China Mobile Ltd

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Volume: 1,076,467 Avg Vol (1m): 960,842
Market Cap $: 191.72 Bil Enterprise Value $: 131.44 Bil
P/E (TTM): 10.79 P/B: 1.26
Earnings Power Value 6.26
Net Current Asset Value 1.82
Tangible Book 35.79
Projected FCF 47.8
Median P/S Value 61.87
Graham Number 58.94
Peter Lynch Value 0
DCF (FCF Based) 0
DCF (Earnings Based) 0
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 9/10

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.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
Cash-To-Debt ranked higher than
99.76% of 416 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 0.3, Min: 0.01
CHL: No Debt
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.73, Med: 4.18, Max: 10000
Current: 10000
0.73
10000
Equity-to-Asset 0.69
Equity-to-Asset ranked higher than
79.18% of 413 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 1.73, Med: 0.41, Min: -9.22
CHL: 0.69
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.54, Med: 0.66, Max: 0.84
Current: 0.69
0.54
0.84
Interest Coverage 898.96
Interest Coverage ranked higher than
83.14% of 350 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 10251854, Med: 6.29, Min: 0.01
CHL: 898.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 118.27, Med: 275.61, Max: 898.96
Current: 898.96
118.27
898.96
Piotroski F-Score 7
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
Altman Z-Score 2.49
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.68
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 17.08%
WACC 6.54%

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 17.31
Operating Margin ranked higher than
76.63% of 415 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 232.55, Med: 10.31, Min: -4525.49
CHL: 17.31
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 17.3, Med: 20.84, Max: 32.96
Current: 17.31
17.3
32.96
Net Margin % 16.01
Net Margin ranked higher than
82.17% of 415 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 9285.42, Med: 5.09, Min: -3372.16
CHL: 16.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 15.35, Med: 17.51, Max: 25.47
Current: 16.01
15.35
25.47
ROE % 11.52
ROE ranked higher than
60.10% of 391 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 288.87, Med: 8.37, Min: -413.61
CHL: 11.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: 11.08, Med: 14.28, Max: 24.38
Current: 11.52
11.08
24.38
ROA % 7.65
ROA ranked higher than
75.77% of 421 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 179.11, Med: 3, Min: -294.78
CHL: 7.65
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.13, Med: 9.64, Max: 16.37
Current: 7.65
7.13
16.37
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 20.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
55.74% of 418 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 16520.65, Med: 17.16, Min: -4885.96
CHL: 20.28
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 19.43, Med: 25.28, Max: 40.39
Current: 20.28
19.43
40.39
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 1.40
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
53.00% of 383 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 208, Med: 1.7, Min: -100
CHL: 1.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -1.2, Med: 20, Max: 43.2
Current: 1.4
-1.2
43.2
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 1.20
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked lower than
56.13% of 351 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 152.5, Med: 4.3, Min: -72.7
CHL: 1.2
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.4, Med: 17.8, Max: 51.6
Current: 1.2
-2.4
51.6
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate 0.80
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked lower than
58.06% of 310 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 158.8, Med: 4, Min: -442.9
CHL: 0.8
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -7, Med: 13, Max: 62.2
Current: 0.8
-7
62.2

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Business Description

Industry Communication Services » Telecom Services    NAICS : 517919    SIC : 4899
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Address 99 Queen’s Road Central, 60th Floor, The Center, Hong Kong, HKG
China Mobile is not only the largest telecom operator in China by the number of subscribers (894 million), but also the largest in the world. It has 64% of the 4G telecom market in China and 62% of the total wireless market. The firm is also rolling out its 4G network faster than the other two operators in order to compensate for its weak 3G network, which was required to use the TD-SCDMA standard.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 10.79
PE Ratio ranked higher than
78.41% of 315 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 650.42, Med: 19.33, Min: 0.01
CHL: 10.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.8, Med: 11.71, Max: 17.17
Current: 10.79
8.8
17.17
Forward PE Ratio 11.11
Forward P/E ranked higher than
86.40% of 125 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 3333.33, Med: 19.53, Min: 3.45
CHL: 11.11
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 10.79
PE without NRI ranked higher than
78.85% of 312 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 2901, Med: 19.26, Min: 0.01
CHL: 10.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.8, Med: 11.71, Max: 17.17
Current: 10.79
8.8
17.17
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 26.82
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked higher than
71.09% of 211 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 1790, Med: 17.03, Min: 0.08
CHL: 26.82
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.92, Med: 10.36, Max: 31.61
Current: 26.82
5.92
31.61
PB Ratio 1.26
PB Ratio ranked higher than
74.68% of 391 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 387.18, Med: 2.07, Min: 0.07
CHL: 1.26
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.2, Med: 1.85, Max: 3.58
Current: 1.26
1.2
3.58
PS Ratio 1.79
PS Ratio ranked lower than
53.33% of 405 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 653.39, Med: 1.5, Min: 0.02
CHL: 1.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.6, Med: 2.38, Max: 3.88
Current: 1.79
1.6
3.88
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 119.69
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
65.14% of 218 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 826, Med: 16.91, Min: 0.56
CHL: 119.69
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.28, Med: 18.75, Max: 140.9
Current: 119.69
10.28
140.9
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.41
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
70.23% of 299 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 756.67, Med: 9999, Min: 0.17
CHL: 6.41
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.53, Med: 6.17, Max: 8.66
Current: 6.41
4.53
8.66
EV-to-EBIT 5.63
EV-to-EBIT ranked higher than
93.09% of 333 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 3021.38, Med: 15.66, Min: 0.52
CHL: 5.63
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 4, Med: 7.2, Max: 10.2
Current: 5.63
4
10.2
EV-to-EBITDA 2.80
EV-to-EBITDA ranked higher than
94.51% of 364 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 425.89, Med: 8.29, Min: 0.45
CHL: 2.8
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.3, Med: 4, Max: 6.3
Current: 2.8
2.3
6.3
EV-to-Revenue 1.18
EV-to-Revenue ranked higher than
81.49% of 416 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 672.89, Med: 2.06, Min: 0.04
CHL: 1.18
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 1, Med: 1.8, Max: 3.4
Current: 1.18
1
3.4
PEG Ratio 18.50
PEG Ratio ranked lower than
100.00% of 136 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 200.8, Med: 2.16, Min: 0.06
CHL: 18.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.43, Med: 1.07, Max: 20.56
Current: 18.5
0.43
20.56
Shiller PE Ratio 9.95
Shiller PE Ratio ranked higher than
71.43% of 147 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 3706.51, Med: 16.05, Min: 0.05
CHL: 9.95
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.38, Med: 15.81, Max: 33.36
Current: 9.95
9.38
33.36
Current Ratio 1.13
Current Ratio ranked lower than
54.11% of 414 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 435.65, Med: 1.12, Min: 0.02
CHL: 1.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.82, Med: 1.23, Max: 6.92
Current: 1.13
0.82
6.92
Quick Ratio 1.11
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
50.48% of 414 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 435.65, Med: 1.04, Min: 0.02
CHL: 1.11
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.79, Med: 1.21, Max: 6.91
Current: 1.11
0.79
6.91
Days Inventory 26.99
Days Inventory ranked lower than
58.86% of 316 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 589.45, Med: 17.84, Min: 0.04
CHL: 26.99
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
Days Inventory range over the past 10 years
Min: 23.92, Med: 29.35, Max: 56.53
Current: 26.99
23.92
56.53
Days Sales Outstanding 12.68
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
95.30% of 404 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 935.64, Med: 54.05, Min: 0.74
CHL: 12.68
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.17, Med: 8.65, Max: 13.15
Current: 12.68
5.17
13.15
Days Payable 500.17
Days Payable ranked higher than
97.09% of 378 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 999.95, Med: 96.88, Min: 0.53
CHL: 500.17
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 500.17, Med: 646.89, Max: 1580.53
Current: 500.17
500.17
1580.53

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 4.68
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked higher than
57.53% of 803 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 100, Med: 4.09, Min: 0.01
CHL: 4.68
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.76, Med: 3.72, Max: 5.53
Current: 4.68
2.76
5.53
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.50
Dividend Payout Ratio ranked higher than
87.96% of 357 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 118.5, Med: 0.69, Min: 0.02
CHL: 0.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
Dividend Payout Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.43, Med: 0.44, Max: 0.5
Current: 0.5
0.43
0.5
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate (Per Share) 5.00
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate ranked lower than
58.97% of 195 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 148.1, Med: 3.2, Min: -100
CHL: 5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: -0.5, Max: 60.4
Current: 5
0
60.4
Forward Dividend Yield % 4.46
Forward Dividend Yield ranked higher than
61.69% of 757 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 198.67, Med: 3.54, Min: 0.14
CHL: 4.46
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 4.19
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked lower than
57.82% of 780 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 418.14, Med: 4.09, Min: 0.01
CHL: 4.19
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.47, Med: 3.33, Max: 4.95
Current: 4.19
2.47
4.95

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.30
Price-to-Tangible-Book ranked higher than
81.94% of 288 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 1006.67, Med: 2.9, Min: 0.1
CHL: 1.3
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
Price-to-Tangible-Book range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.29, Med: 2.74, Max: 10.04
Current: 1.3
1.29
10.04
Price-to-Projected-FCF 0.97
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked higher than
71.02% of 245 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 407, Med: 1.29, Min: 0.05
CHL: 0.97
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.7, Med: 0.96, Max: 2.54
Current: 0.97
0.7
2.54
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.75
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked higher than
76.55% of 371 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 50, Med: 0.99, Min: 0.01
CHL: 0.75
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.74, Med: 1.21, Max: 4.21
Current: 0.75
0.74
4.21
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.79
Price-to-Graham-Number ranked higher than
87.50% of 200 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 14.2, Med: 9999, Min: 0.02
CHL: 0.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
Price-to-Graham-Number range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.78, Med: 1.17, Max: 4.02
Current: 0.79
0.78
4.02
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 17.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
94.60% of 426 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 192.31, Med: 4.81, Min: -277.78
CHL: 17.91
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.8, Med: 13.8, Max: 25.2
Current: 17.91
9.8
25.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 4.77
Forward Rate of Return ranked lower than
57.04% of 270 companies
in the Telecom Services industry.
Industry Max: 893.67, Med: 6.98, Min: -384.46
CHL: 4.77
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.6, Med: 16.5, Max: 25.9
Current: 4.77
4.6
25.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 110,723.77
EPS (TTM) $ 4.33
Beta 0.67
Volatility % 17.71
52-Week Range $ 43.25 - 55.84
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 4,095.1

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 7
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy N
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy Y
Less Shares Outstanding yoy Y
Higher Gross Margin yoy Y
Higher Asset Turnover yoy N