Media headlines about China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. China Life Insurance earned a daily sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.3054389430059 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

LFC has been the subject of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of China Life Insurance from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. UBS Group upgraded shares of China Life Insurance from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 5th. Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of China Life Insurance from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 13th. Deutsche Bank cut shares of China Life Insurance from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group cut shares of China Life Insurance from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. China Life Insurance currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $19.00.

Shares of China Life Insurance (NYSE:LFC) traded down $0.22 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $14.60. 686,384 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 920,086. China Life Insurance has a twelve month low of $14.31 and a twelve month high of $17.85. The company has a quick ratio of 11.01, a current ratio of 11.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.08. The firm has a market cap of $84,002.70, a PE ratio of 27.55, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.54 and a beta of 1.45.

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About China Life Insurance

China Life Insurance Company Limited is a life insurance company. The Company provides a range of insurance products, including individual and group life insurance, health insurance and accident insurance products. It operates through three segments: Life Insurance, Health Insurance, and Accident Insurance.

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