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

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$34.06 -0.38 (-1.10 %)
(As of 11/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.44
Today's Range$34.02 - $34.44
52-Week Range$33.69 - $39.33
Volume6,541 shs
Average Volume99,317 shs
Market Capitalization$26.72 billion
P/E Ratio20.93
Dividend Yield3.52%
Chunghwa 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
Current SymbolNYSE:CHT
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.38
Quick Ratio1.01


Trailing P/E Ratio20.93
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.48 billion
Price / Sales3.53
Cash Flow$3.0009 per share
Price / Cash11.35
Book Value$15.90 per share
Price / Book2.14


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.64
Net Income$1.32 billion
Net Margins15.98%
Return on Equity9.29%
Return on Assets7.58%


Outstanding Shares775,740,000
Market Cap$26.72 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 given a dividend of $1.5901 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 20th. View Chunghwa Telecom's Dividend History.

When is Chunghwa Telecom's next earnings date?

Chunghwa Telecom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Chunghwa Telecom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chunghwa Telecom?

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

Has Chunghwa Telecom been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CHT stock has been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Chunghwa Telecom earned a coverage optimism score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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. Tian-Tsair Su, Sr. EVP of Investments & Admin. and Pres of Telecommunication Training Institute (Age 55)

Who are Chunghwa Telecom's major shareholders?

Chunghwa Telecom's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include TD Asset Management Inc. (0.22%), Aperio Group LLC (0.17%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.02%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.02%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Chunghwa Telecom stock?

CHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, World Asset Management Inc, Greenleaf Trust, US Bancorp DE and Parallel Advisors LLC.

Which major investors are buying Chunghwa Telecom stock?

CHT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, TD Asset Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Hexavest Inc. and Comerica Bank.

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 $34.06.

How big of a company is Chunghwa Telecom?

Chunghwa Telecom has a market capitalization of $26.72 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.

What is Chunghwa Telecom's official website?

The official website for Chunghwa Telecom is http://www.cht.com.tw.

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:  178 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  214 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  392
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 11/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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