
52-Week Range$33.54 - $39.33
Volume95,663 shs
Average Volume85,001 shs
Market Capitalization$27.67 billion
P/E Ratio21.66
Dividend Yield3.40%
Chunghwa Telecom logoChunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. provides telecommunication services in Taiwan. It operates through Domestic Fixed Communications Business, Mobile Communications Business, Internet Business, International Fixed Communications Business, and Other Business segments. It offers local and domestic long distance telephone and leased line, broadband access, Wi-Fi, and multimedia on demand services; information and communication technology (ICT), corporate, and bill handling services; and interconnection with its fixed-line network to other mobile and fixed-line operators. It also offers mobile; HiNet Internet, data communication, and cloud; Internet value-added and data center; international long distance telephone, data, and other; and satellite services. In addition, it distributes and sells mobile handsets, tablets, data cards, electronic materials, ICT products, and computing and business machinery equipment and software; designs, develops, produces, sells, and services semiconductor testing components, printed circuit boards, and electronic components and finished products, and automatic license plate recognition software and hardware products. Further, it offers property development and management; system, network, and communications integration; intelligent buildings and energy network; digital information supply and advertisement; property and liability insurance agency; digital family education; computing equipment installation; management consultancy; data processing; telecommunication engineering; Internet identify; and integrated information and communication solution services. Additionally, it is involved in the investment; digital entertainment content production; animated character licensing and endorsement; and mobile digital platform construction businesses, as well as provision of energy saving solutions and international circuits, and services for electronic parts and machinery processed products. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Taipei, Taiwan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Radiotelephone communication


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.14
Quick Ratio1.01


Trailing P/E Ratio21.66
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.48 billion
Price / Sales3.69
Cash Flow$3.0238 per share
Price / Cash11.75
Book Value$16.07 per share
Price / Book2.21


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.64
Net Income$1.32 billion
Net Margins16.45%
Return on Equity9.80%
Return on Assets8.01%


Outstanding Shares775,740,000
Market Cap$27.67 billion

Chunghwa Telecom (NYSE:CHT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chunghwa Telecom's stock symbol?

Chunghwa Telecom trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHT."

How often does Chunghwa Telecom pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Chunghwa Telecom?

Chunghwa Telecom declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, June 20th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 23rd will be paid a dividend of $1.5901 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.39%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 20th. View Chunghwa Telecom's Dividend History.

How were Chunghwa Telecom's earnings last quarter?

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (NYSE:CHT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 30th. The utilities provider reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.80 billion for the quarter. Chunghwa Telecom had a net margin of 16.45% and a return on equity of 9.80%. View Chunghwa Telecom's Earnings History.

When is Chunghwa Telecom's next earnings date?

Chunghwa Telecom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Chunghwa Telecom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chunghwa Telecom?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chunghwa Telecom in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Chunghwa Telecom.

Who are some of Chunghwa Telecom's key competitors?

Who are Chunghwa Telecom's key executives?

Chunghwa Telecom's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Yu Cheng, Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Chi-Mau Sheih, Pres & Director (Age 64)
  • Hong Zhao Tan, Gen. Mang.
  • Mr. Shui-Yi Kuo, CFO & Sr. EVP of Fin. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Yung-Fong Song, Sr. Exec. VP of Investment (Age 57)

Has Chunghwa Telecom been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CHT stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Chunghwa Telecom earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Chunghwa Telecom.

Who are Chunghwa Telecom's major shareholders?

Chunghwa Telecom's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.42%), TD Asset Management Inc. (0.22%), Aperio Group LLC (0.17%), Northern Trust Corp (0.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.12%) and Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.09%).

Which institutional investors are selling Chunghwa Telecom stock?

CHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., BlackRock Inc. and Banco de Sabadell S.A.

Which institutional investors are buying Chunghwa Telecom stock?

CHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Aperio Group LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Alethea Capital Management LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE.

How do I buy shares of Chunghwa Telecom?

Shares of CHT 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 Chunghwa Telecom's stock price today?

One share of CHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.53.

How big of a company is Chunghwa Telecom?

Chunghwa Telecom has a market capitalization of $27.67 billion and generates $7.48 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.32 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.64 on an earnings per share basis. Chunghwa Telecom employs 33,311 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Chunghwa Telecom?

Chunghwa Telecom's mailing address is 21-3 Hsinyi Road Section 1, Taipei F5, . The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 886-2-2344-5488 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Chunghwa Telecom (NYSE CHT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  171 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  206 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  377
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Chunghwa Telecom and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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