“BUY” Bank of China 3988.HK – Price 2.77 4 of the top 5 biggest banks in the world by total assets are from China. They are Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), China Construction Bank (CCB), Agricultural Bank of China (ABC) and Bank of China (BOC). Only JP Morgan is within top 5 in 4th position. With no banking stocks in my portfolio, I look into Chinese banks. Below is a table comparing the 4 banks and I decided on BOC. Price HKD Fwd Yield % P/BV PE 52 wks range ICBC 1398 4.47 7.25 0.55 4.65 3.96 to 5.75 CCB 0939 5.77 6.88 0.61 4.92 4.93 to 6.74 ABC 1288 2.75 8.25 0.44 4.09 2.38 to 3.30 BOC 3988 2.82 8.58 0.41 4.14 2.33 to 3.17 Alibaba 9988