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China Telecom Corporation Limited (CHA)

Stock Price: $31.25 USD 0.54 (1.76%)
Updated November 24, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Pre-market: $31.20 -0.05 (-0.16%) Nov 25, 7:33 AM

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Key Info

Market Cap 25.49B
Revenue (ttm) 53.68B
Net Income (ttm) 2.96B
Shares Out 138.77M
EPS (ttm) 3.50
PE Ratio 8.93
Forward PE 7.20
Dividend $1.61
Dividend Yield 5.15%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 24
Last Price $31.25
Previous Close $30.71
Change ($) 0.54
Change (%) 1.76%
Day's Open 31.08
Day's Range 30.97 - 31.35
Day's Volume 94,231
52-Week Range 26.66 - 41.89

More Stats

Market Cap 25.49B
Enterprise Value 39.31B
Earnings Date (est) n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 138.77M
Float 138.72M
EPS (basic) n/a
EPS (diluted) 3.50
FCF / Share 5.66
Dividend $1.61
Dividend Yield 5.15%
Earnings Yield 11.20%
FCF Yield 17.97%
Payout Ratio 44.60%
Shares Short 209,757
Short Ratio 3.66
Short % of Float 0.15%
Beta 0.81
PE Ratio 8.93
Forward PE 7.20
P/FCF Ratio 5.57
PS Ratio 0.47
PB Ratio 0.44
Revenue 53.68B
Operating Income 4.15B
Net Income 2.96B
Free Cash Flow 4.58B
Net Cash -13.82B
Net Cash / Share -16.93
Gross Margin 100.00%
Operating Margin 7.74%
Profit Margin 5.50%
FCF Margin 8.53%
ROA 2.47%
ROE n/a
ROIC 6.70%
Key stats in USD, based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (22)

Buy 16
Overweight 2
Hold 4
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(45.63% upside)
Current: $31.25
Target: 45.51
*Average 12-month USD price target from 20 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.