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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 : 10/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 14.22
CHT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
87% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CHT: 14.22 )
CHT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 82383.26
Current: 14.22

0.33
82383.26
Equity to Asset 0.83
CHT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
96% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CHT: 0.83 )
CHT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.83

0.65
0.89
Interest Coverage 2223.32
CHT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
91% of the 545 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.87 vs. CHT: 2223.32 )
CHT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 321   Max: 9999.99
Current: 2223.32

321
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 7.44
M-Score: -2.88
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 (%) 22.22
CHT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.93 vs. CHT: 22.22 )
CHT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 22.22   Max: 32.68
Current: 22.22

22.22
32.68
Net-margin (%) 18.13
CHT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. CHT: 18.13 )
CHT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 18.04   Max: 27.32
Current: 18.13

18.04
27.32
ROE (%) 10.92
CHT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.53 vs. CHT: 10.92 )
CHT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.16   Max: 15.23
Current: 10.92

10.16
15.23
ROA (%) 9.08
CHT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. CHT: 9.08 )
CHT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 8.43   Max: 11.01
Current: 9.08

8.43
11.01
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 16.11
CHT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.84 vs. CHT: 16.11 )
CHT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 13.26   Max: 20.3
Current: 16.11

13.26
20.3
Revenue Growth (%) 11.50
CHT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. CHT: 11.50 )
CHT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -0.2   Max: 13.4
Current: 11.5

-0.2
13.4
EBITDA Growth (%) 2.80
CHT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CHT: 2.80 )
CHT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -4.6   Max: 31.8
Current: 2.8

-4.6
31.8
EPS Growth (%) 4.50
CHT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. CHT: 4.50 )
CHT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -8.5   Max: 21.7
Current: 4.5

-8.5
21.7
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Q1 2013

CHT Guru Trades in Q1 2013

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Q2 2013

CHT Guru Trades in Q2 2013

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Q3 2013

CHT Guru Trades in Q3 2013

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Q4 2013

CHT Guru Trades in Q4 2013

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 19.00
CHT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
68% of the 640 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.50 vs. CHT: 19.00 )
CHT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.23   Max: 303.82
Current: 19

2.23
303.82
P/B 2.09
CHT's P/B is ranked higher than
72% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. CHT: 2.09 )
CHT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 15.45
Current: 2.09

0.09
15.45
P/S 3.27
CHT's P/S is ranked lower than
61% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. CHT: 3.27 )
CHT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 5.11
Current: 3.27

0.5
5.11
PFCF 20.24
CHT's PFCF is ranked higher than
57% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. CHT: 20.24 )
CHT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.38   Max: 26.71
Current: 20.24

1.38
26.71
EV-to-EBIT 14.53
CHT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
68% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.19 vs. CHT: 14.53 )
CHT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 109
Current: 14.53

0.6
109
PEG 7.31
CHT's PEG is ranked higher than
56% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. CHT: 7.31 )
CHT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 7.74
Current: 7.31

0.05
7.74
Shiller P/E 11.77
CHT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.99 vs. CHT: 11.77 )
CHT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.85   Max: 16.33
Current: 11.77

7.85
16.33

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 3.94
CHT's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
61% of the 572 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. CHT: 3.94 )
CHT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 13.59
Current: 3.94

3.9
13.59
Dividend Payout 0.74
CHT's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
56% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. CHT: 0.74 )
CHT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 2.64   Max: 4.57
Current: 0.74

2.64
4.57
Dividend growth (3y) 4.50
CHT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
88% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. CHT: 4.50 )
CHT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 4.5
Current: 4.5

0
4.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.72
CHT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
64% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CHT: 4.72 )
CHT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 4.72   Max: 16.45
Current: 4.72

4.72
16.45
Share Buyback Rate 7.20
CHT's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 567 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 2.12
CHT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
73% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. CHT: 2.12 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 15.61
Current: 2.12

0.1
15.61
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.97
CHT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
77% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CHT: 0.97 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.05
Current: 0.97

0.21
1.05
Price/Median PS Value 1.03
CHT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CHT: 1.03 )
CHT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 1.53
Current: 1.03

0.19
1.53
Price/Graham Number 1.32
CHT's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
75% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 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) 6.90
CHT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
71% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. CHT: 6.90 )
CHT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 154
Current: 6.9

0.9
154
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.17
CHT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
76% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. CHT: 2.17 )
CHT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -10.3   Max: 69.4
Current: 2.17

-10.3
69.4

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 provides telecommunication services. The Company operates in five segments, Domestic fixed communication, Mobile communication, Internet, International fixed communication and among others.

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