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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 4.11
CHT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
87% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. CHT: 4.11 )
CHT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 82383.26
Current: 4.11

0.33
82383.26
Equity to Asset 0.82
CHT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
97% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. CHT: 0.82 )
CHT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.82

0.65
0.89
Interest Coverage 1322.56
CHT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
91% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.32 vs. CHT: 1322.56 )
CHT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 321   Max: 9999.99
Current: 1322.56

321
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 6.42
M-Score: -2.51
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 20.62
CHT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 944 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.99 vs. CHT: 20.62 )
CHT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 20.88   Max: 32.68
Current: 20.62

20.88
32.68
Net-margin (%) 18.41
CHT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 944 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. CHT: 18.41 )
CHT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 18.04   Max: 27.32
Current: 18.41

18.04
27.32
ROE (%) 11.67
CHT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 913 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.35 vs. CHT: 11.67 )
CHT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 15.46
Current: 11.67

9.1
15.46
ROA (%) 9.45
CHT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. CHT: 9.45 )
CHT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 7.73   Max: 11.43
Current: 9.45

7.73
11.43
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 15.57
CHT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 950 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.42 vs. CHT: 15.57 )
CHT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 12.82   Max: 32.92
Current: 15.57

12.82
32.92
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 12.10
CHT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 843 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. CHT: 12.10 )
CHT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -0.2   Max: 13.4
Current: 12.1

-0.2
13.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.40
CHT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. CHT: 3.40 )
CHT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -4.6   Max: 31.8
Current: 3.4

-4.6
31.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 2.30
CHT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. CHT: 2.30 )
CHT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -8.5   Max: 21.7
Current: 2.3

-8.5
21.7
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

CHT Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 479,840 sh (+246.75%)
Jeremy Grantham 27,292 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2014

CHT Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 590,783 sh (+23.12%)
Jeremy Grantham 29,992 sh (+9.89%)
Sarah Ketterer 8,123 sh (+9.43%)
Francis Chou 132,088 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2014

CHT Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 655,184 sh (+10.9%)
Sarah Ketterer 8,123 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 132,088 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 15,800 sh (-47.32%)
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Q3 2014

CHT Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Francis Chou 132,088 sh (unchged)
Sarah Ketterer 8,123 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 641,784 sh (-2.05%)
Jeremy Grantham 13,400 sh (-15.19%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 17.30
CHT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.30 vs. CHT: 17.30 )
CHT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.23   Max: 303.82
Current: 17.3

2.23
303.82
P/B 2.02
CHT's P/B is ranked higher than
84% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. CHT: 2.02 )
CHT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 15.45
Current: 2.02

0.09
15.45
P/S 3.17
CHT's P/S is ranked higher than
71% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. CHT: 3.17 )
CHT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 5.11
Current: 3.17

0.5
5.11
EV-to-EBIT 15.23
CHT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.20 vs. CHT: 15.23 )
CHT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -0.7   Max: 109
Current: 15.23

-0.7
109
PEG 6.18
CHT's PEG is ranked higher than
89% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CHT: 6.18 )
CHT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 8.84
Current: 6.18

0.05
8.84
Shiller P/E 16.90
CHT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
93% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 39.53 vs. CHT: 16.90 )
CHT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.89   Max: 17.09
Current: 16.9

7.89
17.09
Current Ratio 1.07
CHT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 926 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. CHT: 1.07 )
CHT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 2.54
Current: 1.07

0.42
2.54
Quick Ratio 0.92
CHT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 926 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. CHT: 0.92 )
CHT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.44
Current: 0.92

0.4
2.44

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.11
CHT's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
74% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. CHT: 2.11 )
CHT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 3.75   Max: 13.59
Current: 2.11

3.75
13.59
Dividend Payout 0.35
CHT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
90% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. CHT: 0.35 )
CHT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 3.12   Max: 33.15
Current: 0.35

3.12
33.15
Dividend growth (3y) 9.60
CHT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
89% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. CHT: 9.60 )
CHT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 12.6
Current: 9.6

0
12.6
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.40
CHT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
84% of the 689 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CHT: 3.40 )
CHT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 6.07   Max: 21.99
Current: 3.4

6.07
21.99
Share Buyback Rate 7.20
CHT's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. CHT: 7.20 )
CHT' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 9.3   Max: 0
Current: 7.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 2.30
CHT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
89% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.55 vs. CHT: 2.30 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 15.61
Current: 2.3

0.1
15.61
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.09
CHT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. CHT: 1.09 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 1.16
Current: 1.09

0.25
1.16
Price/Median PS Value 0.99
CHT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. CHT: 0.99 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 1.52
Current: 0.99

0.19
1.52
Price/Graham Number 1.32
CHT's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
92% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CHT: 1.32 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 7.92
Current: 1.32

0.06
7.92
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.60
CHT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
84% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. CHT: 6.60 )
CHT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 143.5
Current: 6.6

0.9
143.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 6.74
CHT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
81% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.26 vs. CHT: 6.74 )
CHT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -16   Max: 66.7
Current: 6.74

-16
66.7

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
Compare:CHU, VOD, T, VZ, AMOV » details
Traded in other countries:CHWD.Germany, 2412.Taiwan,
Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd ) was incorporated on July 1, 1996 in the Republic of China. The Company is a telecommunications service provider for domestic and international fixed-line, Global System for Mobile Communications ("GSM"), and Third Generation ("3G") in the Republic of China. The Company has five reportable segments that provide different products or services, which includes, Domestic fixed communications business - the provision of local telephone services, domestic long distance telephone services, broadband access, and related services; Mobile communications business - the provision of mobile services, sales of mobile handsets and data cards, and related services; Internet business - the provision of HiNet services and related services; International fixed communications business - the provision of international long distance telephone services and related services; Others - the provision of non-Telecom services, and the corporate related items not allocated to reportable segments.
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