NYSE:LFC - China Life Insurance Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$11.70 -0.06 (-0.51 %)
(As of 05/23/2019 01:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$11.76
Today's Range$11.66 - $11.75
52-Week Range$9.85 - $14.67
Volume385,702 shs
Average Volume571,720 shs
Market Capitalization$66.14 billion
P/E Ratio41.79
Dividend Yield2.21%
Beta1.36
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-10-6363-3333

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$91.03 billion
Cash Flow$0.3578 per share
Book Value$9.69 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.72 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees102,297
Outstanding Shares5,652,941,000
Market Cap$66.14 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 given a dividend of $0.1188 per share on Tuesday, August 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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?

China Life Insurance shares 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.

How were China Life Insurance's earnings last quarter?

China Life Insurance Co Ltd (NYSE:LFC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March, 27th. The financial services provider reported ($0.22) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The financial services provider earned $17.95 billion during 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?

News coverage about LFC stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to 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 gave news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very 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?

What other stocks do shareholders of China Life Insurance own?

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 many different of retail and institutional 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 $11.70.

How big of a company is China Life Insurance?

China Life Insurance has a market capitalization of $66.14 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  193 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  288 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  481
MarketBeat'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 Staff

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