SEOUL: Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) has dropped 4.45% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the shares have posted positive gains of 0.89% in the last 4 weeks. The shares have underperformed the S&P 500 by 2.3% during the past week but Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 1.95%.
For this week, the average consensus of the company shares are rated as a Strong Buy. Korea Electric Power Corp. has dropped 6.3% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.27%. The company shares have rallied 2.31% in the past 52 Weeks.
On October 13, 2014 The shares registered one year high of $23.12 and one year low was seen on January 16, 2015 at $18.09. The 50-day moving average is $20.47 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $20.41. S&P 500 has rallied 5.09% during the last 52-weeks.
Korea Electric Power Corporation (NYSE:KEP) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Friday as its shares dropped 4.18% or 0.89 points. After the session commenced at $20.72, the stock reached the higher end at $20.74 while it hit a low of $20.36. With the volume soaring to 147,639 shares, the last trade was called at $20.38. The company has a 52-week high of $23.12. The company has a market cap of $26,166 million and there are 1,283,928,000 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $18.09.
Institutional Investors own 5.1% of Company shares. During last 3 month period, -0.03% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares.
Korea Electric Power Corporation is a Korea-based company engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity and development of electric power resources. The Company and its subsidiaries are mainly engaged in four business segments: electricity sales, nuclear power, thermal power and other business. Its electricity sales segment mainly engages in the sale of electricity, development of power resources and others.Its nuclear power segment engages in the nuclear and pumping-up power generation. Its thermal power segment engages in the bituminous, anthracite, liquefied natural gas and other power generation. Its other business segment engages in the design and maintenance of power facilities, supply of nuclear fuels and provision of power information technology (IT) services, among others.