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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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 28.65
CHT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
78% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. CHT: 28.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CHT' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 25.7 Max: 82383.26
Current: 28.65
0.33
82383.26
Equity to Asset 0.75
CHT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
87% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CHT: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CHT' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 0.82 Max: 0.89
Current: 0.75
0.65
0.89
Interest Coverage 1917.81
CHT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.73 vs. CHT: 1917.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CHT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 536.14  Med: 2991.46 Max: 14642
Current: 1917.81
536.14
14642
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 5.70
M-Score: -2.67
WACC vs ROIC
2.08%
12.89%
WACC
ROIC
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 22.47
CHT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.39 vs. CHT: 22.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CHT' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.77  Med: 26.84 Max: 31.25
Current: 22.47
19.77
31.25
Net-margin (%) 18.66
CHT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. CHT: 18.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CHT' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.31  Med: 22.09 Max: 24.62
Current: 18.66
16.31
24.62
ROE (%) 12.00
CHT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.63 vs. CHT: 12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CHT' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.1  Med: 11.56 Max: 13.52
Current: 12
9.1
13.52
ROA (%) 9.52
CHT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. CHT: 9.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CHT' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.73  Med: 9.64 Max: 11.43
Current: 9.52
7.73
11.43
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 18.33
CHT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.26 vs. CHT: 18.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CHT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.82  Med: 18.04 Max: 20.43
Current: 18.33
12.82
20.43
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.60
CHT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. CHT: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CHT' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.2  Med: 10 Max: 13.4
Current: 1.6
-0.2
13.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -3.00
CHT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. CHT: -3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CHT' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.7  Med: 3.5 Max: 31.9
Current: -3
-4.7
31.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -7.60
CHT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. CHT: -7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CHT' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.5  Med: 5.5 Max: 22
Current: -7.6
-8.5
22
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-10-27)


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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

CHT Guru Trades in Q3 2015

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CHT Guru Trades in Q4 2015

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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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Traded in other countries:CHWD.Germany, 2412.Taiwan,
Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd provides telecommunication services. The Company's business segments include Domestic Fixed Communications, Mobile Communications, Internet, and International Fixed Communications and Others.

Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd was incorporated on July 1, 1996 in the Republic of China. The Company provides Domestic Fixed Communication Business, including local, domestic long distance, broadband access and MOD services; Mobile Communication Business, including mobile services and Sales of mobile handsets and data cards; Internet Business, including HiNet ISP, Internet VAS and IDC services; and International Communication Business, including international long distance and satellite services. The Company's business segments include Domestic Fixed Communications, Mobile Communications, Internet, and International Fixed Communications and Others. The Domestic Fixed Communications business includes the provision of local telephone services, domestic long distance telephone services, broadband access, and related services. The Mobile Communications business includes the provision of mobile services, sales of mobile handsets and data cards, and related services. The Internet business includes the provision of HiNet services and related services. The International Fixed Communications business includes the provision of international long distance telephone services and related services. The Others segment includes the provision of non-Telecom services, and the corporate related items not allocated to reportable segments.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 20.02
CHT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
50% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. CHT: 20.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CHT' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.95  Med: 17.21 Max: 334.2
Current: 20.02
5.95
334.2
PE(NRI) 20.02
CHT's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
51% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.47 vs. CHT: 20.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CHT' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.95  Med: 17.24 Max: 1459.33
Current: 20.02
5.95
1459.33
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 30.65
CHT's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
73% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.32 vs. CHT: 30.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CHT' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.58  Med: 14.52 Max: 33.81
Current: 30.65
2.58
33.81
P/B 2.48
CHT's P/B is ranked lower than
55% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. CHT: 2.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CHT' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 1.93 Max: 2.74
Current: 2.48
1.18
2.74
P/S 3.74
CHT's P/S is ranked lower than
82% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. CHT: 3.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CHT' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.53  Med: 3.2 Max: 4.63
Current: 3.74
1.53
4.63
PFCF 25.16
CHT's PFCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.36 vs. CHT: 25.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CHT' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.18  Med: 14.52 Max: 376.95
Current: 25.16
6.18
376.95
POCF 13.06
CHT's POCF is ranked lower than
79% of the 301 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. CHT: 13.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CHT' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.99  Med: 8.96 Max: 14.41
Current: 13.06
3.99
14.41
EV-to-EBIT 15.37
CHT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.76 vs. CHT: 15.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CHT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 11.4 Max: 17
Current: 15.37
0.7
17
EV-to-EBITDA 9.54
CHT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
56% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.48 vs. CHT: 9.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CHT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 7.2 Max: 10.6
Current: 9.54
0.4
10.6
PEG 11.76
CHT's PEG is ranked lower than
80% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. CHT: 11.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CHT' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 3.1 Max: 1104
Current: 11.76
0.43
1104
Shiller P/E 22.87
CHT's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
64% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.63 vs. CHT: 22.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CHT' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.62  Med: 21.47 Max: 25.2
Current: 22.87
18.62
25.2
Current Ratio 1.04
CHT's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CHT: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CHT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.49 Max: 2.54
Current: 1.04
0.42
2.54
Quick Ratio 0.97
CHT's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. CHT: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CHT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.42 Max: 2.44
Current: 0.97
0.4
2.44
Days Inventory 17.93
CHT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
53% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.92 vs. CHT: 17.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CHT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.1  Med: 13.22 Max: 18.64
Current: 17.93
8.1
18.64
Days Sales Outstanding 47.04
CHT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
50% of the 359 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.70 vs. CHT: 47.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CHT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.63  Med: 25.86 Max: 47.04
Current: 47.04
19.63
47.04

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.90
CHT's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
67% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. CHT: 4.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CHT' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.75  Med: 5.77 Max: 13.59
Current: 4.9
3.75
13.59
Dividend Payout 0.84
CHT's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
62% of the 321 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. CHT: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CHT' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 3.6 Max: 33.15
Current: 0.84
0.84
33.15
Dividend Growth (3y) -6.40
CHT's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
65% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. CHT: -6.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CHT' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 4.5 Max: 12.6
Current: -6.4
0
12.6
Forward Dividend Yield 4.90
CHT's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
63% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.27 vs. CHT: 4.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.83
CHT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
63% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.63 vs. CHT: 5.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CHT' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.45  Med: 6.85 Max: 16.14
Current: 5.83
4.45
16.14

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.89
CHT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
53% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. CHT: 2.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CHT' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 1.91 Max: 17.17
Current: 2.89
1.21
17.17
Price/Projected FCF 1.42
CHT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
52% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. CHT: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CHT' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.76 Max: 1.48
Current: 1.42
0.29
1.48
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.78
CHT's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
51% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. CHT: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.17
CHT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CHT: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CHT' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.68
Current: 1.17
0.5
1.68
Price/Graham Number 1.60
CHT's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
55% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. CHT: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CHT' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.26 Max: 10.25
Current: 1.6
0.66
10.25
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.50
CHT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. CHT: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CHT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.9  Med: 8.7 Max: 142.4
Current: 6.5
5.9
142.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 3.70
CHT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.97 vs. CHT: 3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CHT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2  Med: 8.4 Max: 41.9
Current: 3.7
2
41.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $7,104
EPS (TTM) $ 1.71
Beta0.37
Short Percentage of Float0.06%
52-Week Range $29.31 - 38.47
Shares Outstanding (Mil)775.74
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