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How to buy PetroChina Co Ltd ADR stock

Learn how to easily invest in PetroChina Co Ltd ADR stock.

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR is an oil & gas integrated business based in the US. PetroChina Co Ltd ADR shares (PTR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. PetroChina Co Ltd ADR employs 417,173 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $3 trillion.

How to buy shares in PetroChina Co Ltd ADR

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – PTR – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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PetroChina Co Ltd ADR stock price (NYSE: PTR)

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PetroChina Co Ltd ADR shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-25.
Latest market close$40.86
52-week range$40.99 - $56.24
50-day moving average $45.35
200-day moving average $48.73
Wall St. target price$69.65
PE ratio 4.9161
Dividend yield $0.299 (7.44%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $9.53

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PetroChina Co Ltd ADR price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $40.86 from 2022-09-30

1 week (2022-09-21) N/A
1 month (2022-08-29) N/A
3 months (2022-07-01) -13.71%
6 months (2022-04-01) -20.92%
1 year (2021-10-01) -13.36%
2 years (2020-10-02) 40.22%
3 years (2019-10-02) 50.62
5 years (2017-10-02) 63.95

Is PetroChina Co Ltd ADR stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing PetroChina Co Ltd ADR stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's P/E ratio

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5x. In other words, PetroChina Co Ltd ADR shares trade at around 5x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's PEG ratio

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.1713. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's EBITDA

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $413.2 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR financials

Revenue TTM $3,032.4 billion
Operating margin TTM 6.46%
Gross profit TTM $844.3 billion
Return on assets TTM 4.61%
Return on equity TTM 9.6%
Profit margin 4.01%
Book value $729.20
Market capitalisation $136.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 43.22% of net profits

Recently PetroChina Co Ltd ADR has paid out, on average, around 43.22% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 7.44% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), PetroChina Co Ltd ADR shareholders could enjoy a 7.44% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's case, that would currently equate to about $0.299 per share.

While PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that PetroChina Co Ltd ADR may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's most recent dividend payout was on 7 August 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 15 June 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's shares have ranged in value from as little as $40.9894 up to $56.2365. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PTR.US volatility(beta: 0.79)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's is 0.7871. This would suggest that PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

PetroChina Co Ltd ADR overview

PetroChina Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in a range of petroleum related products, services, and activities in Mainland China and internationally. It operates through Exploration and Production, Refining and Chemicals, Marketing, and Natural Gas and Pipeline segments. The Exploration and Production segment engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of crude oil and natural gas. The Refining and Chemicals segment refines crude oil and petroleum products; and produces and markets primary petrochemical products, derivative petrochemical products, and other chemical products. The Marketing segment is involved in marketing of refined products and trading business. The Natural Gas and Pipeline segment engages in the transmission of natural gas, crude oil, and refined products; and sale of natural gas. As of December 31, 2021, the company had a total length of 26,076 km, including 17,329 km of natural gas pipelines, 7,340 km of crude oil pipelines, and 1,407 km of refined product pipelines.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of PetroChina Co Ltd ADR is owned by institutions?
Currently 2.581% of PetroChina Co Ltd ADR shares are held by institutions.
How many people work for PetroChina Co Ltd ADR?
Latest data suggests 417,173 work at PetroChina Co Ltd ADR.
When does the fiscal year end for PetroChina Co Ltd ADR?
PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is PetroChina Co Ltd ADR based?
PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's address is: 9 Dongzhimen North Street, Beijing, China, 100007
What is PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's ISIN number?
PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's international securities identification number is: US71646E1001
What is PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's CUSIP number?
PetroChina Co Ltd ADR's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 71646E100

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