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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt N/A
KEP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
93% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.24 vs. KEP: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
KEP' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 1.84 Max: No Debt
Current: N/A
Equity to Asset 0.41
KEP's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
59% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. KEP: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
KEP' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.44 Max: 0.57
Current: 0.41
0.32
0.57
Interest Coverage 6.80
KEP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
55% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 5.22 vs. KEP: 6.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KEP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 2.64 Max: No Debt
Current: 6.8
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.73
M-Score: 1.96
WACC vs ROIC
12.50%
13.55%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 20.08
KEP's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 640 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 12.73 vs. KEP: 20.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
KEP' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.87  Med: 5.23 Max: 34.62
Current: 20.08
-8.87
34.62
Net-margin (%) 12.14
KEP's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 640 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.26 vs. KEP: 12.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
KEP' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.36  Med: -0.09 Max: 22.68
Current: 12.14
-9.36
22.68
ROE (%) 10.59
KEP's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.36 vs. KEP: 10.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
KEP' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.14  Med: -0.07 Max: 21.52
Current: 10.59
-7.14
21.52
ROA (%) 4.16
KEP's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 651 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. KEP: 4.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
KEP' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.85  Med: -0.04 Max: 7.62
Current: 4.16
-2.85
7.62
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.90
KEP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 646 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 10.05 vs. KEP: 8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
KEP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.23  Med: 3.16 Max: 16.79
Current: 8.9
-3.23
16.79
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.00
KEP's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. KEP: -1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KEP' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2  Med: 10.2 Max: 17.5
Current: -1
-1.2
17.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.50
KEP's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. KEP: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KEP' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -2.45 Max: 69.9
Current: 3.5
0
69.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 371.50
KEP's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. KEP: 371.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KEP' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.4  Med: 14.95 Max: 371.5
Current: 371.5
-16.4
371.5
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

KEP Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jeremy Grantham 8,500 sh (New)
David Dreman 877 sh (New)
Jim Simons 233,422 sh (+15.03%)
Donald Smith 3,244,858 sh (+0.42%)
Sarah Ketterer 220,100 sh (-8.94%)
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Q2 2016

KEP Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jeremy Grantham 74,900 sh (+781.18%)
Donald Smith 3,313,864 sh (+2.13%)
Sarah Ketterer 220,100 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 217,131 sh (-6.98%)
David Dreman 797 sh (-9.12%)
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Q3 2016

KEP Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Donald Smith 3,432,390 sh (+3.58%)
Sarah Ketterer 227,400 sh (+3.32%)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
David Dreman 761 sh (-4.52%)
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Q4 2016

KEP Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 26,589 sh (New)
Donald Smith 3,998,771 sh (+16.50%)
Sarah Ketterer 227,500 sh (+0.04%)
David Dreman Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Electric    NAICS: 221118    SIC: 3612
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Traded in other countries:KOP.Germany, 015760.Korea,
Korea Electric Power Corporation is an electric utility company engaged in the transmission and distribution of substantially all of the electricity in Korea.

Korea Electric Power Corporation was incorporated on January 1, 1982. The Company is engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity and development of electric power resources in the Republic of Korea. The Company also provides power plant construction services. Through its six consolidated generation subsidiaries, the Company currently transmits and distributes substantially all of the electricity in Korea. The Company and its generation subsidiaries owned approximately 75.0% of the total electricity generation capacity in Korea (excluding plants generating electricity for private or emergency use). It sold to its customers approximately 483,655 gigawatt-hours of electricity. Of the 504,104 gigawatt-hours of electricity it purchased, 32.4% was generated by KHNP, its wholly-owned nuclear and hydroelectric power generation subsidiary, 50.5% was generated by its wholly-owned five thermal generation subsidiaries and 17.1% was generated by independent power producers. Its operations are subject to various laws and regulations relating to environmental protection and safety.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 3.62
KEP's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
95% of the 581 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 17.15 vs. KEP: 3.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
KEP' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 9.62 Max: 1260.41
Current: 3.62
2.29
1260.41
PE(NRI) 3.62
KEP's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
96% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. KEP: 3.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
KEP' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 9.62 Max: 1260.4
Current: 3.62
2.29
1260.4
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 16.26
KEP's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
57% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 18.54 vs. KEP: 16.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
KEP' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.08  Med: 4.97 Max: 18.01
Current: 16.26
4.08
18.01
P/B 0.37
KEP's P/B is ranked higher than
93% of the 689 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. KEP: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
KEP' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.48 Max: 0.68
Current: 0.37
0.27
0.68
P/S 0.44
KEP's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. KEP: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
KEP' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.5 Max: 1.44
Current: 0.44
0.29
1.44
PFCF 5.16
KEP's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 12.84 vs. KEP: 5.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
KEP' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.16  Med: 9.42 Max: 44.07
Current: 5.16
5.16
44.07
POCF 1.84
KEP's POCF is ranked higher than
89% of the 444 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.08 vs. KEP: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
KEP' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 2.49 Max: 14.13
Current: 1.84
1.63
14.13
EV-to-EBIT 2.08
KEP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
97% of the 643 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 13.83 vs. KEP: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KEP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -461.1  Med: 4.45 Max: 142.5
Current: 2.08
-461.1
142.5
EV-to-EBITDA 1.37
KEP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
98% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 9.93 vs. KEP: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KEP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -461.1  Med: 3.15 Max: 64.3
Current: 1.37
-461.1
64.3
PEG 0.14
KEP's PEG is ranked higher than
98% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. KEP: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
KEP' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.2 Max: 26.89
Current: 0.14
0.05
26.89
Shiller P/E 14.57
KEP's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 24.03 vs. KEP: 14.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
KEP' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.39  Med: 15.45 Max: 79.11
Current: 14.57
4.39
79.11
Days Inventory 40.91
KEP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
69% of the 557 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 22.07 vs. KEP: 40.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KEP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.54  Med: 34.7 Max: 73.54
Current: 40.91
26.54
73.54
Days Sales Outstanding 35.18
KEP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 49.25 vs. KEP: 35.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KEP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.18  Med: 46.44 Max: 61.5
Current: 35.18
35.18
61.5
Days Payable 21.05
KEP's Days Payable is ranked lower than
86% of the 408 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 68.79 vs. KEP: 21.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KEP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.05  Med: 34.08 Max: 56.18
Current: 21.05
21.05
56.18

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Dividend Payout 0.25
KEP's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
82% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. KEP: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
KEP' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.95
Current: 0.25
0.12
0.95
Dividend Growth (3y) -100.00
KEP's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
87% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. KEP: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
KEP' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -100 Max: 42.6
Current: -100
0
42.6
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.66
KEP's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.14 vs. KEP: 7.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
KEP' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 2.31 Max: 7.67
Current: 7.66
0.19
7.67

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.37
KEP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
93% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. KEP: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
KEP' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.48 Max: 0.67
Current: 0.37
0.31
0.67
Price/Projected FCF 0.66
KEP's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. KEP: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
KEP' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.68 Max: 7.47
Current: 0.66
0.37
7.47
Price/Median PS Value 0.88
KEP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. KEP: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
KEP' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.29 Max: 3.87
Current: 0.88
0.72
3.87
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.14
KEP's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. KEP: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
KEP' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.38 Max: 1.46
Current: 0.14
0.1
1.46
Price/Graham Number 0.25
KEP's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
97% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. KEP: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
KEP' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.42 Max: 2.72
Current: 0.25
0.23
2.72
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 48.10
KEP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. KEP: 48.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
KEP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 10 Max: 96.2
Current: 48.1
0.7
96.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 44.49
KEP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.17 vs. KEP: 44.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
KEP' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.2  Med: 3.5 Max: 52.4
Current: 44.49
-45.2
52.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $51,974
EPS (TTM) $ 4.92
Beta0.52
Short Percentage of Float0.05%
52-Week Range $17.36 - 28.37
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,283.93
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