China Life Insurance Company Profile (NYSE:LFC)

About China Life Insurance

China Life Insurance logoChina Life Insurance Company Limited is a life insurance company. The Company provides a range of insurance products, including individual and group life insurance, health insurance and accident insurance products. It operates through four segments: life insurance, health insurance, accident insurance and other. Its life insurance segment offers participating and non-participating life insurance and annuities to individuals and groups. Its health insurance segment offers short-term and long-term health insurance to individuals and groups. Its accident insurance segment offers short-term and long-term accident insurance to individuals and groups. Its other segment reports the results of the insurance policy management services that it provides to China Life Insurance (Group) Company (CLIC), and the sales agency services that it provides to China Life Property and Casualty Insurance Company Limited (CLPCIC), as well as the results of its associates, joint ventures and subsidiaries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LFC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.47
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.51
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.62
  • 52-Week Range: $10.07 - $21.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 38.49
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.49
  • P/E Growth: -1.88
  • Market Cap: $76.15B
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,653,000,000
  • Beta: 1.24
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.67%
  • Return on Equity: 4.32%
  • Return on Assets: 0.55%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.23%
  • Current Ratio: 13.17%
  • Quick Ratio: 18.34%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/27/2015Bank of America Corp.Lower Price TargetBuy$26.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
8/26/2015Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
4/15/2015Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/17/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
9/26/2014Barclays PLCUpgradeOverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.55 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
Annual Dividend:$0.27
Dividend Yield:2.00%
Dividend Growth:26.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:72.97% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.21% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
49.09% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/14/2016Annual$0.326/3/20166/7/20168/12/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoChina Life Insurance Company Ltd. : (ADR) Stock Price Increases Today (NYSE:LFC)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 10:37 AM
bloomberg.com logoChinese Mystery Faces IPO Spotlight After Quitting Starwood Deal (NYSE:LFC)
www.bloomberg.com - September 20 at 11:01 AM
4-traders.com logoChina Life Insurance : Update on China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. for the day (NYSE:LFC)
www.4-traders.com - September 20 at 11:01 AM
News IconLife insurance in China key trends and opportunities to 2019 illuminated by new report (NYSE:LFC)
www.whatech.com - September 17 at 10:26 AM
4-traders.com logoChina Life Insurance Company Limited : (LFC) Receives Anayst Rating (NYSE:LFC)
www.4-traders.com - September 17 at 10:26 AM
publicnow.com logoANNOUNCEMENT OF PREMIUM INCOME (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - September 13 at 10:45 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-New China Life Insurance's Jan-Aug premium income at 83.5 bln yuan (NYSE:LFC)
www.reuters.com - September 12 at 5:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. : September 12, 2016 (NYSE:LFC)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 5:42 PM
News IconChina Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) from Life Insurance – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:LFC)
twincountynews.com - September 12 at 10:37 AM
bloomberg.com logoChinese Insurers Rise on New Channel to Invest in Hong Kong (NYSE:LFC)
www.bloomberg.com - September 9 at 5:42 PM
forbes.com logoFriday Sector Leaders: Music & Electronics Stores, Life & Health Insurance Stocks (NYSE:LFC)
www.forbes.com - September 9 at 5:42 PM
marketwatch.com logoHow infighting soured Citibank’s pursuit of Chinese riches (NYSE:LFC)
www.marketwatch.com - September 9 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe International WELL Building Institute™, China Life and Sino-Ocean Group Announce the Topping off of WELL-Registered Iconic Office Tower in Beijing CBD (NYSE:LFC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 5:45 PM
nytimes.com logoBehind China’s Anbang: Empty Offices and Obscure Names (NYSE:LFC)
www.nytimes.com - September 2 at 10:45 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. : September 1, 2016 (NYSE:LFC)
www.capitalcube.com - September 1 at 5:47 PM
publicnow.com logoMonthly Return for equity issuers on Movements in Securities for the month ended 31 August, 2016 (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - September 1 at 8:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoChina Life Insurance Co. Ltd. :LFC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 31, 2016 (NYSE:LFC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 31 at 10:43 AM
nasdaq.com logoAmerican National Insurance Company (ANAT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ... (NYSE:LFC)
www.nasdaq.com - August 30 at 5:56 PM
zacks.com logoChina Life Hurt by Low Interest Rates, Market Share Loss (NYSE:LFC)
www.zacks.com - August 29 at 10:28 AM
4-traders.com logoLarge Cap Life Insurance: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 10:28 AM
News IconChina Life to add outbound investments after local equities exposure (NYSE:LFC)
asia.nikkei.com - August 27 at 10:19 AM
mysmartrend.com logoSmarTrend Watching for Potential Pullback in Shares of China Life Insurance After 2.13% Gain (NYSE:LFC)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 26 at 5:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNon-Life Insurance in China Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019 (NYSE:LFC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 5:44 PM
News IconChina Life Insurance H1 profit drops 67 per cent, hit by lower investment returns (NYSE:LFC)
www.financialexpress.com - August 26 at 5:44 PM
News IconChina Life Insurance reports 1H16 results (NYSE:LFC)
www.onenewspage.com - August 26 at 5:44 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) from Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
twincountynews.com - August 26 at 5:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Life Profit Tumbles 67% as Stock Declines Hurt Yield (NYSE:LFC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
publicnow.com logoANNOUNCEMENT - REVISION OF ANNUAL CAPS FOR A CONTINUING CONNECTED TRANSACTION (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
publicnow.com logoAnnouncement on Changes in Accounting Estimates (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
publicnow.com logoANNOUNCEMENT OF UNAUDITED INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 30 JUNE 2016 (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
reuters.com logoWaldorf Astoria owner Anbang plans Hong Kong IPO of life insurance unit: sources (NYSE:LFC)
ca.reuters.com - August 23 at 10:20 AM
News IconChinese Regulator Concerned Over Aggressive Insurers' Stock Market Speculation (NYSE:LFC)
www.chinamoneynetwork.com - August 20 at 10:04 AM
News IconLife Insurance: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) Position of the day (NYSE:LFC)
twincountynews.com - August 19 at 5:54 PM
reuters.com logoUPDATE 1-China Ping An H1 profit climbs on one-off gain, life insurance growth (NYSE:LFC)
www.reuters.com - August 18 at 5:56 PM
News IconUpdate on China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) for the day (NYSE:LFC)
twincountynews.com - August 18 at 5:56 PM
publicnow.com logoNOTICE OF BOARD MEETING (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 15 at 8:05 AM
reuters.com logoChina, Hong Kong stocks rise, helped by lower bond yields, insurance deal (NYSE:LFC)
uk.reuters.com - August 11 at 6:13 PM
News IconIs China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:LFC)
twincountynews.com - August 11 at 6:13 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-China Life Insurance announces resignation of CFO (NYSE:LFC)
www.reuters.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K CHINA LIFE INSURANCE CO For: Aug 08 (NYSE:LFC)
www.streetinsider.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
wsj.com logoCFO Moves: Magellan Petroleum, China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC)
blogs.wsj.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
publicnow.com logoANNOUNCEMENT - RESIGNATION OF VICE PRESIDENT (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 8 at 10:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Life Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer (NYSE:LFC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 10:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:04 am China Life Insurance announces Yang Zheng has tendered his resignation as CFO, effective immediately (NYSE:LFC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 10:37 AM
News IconThese life, health insurance companies made Fortune’s Global 500 (NYSE:LFC)
www.lifehealthpro.com - August 5 at 6:04 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: China Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LFC) (NYSE:LFC)
twincountynews.com - August 5 at 6:04 PM
fortune.com logoHow Apple Helped Didi Chuxing Outrun Uber in China (NYSE:LFC)
fortune.com - August 4 at 9:02 AM
publicnow.com logoANNOUNCEMENT - RESIGNATION OF NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 9:02 AM
News IconInsurance profits fall sharply in first half (NYSE:LFC)
www.ecns.cn - August 2 at 10:46 AM
publicnow.com logoMonthly Return for equity issuers on Movements in Securities for the month ended 31 July,2016 (NYSE:LFC)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 10:46 AM

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China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) Chart for Saturday, September, 24, 2016


Last Updated on 9/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff