NYSE:KEP - Korea Electric Power Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.11 -0.14 (-0.92 %) (As of 01/22/2019 02:12 AM ET)Previous Close$15.25Today's Range$14.91 - $15.1252-Week Range$10.52 - $17.57Volume452,675 shsAverage Volume457,156 shsMarket Capitalization$19.40 billionP/E Ratio15.91Dividend Yield1.91%Beta0.23 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Korea Electric Power Corporation, an integrated electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Korea and internationally. The company operates through Transmission and Distribution, Electric Power Generation (Nuclear), Electric Power Generation (Non-nuclear), Plant Maintenance & Engineering Service, and Others segments. It generates power from nuclear, coal, oil, liquefied natural gas, internal combustion, combined-cycle, integrated gasification combined cycle, hydro, wind, solar, fuel cell, biogas, and other sources. As of December 31, 2017, the company had a total of 679 generation units, including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, and internal combustion units with an installed generation capacity of 82,132 megawatts. Its transmission system consisted of 33,955 circuit kilometers of lines of 765 kilovolts and others, including high-voltage direct current lines, as well as 839 substations with an installed transformer capacity of 311,869 megavolt-amperes; and distribution system included 115,945 megavolt-amperes of transformer capacity and 9,287,199 units of support with a total line length of 483,467 circuit kilometers. The company provides electricity to residential, commercial, educational, industrial, agricultural, street lighting, and overnight power usage. It also offers utility plant maintenance and architectural engineering, information, communication line leasing, resources development, and fly ashes recycling services, as well as sells nuclear fuel. Korea Electric Power Corporation was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Naju, South Korea. Receive KEP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KEP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:KEP Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.kepco.co.kr Phone82-6-1345-4299Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.73 Current Ratio0.97 Quick Ratio0.68Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.91 Forward P/E Ratio-16.60 P/E Growth3.18 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$55.59 billion Price / Sales0.35 Cash Flow$7.7887 per share Price / Cash Flow1.94 Book Value$51.15 per share Price / Book0.30Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.95 Net Income$1.17 billion Net Margins-1.01% Return on Equity-0.66% Return on Assets-0.26%Miscellaneous Employees45,232 Outstanding Shares1,283,930,000Market Cap$19.40 billion OptionableOptionable Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP) Frequently Asked Questions What is Korea Electric Power's stock symbol? Korea Electric Power trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KEP." How were Korea Electric Power's earnings last quarter? Korea Electric Power Co. (NYSE:KEP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, December, 17th. The utilities provider reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter. The utilities provider earned $14.77 billion during the quarter. Korea Electric Power had a negative net margin of 1.01% and a negative return on equity of 0.66%. View Korea Electric Power's Earnings History. When is Korea Electric Power's next earnings date? Korea Electric Power is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Korea Electric Power. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Korea Electric Power? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Korea Electric Power in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Korea Electric Power. Has Korea Electric Power been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about KEP stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Korea Electric Power earned a daily sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Korea Electric Power's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Korea Electric Power include Enel S.p.A. ADS (ENLAY), Southern (SO), Dominion Energy (D), American Electric Power (AEP), CLP (CLPHY), PPL (PPL), Eversource Energy (ES), DTE Energy (DTE), FirstEnergy (FE), Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNABY), Edison International (EIX), Entergy (ETR), Avangrid (AGR), SSE PLC/S (SSEZY) and Fortis (FTS). Who are Korea Electric Power's key executives? Korea Electric Power's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Jong-Kap Kim, Pres, CEO & Standing Director (Age 68)Woo-ki Baek, Head of Fin. & Investor Relations TeamMr. Bong-Soo Moon, Sr. EVP for Power Grid & Standing Director (Age 61)Hoe-Chun Kim, Sr. EVP for Bus. Management & Standing DirectorDong-Sub Kim, Sr. EVP for Bus. Operations & Standing Director Who are Korea Electric Power's major shareholders? Korea Electric Power's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Quadrant Capital Group LLC (0.00%) and Boston Advisors LLC (0.00%). Which major investors are selling Korea Electric Power stock? KEP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC. Which major investors are buying Korea Electric Power stock? KEP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quadrant Capital Group LLC. How do I buy shares of Korea Electric Power? Shares of KEP 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's stock price today? One share of KEP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.11. How big of a company is Korea Electric Power? Korea Electric Power has a market capitalization of $19.40 billion and generates $55.59 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.17 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.95 on an earnings per share basis. Korea Electric Power employs 45,232 workers across the globe. What is Korea Electric Power's official website? The official website for Korea Electric Power is http://www.kepco.co.kr. How can I contact Korea Electric Power? Korea Electric Power's mailing address is 55 JEOLLYEOK-RO, NAJU M5, 58217. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 82-6-1345-4299. MarketBeat Community Rating for Korea Electric Power (NYSE KEP)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 177 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 232 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 409MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Korea Electric Power and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KEP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KEP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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