NYSE:LFC - China Life Insurance Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $11.55 -0.15 (-1.28 %) (As of 05/23/2019 01:08 PM ET)Previous Close$11.70Today's Range$11.52 - $11.6052-Week Range$9.85 - $14.67Volume14,414 shsAverage Volume636,412 shsMarket Capitalization$65.29 billionP/E Ratio41.27Dividend Yield2.22%Beta1.36 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive LFC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LFC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Life insurance Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:LFC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1268896 Webhttp://www.e-chinalife.com/ Phone86-10-6363-3333Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.15 Current Ratio8.30 Quick Ratio8.30Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio41.27 Forward P/E Ratio13.75 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$91.03 billion Price / Sales0.72 Cash Flow$0.3565 per share Price / Cash Flow32.40 Book Value$9.69 per share Price / Book1.19Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.28 Net Income$1.72 billion Net Margins3.60% Return on Equity7.04% Return on Assets0.75%Miscellaneous Employees102,297 Outstanding Shares5,652,940,000Market Cap$65.29 billion Next Earnings Date8/22/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) Frequently Asked Questions 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 often does China Life Insurance pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for China Life Insurance? China Life Insurance announced an annual dividend on Tuesday, April 30th. Investors of record on Friday, June 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.1188 per share on Tuesday, August 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 6th. 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 minted shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell 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. How were China Life Insurance's earnings last quarter? China Life Insurance Co Ltd (NYSE:LFC) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 27th. The financial services provider reported ($0.22) EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $17.95 billion for the quarter. China Life Insurance had a return on equity of 7.04% and a net margin of 3.60%. View China Life Insurance's Earnings History. When is China Life Insurance's next earnings date? China Life Insurance is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for China Life Insurance. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for China Life Insurance? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for China Life Insurance in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for China Life Insurance. Has China Life Insurance been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about LFC stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. China Life Insurance earned a media sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of China Life Insurance's key competitors? Some companies that are related to China Life Insurance include AXA (AXAHY), Prudential Public (PUK), Metlife (MET), Prudential Financial (PRU), Manulife Financial (MFC), SWISS RE LTD/S (SSREY), Sun Life Financial (SLF), AVIVA PLC/ADR (AVVIY), HANNOVER RUECK/S (HVRRY), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Lincoln National (LNC), AEGON (AEG), Torchmark (TMK), Reinsurance Group of America (RGA) and SONY FINL HOLDI/ADR (SNYFY). 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 Baidu (BIDU), Ctrip.Com International (CTRP), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Turquoise Hill Resources (TRQ), Caterpillar (CAT), Alibaba Group (BABA), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), Micron Technology (MU), Universal Forest Products (UFPI) and Deere & Company (DE). Who are China Life Insurance's key executives? China Life Insurance's management team includes the folowing 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) Who are China Life Insurance's major shareholders? China Life Insurance's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Northern Trust Corp (0.04%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.03%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.02%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.02%), Morgan Stanley (0.01%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.01%). Which institutional investors are selling China Life Insurance stock? LFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OLD Mission Capital LLC, BlackRock Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Augustine Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Trexquant Investment LP and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Which institutional investors are buying China Life Insurance stock? LFC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is China Life Insurance's stock price today? One share of LFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.5550. How big of a company is China Life Insurance? China Life Insurance has a market capitalization of $65.32 billion and generates $91.03 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $1.72 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.28 on an earnings per share basis. China Life Insurance employs 102,297 workers across the globe. What is China Life Insurance's official website? The official website for China Life Insurance is http://www.e-chinalife.com/. How can I contact China Life Insurance? China Life Insurance's mailing address is 16 FINANCIAL STREET XICHENG DISTRICT, BEIJING F4, 100033. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 86-10-6363-3333 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for China Life Insurance (NYSE LFC)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 193 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 288 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 481MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Life Insurance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the float in trading stocks? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.