Switch to:

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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.15
CHU's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
69% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. CHU: 0.15 )
CHU' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.1   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.15

Equity to Asset 0.44
CHU's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. CHU: 0.44 )
CHU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.44

0.41
0.69
Interest Coverage 3.91
CHU's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
72% of the 603 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.91 vs. CHU: 3.91 )
CHU' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.31   Max: 14.16
Current: 3.91

2.31
14.16
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.88
M-Score: -2.97
WACC vs ROIC
5.78%
4.40%
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 6.78
CHU's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.56 vs. CHU: 6.78 )
CHU' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.58   Max: 22.04
Current: 6.78

2.58
22.04
Net-margin (%) 4.34
CHU's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. CHU: 4.34 )
CHU' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 2.02   Max: 22.15
Current: 4.34

2.02
22.15
ROE (%) 5.68
CHU's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.35 vs. CHU: 5.68 )
CHU' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 1.82   Max: 18.89
Current: 5.68

1.82
18.89
ROA (%) 2.42
CHU's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. CHU: 2.42 )
CHU' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 10.7
Current: 2.42

0.87
10.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 4.71
CHU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.62 vs. CHU: 4.71 )
CHU' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.41   Max: 19.76
Current: 4.71

1.41
19.76
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 21.80
CHU's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. CHU: 21.80 )
CHU' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -0.4   Max: 38.7
Current: 21.8

-0.4
38.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 13.80
CHU's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. CHU: 13.80 )
CHU' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -5.1   Max: 36.8
Current: 13.8

-5.1
36.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 42.10
CHU's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CHU: 42.10 )
CHU' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -41   Max: 66.8
Current: 42.1

-41
66.8
» CHU's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

» Details

Guru Trades

Q3 2013

CHU Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Caxton Associates 19,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 144,800 sh (-87.55%)
» More
Q4 2013

CHU Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Caxton Associates Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 92,700 sh (-35.98%)
» More
Q1 2014

CHU Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 251,700 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
» More
Q2 2014

CHU Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons Sold Out
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CHU

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)



No Guru Trades Found!
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 18.30
CHU's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.50 vs. CHU: 18.30 )
CHU' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 7.15   Max: 127.53
Current: 18.3

7.15
127.53
Forward P/E 25.58
CHU's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.45 vs. CHU: 25.58 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 18.30
CHU's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.20 vs. CHU: 18.30 )
CHU' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 8.56   Max: 122.13
Current: 18.3

8.56
122.13
P/B 1.02
CHU's P/B is ranked higher than
94% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. CHU: 1.02 )
CHU' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 10.76
Current: 1.02

0.69
10.76
P/S 0.79
CHU's P/S is ranked higher than
90% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. CHU: 0.79 )
CHU' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 4.84
Current: 0.79

0.6
4.84
POCF 2.89
CHU's POCF is ranked higher than
96% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.19 vs. CHU: 2.89 )
CHU' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.25   Max: 8.06
Current: 2.89

2.25
8.06
EV-to-EBIT 16.86
CHU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
84% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.62 vs. CHU: 16.86 )
CHU' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.1   Max: 118.9
Current: 16.86

6.1
118.9
PEG 1.62
CHU's PEG is ranked higher than
95% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CHU: 1.62 )
CHU' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 28.8
Current: 1.62

0.14
28.8
Shiller P/E 23.39
CHU's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
89% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 53.47 vs. CHU: 23.39 )
CHU' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 12.21   Max: 41.86
Current: 23.39

12.21
41.86
Current Ratio 0.21
CHU's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CHU: 0.21 )
CHU' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 2.1
Current: 0.21

0.13
2.1
Quick Ratio 0.19
CHU's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. CHU: 0.19 )
CHU' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 2.08
Current: 0.19

0.12
2.08
Days Inventory 38.43
CHU's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 27.72 vs. CHU: 38.43 )
CHU' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 15.88   Max: 103.12
Current: 38.43

15.88
103.12
Days Sales Outstanding 21.33
CHU's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
95% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 56.59 vs. CHU: 21.33 )
CHU' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 13.22   Max: 47.64
Current: 21.33

13.22
47.64

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.50
CHU's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
73% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. CHU: 1.50 )
CHU' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 2.94
Current: 1.5

0.56
2.94
Dividend Payout 0.29
CHU's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
92% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. CHU: 0.29 )
CHU' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 2.22
Current: 0.29

0.77
2.22
Dividend growth (3y) -6.40
CHU's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. CHU: -6.40 )
CHU' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: -6.4
Current: -6.4

Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.83
CHU's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
81% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.77 vs. CHU: 0.83 )
CHU' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.62
Current: 0.83

0.31
1.62
Share Buyback Rate -1.30
CHU's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. CHU: -1.30 )
CHU' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.2   Max: -23.8
Current: -1.3

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.03
CHU's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
96% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.88 vs. CHU: 1.03 )
CHU' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 10.4
Current: 1.03

0.85
10.4
Price/Median PS Value 0.59
CHU's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. CHU: 0.59 )
CHU' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 8.51
Current: 0.59

0.49
8.51
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.42
CHU's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CHU: 1.42 )
CHU' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 16.33
Current: 1.42

0.38
16.33
Price/Graham Number 0.92
CHU's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
95% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CHU: 0.92 )
CHU' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 9.36
Current: 0.92

0.68
9.36
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.90
CHU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
82% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. CHU: 5.90 )
CHU' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 16.3
Current: 5.9

0.8
16.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -15.07
CHU's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
69% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.66 vs. CHU: -15.07 )
CHU' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -27.3   Max: 61.3
Current: -15.07

-27.3
61.3

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
Compare:VOD, T, VZ, AMOV, CHL » details
Traded in other countries:00762.Hongkong, CHUFF.USA, XCIA.Germany, XCI.Germany, K3ID.Singapore, CHUN.Mexico,
China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd., was incorporated as a limited liability company in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the People's Republic of China on 8 February 2000. The Company is investment holding. The Company provides cellular and fixed-line voice and related value-added services, broadband and other Internet-related services, information communications technology services, and business and data communications services in the PRC. The GSM cellular voice, WCDMA cellular voice and related value-added services are referred to as the mobile business. The Company is subject to applicable Hong Kong laws and regulations, including the Listing Rules and the Companies Ordinance, as well as applicable U.S. federal securities laws.
» More Articles for CHU

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Why ALcatel-Lucent is a Better Investment than Cisco Jan 26 2015 
Analysts are Bullish on Apple Heading into 2015 Dec 24 2014 
4G Launches Telecom Leader Into a New Universe of Growth Mar 31 2014 
Weekly 3-Year Low Highlights: RIG, REN, CHU, TLM Mar 17 2014 
Apple Sees Good Times Ahead In China Jan 23 2014 
China Mobile Will Be the Biggest Beneficiary of the Changing Market Dynamics Dec 07 2013 
Contrarian Ideas You May Want to Take a Look At Sep 23 2013 
Weekly 3-Year Low Highlight: ZTS, CHU, GOLD, FFIV Jun 25 2013 
Guru Stocks at 52-Week Lows: F, GM, EXC, CHU, WAG Jun 30 2012 
Guru Stocks at 52-Week Lows: TEF, NTT, ABX, CHU, FTE Apr 02 2012 

More From Other Websites
Two Semiconductor Picks in an Overbought Market Jan 27 2015
Reports That China Sold More Apple iPhones Than The US May Be Too Good To Be True Jan 27 2015
Asia Smartphone Growth Seen Slowing, Affecting Apple Jan 26 2015
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Baidu, Intel, China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom -... Jan 23 2015
Qualcomm Suffers a Blow as Samsung Dumps 810 Chipset - Analyst Blog Jan 21 2015
China Mobile Added Record Number Of 4G Subscribers In December Jan 20 2015
China Mobile's 4G Growth Could Help Apple All Through 2015 Jan 20 2015
Skyworks, Qorvo Upgraded; Price Targets Hiked Jan 13 2015
Morgan Stanley Upgrades China Unicom, China Mobile Top Pick Jan 08 2015
Apple's iPhone 6 Worldwide Lead-Times To Start The March Quarter Dec 30 2014
China 3G/4G Growth Picked Up; Mobile Led, Unicom Lagged Dec 22 2014
Apple's Stores iPhone 6 Availability And Analyst's Asia Trip Observations Dec 16 2014
3 Stocks to Ride the China Rally Dec 15 2014
Is China Unicom (CHU) a Great Growth Stock? Dec 12 2014
Apple's iPhone 6 China Unicom Lead-Times Dec 08 2014
Issue of Promissory Note Dec 05 2014
Issue of Promissory Note Dec 05 2014
Announcement for Operational Statistics for the Month of October 2014 Dec 05 2014
Expansion of TD-LTE/LTE FDD Hybrid Network Trial Dec 05 2014
China Mobile's 4G Explosive Growth Is Positive For Apple Nov 27 2014

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK