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

$12.14
-0.07 (-0.57 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 02:06 AM ET)
Today's Range
$12.11
Now: $12.14
$12.21
50-Day Range
$11.13
MA: $11.87
$12.81
52-Week Range
$9.85
Now: $12.14
$14.51
Volume237,000 shs
Average Volume472,276 shs
Market Capitalization$68.63 billion
P/E Ratio43.36
Dividend Yield0.66%
Beta1.55
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. Read More…

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$91.03 billion
Cash Flow$0.3557 per share
Book Value$8.64 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.72 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees102,817
Outstanding Shares5,652,941,000
Market Cap$68.63 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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. Stockholders 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?

China Life Insurance's stock split on Wednesday, May 27th 2015. The 3-1 split was announced on Monday, May 11th 2015. The newly created 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 quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.30. The financial services provider earned $19.76 billion during the quarter. China Life Insurance had a return on equity of 9.31% and a net margin of 4.91%. 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, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for China Life Insurance.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for China Life Insurance?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for China Life Insurance in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for China Life Insurance.

Has China Life Insurance been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about LFC stock have trended negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. 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 news impact score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for China Life Insurance.

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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Northern Trust Corp (0.04%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.02%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.01%), Aperio Group LLC (0.01%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.01%) and Morgan Stanley (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling China Life Insurance stock?

LFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Eqis Capital Management Inc., Profund Advisors LLC, Northern Trust Corp, First Trust Advisors LP, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying China Life Insurance stock?

LFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Aperio Group LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Bank of America Corp DE, AMP Capital Investors Ltd, NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser 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, 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 $12.14.

How big of a company is China Life Insurance?

China Life Insurance has a market capitalization of $68.63 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 102,817 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About China Life Insurance.

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 86-10-6363-1191 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:  207 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  299 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  506
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 9/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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