NYSE:PTR - PetroChina Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$68.20 -1.55 (-2.22 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$69.75
Today's Range$68.07 - $69.06
52-Week Range$66.01 - $85.02
Volume76,500 shs
Average Volume127,538 shs
Market Capitalization$125.90 billion
P/E Ratio38.31
Dividend Yield2.49%
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Current SymbolNYSE:PTR
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13
Current Ratio0.86
Quick Ratio0.57


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$20.8563 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.27
Book Value$111.70 per share
Price / Book0.61


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.78
Net Income$3.37 billion
Net Margins2.35%
Return on Equity3.84%
Return on Assets2.21%


Outstanding Shares1,830,210,000
Market Cap$125.90 billion

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 announced a special dividend on Monday, September 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.325 per share on Tuesday, November 13th. This represents a dividend 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) released its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The oil and gas company reported $1.69 earnings per share (EPS) 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 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for PetroChina's stock. Their forecasts range from $82.69 to $106.00. On average, they expect PetroChina's share price to reach $94.3450 in the next twelve months. 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 trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. PetroChina earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of PetroChina's key competitors?

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 institutional 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 institutional investors are buying PetroChina stock?

PTR stock was acquired 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 $125.90 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  222 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  297 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  519
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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