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China Telecom Corp. Ltd.

Business Summary

China Telecom Corp. Ltd. engages in the provision of wire line 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 2020 HKDUSD
Revenue436,512.17M56,280.61M
Gross Profit125,687.35M16,205.18M
Operating income39,797.84M5,131.23M
Income before tax28,873.30M3,722.70M
Net income23,434.62M3,021.48M
EBITDA141,125.77M18,195.70M
Diluted EPS0.250.03
Dividends Per Share0.120.01
Total Assets847,854.88M109,346.31M
Total liabilities405,036.04M52,236.76M
Total equity430,936.35M55,577.08M
Operating cash flow152,579.58M19,672.46M
Currency in HKDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 411,907.25M 422,293.86M 442,314.16M 420,312.22M 436,512.17M
Gross Profit 99,788.78M 100,700.23M 127,496.98M 121,547.90M 125,687.35M
Operating income 33,859.60M 33,320.75M 33,611.24M 32,519.59M 39,797.84M
Income before tax 28,071.25M 27,761.72M 30,855.02M 28,879.71M 28,873.30M
Net income 21,052.56M 21,467.01M 24,200.76M 23,269.10M 23,434.62M
EBITDA 113,244.29M 119,745.76M 123,010.27M 132,399.48M 141,125.77M
Diluted EPS 0.25 0.26 0.26 0.25 0.25
Dividends Per Share 0.10 0.11 0.12 0.12 0.12
Total Assets 728,020.72M 793,727.25M 756,500.38M 786,526.93M 847,854.88M
Total liabilities 372,518.24M 399,350.94M 355,522.30M 381,051.76M 405,036.04M
Total equity 351,847.64M 391,185.51M 391,229.16M 394,323.89M 430,936.35M
Operating cash flow 118,168.00M 111,275.19M 121,278.60M 132,441.44M 152,579.58M
 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 53,064.02M 54,190.14M 56,435.29M 53,644.10M 56,280.61M
Gross Profit 12,855.30M 12,922.18M 16,267.46M 15,513.06M 16,205.18M
Operating income 4,361.96M 4,275.82M 4,288.49M 4,150.44M 5,131.23M
Income before tax 3,616.28M 3,562.47M 3,936.82M 3,685.89M 3,722.70M
Net income 2,712.10M 2,754.71M 3,087.79M 2,969.81M 3,021.48M
EBITDA 14,588.71M 15,366.17M 15,695.00M 16,898.03M 18,195.70M
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 93,899.99M 101,534.70M 96,623.65M 100,942.90M 109,346.31M
Total liabilities 48,047.34M 51,085.53M 45,408.91M 48,904.20M 52,236.76M
Total equity 45,381.24M 50,041.00M 49,969.56M 50,607.54M 55,577.08M
Operating cash flow 15,223.01M 14,279.19M 15,474.05M 16,903.39M 19,672.46M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
PER8.52
ROA2.86%
ROE5.67%
Operating margin9.11%
Profit margin5.36%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Rui Wen Ke
  • President, COO & Executive Director: Zheng Mao Li
  • CFO, Secretary, Executive Director & Executive VP: Min Zhu
  • Executive Vice President: Zhiyong Zhang
  • Executive Director & Executive Vice President: Gui Qing Liu

Shareholders

  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (12.1%)
  • Thornburg Investment Management, Inc. (3.3%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (3.2%)
  • Value Partners Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Kopernik Global Investors LLC (0.7%)
  • Da Cheng Fund Management Co., Ltd. (0.5%)
  • Nordea Investment Management AB (Denmark) (0.5%)
  • BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. (0.4%)
  • Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.3%)
  • Nordea Investment Management AB (0.2%)

Contact Details

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Competitors

  • China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited
  • China Mobile Limited
  • 21Vianet Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A
  • PLDT, Inc.
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  • GDS Holdings Ltd.
  • UCloud Technology Co., Ltd. Class A
  • Skyworth Digital Co., Ltd. Class A
Last Updated on 21 Sep, 2021

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