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: $22.61 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,283,928,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.70
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.91
  • 52 Week Range: $16.51 - $23.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 5.79
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 3.80
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $51.84 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.44
  • Book Value: $49.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.36
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $15.55 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: 370,389 shs.
  • Beta: 0.48
  • 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 Thursday, December, 14th 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 during the month of September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,836,822 shares, an increase of 162.1% from the September 15th total of 700,898 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 663,871 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fulton Bank N.A. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends 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 Fulton Bank N.A.. 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 $17.61.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE KEP)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  76 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  124 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  200
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

Consensus Ratings for Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
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
9/26/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> SellLowView Rating Details
9/18/2017InstinetDowngradeBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
9/18/2017NomuraReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
7/31/2017HSBC 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
(Data available from 10/17/2015 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: $4.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.64 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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americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Rises By 162.1%
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 2:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 7:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) versus Its Competitors Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKorea Electric Power Corp. :KEP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 7:41 PM
huffingtonpost.com logoKHNP Gains European Approval for its Reactor
www.huffingtonpost.com - October 10 at 2:18 AM
benzinga.com logoFuelCell Energy Is The 'Clear Leader' In Stationary Fuel Cell Applications - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - October 5 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInterview - NuGen to secure buyer for UK Moorside nuclear project by early next year
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 6:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKorea Electric Power Corporation (KEP) Lowered to Sell at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 26 at 12:34 PM
nasdaq.com logoKorea Electric Power (KEP) Shares Enter Oversold Territory
www.nasdaq.com - September 19 at 10:25 PM
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
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[$$] Mersey shipbuilder explores engineering for nuclear plants
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 5:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Korea Electric Power Corp. : July 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 7:42 PM
reuters.com logoSouth Korea's nuclear operator urges careful approach on energy policy
www.reuters.com - June 9 at 9:22 AM
nasdaq.com logoKorea Electric Power Stock Getting Very Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 6:06 PM
streetinsider.com logoCredit Suisse Downgrades Korea Electric Power (KEP ) to Neutral
www.streetinsider.com - May 10 at 6:06 PM
bizjournals.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on Utilities Stocks -- Enel Americas, Korea Electric, Pinnacle West, and NRG Yield
www.bizjournals.com - April 7 at 10:40 AM
ft.com logo[$$] 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
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
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
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

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