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Bank Of China Ltd Class H 03988 Stock Quote

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XHKG: 03988

Last close prices updated as of Feb 07, 2023, 9:40 AM HKT | HKD
  • Last Close 2.94
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Banks - Diversified
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 2.94  –  2.97
  • Year Range 2.51  –  3.20
  • Market Cap 871.3879 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 16.1 Mil /  224.6 Mil
  • Price / Sales 1.29
  • Price / Book 0.33
  • Forward Div Yield 8.69%
  • Trailing Div Yield 6.99%

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BOC Benefits From NIM Recovery in BOCHK and Foreign Currency Business

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Bank of China is the country's fourth-largest bank by assets. Its respected brands, solid expertise in China's cross-border banking services, and cost advantages underpin its narrow economic moat and position it favorably to benefit in the long term from China's increasing integration with the global economy.

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Company Profile 03988

Business Description

Headquartered in Beijing, BOC was founded in 1912. The bank has evolved as a central bank, international exchange bank, and state-owned bank specializing in foreign trade business. BOC was listed on the Hong Kong and Shanghai stock exchanges in 2006. It provides a comprehensive range of financial services to customers across greater China and overseas. Central Huijin, a Chinese state-owned investment company and BOC's largest shareholder, controls 64%.

1 Fuxingmen Nei Dajie, Xicheng District
Beijing, 100818, CHN
Industry Banks - Diversified
Employees 304,521

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FAQs for Bank Of China Ltd Class H Stock

Yes. 03988 has a forward dividend yield of 8.69%. See 03988’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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03988’s market cap is 871.39 Bil.
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03988’s stock style is Large Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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03988’s price/sales is 1.29.
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03988’s price/forward earnings is 3.21.
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03988’s price/book is 0.33.
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03988’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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