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The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.52 EPS (ttm)2.55 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand994.83M Perf Week-0.36%
Market Cap49.54B Forward P/E15.98 EPS next Y3.12 Insider Trans-36.90% Shs Float994.83M Perf Month-0.30%
Income2.45B PEG5.42 EPS next Q0.61 Inst Own53.50% Short Float2.44% Perf Quarter3.93%
Sales19.90B P/S2.49 EPS this Y-1.30% Inst Trans0.11% Short Ratio4.62 Perf Half Y0.01%
Book/sh25.16 P/B1.98 EPS next Y4.74% ROA2.50% Target Price50.32 Perf Year4.30%
Cash/sh1.99 P/C25.08 EPS next 5Y3.60% ROE10.60% 52W Range45.66 - 52.82 Perf YTD2.43%
Dividend2.24 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y0.00% ROI5.10% 52W High-5.71% Beta0.12
Dividend %4.50% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y2.40% Gross Margin69.90% 52W Low9.06% ATR0.49
Employees32015 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q45.20% Oper. Margin23.30% RSI (14)47.36 Volatility0.77% 0.93%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.92 EPS Q/Q-24.70% Profit Margin12.30% Rel Volume1.46 Prev Close50.07
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.72 EarningsMay 03 BMO Payout86.50% Avg Volume5.26M Price49.80
Recom3.20 SMA20-0.13% SMA50-0.17% SMA2000.63% Volume7,683,876 Change-0.54%
Mar-03-17Upgrade Jefferies Hold → Buy
Mar-03-17Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Jan-25-17Initiated Credit Suisse Underperform
Dec-15-16Initiated Citigroup Sell
Jul-14-16Upgrade Barclays Equal Weight → Overweight $59 → $62
Jul-14-16Resumed Goldman Neutral $54
Jul-12-16Reiterated Mizuho Neutral $50 → $52
May-13-16Initiated Scotia Howard Weil Sector Perform $52
Feb-17-16Reiterated Argus Buy $50 → $54
Jun-12-15Reiterated Argus Buy $55 → $50
Apr-24-15Initiated Mizuho Buy $45
Apr-22-15Initiated Guggenheim Neutral
Dec-31-14Reiterated Argus Buy $49 → $55
Jun-24-14Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy $49
Apr-17-14Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform $44 → $46
Jan-06-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $46 → $42
Nov-05-13Initiated CRT Capital Fair Value
Oct-31-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $44 → $46
Oct-04-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $49 → $44
Apr-24-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $46 → $51
Apr-28-17 09:41PM  Interim assessment agreement for Vogtle nuclear expansion extended PR Newswire
04:20PM  Southern Company (SO) to Post Q1 Earnings: What to Expect? Zacks
08:11AM  Southern Co: The Bear Case From a Bull Motley Fool
07:39AM  Southern Company: Why Analysts Views Changed Market Realist
Apr-27-17 05:11PM  Southern Nuclear provides significant charitable contributions in its local communities PR Newswire
04:35PM  Southern Companys Valuation Compared to Its Peers Market Realist
03:06PM  Southern Company: A Positive Surprise for Investors? Market Realist
01:06PM  Reviewing Southern Companys Chart Indicators and Short Interest Market Realist
01:06PM  What Could Drive Southern Companys 1Q17 Revenues? Market Realist
12:26PM  Utilities say Westinghouse loan puts their reactor construction at risk Reuters
Apr-26-17 05:14PM  Georgia Power ranked 5th on SEPA Top 10 list for solar connected in 2016 PR Newswire
07:36AM  Dominion Resources: What Its Implied Volatility Indicates Market Realist
Apr-25-17 09:57PM  Dalton (City of) GA -- Moody's revises the City of Dalton's (GA) outlook to negative; Affirms Aa2 Moody's
09:07AM  A Look at FirstEnergys Implied Volatility Market Realist
12:36AM  [$$] Pension Funds, Foundation Criticize Southern Co. Executive Compensation The Wall Street Journal
Apr-24-17 07:46PM  Dalton (City of) GA Combined Utility Ent. -- Moody's changes rating outlook on Dalton, Georgia Combined Utility to negative; affirms A2 rating Moody's
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01:52PM  [$$] Pension Funds, Foundation Criticize Southern Co. Executive Compensation The Wall Street Journal
08:23AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SO-US : April 24, 2017 Capital Cube
Apr-23-17 03:02PM  3 Dividend Stocks That Investors Should Love Motley Fool
Apr-21-17 01:14PM  Alabama Power partners with Signature Homes to develop Smart Neighborhood PR Newswire
Apr-19-17 08:12AM  Will Xcel Energy Meet Earnings Estimates in 1Q17? Market Realist
Apr-18-17 09:07AM  What Do Analysts Think of Southern Company Stock? Market Realist
07:50AM  Southern Company (SO) Announces Dividend Hike, Shares Up Zacks
07:37AM  Looking at Southern Companys Implied Volatility Market Realist
Apr-17-17 05:35PM  SO, NEE, and DUK: Analyzing Current Valuations Market Realist
04:06PM  Where Southern Company Stock Could Go from Here Market Realist
03:24PM  Southern Co. raises annual dividend for 16th straight year MarketWatch
03:18PM  Southern Company raises dividend rate 16th straight year; annualized rate goes to $2.32 per share PR Newswire
02:23PM  Southern Companys Options in the Westinghouse Case Market Realist
Apr-13-17 03:16PM  Go green and save green with ecobee3 PR Newswire
02:29PM  Southern Nuclear has a story to tell: 'Our news center will allow it to be heard' PR Newswire
Apr-12-17 01:30PM  The Southern Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:SO) : April 12, 2017 Capital Cube
11:02AM  Alabama Power Dividends Declared PR Newswire
10:36AM  Behind Southern Companys Price Targets Now Market Realist
09:06AM  What Southern Companys Implied Volatility Tells Us Market Realist
07:36AM  Where Southern Companys Total Returns Stand Next to Peers Market Realist
Apr-11-17 10:37AM  Southern Companys Dividend: Can We Expect a Modest Hike? Market Realist
10:21AM  2016 Georgia Power Citizenship Report celebrates the people who make a difference PR Newswire
10:00AM  GNG, Community Partners Invite Atlanta to Unplug and Recycle Electronics for Earth Day PR Newswire
09:07AM  How Southern Company Is Currently Valued Market Realist
08:47AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : April 11, 2017 Capital Cube
07:38AM  Inside Southern Companys Latest Chart Indicators Market Realist
Apr-10-17 05:20PM  Southern Company and the Problem of Power Plants Market Realist
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Apr-07-17 09:32AM  These 4 Stocks Could Be Toxic to Your Portfolio in 2017
09:06AM  Analyzing Dominion Resources Chart Indicators Market Realist
Apr-06-17 04:48PM  Upgrades to Plant Vogtle Unit 1 enhance the production of low-cost, carbon-free electricity PR Newswire
12:11PM  Georgia Power releases new statewide PSA during Earth Month PR Newswire
10:36AM  Could NextEra Energys Upside Potential Be a Light in the Darkness? Market Realist
09:06AM  Inside NextEra Energys Implied Volatility Market Realist
Apr-05-17 05:47PM  Entergy Corporation -- Moody's Upgrades Entergy to Baa2; Stable Outlook Moody's
11:45AM  Southern Company first-quarter earnings to be released May 3 PR Newswire
09:25AM  Southern Company subsidiary's East Pecos Solar Facility in Texas begins commercial operation PR Newswire
07:36AM  SO on the Street: Analyst Recommendations and Price Targets Market Realist
Apr-04-17 03:07PM  Georgia Power Earns Top Customer Experience Ratings for Utilities PR Newswire
10:37AM  Inside Southern Companys Implied Volatility Market Realist
09:07AM  Utilities That Are Fairly ValuedAnd Those That Arent Market Realist
07:38AM  What Are Southern Companys Chart Indicators Trying to Tell Us? Market Realist
Apr-03-17 04:52PM  After Kemper, Westinghouses Bankruptcy Bites Southern Company Market Realist
02:05PM  2017 Thank a Lineman celebrates those who are 'on' when the power is 'off' PR Newswire
01:38PM  Where Utility Returns Stood among Other Sectors in 1Q17
12:00PM  Electric Utilities In Georgia Announce New Initiative To Honor Linemen PR Newswire
Apr-01-17 08:15AM  Westinghouse's Bankruptcy Could Be the End of Nuclear Hopes in US at Motley Fool
Mar-30-17 07:01PM  Nuclear costs hurt Toshiba's Westinghouse AAP
06:20PM  Investors bottom fish municipal bonds tied to Westinghouse bankruptcy Reuters
02:56PM  U.S. Judge Clears Toshiba's Westinghouse to Tap Bankruptcy Loan
02:52PM  U.S. judge clears Toshiba's Westinghouse to tap bankruptcy loan Reuters
11:24AM  Southern Company to Seek Toshiba's Help for Georgia Reactors
11:24AM  Southern Company to Seek Toshiba's Help for Georgia Reactors at Investopedia
10:18AM  In Trump vs. renewable energy, Trump is already losing at MarketWatch
Mar-29-17 08:42PM  Southern, Scana to Continue Construction on 2 Projects
07:47PM  Southern CEO Says Utility Wants to Finish Vogtle Reactors
04:03PM  Westinghouse troubles loom over SC, Georgia nuke projects
04:02PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
12:55PM  Who will pay to keep S.C. nuclear project moving forward during Westinghouse bankruptcy? at
11:34AM  Southern CEO Flew to Tokyo to Look Toshiba CEO in the Eye
10:16AM  Southern Co. to Ask Toshiba to Help Complete Georgia Nuclear Reactors
09:07AM  Utilities Will Be Impacted by Repealing Climate Policies
07:23AM  After crippling cost overruns, Toshiba's Westinghouse files for bankruptcy Reuters
Mar-28-17 10:36PM  Huge nuclear cost overruns push Toshiba's Westinghouse into bankruptcy at Investopedia
05:06PM  Toshiba's Westinghouse to file for U.S. bankruptcy Tuesday -sources Reuters
11:24AM  Toshiba's Westinghouse to file for U.S. bankruptcy Tuesday-sources Reuters
08:08AM  Southern Co. CEO: Administration setting energy policy on...
07:37AM  How Analysts Views on Southern Company Have Changed Recently
Mar-27-17 07:30PM  Factbox: Toshiba's options in U.S. nuclear bankruptcy
06:05PM  SO, DUK, and NEE: How Do Current Valuations Stack Up?
04:36PM  What Do Southern Companys Charts and Short Interest Indicate?
03:51PM  Duke Energy Stock Approaches Overbought Zone
02:52PM  Kemper Power Plant Continues to Hurt Southern Company
11:03AM  The Southern Co. : SO-US: Dividend Analysis : February 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : March 27, 2017
07:38AM  SO or DUK: Which Utility Has the Best Growth Prospects?
Mar-26-17 08:34AM  5 Can't Miss Dividend Hikes Coming This Spring at Forbes
Mar-24-17 05:35PM  Southern Company and Duke Energy: Two Dividend Profiles
04:05PM  Southern Companys Expected Dividend Growth
02:34PM  Southern Company and Duke Energy: A Dividend Yield Showdown?
01:20PM  Report: Southern, SCANA gear up for Westinghouse bankruptcy over nuclear losses at
Mar-23-17 02:54PM  Deadline Alert: GPM Reminds Investors of the March 24 Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against The Southern Company Business Wire
10:10AM  DEADLINE ALERT -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against The Southern Company (SO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: March 24, 2017 GlobeNewswire
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages power generation assets, including renewable energy projects; sells electricity in the wholesale market; and distributes natural gas in seven states, as well as provides gas marketing services, wholesale gas services, and gas midstream operations. It owns/operates 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 29 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 14 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 33 solar facilities, 7 wind facilities, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility. As of February 22, 2017, it had 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data. The Southern Company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoFeb 28Option Exercise37.9716,100611,31719,424Mar 01 11:44 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 28Option Exercise41.2868,8652,842,74787,320Mar 01 11:46 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoFeb 28Sale50.5016,100813,0503,324Mar 01 11:44 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 28Sale50.6762,2903,156,34625,030Mar 01 11:46 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 27Sale50.362,182109,89010,151Mar 01 11:46 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 14Option Exercise36.4213,238482,12823,389Feb 16 03:52 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCJan 09Option Exercise36.4270,6802,574,166122,669Jan 10 10:32 AM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCJan 09Sale48.8870,6803,454,67651,989Jan 10 10:32 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 02Option Exercise31.3946,0081,444,19156,149Aug 03 09:30 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 02Sale53.4046,0082,456,65710,141Aug 03 09:30 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoAug 01Option Exercise31.3914,392451,76517,716Aug 02 09:57 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoAug 01Sale53.7514,392773,5703,324Aug 02 09:57 AM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCJul 28Option Exercise41.28167,2736,905,029171,983Aug 01 10:29 AM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCJul 28Sale53.30167,2738,915,7854,710Aug 01 10:29 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJul 05Option Exercise42.65123,2075,254,50675,141Jul 06 01:15 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJul 05Option Exercise44.4235,8841,593,96741,934Jul 06 02:01 PM
Greene Kimberly S,EVP & COO, Southern Co.Jul 05Option Exercise41.28141,8185,854,247177,686Jul 06 02:26 PM
Greene Kimberly S,EVP & COO, Southern Co.Jul 05Sale54.00141,8187,658,17235,868Jul 06 02:26 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJul 05Sale54.0035,8841,937,7366,050Jul 06 02:01 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJul 05Sale54.12123,2076,668,33312,553Jul 06 01:15 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 30Option Exercise41.287,000288,9609,394Jul 05 08:46 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 30Option Exercise41.2862,5882,583,63375,141Jul 05 08:45 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 30Sale53.0062,5883,317,16412,553Jul 05 08:45 AM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 30Sale53.287,000372,9602,394Jul 05 08:46 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 27Option Exercise41.2862,5872,583,59175,140Jun 28 02:21 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 27Option Exercise41.287,000288,9609,394Jun 28 02:22 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 27Sale52.287,000365,9602,394Jun 28 02:22 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 27Sale52.0062,5873,254,52412,553Jun 28 02:21 PM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearMay 04Option Exercise41.2862,7292,589,45381,184May 05 11:58 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearMay 04Sale51.4362,7293,226,19018,455May 05 11:58 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearMay 02Option Exercise41.2875,0003,096,00093,455May 03 08:56 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearMay 02Sale50.4575,0003,783,77318,455May 03 08:56 AM