Southern Co SO:NYSE

Last Price$55.27NYSE Previous Close - Last Trade as of 4:01PM ET 7/19/19

Today's Change-0.86(1.53%)
Bid (Size)$55.03 (1)
Ask (Size)$56.67 (4)
Day Low / High$55.25 - 56.24
Volume5.5 M

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Southern Company's Georgia Power Plans to Invest in 80 MW Battery Energy Storage
1:01PM ET 7/16/2019 MT Newswires

Georgia Power, a unit of Southern Company (SO), said on Tuesday it plans own and operate 80 megawatts of battery energy storage, after its 2019 Integrated...

Insider Trends: Insider Sales Add to 90-Day Trend at Southern Co
5:19PM ET 7/03/2019 MT Newswires

Stephen E Kuczynski, Pres. & CEO, Southern Nuclear, on Jul 03, 2019, sold 2,000 shares in Southern Co (SO) for $112,000. After the Form 4 filing with the...

Insider Trends: Southern Co Insider Exercises Option/Derivative Security for Stock Sells part to Pay Tax, Trend of Selling Intact
5:17PM ET 7/03/2019 MT Newswires

On Jul 01, 2019, Andrew W Evans, EVP & CFO, exercised options/derivative securities for 20,325 shares of Southern Co (SO) and sold 12,448 shares in the...

Bloom Energy to Upgrade Delaware Fuel Cell Project With Southern Power Investment
11:56AM ET 6/21/2019 MT Newswires

Bloom Energy (BE) said on Friday that it will upgrade two 30 megawatt fuel cell generators in Delaware with an investment by Southern Power, a subsidiary...

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Company Profile

Business DescriptionThe Southern Co. is a holding company, which engages in the sale of electricity. It operates through the following segments: Traditional Electric Operating Companies, Southern Power and Southern Company Gas. The Traditional Electric Operating Companies segment refers to vertically integrated utilities that own generation, transmission and distribution facilities, and supplies electric services in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. The Southern Power segment constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets such as renewable energy projects and sells electricity in the wholesale market. The Southern Company Gas segment distributes natural gas through natural gas distribution facilities in the states of Illinois, Georgia, Virginia, New Jersey, Florida, Tennessee, and Maryland. The company was founded on November 9, 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA. View company web site for more details
Address30 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
Number of Employees29,192
Recent SEC Filing07/08/20194
Chairman, President & Chief Executive OfficerThomas A. Fanning
Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice PresidentAndrew W. Evans
Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice PresidentKenneth E. Coleman
Chief Compliance Officer, EVP & General CounselJames Y. Kerr

Company Highlights

Price Open$55.97
Previous Close$56.13
52 Week Range$42.50 - 57.08
Market Capitalization$57.5 B
Shares Outstanding1.0 B
IndustryElectric Utilities
Current Dividend / Yield$0.62 / 4.49%
Dividend Ex-Date08/16/2019
Dividend Pay-Date09/06/2019
Dividend Yield 5 Year AverageN/A
Next Earnings Announcement07/31/2019

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Price / Earnings17.11
Earnings per Share$4.03
Beta vs. S&P 500N/A
Revenue$23.6 B
Net Profit Margin14.99%
Return on Equity13.43%

Analyst Ratings as of 07/12/2019

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