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China Telecom Corp. Ltd.

Business Summary

China Telecom Corp. Ltd. engages in the provision of wireline and mobile telecommunications services. Its products and services include voice, Internet, telecommunications network resource services and lease of network equipment, information and application services, and other related services. The company was founded on September 10, 2002 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2019 HKDUSD
Revenue426,050.97M54,376.54M
Gross Profit129,519.34M16,530.44M
Operating income64,476.75M8,229.11M
Income before tax28,870.64M3,684.73M
Net income23,264.56M2,969.23M
EBITDA164,425.82M20,985.53M
Diluted EPS0.280.03
Dividends Per Share0.120.01
Total Assets786,519.10M100,941.90M
Total liabilities389,372.99M49,972.14M
Total equity394,316.06M50,606.54M
Operating cash flow127,678.99M16,295.56M
Currency in HKDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 408,531.26M 411,907.25M 422,293.86M 446,685.98M 426,050.97M
Gross Profit 101,718.98M 99,788.78M 100,700.23M 106,328.42M 129,519.34M
Operating income 32,615.69M 33,859.60M 33,320.75M 35,945.80M 64,476.75M
Income before tax 33,786.26M 28,071.25M 27,761.72M 30,847.91M 28,870.64M
Net income 24,736.22M 21,052.56M 21,467.01M 25,122.26M 23,264.56M
EBITDA 116,077.93M 113,244.29M 119,745.76M 125,363.78M 164,425.82M
Diluted EPS 0.30 0.25 0.26 0.31 0.28
Dividends Per Share 0.09 0.10 0.11 0.12 0.12
Total Assets 751,384.77M 728,020.72M 793,727.25M 756,492.39M 786,519.10M
Total liabilities 387,662.65M 372,518.24M 399,350.94M 362,438.56M 389,372.99M
Total equity 362,568.00M 351,847.64M 391,185.51M 391,221.18M 394,316.06M
Operating cash flow 134,141.02M 118,168.00M 111,275.19M 117,613.90M 127,678.99M
 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 52,696.21M 53,064.02M 54,190.14M 56,993.09M 54,376.54M
Gross Profit 13,120.67M 12,855.30M 12,922.18M 13,566.54M 16,530.44M
Operating income 4,207.07M 4,361.96M 4,275.82M 4,586.36M 8,229.11M
Income before tax 4,358.07M 3,616.28M 3,562.47M 3,935.91M 3,684.73M
Net income 3,190.71M 2,712.10M 2,754.71M 3,205.37M 2,969.23M
EBITDA 14,972.82M 14,588.71M 15,366.17M 15,995.28M 20,985.53M
Diluted EPS 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03
Dividends Per Share 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01
Total Assets 96,950.99M 93,899.99M 101,534.70M 96,622.63M 100,941.90M
Total liabilities 50,020.01M 48,047.34M 51,085.53M 46,292.29M 49,972.14M
Total equity 46,782.05M 45,381.24M 50,041.00M 49,968.54M 50,606.54M
Operating cash flow 17,302.77M 15,223.01M 14,279.19M 15,006.47M 16,295.56M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2019
PER11.16
ROA3.01%
ROE5.92%
Operating margin15.13%
Profit margin5.46%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Rui Wen Ke
  • President & Chief Operating Officer: Zheng Mao Li
  • CFO, Secretary, Executive Director & EVP: Min Zhu
  • Executive Director & Executive Vice President: Zhong Yue Chen
  • Executive Vice President: Zhiyong Zhang

Shareholders

  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (9.0%)
  • Templeton Global Advisors Ltd. (5.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (3.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (3.5%)
  • Ninety One UK Ltd. (2.7%)
  • Franklin Templeton Investments Corp. (1.7%)
  • Nordea Investment Management AB (Denmark) (1.6%)
  • Templeton Investment Counsel LLC (1.3%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.3%)
  • BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. (0.8%)

Contact Details

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Competitors

  • China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited
  • China Mobile Limited
  • PLDT, Inc.
  • 21Vianet Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A
  • Singapore Telecommunications Limited
  • REDtone Asia, Inc.
  • Shanghai AtHub Co., Ltd. Class A
  • GDS Holdings Ltd. Sponsored ADR Class A
  • China Satellite Communications Co. Ltd Class A
  • Skyworth Digital Co., Ltd. Class A
Last Updated on 9 Apr, 2020

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