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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt N/A
KEP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 616 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.28 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: 0.06  Med: 0.66 Max: N/A
Current: N/A
Equity to Asset 0.38
KEP's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
55% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. KEP: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
KEP' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.45 Max: 0.57
Current: 0.38
0.32
0.57
Interest Coverage 10.49
KEP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
73% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.12 vs. KEP: 10.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KEP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 2.64 Max: 10.06
Current: 10.49
0.5
10.06
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 1.13
M-Score: -2.92
WACC vs ROIC
7.97%
29.34%
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 36.41
KEP's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 12.44 vs. KEP: 36.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
KEP' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.87  Med: 4.53 Max: 34.62
Current: 36.41
-8.87
34.62
Net-margin (%) 23.79
KEP's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.29 vs. KEP: 23.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
KEP' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.36  Med: -0.04 Max: 22.68
Current: 23.79
-9.36
22.68
ROE (%) 23.31
KEP's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.37 vs. KEP: 23.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
KEP' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.98  Med: -0.03 Max: 21.52
Current: 23.31
-6.98
21.52
ROA (%) 8.08
KEP's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 648 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. KEP: 8.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
KEP' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.82  Med: -0.02 Max: 7.62
Current: 8.08
-2.82
7.62
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 15.09
KEP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 9.93 vs. KEP: 15.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
KEP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.23  Med: 2.63 Max: 14.48
Current: 15.09
-3.23
14.48
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 2.10
KEP's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. KEP: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KEP' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.1  Med: 9.90 Max: 18.7
Current: 2.1
-1.1
18.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 62.80
KEP's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. KEP: 62.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KEP' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -7.60 Max: 62.8
Current: 62.8
0
62.8
» KEP's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-05)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

KEP Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Sarah Ketterer 146,600 sh (+17.19%)
Donald Smith 4,432,011 sh (+11.26%)
David Dreman 1,643 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2015

KEP Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 41,831 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 227,700 sh (+55.32%)
David Dreman 1,643 sh (unchged)
Donald Smith 3,302,448 sh (-25.49%)
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Q4 2015

KEP Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 202,931 sh (+385.12%)
Sarah Ketterer 241,700 sh (+6.15%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Donald Smith 3,231,195 sh (-2.16%)
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Q1 2016

KEP Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 877 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 8,500 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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Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Electric
Compare:NYSE:NEE, NYSE:DUK, NYSE:SO, NYSE:AEP, NYSE:PCG » details
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. As of December 31, 2014, The Company and its generation subsidiaries owned approximately 77.6% of the total electricity generation capacity in Korea (excluding plants generating electricity for private or emergency use). In 2014, it sold to its customers approximately 477,592 gigawatt-hours of electricity.Of the 490,018 gigawatt-hours of electricity it purchased in 2014, 31.6% was generated by KHNP, its wholly-owned nuclear and hydroelectric power generation subsidiary, 60.6% was generated by its wholly-owned five thermal generation subsidiaries and 10.6% 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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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 2.79
KEP's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
96% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 16.48 vs. KEP: 2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
KEP' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 8.49 Max: 2231.72
Current: 2.79
0.05
2231.72
PE(NRI) 2.79
KEP's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
96% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 16.58 vs. KEP: 2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
KEP' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 8.84 Max: 2406.02
Current: 2.79
0.05
2406.02
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 6.38
KEP's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
83% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 19.44 vs. KEP: 6.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
KEP' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 5.97 Max: 68.02
Current: 6.38
0.02
68.02
P/B 0.59
KEP's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 630 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. KEP: 0.59 )
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: 0.71
Current: 0.59
0.27
0.71
P/S 0.66
KEP's P/S is ranked higher than
72% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. KEP: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
KEP' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.48 Max: 1.16
Current: 0.66
0.09
1.16
PFCF 14.34
KEP's PFCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 14.68 vs. KEP: 14.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
KEP' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.04  Med: 13.96 Max: 44.07
Current: 14.34
11.04
44.07
POCF 2.29
KEP's POCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 395 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 6.77 vs. KEP: 2.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
KEP' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 3.13 Max: 27.67
Current: 2.29
1.76
27.67
EV-to-EBIT 1.56
KEP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
98% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 14.62 vs. KEP: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KEP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -291.4  Med: 10.50 Max: 867.9
Current: 1.56
-291.4
867.9
EV-to-EBITDA 1.10
KEP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
98% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 10.01 vs. KEP: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KEP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -291.4  Med: 4.30 Max: 63.8
Current: 1.1
-291.4
63.8
PEG 0.11
KEP's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. KEP: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
KEP' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.32 Max: 5.73
Current: 0.11
0.05
5.73
Shiller P/E 0.57
KEP's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 23.43 vs. KEP: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
KEP' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.32 Max: 0.58
Current: 0.57
0.17
0.58
Current Ratio 0.97
KEP's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. KEP: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KEP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.07
Current: 0.97
0.49
1.07
Quick Ratio 0.75
KEP's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. KEP: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KEP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.58 Max: 0.77
Current: 0.75
0.41
0.77
Days Inventory 38.64
KEP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
67% of the 558 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 22.59 vs. KEP: 38.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KEP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.54  Med: 38.91 Max: 336.19
Current: 38.64
26.54
336.19
Days Sales Outstanding 41.78
KEP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
61% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 49.92 vs. KEP: 41.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KEP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36.7  Med: 46.16 Max: 64
Current: 41.78
36.7
64
Days Payable 26.17
KEP's Days Payable is ranked lower than
80% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 67.39 vs. KEP: 26.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KEP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.41  Med: 42.11 Max: 363.23
Current: 26.17
22.41
363.23

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 5.19
KEP's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
75% of the 908 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. KEP: 5.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
KEP' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 2.29 Max: 6.79
Current: 5.19
1
6.79
Dividend Payout 0.16
KEP's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
93% of the 521 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. KEP: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
KEP' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.3
Current: 0.16
0.1
0.3
Forward Dividend Yield 5.19
KEP's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
72% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 5.33 vs. KEP: 5.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.19
KEP's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
61% of the 909 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.36 vs. KEP: 5.19 )
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: 1  Med: 2.29 Max: 6.79
Current: 5.19
1
6.79

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.60
KEP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
85% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. KEP: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
KEP' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.67
Current: 0.6
0.31
0.67
Price/Projected FCF 1.64
KEP's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
56% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. KEP: 1.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
KEP' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.78 Max: 2.18
Current: 1.64
0.45
2.18
Price/Median PS Value 1.38
KEP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
71% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. KEP: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
KEP' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 1.23 Max: 4.03
Current: 1.38
0.01
4.03
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.12
KEP's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. KEP: 0.12 )
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: 0.92 Max: 5.14
Current: 0.12
0.1
5.14
Price/Graham Number 0.29
KEP's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
94% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. KEP: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
KEP' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.48 Max: 2.71
Current: 0.29
0.23
2.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 64.10
KEP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. KEP: 64.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
KEP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 3.80 Max: 96.2
Current: 64.1
0.1
96.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 41.11
KEP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.18 vs. KEP: 41.11 )
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: -2.80 Max: 49
Current: 41.11
-45.2
49

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $50,858
EPS (TTM) $ 9.43
Beta0.37
Short Percentage of Float0.05%
52-Week Range $18.87 - 27.10
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,283.93
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