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PetroChina’s Stock Price Climbs to 7.17 HKD, Marks a Positive 0.42% Change: An Upward Trend in Performance

Petrochina (857)

7.17 HKD +0.03 (+0.42%) Volume: 168.9M

Petrochina’s stock price is currently performing at 7.17 HKD, marking a positive change of +0.42% in the latest trading session, with a noteworthy trading volume of 168.9M. Year-to-date, Petrochina (857) has experienced a significant surge of +39.15%, indicating a strong stock market performance.

Latest developments on Petrochina

In a significant shift in the Chinese market, PetroChina has overtaken ICBC to become the second-largest onshore stock, marking a major milestone in the company’s growth. This achievement comes amid bearish block trade of PetroChina‘s shares, with 1.9 million shares traded at $7.23, resulting in a $13.737 million turnover. This development positions PetroChina as a key player in the Chinese market, reflecting its robust financial performance and strategic advancements.

Petrochina on Smartkarma

On Smartkarma, an independent investment research network, analysts are discussing the coverage of PetroChina, a company that specializes in oil and gas exploration and production. Osbert Tang, CFA, has recently published an interesting contrarian view on PetroChina, providing insights and analysis on the company’s future performance. According to Tang, there are doubts surrounding PetroChina‘s ability to sustain good performance in 2024. This is due to historical patterns, over-aggressive growth forecasts, and a potential underperformance linked to crude oil prices. Tang also points out that PetroChina has never sustained as one of the top-performing stocks on the Hang Seng Index for two consecutive years, raising questions about the company’s consistent growth. Additionally, with the recent increase in crude oil prices, there are concerns that PetroChina‘s stock price may not be able to maintain its current high level of performance.

A look at Petrochina Smart Scores


Smart Score is a compound score for the Company indicating its overall outlook. It is derived by taking an equally weighted average of underlying Factor scores computed by Smartkarma

PetroChina Company Limited has a bright future ahead according to the Smartkarma Smart Scores. With a high score of 5 for Growth and Momentum, the company is poised for continued success in the long-term. This is further supported by strong scores of 4 for both Value and Resilience, showing that PetroChina is a financially sound and stable company. Additionally, with a score of 4 for Dividend, investors can expect to receive consistent returns on their investments. Overall, PetroChina‘s strong scores across the board indicate a positive outlook for the company as it continues to explore, develop, and produce crude oil and natural gas, as well as expand its reach in refining, transportation, and distribution of petroleum products.

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