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NYSE:LFCChina Life Insurance Stock Price, Forecast & News

$12.58
-0.28 (-2.18 %)
(As of 07/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$12.37
Now: $12.58
$12.64
50-Day Range
$9.07
MA: $10.12
$12.86
52-Week Range
$8.27
Now: $12.58
$14.70
Volume1.98 million shs
Average Volume607,655 shs
Market Capitalization$71.11 billion
P/E Ratio10.15
Dividend Yield0.62%
Beta1.23
China Life Insurance Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a life insurance company in the People's Republic of China. It operates in four segments: Life Insurance Business, Health Insurance Business, Accident Insurance Business, and Other Businesses. The company offers individual and group life, annuity, accident, and health insurance products, as well as pension products. It is also involved in the asset management, annuity, retirement properties investment, fund management, financial service, health management, investment, investment management, and reinsurance businesses. China Life Insurance Company Limited sells its products through agents, direct sales representatives, and dedicated and non-dedicated agencies. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. China Life Insurance Company Limited is a subsidiary of China Life Insurance (Group) Company Limited.
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Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.76 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-10-6363-1191

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$105.55 billion
Cash Flow$1.85 per share
Book Value$10.48 per share

Profitability

Net Income$8.43 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees103,826
Outstanding Shares5,652,941,000
Market Cap$71.11 billion
Next Earnings Date8/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has China Life Insurance's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

China Life Insurance's stock was trading at $10.78 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LFC stock has increased by 16.7% and is now trading at $12.58. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of China Life Insurance?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for China Life Insurance in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for China Life Insurance.

When is China Life Insurance's next earnings date?

China Life Insurance is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 27th 2020. View our earnings forecast for China Life Insurance.

How were China Life Insurance's earnings last quarter?

China Life Insurance Co Ltd (NYSE:LFC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $49.15 billion for the quarter. China Life Insurance had a return on equity of 12.18% and a net margin of 6.50%. View China Life Insurance's earnings history.

How often does China Life Insurance pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for China Life Insurance?

China Life Insurance declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, May 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.5134 per share on Wednesday, September 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.9%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 6th. This is a positive change from China Life Insurance's previous annual dividend of $0.12. View China Life Insurance's dividend history.

When did China Life Insurance's stock split? How did China Life Insurance's stock split work?

Shares of China Life Insurance split on the morning of Wednesday, May 27th 2015. The 3-1 split was announced on Monday, May 11th 2015. The newly created shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, May 26th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of China Life Insurance stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for LFC?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for China Life Insurance's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.30 to $20.30. On average, they anticipate China Life Insurance's share price to reach $20.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 61.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for China Life Insurance.

Has China Life Insurance been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LFC stock has been trending negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. China Life Insurance earned a daily sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news about China Life Insurance.

Who are some of China Life Insurance's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of China Life Insurance own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other China Life Insurance investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Baidu (BIDU), Micron Technology (MU), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Caterpillar (CAT), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are China Life Insurance's key executives?

China Life Insurance's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bin Wang, Chairman (Age 61)
  • Mr. Hengxuan Su, Pres, Principal Exec. Officer & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Lijun Zhao, VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Ms. Hong Yang, GM of the Operation Service Center & Director of Operations (Age 52)
  • Mr. Ruan Qi, VP (Age 53)

What is China Life Insurance's stock symbol?

China Life Insurance trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LFC."

How do I buy shares of China Life Insurance?

Shares of LFC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is China Life Insurance's stock price today?

One share of LFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.58.

How big of a company is China Life Insurance?

China Life Insurance has a market capitalization of $71.11 billion and generates $105.55 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $8.43 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.48 on an earnings per share basis. China Life Insurance employs 103,826 workers across the globe.

What is China Life Insurance's official website?

The official website for China Life Insurance is www.e-chinalife.com.

How can I contact China Life Insurance?

China Life Insurance's mailing address is 12F CHINA LIFE PLAZA A NO.16 FINANCIAL STREET XICHENG DISTRICT, BEIJING F4, 100033. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 86-10-6363-1191 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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