Korea Electric Power Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:KEP)

About Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)

Korea Electric Power Corporation 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
  • Symbol: NYSE:KEP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.kepco.co.kr
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $23.41885 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,283,928,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $19.10
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $19.25
  • 52 Week Range: $17.36 - $27.12
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.00
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 3.98
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $51.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.45
  • Book Value: $48.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.37
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $15.5 billion
  • Net Margins: 7.44%
  • Return on Equity: 6.06%
  • Return on Assets: 2.47%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 0.77%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.53%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 341,483 shs.
  • Beta: 0.55
  • Short Ratio: 1.92
 

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

What is Korea Electric Power Corporation's stock symbol?

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

When will Korea Electric Power Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Korea Electric Power Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, September, 22nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Korea Electric Power Corporation.

Are investors shorting Korea Electric Power Corporation?

Korea Electric Power Corporation saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 855,069 shares, an increase of 55.5% from the August 15th total of 549,981 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 286,941 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days.

Who are some of Korea Electric Power Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Korea Electric Power Corporation's key executives?

Korea Electric Power Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hwan Yik Cho, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Hong Ryeol Ahn, Director
  • Ja Yun Gu, Director
  • Sang Gwon Hyun, Director
  • Jae Won Jang, Director
  • Si Ho Kim, Director

Who owns Korea Electric Power Corporation stock?

Korea Electric Power Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Silchester International Investors LLP (2.26%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (0.35%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.17%), Orbis Allan Gray Ltd (0.10%), Northern Trust Corp (0.08%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Korea Electric Power Corporation.

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

Korea Electric Power Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sei Investments Co., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Northern Trust Corp, LSV Asset Management, Wolverine Trading LLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korea Electric Power Corporation.

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

Korea Electric Power Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Silchester International Investors LLP, Capstone Asset Management Co., Orbis Allan Gray Ltd, Athos Capital Ltd, Bank of Montreal Can, Aperio Group LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korea Electric Power Corporation.

How do I buy Korea Electric Power Corporation stock?

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

What is Korea Electric Power Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Korea Electric Power Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE KEP)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  115 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  184
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/18/2017InstinetDowngradeBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
9/18/2017NomuraReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
7/31/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
7/10/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightLowView Rating Details
7/5/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
3/20/2017Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
12/2/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.54 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.5 EPS

Dividends

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

Insider Trades

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

Headlines

Headline Trends for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)
Latest Headlines for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 1:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoITC Holdings Corp. (ITC) versus Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 12:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Downgraded by Instinet
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 7:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Given Neutral Rating at Nomura
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 5:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) & Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (EOCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 10:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 6:52 PM
nytimes.com logoSamsung's Size Could Make It Tough to Keep Its Leader in Prison - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - August 29 at 3:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 5:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Gas Corporation -- Moody's: Kogas' operating performance in 1H 2017 is in line with expectations
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 5:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 9:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation -- Moody's: KEPCO's weaker results for 1H 2017 are credit negative
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 5:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 2:30 AM
nasdaq.com logoBUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Dynavax, Charter ... - Nasdaq - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 31 at 7:37 PM
streetinsider.com logoHSBC Upgrades Korea Electric Power (KEP) to Buy - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 31 at 7:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Upgraded at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 11:08 AM
reuters.com logoSouth Korea's new energy minister says to support nuclear reactor exports
www.reuters.com - July 24 at 10:03 AM
nasdaq.com logoKEP Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 21 at 12:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. -- Moody's assigns Aa2 to Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power's USD notes
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 5:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 8:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Gas Corporation -- Moody's assigns Aa2 to Kogas' MTN drawdown
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 5:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Lifted to Overweight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 11:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Upgraded at Bank of America Corporation
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 11:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Mersey shipbuilder explores engineering for nuclear plants
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 5:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : July 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEntergy Corporation (ETR) & Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 4:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 8:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Kepco: nuclear turn-off
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 7:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 9:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Electric Power Corp. :KEP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 7:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea East-West Power Co., Ltd. -- Moody's assigns Aa2 to Korea East-West Power's USD notes
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 4:26 AM
reuters.com logoSouth Korea's nuclear operator urges careful approach on energy policy
www.reuters.com - June 9 at 9:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : May 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 31 at 6:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Co. (KEP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 6:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] National Grid puts hold on 100 miles of Cumbrian power lines
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKEPCO Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 10:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Co. (KEP) Downgraded by Credit Suisse Group AG to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 9:30 PM
nasdaq.com logoKorea Electric Power Stock Getting Very Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 6:06 PM
streetinsider.com logoCredit Suisse Downgrades Korea Electric Power (KEP ) to Neutral
www.streetinsider.com - May 10 at 6:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights: KT, POSCO, SK Telecom, Korea Electric Power and ePlus
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Receives Daily News Impact Score of 0.13
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 1:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Co. (KEP) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 10:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Receives Daily News Impact Score of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 12:12 AM
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

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