China Life Insurance Company Limited

OTCPK:LFCH.Y Stock Report

Market Cap: US$101.6b

China Life Insurance Dividend

Dividend criteria checks 5/6

China Life Insurance is a dividend paying company with a current yield of 7.05% that is well covered by earnings.

Key information


Dividend yield


Payout ratio

Industry average yield1.8%
Next dividend pay daten/a
Ex dividend daten/a
Dividend per sharen/a
Earnings per shareUS$1.19
Dividend yield forecast in 3Y8.7%

Recent dividend updates

Recent updates

China Life Insurance reports 1H results

Aug 25

China Life Insurance President resigns, new President appointed

Aug 02

China Life Insurance: Fundamentals Remain Intact

Jul 15

China Life Insurance: Continues To Offer Good Value

Mar 29

China Life Insurance: One Year Cash Flow Greater Than Its Value

Dec 16

China Life Insurance Company Limited: Risky, But Upside Potentially Significant

Aug 06

China Life Insurance: The Former Champion's Anxiety

Jan 12

Stability and Growth of Payments

Fetching dividends data

Stable Dividend: LFCH.Y's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: LFCH.Y's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Dividend Yield vs Market

China Life Insurance Dividend Yield vs Market
How does LFCH.Y dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (LFCH.Y)7.1%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.4%
Market Top 25% (US)4.4%
Industry Average (Insurance)1.8%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (LFCH.Y)8.7%

Notable Dividend: LFCH.Y's dividend (7.05%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.57%).

High Dividend: LFCH.Y's dividend (7.05%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.85%)

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (54.9%), LFCH.Y's dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (5.7%), LFCH.Y's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.

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