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China Telecom Corporation Limited (CHA)

Stock Price: $30.11 USD 0.47 (1.59%)
Updated Aug 11, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 24.29B
Revenue (ttm) 54.09B
Net Income (ttm) 2.98B
Shares Out 809.32M
EPS (ttm) 3.50
PE Ratio 8.60
Forward PE 8.78
Dividend $1.61
Dividend Yield 5.35%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 11, 2020
Last Price $30.11
Previous Close $29.64
Change ($) 0.47
Change (%) 1.59%
Day's Open 30.17
Day's Range 30.08 - 30.30
Day's Volume 55,582
52-Week Range 26.66 - 48.30

More Stats

Market Cap 24.29B
Enterprise Value 38.21B
Earnings Date (est) Aug 18, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date May 29, 2020
Shares Outstanding 809.32M
Float 138.25M
EPS (basic) n/a
EPS (diluted) 3.50
FCF / Share 5.70
Dividend $1.61
Dividend Yield 5.35%
Earnings Yield 11.62%
FCF Yield 19.00%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 338,487
Short Ratio 3.19
Short % of Float n/a
Beta 0.85
PE Ratio 8.60
Forward PE 8.78
P/FCF Ratio 5.26
PS Ratio 0.45
PB Ratio 0.47
Revenue 54.09B
Operating Income 4.18B
Net Income 2.98B
Free Cash Flow 4.62B
Net Cash -13.92B
Net Cash / Share -17.26
Gross Margin 100.00%
Operating Margin 7.74%
Profit Margin 5.50%
FCF Margin 8.53%
ROA 2.52%
ROE 5.80%
ROIC n/a
Key stats in USD, based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (14)

Buy 10
Overweight 1
Hold 3
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(45.57% upside)
Current: $30.11
Target: 43.83
*Average 12-month USD price target from 14 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions CNY.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-0.37%2.97%3.88%6.34%2.2%0.87%13.56%15.51%11.48%-
Gross Profit375,734377,124366,229352,534331,517324,394321,584283,176245,149219,897
Operating Income29,07028,71427,22027,22026,44728,50827,46821,20824,12123,444
Net Income20,71221,33818,76118,12320,14617,75917,66615,06416,59015,339
Shares Outstanding80,93280,93280,93280,93280,93280,93280,93280,93280,93280,932
Dividend Per Share1.591.471.
Dividend Growth8.81%20.48%-0.57%-4.68%4.73%11.87%0%0.46%-0.46%-
Operating Cash Flow112,60099,29896,502101,135108,75596,40588,35170,72273,02575,574
Capital Expenditures-80,534-81,944-85,285-95,118-101,148-79,563-69,383-47,375-45,270-38,859
Free Cash Flow32,06617,35411,2176,0177,60716,84218,96823,34727,75536,715
Cash & Equivalents24,45823,48022,51027,94834,38821,81518,35732,82929,17627,792
Total Debt121,16895,744104,377112,528116,669106,552110,37799,80852,10373,576
Net Cash / Debt-96,710-72,264-81,867-84,580-82,281-84,737-92,020-66,979-22,927-45,784
Book Value352,510343,069325,867315,377303,784289,183277,741265,139256,122245,665
Numbers in millions CNY, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name China Telecom Corporation Limited
Country China
Employees 274,172
CEO Rui Wen Ke

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol CHA
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Communication Services
Industry Telecom Services
Unique Identifier NYSE: CHA
IPO Date November 15, 2002


China Telecom Corporation Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides wireline and mobile telecommunications services primarily in the People's Republic of China. It offers wireline voice services, including local wireline telephone services and long distance wireline services; CDMA mobile voice services, such as local calls, domestic and international long distance calls, intra-provincial roaming, and inter-provincial roaming and international roaming; wireline Internet access services comprising dial-up and broadband services; wireless Internet access services; and wireline, Internet, and mobile value-added services. The company also provides Best Tone information services; and information technology-based integrated solutions, such as system integration and consulting, outsourcing, special advisory, information application, knowledge, and software development services. In addition, it offers managed data services that include digital data network, frame relay, and asynchronous transfer mode services for government agencies, large corporations, and institutions; and leased line services, as well as sells, repairs, and maintains customer-end equipment. Further, the company provides international telecommunications services, including network, Internet access and transit, Internet data center, and mobile virtual network services in various countries, including the Asia Pacific, Europe, Africa, South America, and North America; and music production and related information, instant messenger, finance leasing, capital and financial management, and e-commerce services, as well as sells telecommunications terminals. As of December 31, 2019, it had approximately 336 million mobile subscribers; 153 million wireline broadband subscribers; and 111 million access lines in service. The company was incorporated in 2002 and is based in Wanchai, Hong Kong. China Telecom Corporation Limited is a subsidiary of China Telecommunications Corporation.