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China Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC)

Stock Price: $11.33 USD -0.06 (-0.53%)
Updated November 23, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 151.13B
Revenue (ttm) 104.21B
Net Income (ttm) 8.33B
Shares Out 1.49B
EPS (ttm) 0.67
PE Ratio 16.91
Forward PE 8.18
Dividend $0.52
Dividend Yield 4.59%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 23
Last Price $11.33
Previous Close $11.39
Change ($) -0.06
Change (%) -0.53%
Day's Open 11.42
Day's Range 11.31 - 11.42
Day's Volume 386,771
52-Week Range 8.27 - 14.70

More Stats

Market Cap 151.13B
Enterprise Value 168.69B
Earnings Date (est) Mar 31, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 6, 2020
Shares Outstanding 1.49B
Float n/a
EPS (basic) n/a
EPS (diluted) 0.67
FCF / Share 6.94
Dividend $0.52
Dividend Yield 4.59%
Earnings Yield 5.91%
FCF Yield 25.97%
Payout Ratio 8.10%
Shares Short 765,171
Short Ratio 2.02
Short % of Float n/a
Beta 1.46
PE Ratio 16.91
Forward PE 8.18
P/FCF Ratio 3.85
PS Ratio 1.45
PB Ratio 1.02
Revenue 104.21B
Operating Income 8.01B
Net Income 8.33B
Free Cash Flow 39.24B
Net Cash -17.56B
Net Cash / Share -1.32
Gross Margin 25.84%
Operating Margin 7.68%
Profit Margin 8.00%
FCF Margin 37.66%
ROA 1.23%
ROE 11.90%
ROIC 1.70%
Key stats in USD, based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (1)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

Current: $11.33
Target: 26.00
*Average 12-month USD price target from 1 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions CNY.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth16.27%-2.48%18.97%6.57%15.13%5.48%12.49%0.16%-3.87%-
Gross Profit188,475119,222147,365112,537119,47598,64885,35465,45672,02691,032
Operating Income56,03910,29239,12922,75448,27741,21730,35810,50619,17339,541
Net Income58,28711,39532,25319,12734,69932,21124,76511,06118,33133,626
Shares Outstanding28,26528,26528,26528,26528,26528,26528,26528,26528,26528,265
Earnings Per Share10.251.955.653.306.105.704.401.953.255.95
EPS Growth425.64%-65.49%71.21%-45.9%7.02%29.55%125.64%-40%-45.38%-
Dividend Per Share0.120.320.270.320.970.720.340.550.911.54
Dividend Growth-62.58%16.06%-15.43%-66.46%33.43%113.57%-38.14%-40.04%-40.57%-
Operating Cash Flow286,032147,552200,99089,098-18,81178,24768,292132,182133,953178,600
Capital Expenditures-11,343-19,272-9,516-5,196-8,185-4,611-3,565-5,075-4,850-4,609
Free Cash Flow274,689128,280191,47483,902-26,99673,63664,727127,107129,103173,991
Cash & Equivalents53,30650,80948,58667,04676,09647,03421,33069,45255,98547,854
Total Debt176,214212,291106,103135,256101,991116,70188,411136,48042,99023,065
Net Cash / Debt-122,908-161,482-57,517-68,210-25,895-69,667-67,081-67,02812,99524,789
Book Value403,764318,371320,933303,621322,492284,121220,331221,085191,530208,710
Numbers in millions CNY, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name China Life Insurance Company Limited
Country China
Employees 103,826
CEO Heng Xuan Su

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol LFC
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Financial Services
Industry Insurance—Life
Unique Identifier NYSE: LFC
IPO Date December 18, 2003


China Life Insurance Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a life insurance company in the People's Republic of China. It operates in four segments: Life Insurance Business, Health Insurance Business, Accident Insurance Business, and Other Businesses. The company offers individual and group life, annuity contracts, accident, and health insurance products. It is also involved in the third-party asset management, annuity funds, fund management, investment management, pension security, occupational pension, and reinsurance businesses. China Life Insurance Company Limited sells its products through agents, direct sales representatives, and dedicated and non-dedicated agencies. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. China Life Insurance Company Limited is a subsidiary of China Life Insurance (Group) Company Limited.