CHA - China Telecom Corporation Limited

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
48.90
-0.13 (-0.27%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
Stock chart is not supported by your current browser
Previous Close49.03
Open48.90
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range48.69 - 48.95
52 Week Range45.90 - 53.78
Volume43,650
Avg. Volume72,327
Market Cap39.791B
Beta0.90
PE Ratio (TTM)13.97
EPS (TTM)3.50
Earnings DateDec 20, 2016 - Dec 28, 2016
Forward Dividend & Yield1.35 (2.76%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-05-24
1y Target Est63.54
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • TPG and China Telecom Eye Brazil's Oi
    Bloomberg Videolast month

    TPG and China Telecom Eye Brazil's Oi

    Dec.21 -- TPG Capital and China Telecom are preparing to acquire the struggling Brazilian phone company Oi. Sources say they may present an offer early in the new year. Bloomberg's Dave McCombs reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."

  • Reuters6 days ago

    Philippine lawmakers worry China Telecom may be a 'Trojan horse'

    Opposition members of the Philippine Congress raised concern on Wednesday that China Telecom Corp Ltd, which may enter the Philippine industry, could be a "Trojan horse" aimed at giving China access to state secrets. The Southeast Asian country aims to name a third telecom operator within the first quarter that will break the duopoly of PLDT Inc and Globe Telecom Inc. State-run China Telecom has been named as a possible investor in that third entity. President Rodrigo Duterte, who has warned both PLDT and Globe to shape up or face competition, has welcomed Chinese entities specifically to become the third telecoms operator.

  • Reuters6 days ago

    Philippine lawmakers worry China Telecom may be a 'Trojan horse'

    Opposition members of the Philippine Congress raised concern on Wednesday that China Telecom Corp Ltd, which may enter the Philippine industry, could be a "Trojan horse" aimed at giving China access to state secrets. The Southeast Asian country aims to name a third telecom operator within the first quarter that will break the duopoly of PLDT Inc and Globe Telecom Inc. State-run China Telecom has been named as a possible investor in that third entity. President Rodrigo Duterte, who has warned both PLDT and Globe to shape up or face competition, has welcomed Chinese entities specifically to become the third telecoms operator.

  • Reuters15 days ago

    BRIEF-China Telecom Americas Announces Partnership With Intelisys

    Jan 9 (Reuters) - China Telecom Corp Ltd: * CHINA TELECOM AMERICAS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH INTELISYS TO EXTEND TRANSPACIFIC NETWORK SERVICES Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • China Telecom Voted as "Most Honored Companies in Asia" and Awarded "Best Investor Relations Company" by Country & Sector
    PR Newswire20 days ago

    China Telecom Voted as "Most Honored Companies in Asia" and Awarded "Best Investor Relations Company" by Country & Sector

    NYSE: CHA) is pleased to announce that the Company ranked as "Most Honored Companies in Asia" in the All-Asia-Executive Team Poll seven years in a row since the poll's inauguration. The All-Asia-Executive Team poll was organized by Institutional Investor, a highly regarded financial magazine. The 2017 ranking, organized for the seventh year to recognize top Asia (ex-Japan) region's companies and executives, received opinions from over 3,900 investment professionals at 980 financial institutions that collectively manage an estimated US$1.5 trillion in Asian equities.

  • China Mobile Ltd. (ADR) is Too Cheap to Ignore
    Motley Fool20 days ago

    China Mobile Ltd. (ADR) is Too Cheap to Ignore

    This telco is still a great long-term play on China’s growth.

  • What Should Investors Know About China Telecom Corporation Limited’s (HKG:728) Earnings Outlook?
    Simply Wall St.27 days ago

    What Should Investors Know About China Telecom Corporation Limited’s (HKG:728) Earnings Outlook?

    The most recent earnings release China Telecom Corporation Limited’s (SEHK:728) announced in September 2017 indicated that the company faced a significant headwind with earnings falling by -10.22%. Below, I’ve presentedRead More...

  • Reuterslast month

    Philippines boosts cybersecurity ahead of China Telecom entry

    The Philippines is beefing up cybersecurity measures prior to the expected entry of Chinese firms in its telecoms industry, the president's spokesman said on Thursday, amid concerns that national security could be at risk. Several senators have spoken out about allowing Chinese state-run firms to build and manage crucial internet and telecoms system, given the two nations' history of bitter mistrust and Beijing's reputation for technological expertise. "They should not worry because the government is already worried," presidential spokesman Harry Roque told a regular news briefing.

  • Reuterslast month

    Philippines boosts cybersecurity ahead of China Telecom entry

    The Philippines is beefing up cybersecurity measures prior to the expected entry of Chinese firms in its telecoms industry, the president's spokesman said on Thursday, amid concerns that national security could be at risk. Several senators have spoken out about allowing Chinese state-run firms to build and manage crucial internet and telecoms system, given the two nations' history of bitter mistrust and Beijing's reputation for technological expertise. "They should not worry because the government is already worried," presidential spokesman Harry Roque told a regular news briefing.

  • Reuterslast month

    Philippines' PLDT plans record $1 bln capex as telco competition rises

    Philippine telecoms firm PLDT Inc will put aside a record high of at least 50 billion pesos ($994 million) for capital expenses next year as it braces for the arrival of a telco competitor, the company's chairman said on Wednesday. The country's president, Rodrigo Duterte, wants a third telecommunications services provider to start operations by the first quarter of next year, in a bid to improve internet and mobile phone services across the archipelago. "We will announce a historic capex next year, north of 50 billion pesos," PLDT Chairman Manuel Pangilinan told reporters.

  • Reuterslast month

    BRIEF-Oriental Pearl Media Signs Strategic Agreement With China Telecom

    Dec 15 (Reuters) - Oriental Pearl Media Co Ltd: * SAYS IT SIGNS STRATEGIC AGREEMENT WITH CHINA TELECOM ON AREAS INCLUDING HOME ENTERTAINMENT, TV SHOPPING AND IPTV Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2zdLjCk ...

  • 10,000 Kilometers of Fiber-Optic Cable Show China's Interest in Warming Arctic
    Bloomberglast month

    10,000 Kilometers of Fiber-Optic Cable Show China's Interest in Warming Arctic

    Talks with Finland to build a telecommunications cable on the polar seabed could give China a new entry point to shaping the development of the warming Arctic.

  • Reuterslast month

    China Telecom earmarked as Philippines' 3rd telecoms player: Manila officials

    State-run China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines' third telecoms player, officials of the Southeast Asian nation said on Sunday, as the government looks to stir up competition in an effort to boost notoriously poor services. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte last month offered China the "privilege" of challenging a longstanding duopoly that has frustrated consumers because of slow and intermittent internet and mobile phone services. "The Chinese government selected China Telecom to invest in the Philippines upon invitation by President Duterte during the bilateral meeting last Nov. 16," Eliseo Rio, secretary of the Department of Information and Communications Technology, told Reuters.

  • Reuterslast month

    China Telecom earmarked as Philippines' 3rd telecoms player: Manila officials

    State-run China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines' third telecoms player, officials of the Southeast Asian nation said on Sunday, as the government looks to stir up competition in an effort to boost notoriously poor services. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte last month offered China the "privilege" of challenging a longstanding duopoly that has frustrated consumers because of slow and intermittent internet and mobile phone services. "The Chinese government selected China Telecom to invest in the Philippines upon invitation by President Duterte during the bilateral meeting last Nov. 16," Eliseo Rio, secretary of the Department of Information and Communications Technology, told Reuters.

  • China Telecom Studies Philippine Entry After Duterte Offer
    Bloomberglast month

    China Telecom Studies Philippine Entry After Duterte Offer

    China Telecommunications Corp. is studying an investment in the Philippines after President Rodrigo Duterte invited China to enter the Southeast Asian country and challenge local phone carriers PLDT Inc. ...

  • Reuterslast month

    China Telecom earmarked as the Philippines' third telecoms player

    State-run China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines' third telecoms player, officials of the Southeast Asian nation said on Sunday, as the government looks to stir up competition in an effort to boost notoriously poor services. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte last month offered China the "privilege" of challenging a longstanding duopoly that has frustrated consumers because of slow and intermittent internet and mobile phone services. "The Chinese government selected China Telecom to invest in the Philippines upon invitation by President Duterte during the bilateral meeting last Nov. 16," Eliseo Rio, secretary of the Department of Information and Communications Technology, told Reuters.

  • Reuterslast month

    China Telecom earmarked as the Philippines' third telecoms player

    State-run China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines' third telecoms player, officials of the Southeast Asian nation said on Sunday, as the government looks to stir up competition in an effort to boost notoriously poor services. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte last month offered China the "privilege" of challenging a longstanding duopoly that has frustrated consumers because of slow and intermittent internet and mobile phone services. "The Chinese government selected China Telecom to invest in the Philippines upon invitation by President Duterte during the bilateral meeting last Nov. 16," Eliseo Rio, secretary of the Department of Information and Communications Technology, told Reuters.

  • China Telecom's 2016 Annual Report Receives Nine Top Accolades in World-class Competitions
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    China Telecom's 2016 Annual Report Receives Nine Top Accolades in World-class Competitions

    HONG KONG , Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- China Telecom Corporation Limited ("China Telecom" or "the Company"; HKEx: 00728; NYSE: CHA) is pleased to announce that the print and online ...

  • Reuters3 months ago

    Brazil's TIM criticizes China Telecom tactics in Oi bid

    Tim Participações SA , Brazil's second-largest wireless phone company, expressed concerns on Wednesday about the potential acquisition of debt-laden carrier Oi SA by state-run China Telecom Corp Ltd, adding to criticism already put forth by rival Telefonica Brasil SA. Speaking to analysts after the release of quarterly results, Stefano de Angelis, the company's president, said TIM does not like companies pressing preconditions on the government before committing to investments, as China Telecom is currently doing in its bid to acquire Oi. "We don't like companies that want to invest in the country, putting conditions on the government for those investments," de Angelis said.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    Brazil's TIM criticizes China Telecom tactics in Oi bid

    Tim Participações SA , Brazil's second-largest wireless phone company, expressed concerns on Wednesday about the potential acquisition of debt-laden carrier Oi SA by state-run China Telecom Corp Ltd, adding to criticism already put forth by rival Telefonica Brasil SA. Speaking to analysts after the release of quarterly results, Stefano de Angelis, the company's president, said TIM does not like companies pressing preconditions on the government before committing to investments, as China Telecom is currently doing in its bid to acquire Oi.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    China Telecom may spend up to $6 billion to control Brazil's Oi - source

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - China Telecom Corp may invest up to 20 billion reais (4.63 billion pounds) to acquire a majority stake in Brazilian carrier Oi SA (OIBR4.SA), a source with knowledge of the matter ...

  • Reuters3 months ago

    China Telecom may spend up to $6 bln to control Brazil's Oi -source

    China Telecom Corp may invest up to 20 billion reais to acquire a majority stake in Brazilian carrier Oi SA, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday. A potential deal would only happen ...

  • Reuters3 months ago

    TPG, China Telecom discuss possible Oi bid with Brazilian official

    BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Representatives of U.S. private equity firm TPG Capital Management LP and state-owned China Telecom Corp Ltd met with Brazil's solicitor general on Monday to discuss a possible takeover of debt-laden telecom provider Oi SA. The two groups have approached Oi about purchasing the company once it emerges from bankruptcy protection, in a process that would involve a capital injection, an executive told Reuters in September. Grace Mendonça, the solicitor-general, is part of a government working group that is trying to assuage differences between shareholders and creditors before a key Nov. 10 meeting in which bondholders will vote on a restructuring plan.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    TPG, China Telecom discuss possible Oi bid with Brazilian official

    BRASILIA/SAO PAULO, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Representatives of U.S. private equity firm TPG Capital Management LP and state-owned China Telecom Corp Ltd met with Brazil's solicitor general on Monday to discuss a possible takeover of debt-laden telecom provider Oi SA. The parties did not address reporters after the meeting in Brasilia. The two groups have approached Oi about purchasing the company once it emerges from bankruptcy protection, in a process that would involve a capital injection, an executive told Reuters in September.

  • Forbes3 months ago

    Key Takeaways From China Telecom's Results

    China Telecom, the smallest of the three Chinese wireless carriers, published its financial results for the first three quarters of 2017 on October 27, reporting year-over-year growth that was driven by its expanding high-speed speed wireless subscriber base