Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) has received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the nine brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have assigned a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company.
Several research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Korea Electric Power from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, August 19th. Instinet cut shares of Korea Electric Power from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, September 18th. Nomura restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Korea Electric Power in a report on Monday, September 18th. Morgan Stanley cut shares of Korea Electric Power from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of Korea Electric Power from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 26th.
Korea Electric Power (KEP) traded up $0.10 during trading on Monday, reaching $17.58. 245,302 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 535,139. Korea Electric Power has a 1-year low of $16.51 and a 1-year high of $21.59. The stock has a market capitalization of $22,443.06, a PE ratio of 5.71, a PEG ratio of 1.19 and a beta of 0.50. The company has a current ratio of 0.77, a quick ratio of 0.53 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.64.
About Korea Electric Power
Korea 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.
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