Seeking Alpha

China Mobile (CHA +1.8%) trades higher on an upgrade to Outperform from Credit Suisse, which...

China Mobile (CHA +1.8%) trades higher on an upgrade to Outperform from Credit Suisse, which sees strong 3G uptake in "Tier 2" Chinese cities leading to double-digit revenue growth for the country's carriers. CS notes 2/3 of China's net adds since April '11 have involved 3G, leading its penetration rate to grow to 15.6% of phones, and that 3G subs tend to sport higher ARPUs. Outperforms are reiterated for China Mobile (CHL) and China Unicom (CHU - previous).
Comments (1)
  • masterpanda
    , contributor
    Comments (13) | Send Message
     
    I used to have China Mobile--the actual H shares in Hong Kong--and had to wait too long to break even (it sank of course after I had bought it). I thought I understood that CHU--the NYSE ADR for China Unicom--had some advantages in the market, and bought that. What a mistake. It is obvious that some manipulative traders pump and then dump the ADR in New York--over and over. I am down a few thousand and may bag it as there seems no way to break this cycle. I have had it with all my Chinese stocks--and I did not buy junk or the banks or the gamey IT companies. This is not for me.
    22 May 2012, 04:51 PM Reply Like
DJIA (DIA) S&P 500 (SPY)
ETF Hub
ETF Screener: Search and filter by asset class, strategy, theme, performance, yield, and much more
ETF Performance: View ETF performance across key asset classes and investing themes
ETF Investing Guide: Learn how to build and manage a well-diversified, low cost ETF portfolio
ETF Selector: An explanation of how to select and use ETFs