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China Life Insurance Co Ltd Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for LFC

Based on 1 analysts offering 12 month price targets for China Life Insurance Co Ltd.
Min Forecast
$13.50+34.6%
Avg Forecast
$13.50+34.6%
Max Forecast
$13.50+34.6%

Should I buy or sell LFC stock?

Strong Buy
Strong Buy
2 analysts 100%
Buy
0 analysts 0%
Hold
0 analysts 0%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Forecast return on equity

Is LFC forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
71.85%
Industry
24.99%
Market
46.74%
LFC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (71.85%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is LFC forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
7.6%
Industry
2.32%
Market
15.22%
LFC is forecast to generate higher Return on Assets (7.6%) than the US Insurance - Life industry average (2.32%)
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LFC earnings per share forecast

What is LFC's earnings per share in the next 2 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$1.51+11.23%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$1.76+30.08%
LFC's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 10.5% per year, which is not exceptional
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LFC earnings growth forecast

How is LFC forecast to perform vs Insurance - Life companies and vs the US market?
Company
10.5%
Industry
103.17%
Market
168.2%
LFC's earnings are forecast to grow slower (10.5% per year) than the US Insurance - Life industry average (103.17%)
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LFC's earnings are forecast to grow slower (10.5% per year) than the US market average (168.2%)
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LFC's earnings are forecast to grow faster (10.5% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.5%)
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China Life Insurance Ltd Stock Forecast FAQ

Is China Life Insurance Ltd Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 2 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: LFC) stock is to Strong Buy LFC stock.

Out of 2 analysts, 2 (100%) are recommending LFC as a Strong Buy, 0 (0%) are recommending LFC as a Buy, 0 (0%) are recommending LFC as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending LFC as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending LFC as a Strong Sell.

What is LFC's earnings growth forecast for 2021-2022?

(NYSE: LFC) China Life Insurance Ltd's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 10.5% is not forecast to beat the US Insurance - Life industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 103.17%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 168.2%.

China Life Insurance Ltd's earnings in 2021 is $7,733,538,461.On average, 2 Wall Street analysts forecast LFC's earnings for 2021 to be $42,538,381,025, with the lowest LFC earnings forecast at $42,114,410,450, and the highest LFC earnings forecast at $42,962,351,600.

In 2022, LFC is forecast to generate $49,745,880,800 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $49,180,586,700 and the highest earnings forecast at $50,311,174,900.

What is LFC's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2021-2022?

(NYSE: LFC) forecast ROE is 71.85%, which is considered strong.

What is LFC's Price Target?

According to 1 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year LFC price target, the average LFC price target is $13.50, with the highest LFC stock price forecast at $13.50 and the lowest LFC stock price forecast at $13.50.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that China Life Insurance Ltd's share price could stay at $13.50 by Apr 28, 2022. The average China Life Insurance Ltd stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current LFC share price of $10.03.

What is LFC's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2021-2022?

(NYSE: LFC) China Life Insurance Ltd's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $1.36. On average, analysts forecast that LFC's EPS will be $1.51 for 2021, with the lowest EPS forecast at $1.49, and the highest EPS forecast at $1.52. In 2022, LFC's EPS is forecast to hit $1.76 (min: $1.74, max: $1.78).

What is LFC's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2021-2022?

(NYSE: LFC) forecast ROA is 7.6%, which is higher than the forecast US Insurance - Life industry average of 2.32%.
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