KEP - Korea Electric Power Corporation Stock Price, News & Analysis

$17.47 0.27 (1.57 %)
(As of 11/24/2017 03:12 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.20
Today's Range$17.50 - $17.38
52-Week Range$16.51 - $21.59
Volume94,606 shs
Average Volume545,698 shs
Market Capitalization$22.54 billion
P/E Ratio4.4
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.51

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

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:KEP
CUSIPN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64%
Current Ratio0.77%
Quick Ratio0.53%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio4.4
Forward P/E Ratio5.94
P/E Growth1.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$51.76 billion
Price / Sales0.43
Cash Flow$11.20 per share
Price / Cash1.56
Book Value$51.21 per share
Price / Book0.34

Dividend

Annual DividendN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPS$2.13
Net Income$6.34 billion
Net Margins7.44%
Return on Equity6.06%
Return on Assets2.47%

Miscellaneous

Employees43,688
Outstanding Shares1,283,930,000

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 Thursday, December, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Korea Electric Power Corporation.

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 (Age 66)
  • Hong Ryeol Ahn, Director (Age 57)
  • Ja Yun Gu, Director (Age 65)
  • Sang Gwon Hyun, Director (Age 58)
  • Jae Won Jang, Director (Age 57)
  • Si Ho Kim, Director (Age 58)

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 Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (0.38%), Towle & Co. (0.12%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.08%), Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (0.08%), Renaissance Group LLC (0.06%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.06%). 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Aperio Group LLC, Forward Management LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, Rockefeller Financial Services Inc., Boston Partners and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services 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 Towle & Co., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd., Assetmark Inc. and Renaissance Group LLC. 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 with access to the U.S. stock market 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 $17.47.

How big of a company is Korea Electric Power Corporation?

Korea Electric Power Corporation has a market capitalization of $22.54 billion and generates $51.76 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $6.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.13 on an earnings per share basis. Korea Electric Power Corporation employs 43,688 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Korea Electric Power Corporation?

Korea Electric Power Corporation's mailing address is 55, Jeollyeok-ro, NAJU, 58322, South Korea. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at +82-61-3453114.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  81 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  134 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  215
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Korea Electric Power Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)

Price Target History for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)

Analysts' Ratings History for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/8/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
9/26/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> SellLowView Rating Details
9/18/2017InstinetDowngradeBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
9/18/2017NomuraReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralMediumView 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
(Data available from 11/24/2015 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: $2.94 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.3 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

Latest Headlines for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE KEP)

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DateHeadline
American Electric Power (AEP) versus Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Critical AnalysisAmerican Electric Power (AEP) versus Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 3:28 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 5:06 PM
Head-To-Head Survey: Consolidated Edison (ED) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP)Head-To-Head Survey: Consolidated Edison (ED) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 13 at 3:34 PM
Head to Head Survey: Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) vs. Its RivalsHead to Head Survey: Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) vs. Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 7:58 AM
EPRI Renews Agreement with Korea Electric Power Corporation at BIXPO 2017 Electric Power Conference in South KoreaEPRI Renews Agreement with Korea Electric Power Corporation at BIXPO 2017 Electric Power Conference in South Korea
globenewswire.com - November 7 at 6:13 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) vs. Its Rivals Head-To-Head ReviewKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) vs. Its Rivals Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 7:22 PM
Head to Head Comparison: Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) and The CompetitionHead to Head Comparison: Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 2:18 PM
Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. -- Moodys: Koreas solar and wind initiatives will drive growth in renewable sectorKorea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. -- Moody's: Korea's solar and wind initiatives will drive growth in renewable sector
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 12:07 AM
ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 27, 2017ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 7:25 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) vs. Its Rivals Head to Head ReviewKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) vs. Its Rivals Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 24 at 4:14 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 6:40 PM
South Koreans support for nuclear projects deals blow to government energy planSouth Koreans' support for nuclear projects deals blow to government energy plan
www.reuters.com - October 22 at 12:11 AM
Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Crude Oil Down 1.25%; Alcobra Shares Spike Higher - NasdaqMid-Afternoon Market Update: Crude Oil Down 1.25%; Alcobra Shares Spike Higher - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 20 at 2:28 AM
S.Korea survey backs restarting construction of 2 nuclear reactorsS.Korea survey backs restarting construction of 2 nuclear reactors
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 2:28 AM
Short Interest in Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Rises By 162.1%Short Interest in Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Rises By 162.1%
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 2:50 AM
ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 16, 2017ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 7:43 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) versus Its Competitors Critical AnalysisKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) versus Its Competitors Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 10:46 AM
Korea Electric Power Corp. :KEP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017Korea Electric Power Corp. :KEP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 7:41 PM
KHNP Gains European Approval for its ReactorKHNP Gains European Approval for its Reactor
www.huffingtonpost.com - October 10 at 2:18 AM
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www.benzinga.com - October 5 at 6:20 AM
Interview - NuGen to secure buyer for UK Moorside nuclear project by early next yearInterview - NuGen to secure buyer for UK Moorside nuclear project by early next year
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 6:20 AM
ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 3, 2017ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 6:20 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 6:48 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Lowered to Sell at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Lowered to Sell at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 26 at 12:34 PM
Korea Electric Power (KEP) Shares Enter Oversold TerritoryKorea Electric Power (KEP) Shares Enter Oversold Territory
www.nasdaq.com - September 19 at 10:25 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Short Interest UpdateKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 1:20 AM
ITC Holdings Corp. (ITC) versus Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Financial ReviewITC Holdings Corp. (ITC) versus Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 12:48 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Downgraded by InstinetKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Downgraded by Instinet
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 7:34 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Given Neutral Rating at NomuraKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Given Neutral Rating at Nomura
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 5:08 PM
Contrasting Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) & Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (EOCC)Contrasting Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) & Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (EOCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 10:22 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 6:52 PM
Samsungs Size Could Make It Tough to Keep Its Leader in Prison - New York TimesSamsung's Size Could Make It Tough to Keep Its Leader in Prison - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - August 29 at 3:22 PM
Korea Gas Corporation -- Moodys: Kogas operating performance in 1H 2017 is in line with expectationsKorea Gas Corporation -- Moody's: Kogas' operating performance in 1H 2017 is in line with expectations
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 5:39 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesKorea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 9:02 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation -- Moodys: KEPCOs weaker results for 1H 2017 are credit negativeKorea Electric Power Corporation -- Moody's: KEPCO's weaker results for 1H 2017 are credit negative
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 5:39 AM
ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : August 1, 2017ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 2:30 AM
BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Dynavax, Charter ... - Nasdaq - NasdaqBUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Dynavax, Charter ... - Nasdaq - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 31 at 7:37 PM
HSBC Upgrades Korea Electric Power (KEP) to Buy - StreetInsider.comHSBC Upgrades Korea Electric Power (KEP) to Buy - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 31 at 7:37 PM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Upgraded at HSBC Holdings plcKorea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Upgraded at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 11:08 AM
South Koreas new energy minister says to support nuclear reactor exportsSouth Korea's new energy minister says to support nuclear reactor exports
www.reuters.com - July 24 at 10:03 AM
KEP Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level - NasdaqKEP Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 21 at 12:38 AM
Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. -- Moodys assigns Aa2 to Korea Hydro & Nuclear Powers USD notesKorea 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
Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsKorea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 8:32 PM
Korea Gas Corporation -- Moodys assigns Aa2 to Kogas MTN drawdownKorea Gas Corporation -- Moody's assigns Aa2 to Kogas' MTN drawdown
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 5:59 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Lifted to Overweight at Morgan StanleyKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Lifted to Overweight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 11:38 AM
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Upgraded at Bank of America CorporationKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Upgraded at Bank of America Corporation
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 11:30 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 5:44 PM
ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : July 3, 2017ETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : July 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 7:42 PM
South Koreas nuclear operator urges careful approach on energy policySouth Korea's nuclear operator urges careful approach on energy policy
www.reuters.com - June 9 at 9:22 AM
Korea Electric Power Stock Getting Very OversoldKorea Electric Power Stock Getting Very Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 6:06 PM

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