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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
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 10.58
KEP's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 550 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.24 vs. KEP: 10.58 )
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: 10.58
Equity-to-Asset 0.40
KEP's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. KEP: 0.40 )
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: 0.4
0.32
0.57
Interest Coverage 6.90
KEP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
57% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 5.07 vs. KEP: 6.90 )
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: 10.06
Current: 6.9
0.82
10.06
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 1.15
Beneish M-Score: -2.79
WACC vs ROIC
9.83%
12.95%
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 % 20.08
KEP's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
68% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 13.98 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 % 11.83
KEP's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
68% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.82 vs. KEP: 11.83 )
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: 11.83
-9.36
22.68
ROE % 10.36
KEP's ROE % is ranked higher than
61% of the 566 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.72 vs. KEP: 10.36 )
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: 10.36
-7.14
21.52
ROA % 4.05
KEP's ROA % is ranked higher than
65% of the 578 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.98 vs. KEP: 4.05 )
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: 4.05
-2.85
7.62
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 8.60
KEP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
57% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 10.00 vs. KEP: 8.60 )
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: 14.48
Current: 8.6
-3.23
14.48
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -1.00
KEP's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
60% of the 536 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. KEP: -1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
KEP' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2  Med: 10.2 Max: 17.5
Current: -1
-1.2
17.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 25.20
KEP's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. KEP: 25.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
KEP' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -2.45 Max: 69.9
Current: 25.2
0
69.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 367.30
KEP's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
99% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. KEP: 367.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
KEP' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.4  Med: 14.95 Max: 367.3
Current: 367.3
-16.4
367.3
» KEP's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-06 Est.)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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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 is an electric utility company in which the government of South Korea holds a controlling stake. Under the supervision of the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy, the company transmits and distributes substantially all of South Korea's electricity. Korea Electric Power also produces a substantial majority of the country's power through its portfolio of nuclear, thermal, hydro, internal combustion, solar, wind, fuel cell, and biogas power plants located throughout the country. The majority of the energy produced by the company comes from its nuclear and coal-fired assets. Korea Electric Power generates revenue primarily through the sale of energy from its nuclear, coal, and combined-cycle sites to industrial and commercial customers in Korea.

Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 4.41
KEP's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 16.02 vs. KEP: 4.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
KEP' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 9.55 Max: 1260.41
Current: 4.41
2.29
1260.41
PE Ratio without NRI 4.41
KEP's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
92% of the 630 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 17.18 vs. KEP: 4.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
KEP' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 9.55 Max: 1260.4
Current: 4.41
2.29
1260.4
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 16.77
KEP's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
54% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 18.09 vs. KEP: 16.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
KEP' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.08  Med: 5 Max: 16.77
Current: 16.77
4.08
16.77
PB Ratio 0.45
KEP's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. KEP: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
KEP' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.47 Max: 0.68
Current: 0.45
0.27
0.68
PS Ratio 0.52
KEP's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. KEP: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
KEP' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.5 Max: 1.44
Current: 0.52
0.29
1.44
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 7.00
KEP's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
76% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 13.96 vs. KEP: 7.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
KEP' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.49  Med: 9.09 Max: 44.07
Current: 7
5.49
44.07
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 1.90
KEP's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
91% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. KEP: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
KEP' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 2.47 Max: 14.13
Current: 1.9
1.6
14.13
EV-to-EBIT 2.24
KEP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
97% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 13.67 vs. KEP: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KEP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -461.1  Med: 4.3 Max: 142.5
Current: 2.24
-461.1
142.5
EV-to-EBITDA 1.30
KEP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
99% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 9.80 vs. KEP: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KEP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -461.1  Med: 3.1 Max: 64.3
Current: 1.3
-461.1
64.3
PEG Ratio 0.12
KEP's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. KEP: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
KEP' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.19 Max: 26.89
Current: 0.12
0.05
26.89
Shiller PE Ratio 17.49
KEP's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 25.01 vs. KEP: 17.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
KEP' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.39  Med: 15.5 Max: 79.11
Current: 17.49
4.39
79.11
Current Ratio 0.80
KEP's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 561 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. KEP: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KEP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 0.8 Max: 1.07
Current: 0.8
0.49
1.07
Quick Ratio 0.58
KEP's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 561 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. KEP: 0.58 )
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: 0.58
0.41
0.77
Days Inventory 40.42
KEP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
68% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 23.43 vs. KEP: 40.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KEP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.54  Med: 35.8 Max: 73.54
Current: 40.42
26.54
73.54
Days Sales Outstanding 42.67
KEP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
59% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 49.51 vs. KEP: 42.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KEP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.53  Med: 46.11 Max: 61.5
Current: 42.67
37.53
61.5
Days Payable 32.29
KEP's Days Payable is ranked lower than
79% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 76.74 vs. KEP: 32.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KEP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.41  Med: 33.95 Max: 56.18
Current: 32.29
22.41
56.18

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Dividend Payout Ratio 0.25
KEP's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. KEP: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
KEP' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.95
Current: 0.25
0.12
0.95
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -100.00
KEP's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
91% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. KEP: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
KEP' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -100 Max: 42.6
Current: -100
0
42.6
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 7.66
KEP's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
79% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. KEP: 7.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
KEP' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 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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history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.45
KEP's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
92% of the 692 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. KEP: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
KEP' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.48 Max: 0.67
Current: 0.45
0.31
0.67
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.83
KEP's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
73% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. KEP: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
KEP' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.68 Max: 7.47
Current: 0.83
0.37
7.47
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.05
KEP's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. KEP: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
KEP' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.29 Max: 3.87
Current: 1.05
0.72
3.87
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.18
KEP's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. KEP: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
KEP' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.38 Max: 1.46
Current: 0.18
0.1
1.46
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.30
KEP's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
96% of the 564 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. KEP: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
KEP' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.42 Max: 2.72
Current: 0.3
0.23
2.72
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 44.59
KEP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
97% of the 928 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 6.88 vs. KEP: 44.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
KEP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 10.45 Max: 96.2
Current: 44.59
0.7
96.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 46.14
KEP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
97% of the 392 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.35 vs. KEP: 46.14 )
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: 4 Max: 53.2
Current: 46.14
-45.2
53.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $51,974
EPS (TTM) $ 4.79
Beta0.52
Short Percentage of Float0.06%
52-Week Range $17.36 - 28.37
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,283.93
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