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

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$34.54 +0.12 (+0.35 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 04:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$34.42
Today's Range$34.49 - $34.69
52-Week Range$34.02 - $39.33
Volume138,400 shs
Average Volume101,110 shs
Market Capitalization$26.93 billion
P/E Ratio22.69
Dividend Yield3.49%
Beta0.22
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

Industry Radiotelephone communication
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
CUSIPN/A
Phone886-2-2344-5488

Debt

Current Ratio1.38
Quick Ratio1.15

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.48 billion
Price / Sales3.58
Cash Flow$3.0192 per share
Price / Cash Flow11.44
Book Value$16.07 per share
Price / Book2.15

Profitability

Net Income$1.32 billion
Net Margins15.98%
Return on Assets7.58%

Miscellaneous

Employees33,311
Market Cap$26.93 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 announced an annual dividend on Wednesday, June 20th. Shareholders 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 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 earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The utilities provider reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The utilities provider earned $1.72 billion during the quarter. Chunghwa Telecom had a return on equity of 9.29% and a net margin of 15.98%. 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 Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Chunghwa Telecom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chunghwa Telecom?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chunghwa Telecom in the last year. There are currently 4 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?

News stories about CHT stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Chunghwa Telecom earned a news sentiment score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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 66)
  • Mr. Chi-Mau Sheih, Pres & Director (Age 65)
  • Hong Zhao Tan, Gen. Mang.
  • Mr. Shui-Yi Kuo, CFO & Sr. EVP of Fin. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Tian-Tsair Su, Sr. EVP of Investments & Admin. (Age 56)

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 $34.54.

How big of a company is Chunghwa Telecom?

Chunghwa Telecom has a market capitalization of $26.93 billion and generates $7.48 billion in revenue each year. 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:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  218 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  401
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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