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PetroChina Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.30 (-3.82 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $32.71
50-Day Range
MA: $31.50
52-Week Range
Now: $32.71
Volume117,400 shs
Average Volume145,536 shs
Market Capitalization$59.87 billion
P/E Ratio21.81
Dividend Yield6.82%
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 company's Exploration and Production segment engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of crude oil and natural gas. Its Refining and Chemicals segment refines crude oil and petroleum products; and produces and markets primary petrochemical products, derivative petrochemical products, and other chemical products. The company's Marketing segment is involved in marketing of refined products and trading business. Its 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, 2019, the company had a total length of 87,144 km, including 53,291 km of natural gas pipelines, 20,091 km of crude oil pipelines, and 13,762 km of refined product pipelines. The company 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; and production and sales of basic and derivative chemical, and other chemical products. The company was founded in 1999 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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Overall MarketRank

2.12 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

35th out of 668 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

14th out of 247 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$361.52 billion
Cash Flow$20.97 per share
Book Value$114.19 per share


Net Income$6.61 billion


Outstanding Shares1,830,210,000
Market Cap$59.87 billion
Next Earnings Date3/25/2021 (Estimated)
-1.30 (-3.82 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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PetroChina (NYSE:PTR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has PetroChina's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

PetroChina's stock was trading at $34.42 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PTR shares have decreased by 5.0% and is now trading at $32.71.
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Is PetroChina a buy right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PetroChina in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" PetroChina stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PTR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than PetroChina?

Wall Street analysts have given PetroChina a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but PetroChina wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Zhou Jiping's approval rating as PetroChina's CEO?

18 employees have rated PetroChina CEO Zhou Jiping on Glassdoor.com. Zhou Jiping has an approval rating of 57% among PetroChina's employees. This puts Zhou Jiping in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is PetroChina's next earnings date?

PetroChina is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 25th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for PetroChina

How were PetroChina's earnings last quarter?

PetroChina Company Limited (NYSE:PTR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The oil and gas company reported $3.17 earnings per share for the quarter. The oil and gas company earned $71.85 billion during the quarter. PetroChina had a net margin of 0.89% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.35%.
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How often does PetroChina pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PetroChina?

PetroChina announced a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, September 10th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 29th will be given a dividend of $1.2636 per share on Monday, November 23rd. This represents a yield of 5.1%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 28th. This is an increase from PetroChina's previous semi-annual dividend of $1.12.
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Is PetroChina a good dividend stock?

PetroChina pays an annual dividend of $2.23 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.82%. PTR has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of PetroChina is 62.12%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, PetroChina will have a dividend payout ratio of 150.68% in the coming year. This indicates that PetroChina may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for PTR?

11 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for PetroChina's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $45.90. On average, they anticipate PetroChina's share price to reach $40.45 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of PetroChina's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of PetroChina own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PetroChina investors own include Baidu (BIDU), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Exxon Mobil (XOM), ABB (ABB), Intel (INTC), Walmart (WMT), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are PetroChina's key executives?

PetroChina's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Liangwei Duan, Exec. Director & Pres (Age 52)
  • Mr. Shouping Chai, CFO & Company Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Longde Sun, VP (Age 57)
  • Mr. Luguang Li, VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Jinghui Tian, VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Xiao Ling, VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jigang Yang, VP (Age 57)
  • Dr. Chong Xing, Deputy Director of Investor Relations
  • Xia Hong Wei, Chairman of Singapore Petroleum Company and Managing Director of PetroChina - Singapore
  • Wei Fang, Assistant Sec. of the Board

What is PetroChina's stock symbol?

PetroChina trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PTR."

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is PetroChina's stock price today?

One share of PTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.71.

How big of a company is PetroChina?

PetroChina has a market capitalization of $59.87 billion and generates $361.52 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $6.61 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.59 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 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 86-10-5998-2622 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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