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

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$35.23 -0.01 (-0.03 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 01:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$35.24
Today's Range$35.15 - $35.46
52-Week Range$34.02 - $39.33
Volume45,079 shs
Average Volume73,163 shs
Market Capitalization$27.33 billion
P/E Ratio23.80
Dividend Yield3.43%
Beta0.13
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

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.99 billion
Cash Flow$3.0345 per share
Book Value$16.07 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.15 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees33,311
Market Cap$27.33 billion
Next Earnings Date4/26/2019 (Estimated)
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. Investors 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 of this dividend is Friday, July 20th. View Chunghwa Telecom's Dividend History.

How were Chunghwa Telecom's earnings last quarter?

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (NYSE:CHT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The utilities provider reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.01. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.80 billion for the quarter. Chunghwa Telecom had a return on equity of 9.13% and a net margin of 16.28%. 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, April 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Chunghwa Telecom.

What guidance has Chunghwa Telecom issued on next quarter's earnings?

Chunghwa Telecom updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.14-0.15 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $7.058-7.133 billion.

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?

Media stories about CHT stock have been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Chunghwa Telecom earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Chunghwa Telecom's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Chunghwa Telecom own?

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)
  • Mr. Shui-Yi Kuo, CFO & Sr. EVP of Fin. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Tian-Tsair Su, Sr. EVP of Investments & Admin. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Dahsung Lee, VP of Accounting Department

Who are Chunghwa Telecom's major shareholders?

Chunghwa Telecom's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include TD Asset Management Inc. (0.23%), Northern Trust Corp (0.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.11%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.11%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.02%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.02%).

Which major investors are selling Chunghwa Telecom stock?

CHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Advisors Asset Management Inc., World Asset Management Inc, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Stifel Financial Corp.

Which major investors are buying Chunghwa Telecom stock?

CHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, TD Asset Management Inc., Henry James International Management Inc., Quadrant Capital Group LLC, Advisor Partners LLC and Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc..

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 $35.23.

How big of a company is Chunghwa Telecom?

Chunghwa Telecom has a market capitalization of $27.33 billion and generates $6.99 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.48 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:  189 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  224 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  413
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 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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