NYSE:PTR - PetroChina Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $68.20 -1.55 (-2.22 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$68.20Today's Range$68.07 - $69.0652-Week Range$66.01 - $85.02Volume76,594 shsAverage Volume106,089 shsMarket Capitalization$127.66 billionP/E Ratio38.31Dividend Yield2.46%Beta1.4 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email PetroChina Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in a range of petroleum related products, services, and activities in Mainland China and internationally. It operates through Exploration and Production, Refining and Chemicals, Marketing, and Natural Gas and Pipeline segments. The Exploration and Production segment engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of crude oil and natural gas. The Refining and Chemicals segment refines crude oil and petroleum products; produces and markets primary petrochemical products, derivative petrochemical products, and other chemical products. The Marketing segment is involved in marketing of refined products and trading business. The Natural Gas and Pipeline segment engages in the transmission of natural gas, crude oil, and refined products; and sale of natural gas. As of December 31, 2017, the company had a total length of 82,374 km, including 51,315 km of natural gas pipelines, 19,670 km of crude oil pipelines, and 11,389 km of refined product pipelines. It is also involved in the exploration, development, and production of oil sands and coalbed methane; trading of crude oil and petrochemical products; storage, chemical engineering, storage facilities, service station, and transportation facilities and related businesses; import and export of goods and technology; and import and export agency business, as well as provision of technology promotion, professional contractor, and main contractor services. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. PetroChina Company Limited is a subsidiary of China National Petroleum Corporation. Receive PTR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PTR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryN/A SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:PTR Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.petrochina.com.cn Phone86-10-5998-6270 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13 Current Ratio0.86 Quick Ratio0.57 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio38.31 Forward P/E Ratio12.16 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$298.35 billion Price / Sales0.42 Cash Flow$20.5422 per share Price / Cash Flow3.32 Book Value$111.70 per share Price / Book0.61 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.78 Net Income$3.37 billion Net Margins2.35% Return on Equity3.84% Return on Assets2.21% Miscellaneous Employees494,297 Outstanding Shares1,830,210,000Market Cap$127.66 billion OptionableOptionable PetroChina (NYSE:PTR) Frequently Asked Questions What is PetroChina's stock symbol? PetroChina trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PTR." How often does PetroChina pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PetroChina? PetroChina declared a special dividend on Monday, September 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.325 per share on Tuesday, November 13th. This represents a yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 12th. View PetroChina's Dividend History. How were PetroChina's earnings last quarter? PetroChina Company Limited (NYSE:PTR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The oil and gas company reported $1.69 earnings per share for the quarter. The oil and gas company earned $88.35 billion during the quarter. PetroChina had a return on equity of 3.84% and a net margin of 2.35%. View PetroChina's Earnings History. When is PetroChina's next earnings date? PetroChina is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PetroChina. What price target have analysts set for PTR? 8 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for PetroChina's shares. Their forecasts range from $82.69 to $106.00. On average, they expect PetroChina's share price to reach $94.3450 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PetroChina. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PetroChina? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PetroChina in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for PetroChina. Has PetroChina been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about PTR stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. PetroChina earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of PetroChina's key competitors? Some companies that are related to PetroChina include Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A), Total (TOT), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), PETROLEO BRASIL/S (PBR.A), CNOOC (CEO), EOG Resources (EOG), ENI (E), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Ecopetrol (EC), Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Concho Resources (CXO), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) and WOODSIDE PET LT/ADR (WOPEY). Who are PetroChina's key executives? PetroChina's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jianhua Zhang, Vice Chairman & Pres (Age 53)Mr. Shouping Chai, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)Mr. Enlai Wu, Sec. (Age 58)Mr. Longde Sun, VP (Age 55)Mr. Jinghui Tian, VP (Age 56) Who are PetroChina's major shareholders? PetroChina's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.05%), BlackRock Inc. (0.02%), Hsbc Holdings PLC (0.01%), Marshall Wace North America L.P. (0.01%), NS Partners Ltd (0.01%) and Marshall Wace LLP (0.00%). Which major investors are selling PetroChina stock? PTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Brandes Investment Partners LP, First Trust Advisors LP and Cutler Group LP. Which major investors are buying PetroChina stock? PTR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hsbc Holdings PLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Sensato Investors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Federated Investors Inc. PA and Jane Street Group LLC. How do I buy shares of PetroChina? Shares of PTR 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 PetroChina's stock price today? One share of PTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.20. How big of a company is PetroChina? PetroChina has a market capitalization of $127.66 billion and generates $298.35 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $3.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.78 on an earnings per share basis. PetroChina employs 494,297 workers across the globe. What is PetroChina's official website? The official website for PetroChina is http://www.petrochina.com.cn. How can I contact PetroChina? PetroChina's mailing address is 9 DONGZHIMEN NORTH STREET DONGCHENG DISTRICT, BEIJING F4, 100007. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 86-10-5998-6270 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for PetroChina (NYSE PTR)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 222 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 298 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 520MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PetroChina and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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