12,113 Shares in Korea Electric Power Co. (NYSE:KEP) Purchased by PDS Planning Inc

PDS Planning Inc acquired a new position in shares of Korea Electric Power Co. (NYSE:KEPGet Rating) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 12,113 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $106,000.

Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Glassman Wealth Services boosted its position in Korea Electric Power by 130.2% during the fourth quarter. Glassman Wealth Services now owns 3,151 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $29,000 after purchasing an additional 1,782 shares during the period. Parallel Advisors LLC boosted its position in Korea Electric Power by 249.7% during the first quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 5,364 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $50,000 after purchasing an additional 3,830 shares during the period. West Family Investments Inc. bought a new position in Korea Electric Power during the fourth quarter worth about $92,000. UBS Group AG boosted its position in Korea Electric Power by 64.8% during the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 14,489 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $135,000 after purchasing an additional 5,699 shares during the period. Finally, Evergreen Capital Management LLC bought a new position in Korea Electric Power during the first quarter worth about $142,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 1.60% of the company’s stock.

Korea Electric Power Stock Performance

KEP opened at $7.15 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.47, a current ratio of 0.70 and a quick ratio of 0.44. Korea Electric Power Co. has a 52 week low of $6.65 and a 52 week high of $10.38. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $7.85 and its 200 day simple moving average is $8.61.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

KEP has been the subject of a number of research reports. StockNews.com lowered shares of Korea Electric Power from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, August 15th. Morgan Stanley lowered shares of Korea Electric Power from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Friday, August 12th.

Korea Electric Power Company Profile

(Get Rating)

Korea Electric Power Corporation, an integrated electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in South Korea and internationally. The company operates through Transmission and Distribution, Nuclear Power Generation, Thermal Power Generation, and Others segments. It generates power from nuclear, coal, oil, liquefied natural gas, internal combustion, combined-cycle, integrated gasification combined cycle, hydro, wind, solar, fuel cell, biogas, and other sources.

Further Reading

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP)

Receive News & Ratings for Korea Electric Power Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Korea Electric Power and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.