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SO The Southern Company monthly Stock Chart
The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E78.16 EPS (ttm)0.66 Insider Own0.04% Shs Outstand995.55M Perf Week1.56%
Market Cap51.04B Forward P/E16.90 EPS next Y3.03 Insider Trans-46.04% Shs Float994.71M Perf Month2.81%
Income629.00M PEG26.49 EPS next Q1.10 Inst Own54.80% Short Float2.13% Perf Quarter8.35%
Sales22.65B P/S2.25 EPS this Y-1.30% Inst Trans-0.02% Short Ratio4.64 Perf Half Y3.01%
Book/sh23.42 P/B2.19 EPS next Y2.99% ROA0.60% Target Price51.31 Perf Year0.35%
Cash/sh1.44 P/C35.62 EPS next 5Y2.95% ROE2.60% 52W Range46.20 - 52.22 Perf YTD4.23%
Dividend2.32 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y0.00% ROI5.10% 52W High-1.83% Beta0.16
Dividend %4.53% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y2.40% Gross Margin87.90% 52W Low10.97% ATR0.55
Employees32015 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q21.80% Oper. Margin9.80% RSI (14)72.12 Volatility0.87% 1.03%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.15 EPS Q/Q-308.80% Profit Margin2.80% Rel Volume0.59 Prev Close51.14
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.88 EarningsNov 01 BMO Payout336.40% Avg Volume4.58M Price51.27
Recom2.80 SMA203.34% SMA504.15% SMA2003.82% Volume2,699,389 Change0.25%
Sep-29-17Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform $53
Sep-14-17Upgrade Guggenheim Neutral → Buy
Aug-01-17Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $50 → $52
Jul-10-17Upgrade Macquarie Neutral → Outperform
Jun-28-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $54 → $53
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
Oct-18-17 01:32PM  Georgia Natural Gas® is Awarded First-ever Spirit of Volunteerism Award from the Corporate Volunteer Council of Atlanta PR Newswire
10:41AM  How Higher Crude Oil Prices Impact Coal Producers Market Realist
07:20AM  Featured Company News - Southern Co. Gas Divests Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas to South Jersey Industries ACCESSWIRE
Oct-17-17 11:02AM  4,000+ Georgia Power solar panels in place at new Mercedes-Benz Stadium PR Newswire
09:56AM  Southern Company to Vend 2 Gas Distribution Units for $1.7B Zacks
Oct-16-17 05:21PM  Plant Farley Unit 2 planned activities underway for the production of clean, safe, affordable and reliable nuclear energy PR Newswire
03:27PM  Southern Company announces quarterly dividend PR Newswire
01:06PM  SO, NEE, and DUK: Top Utilities Target Prices Market Realist
12:57PM  Georgia Power encourages customers to choose the right tree this fall PR Newswire
11:23AM  Analyzing Southern Companys Current Valuation Market Realist
11:22AM  Southern Companys Chart Indicators and Short Interest Market Realist
07:30AM  Southern Company Gas to Sell Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas to South Jersey Industries in $1.7 Billion Deal PR Newswire
Oct-13-17 10:43PM  US regulators OK Atlantic Coast, Mountain Valley pipelines Associated Press
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Oct-12-17 01:00PM  Second steam generator placed for Vogtle Unit 3 PR Newswire
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07:00AM  The US solar industry's new growth region: Trump country Reuters
Oct-11-17 03:00PM  Is The War On Coal Really Over?
10:57AM  Dalton Utilities to use Southern Linc mission critical LTE network for distribution data services PR Newswire
09:00AM  Georgia Natural Gas® Launches New "Refer a Friend" Program PR Newswire
08:03AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Southern Co. Markit
Oct-10-17 01:00PM  Southern Company third-quarter earnings to be released November 1 PR Newswire
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Oct-09-17 01:49PM  Georgia Power offers electrical safety tips during National Fire Prevention Week PR Newswire
01:35PM  What Utilities Chart Indicators Suggest Market Realist
10:24AM  Plant Vogtle Unit 2 returns to service, sets Southern Nuclear fleet record on refueling outage performance PR Newswire
Oct-06-17 02:06PM  Georgia Power prepared for threat of Tropical Storm Nate PR Newswire
10:30AM  Vogtle nuclear expansion project marks multiple construction milestones PR Newswire
07:40AM  NextEra Energy: Analysts Ratings and Price Targets Market Realist
Oct-05-17 08:01AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Southern Co. Markit
07:41AM  Comparing SCANAs Total Returns with Its Peers Market Realist
Oct-04-17 04:06PM  How Crude Oil Indirectly Impacts Coal Prices Market Realist
11:37AM  Why SCANA Stock Trades Cheap Compared to Its Peers Market Realist
09:11AM  XLU: Utilities Indicators, Short Interest, and More Market Realist
09:09AM  Analysts Turned Positive on Southern Company Stock Market Realist
08:54AM  U.S. Lawmakers And Corporate America Breathe New Life Into Carbon Capture Forbes
08:32AM  Love Dividends? Here Are 3 Stocks You Might Want to Buy Motley Fool
07:42AM  What Does Southern Companys Implied Volatility Suggest? Market Realist
Oct-03-17 07:46PM  Is The Southern Companys (SO) PE Ratio A Signal To Sell For Investors? Simply Wall St.
02:00PM  Southern Company and partners announce 2017 waterway conservation grants PR Newswire
10:41AM  Southern Companys Total Returns Compared to Its Peers Market Realist
09:28AM  Moody's: Liquidity-Stress Indicator comes in just above all-time low in September Moody's
09:11AM  What Does Southern Companys Current Valuation Indicate? Market Realist
07:44AM  Where Southern Company Stock Might Go from Here Market Realist
Oct-02-17 12:11PM  Georgia Power receives first payment from Toshiba for new Vogtle units PR Newswire
09:02AM  Southern Company's Vogtle Project Gets $3.7 B Loan Guarantee Zacks
Sep-29-17 03:00PM  Georgia Power names Xia Liu executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer PR Newswire
11:23AM  Georgia Power receives additional loan guarantee commitments for new Vogtle units PR Newswire
10:48AM  APNewsBreak: Disputed East Coast pipeline likely to expand Associated Press
Sep-28-17 03:36PM  SCANA: What Are Analysts Recommendations? Market Realist
02:06PM  How SCANA Dug a Hole in Investors Pockets Market Realist
12:50PM  Georgia Power launches new Energy Assessment and Solutions Program PR Newswire
12:36PM  SCANA Shares Continue to Look Weak Market Realist
08:36AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : September 28, 2017 Capital Cube
Sep-27-17 02:51PM  Georgia Power celebrates 25th anniversary of PowerTOWN safety program PR Newswire
12:40PM  Westinghouse asks court to block Georgia Power from cancelling Vogtle contract (Video) American City Business Journals
08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Southern Co. Markit
07:42AM  Which Utility Stock Offers the Highest Potential GainNEE, DUK, or SO? Market Realist
Sep-26-17 04:06PM  This SPX Utility Offers Double the Dividend Growth of Peers Market Realist
02:36PM  The Top Utilities Historical Dividend Growth: NEE, D, and SO Market Realist
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09:12AM  XLU: Could Weakness in Utilities Persist? Market Realist
07:43AM  Utility Stocks Correct 5% from Their Recent HighWhats Next? Market Realist
Sep-21-17 01:28PM  Eutaw (City of) AL, Industrial Dev. Board -- Moody's confirms Mississippi Power's ratings; outlook stable Moody's
10:45AM  Georgia Power announces redemption of preferred and preference stock PR Newswire
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09:10AM  What Do Analysts Expect from Southern Company Stock? Market Realist
09:06AM  Duke Energy Outpaces Its Peers in Implied Volatility Market Realist
08:35AM  Southern Company Kemper Project Hearing Slated for December Zacks
08:06AM  Analyzing the 10 Top-Yielding SPX Utility Stocks Market Realist
08:06AM  Behind Southern Companys Institutional Investors Market Realist
Sep-20-17 05:36PM  What Drove Southern Companys Recent Rally? Market Realist
03:55PM  Whats Next for Southern Company Stock? Market Realist
11:37AM  Georgia Power offers $50 HVAC service rebate for residential customers PR Newswire
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Sep-19-17 03:22PM  Georgia Power and Atlanta Braves celebrate Nuestra Cultura PR Newswire
01:00PM  Georgia Power introduces renewable energy program for commercial and industrial customers PR Newswire
09:09AM  How Stable Is Duke Energys Business Mix? Market Realist
08:07AM  SO, NEE, and DUK: Looking at Top Utilities Price Targets Market Realist
Sep-18-17 03:52PM  The Southern Co. : SO-US: Dividend Analysis : August 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 18, 2017 Capital Cube
03:37PM  Southern Company (The) -- Moody's assigns Baa1 rating to Georgia Power's Junior Subordinated Notes Moody's
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12:03PM  Refueling activities and performance enhancements underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 2 PR Newswire
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Sep-16-17 01:57PM  Power restored to 99 percent of Georgia Power customers impacted by Hurricane Irma PR Newswire
Sep-15-17 05:07PM  Georgia Power restores power to 95+ percent of customers impacted by Hurricane Irma 48 hours ahead of schedule PR Newswire
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01:12PM  Power restored to 940,000 Georgia Power customers as of noon Friday PR Newswire
Sep-14-17 09:35PM  Power restored to 920,000 Georgia Power customers Thursday night PR Newswire
05:35PM  Hurricane Irma SCAM Alert PR Newswire
12:07PM  Georgia Power announces regional estimated restoration times; statewide restoration efforts ahead of schedule PR Newswire
10:39AM  Behind Southern Companys Price Targets: The Analysts View Market Realist
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, 9 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
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCOct 10Option Exercise35.7885,1513,046,703137,140Oct 12 01:34 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCOct 10Sale50.0085,1514,257,55051,989Oct 12 01:34 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 03Option Exercise41.2875,1443,101,94485,298Aug 04 03:36 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 03Sale49.2975,1443,703,93010,154Aug 04 03:36 PM
Evans Andrew WPres & CEO, Southern Co. GasJul 01Option Exercise0.0021,100032,416Jul 03 04:18 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJun 14Option Exercise41.2825,0001,032,00031,080Jun 15 01:24 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 14Option Exercise41.2846,9401,937,68359,493Jun 15 01:25 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJun 14Sale51.5025,0001,287,5006,080Jun 15 01:24 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 14Sale51.5046,9402,417,41012,553Jun 15 01:25 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 12Option Exercise41.285,000206,4007,394Jun 13 09:51 AM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 12Sale51.285,000256,4002,394Jun 13 09:51 AM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselMay 05Option Exercise42.1668,6092,892,55569,609May 08 09:53 AM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselMay 05Sale50.0568,6093,434,1141,000May 08 09:53 AM
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
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 28Sale50.6762,2903,156,34625,030Mar 01 11:46 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoFeb 28Sale50.5016,100813,0503,324Mar 01 11:44 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