Korea Electric Power Company Profile (NYSE:KEP)

About Korea Electric Power (KEP)

Korea Electric Power logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) is an integrated electric utility company engaged in the transmission and distribution of electricity in the Republic of Korea. Its segments include transmission and distribution, nuclear power generation and thermal power generation and all others . The transmission and distribution segment, which is operated by KEPCO, comprise operations related to the transmission, distribution and sale to end-users of electricity. The nuclear power generation segment, which is engaged in the nuclear, hydro, pumping-up power generation. The thermal power generation segment, which is engaged in bituminous coal, anthracite, liquefied natural gas (LNG) power generation. And the Other Segment comprises operations related to the plant design, power generation equipment assembly, nuclear raw materials supplement, electricity IT service, renewable source power generation and financial investment on overseas businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KEP
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.77
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.65
  • 52-Week Range: $17.36 - $28.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.06
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 4.23
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $25.18B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,283,928,000
  • Beta: 0.46
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 14.01%
  • Return on Equity: 11.69%
  • Return on Assets: 4.62%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.10%
  • Current Ratio: 0.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/20/2017Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
2/7/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
12/2/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.64 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
Latest Headlines for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 5:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.69
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 9:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Getting Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 11:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.54
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:16 AM
bizjournals.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on Utilities Stocks -- Enel Americas, Korea Electric, Pinnacle West, and NRG Yield
www.bizjournals.com - April 7 at 10:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea South-East Power Co., Ltd. -- Moody's assigns Aa2 to Korea South-East Power's US dollar notes
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Trump administration seeks non-Chinese owner for Westinghouse
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Co. (KEP) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 10:58 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Britain turns to South Korea to salvage nuclear project
www.ft.com - April 4 at 5:49 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Toshiba-led UK nuclear project shrouded in uncertainty
www.ft.com - March 29 at 6:41 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Westinghouse faces tough negotiation over troubled US projects
www.ft.com - March 29 at 6:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Co. (KEP) Raised to Buy at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 7:35 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSouth Korea's Kepco in talks to buy Toshiba's stake in U.K. nuclear project
seekingalpha.com - March 22 at 9:48 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Kepco rules out buying Westinghouse stake
www.ft.com - March 22 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Co. (KEP) Lifted to Buy at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 6:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoState Owned Enterprises Take More Energy Business
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 5:30 PM
bizjournals.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on Electric Utilities Stocks -- Korea Electric Power, SCANA, Pinnacle West Capital, and NRG Yield
www.bizjournals.com - February 24 at 9:58 AM
moodys.com logoKorea Gas Corporation -- Moody's: Kogas' ratings unaffected by its weaker results in 2016
www.moodys.com - February 15 at 5:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:29 am Korea Electric Power Corp reports FY16 results
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Electric Power Corp downgraded by HSBC Securities
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 7:27 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP)
seekingalpha.com - February 6 at 10:21 AM
thestreet.com logoHow to Go Nuclear With Your Portfolio
www.thestreet.com - February 2 at 6:52 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Exem signs 2.52 bln won contract with Korea Electric Power
www.reuters.com - February 1 at 11:58 PM
bloomberg.com logoKeppel Sees No Quick Recovery Despite Oil Gain; Shares Drop
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 12:54 AM
bloomberg.com logoKeppel Sees Prolonged Slowdown in Oil
www.bloomberg.com - January 27 at 12:54 AM
bloomberg.com logoOil Prices Doubling Is No Solace for World’s Biggest Rig Builder
www.bloomberg.com - January 26 at 7:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeppel’s Profit Drops 65% on Provisions as Job Cuts Continue
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:34 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Toshiba faces pressure to secure funding for UK nuclear project
www.ft.com - January 22 at 5:59 PM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Electric Utilities Stocks are Faring? - Pinnacle West Capital, SCANA, NRG Yield, and Korea Electric Power - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - January 14 at 12:27 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Day Market Update: Crude Oil Up 2.5%; Ethan Allen Shares Drop On Weak Forecast
feeds.benzinga.com - January 11 at 12:51 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K KOREA ELECTRIC POWER For: Jan 09
www.streetinsider.com - January 9 at 6:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKorea Electric: Rising Fuel Costs And Higher Electricity Tariff Pose Challenges
seekingalpha.com - December 22 at 6:23 PM

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Frequently Asked Questions for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)

What is Korea Electric Power's stock symbol?

Korea Electric Power trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KEP."

When will Korea Electric Power make its next earnings announcement?

Korea Electric Power is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, January, 29th 2016.

Who owns Korea Electric Power stock?

Korea Electric Power's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.02%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.02%), Hexavest Inc. (0.01%), Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.01%), First Manhattan Co. (0.00%) and Profund Advisors LLC (0.00%).

Who sold Korea Electric Power stock? Who is selling Korea Electric Power stock?

Korea Electric Power's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Hexavest Inc. and First Manhattan Co..

Who bought Korea Electric Power stock? Who is buying Korea Electric Power stock?

Korea Electric Power's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fox Run Management L.L.C., Profund Advisors LLC, Creative Planning, Capstone Asset Management Co. and Fulton Bank N.A..

How do I buy Korea Electric Power stock?

Shares of Korea Electric Power can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Korea Electric Power stock cost?

One share of Korea Electric Power stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.61.

Korea Electric Power (KEP) Chart for Thursday, April, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 4/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff