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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
Revenue442,241.88M57,019.36M
Gross Profit101,497.60M13,086.34M
Operating income39,628.17M5,109.35M
Income before tax28,863.18M3,721.40M
Net income23,429.00M3,020.76M
EBITDA141,030.25M18,183.38M
Diluted EPS0.280.03
Dividends Per Share0.120.01
Total Assets847,846.58M109,345.24M
Total liabilities413,694.77M53,353.46M
Total equity430,928.05M55,576.01M
Operating cash flow155,470.84M20,045.24M
Currency in HKDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 411,907.25M 422,293.86M 446,685.98M 426,050.97M 442,241.88M
Gross Profit 99,788.78M 100,700.23M 106,328.42M 99,928.65M 101,497.60M
Operating income 33,859.60M 33,320.75M 35,945.80M 34,886.07M 39,628.17M
Income before tax 28,071.25M 27,761.72M 30,847.91M 28,870.64M 28,863.18M
Net income 21,052.56M 21,467.01M 25,122.26M 23,264.56M 23,429.00M
EBITDA 113,244.29M 119,745.76M 125,363.78M 134,835.14M 141,030.25M
Diluted EPS 0.25 0.26 0.31 0.28 0.28
Dividends Per Share 0.10 0.11 0.12 0.12 0.12
Total Assets 728,020.72M 793,727.25M 756,492.39M 786,519.10M 847,846.58M
Total liabilities 372,518.24M 399,350.94M 362,438.56M 388,145.89M 413,694.77M
Total equity 351,847.64M 391,185.51M 391,221.18M 394,316.06M 430,928.05M
Operating cash flow 118,168.00M 111,275.19M 117,613.90M 127,678.99M 155,470.84M
 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 53,064.02M 54,190.14M 56,993.09M 54,376.54M 57,019.36M
Gross Profit 12,855.30M 12,922.18M 13,566.54M 12,753.81M 13,086.34M
Operating income 4,361.96M 4,275.82M 4,586.36M 4,452.48M 5,109.35M
Income before tax 3,616.28M 3,562.47M 3,935.91M 3,684.73M 3,721.40M
Net income 2,712.10M 2,754.71M 3,205.37M 2,969.23M 3,020.76M
EBITDA 14,588.71M 15,366.17M 15,995.28M 17,208.90M 18,183.38M
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 96,622.63M 100,941.90M 109,345.24M
Total liabilities 48,047.34M 51,085.53M 46,292.29M 49,814.66M 53,353.46M
Total equity 45,381.24M 50,041.00M 49,968.54M 50,606.54M 55,576.01M
Operating cash flow 15,223.01M 14,279.19M 15,006.47M 16,295.56M 20,045.24M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
PER7.42
ROA2.86%
ROE5.67%
Operating margin8.96%
Profit margin5.29%

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) (10.0%)
  • Thornburg Investment Management, Inc. (3.3%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (3.2%)
  • Nordea Investment Management AB (Denmark) (1.0%)
  • Value Partners Ltd. (0.8%)
  • Kopernik Global Investors LLC (0.8%)
  • Da Cheng Fund Management Co., Ltd. (0.5%)
  • BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. (0.4%)
  • Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.3%)
  • Quoniam Asset Management GmbH (0.2%)

Contact Details

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Competitors

  • China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited
  • China Mobile Limited
  • PLDT, Inc.
  • 21Vianet Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A
  • REDtone Asia, Inc.
  • GDS Holdings Ltd.
  • UCloud Technology Co., Ltd. Class A
  • Skyworth Digital Co., Ltd. Class A
Last Updated on 11 May, 2021

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