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PetroChina Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.55 (-1.27%)
(As of 12/1/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
188,786 shs
Average Volume
209,465 shs
Market Capitalization
$78.50 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About PetroChina

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; and 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, 2020, the company had a total length of 31,151 km, including 22,555 km of natural gas pipelines, 7,190 km of crude oil pipelines, and 1,406 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; 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$280.26 billion
Cash Flow
$17.29 per share
Book Value
$117.29 per share


Net Income
$2.75 billion
Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$78.50 billion

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.48 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

69th out of 356 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

33rd out of 113 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

PetroChina (NYSE:PTR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is PetroChina a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PetroChina in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" PetroChina stock.
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How has PetroChina's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

PetroChina's stock was trading at $34.42 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PTR stock has increased by 24.6% and is now trading at $42.89.
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Are investors shorting PetroChina?

PetroChina saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 240,500 shares, an increase of 23.1% from the October 31st total of 195,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 204,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.2 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is PetroChina's next earnings date?

PetroChina is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 24th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for PetroChina

How were PetroChina's earnings last quarter?

PetroChina Company Limited (NYSE:PTR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 28th. The oil and gas company reported $1.87 earnings per share for the quarter. The oil and gas company earned $105.67 billion during the quarter. PetroChina had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.14% and a net margin of 3.53%.
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How often does PetroChina pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PetroChina?

PetroChina announced a dividend on Monday, August 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 9th will be given a dividend of $1.789 per share on Thursday, September 9th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 8th. This is a positive change from PetroChina's previous dividend of $0.32.
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Is PetroChina a good dividend stock?

PetroChina pays an annual dividend of $3.58 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.24%. PTR has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. PetroChina has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of PetroChina is 50.92%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PetroChina will have a dividend payout ratio of 46.43% next year. This indicates that PetroChina will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for PTR?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for PetroChina's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.35 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate PetroChina's share price to reach $36.18 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.7%.
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Who are PetroChina's key executives?

PetroChina's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Yongzhang Huang, Pres & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Shouping Chai, CFO & Company Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Longde Sun, VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Luguang Li, VP (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jinghui Tian, VP (Age 59)
  • Mr. Xiao Ling, VP (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jigang Yang, VP (Age 58)
  • 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 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.

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).

What is PetroChina's stock symbol?

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

Who are PetroChina's major shareholders?

PetroChina's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.05%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.04%), Marshall Wace LLP (0.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.01%), Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (0.01%) and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling PetroChina stock?

PTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Invesco Ltd., Royal Bank of Canada, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Raymond James & Associates, and Barclays PLC.

Which major investors are buying PetroChina stock?

PTR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Toroso Investments LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, US Bancorp DE, and Morgan Stanley.

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.
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What is PetroChina's stock price today?

One share of PTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.89.

How much money does PetroChina make?

PetroChina has a market capitalization of $78.50 billion and generates $280.26 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $2.75 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.03 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does PetroChina have?

PetroChina employs 432,003 workers across the globe.

When was PetroChina founded?

PetroChina was founded in 1999.

What is PetroChina's official website?

The official website for PetroChina is www.petrochina.com.cn.

Where are PetroChina's headquarters?

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 email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 12/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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