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Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E18.43 EPS (ttm)2.60 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand908.94M Perf Week0.47%
Market Cap43.55B Forward P/E16.03 EPS next Y2.99 Insider Trans-55.38% Shs Float908.63M Perf Month3.51%
Income2.37B PEG5.55 EPS next Q0.55 Inst Own51.10% Short Float2.39% Perf Quarter8.90%
Sales17.53B P/S2.48 EPS this Y16.60% Inst Trans0.48% Short Ratio4.10 Perf Half Y6.23%
Book/sh22.71 P/B2.11 EPS next Y3.86% ROA3.30% Target Price47.43 Perf Year7.91%
Cash/sh1.22 P/C39.27 EPS next 5Y3.32% ROE11.80% 52W Range39.98 - 49.69 Perf YTD3.54%
Dividend2.17 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y1.10% ROI5.90% 52W High-3.57% Beta0.00
Dividend %4.53% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y3.20% Gross Margin69.20% 52W Low19.84% ATR0.91
Employees26369 Current Ratio0.60 Sales Q/Q1.20% Oper. Margin24.30% RSI (14)55.70 Volatility1.83% 2.00%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.31 EPS Q/Q31.30% Profit Margin13.60% Rel Volume0.96 Prev Close48.05
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.08 EarningsFeb 03 BMO Payout82.50% Avg Volume5.29M Price47.91
Recom3.20 SMA200.52% SMA503.20% SMA2009.70% Volume5,075,889 Change-0.29%
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-17-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $45 → $48
Jan-31-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $46 → $45
Jan-31-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $48 → $46
Nov-21-12Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $47 → $44.50
Nov-08-12Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform $49
Jul-24-12Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $44 → $47
Jun-19-12Downgrade Hilliard Lyons Buy → Neutral
Dec-13-11Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Oct-27-11Reiterated Barclays Capital Equal Weight $42 → $44
Feb-12-16 04:30PM  DTEs Target Price Remains Unmoved after Its 4Q15 Earnings
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02:00PM  Stay warm, save energy with cold weather tips from Georgia Power PR Newswire
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Feb-09-16 04:35PM  Southern Company: Hatch Plant Unit 1 Refueling Underway
Feb-08-16 11:12AM  Refueling Activities And Performance Enhancements Underway At Plant Hatch Unit 1 PR Newswire
10:44AM  The market in a minute: 5 stocks I really like at MarketWatch
08:07AM  Utilities Get Off to a Good Start this Year, Gained in January
Feb-07-16 03:30PM  Will Southern Company Raise Its Dividend in 2016? at Motley Fool
08:37AM  As New Hampshire Votes, Obama Will Ask Congress To Double The Investment In Clean Tech at Forbes
Feb-05-16 12:34PM  Investors Carry A Torch For Utilities As Broader Markets Struggle
12:07PM  Utilities Rallied in January as Expected Rate Hike Pace Slowed
Feb-04-16 03:02PM  Southern Co. (SO) Stock Price Target Raised at Jefferies at TheStreet
02:14PM  Southern Companys Revenues Fell 10% due to Warmer Weather
02:14PM  Southern Company Met Earnings Estimates but Missed on Revenues
10:31AM  The Southern Co. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers
08:45AM  Behind the Curtain: Factors of Growth - Analyst Notes on Exxon Mobil, Southern Co., Visa and Amgen Accesswire
Feb-03-16 06:47PM  Edited Transcript of SO earnings conference call or presentation 3-Feb-16 6:00pm GMT
12:36PM  Southern Company Takes the Warm Winter in Stride at Motley Fool
11:22AM  Southern Company Q4 Earnings Top, Revenues Miss
11:03AM  Southern Co. (SO) Stock Up Following Mixed Earnings Results at TheStreet
09:45AM  3 Reasons Southern Company's Stock Could Fall at Motley Fool
08:53AM  Southern Company (SO) Beats Q4 Earnings, Misses Revenue
08:35AM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
07:19AM  Southern Co. reports mixed Q4 results: CEO
07:13AM  Southern Co. beats 4Q profit forecasts
07:07AM  Q4 2015 Southern Co Earnings Release - 07:30 am ET
06:49AM  Southern Company reports fourth quarter and full year 2015 earnings PR Newswire
Feb-02-16 06:45PM  Another Quarter, Another Charge for Delayed Clean Coal Plant at Bloomberg
04:36PM  Southern Company announces leadership moves PR Newswire
01:12PM  Eight new shield building panels safely placed at Vogtle Unit 3 PR Newswire
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11:56AM  Southern Co. (SO) Stock Down Ahead of Q4 Earnings Release at TheStreet
08:39AM  Why Southern Company (SO) Might Surprise This Earnings Season
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Feb-01-16 02:05PM  Is Southern Company (SO) Set to Outperform Again in Q4?
10:54AM  AEPs Regulated Segment Boosted 4Q15 Earnings
09:45AM  Will Exelon Raise Its Dividend in 2016? at Motley Fool
Jan-30-16 04:15PM  2 Dividend Stocks To Buy And 2 To Dump Immediately at Forbes
Jan-29-16 09:05PM  Why Are Brokers Dovish over Southern Company?
09:05PM  Southern Company: Market Performance and Dividend Expectations
03:20PM  Georgia Power files 20-year energy plan with Georgia PSC PR Newswire
Jan-28-16 07:04PM  Analyzing Southern Companys Debt Profile
06:33PM  Moody's Affirms Four, Upgrades Three, and Places Two Classes Under Review for Possible Upgrade of MLMI 1998-C1-CTL at Moody's
10:00AM  Gale Klappa sets May 1 retirement from WEC Energy; Leverett promoted to CEO at
Jan-27-16 02:50PM  4 Utilities to Buy in a Bear Market
10:30AM  Mississippi Power Generation has record-setting year delivering power PR Newswire
Jan-26-16 07:23AM  SO Is Well-Situated for Higher Dividends in the Near Future
07:22AM  Southern Company: Management Guidance and Price Targets
Jan-25-16 10:42AM  U.S. top court upholds Obama administration electricity markets rule Reuters
08:00AM  Market Updates on Electric Utilities Stocks -- The AES Corp., Southern, PPL Corp., and Calpine Accesswire
Jan-22-16 03:24PM  Will Southern Companys Revenues Beat Estimates in 4Q15?
03:24PM  Southern Company Likely to Meet Fiscal 2015 Guidance
11:07AM  Can American Electric Power Continue to Reward Its Investors?
Jan-21-16 04:43PM  Georgia Power files Vogtle settlement agreement with Georgia PSC PR Newswire
02:05PM  Will 2016 Be Southern Company's Best Year Yet? at Motley Fool
01:32PM  Defensive Investors Flip On The Utilities Switch
01:05PM  SOs Generation Shifts from Coal to Natural Gas and Nuclear
10:04AM  Rooftop Solar Battles Include Sniping and Hand-To-Hand Combat at Forbes
Jan-19-16 08:06PM  Southern Company: Analyzing Trends in Cash Flow from Operations
05:43PM  DOE To Invest In Small Nuclear Reactor Tech
03:06PM  Southern Companys Growing Customer Base Is the Key to Revenue
02:41PM  Georgia Power offers resources, tools in advance of severe winter weather PR Newswire
01:25PM  Many Utilities are Showing Strength
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01:02PM  NextEra Energys 4Q15 Results: An Expected Rise in Earnings
07:30AM  5 ways to trade Southern Company
Jan-15-16 03:10PM  Edison International Unit Gets CPUC Nod for Pilot Program
10:42AM  Georgia Power honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of service to all PR Newswire
10:15AM  Southern Company subsidiary awarded grant to lead advanced nuclear technology development PR Newswire
09:00AM  How First Solar, Inc. Will Grow Net Profits for Years at Motley Fool
Jan-14-16 11:31AM  Southern Co. is Poised to Move Upwards
10:30AM  Southern Company announces quarterly dividend PR Newswire
Jan-13-16 02:37PM  Alabama Power declares dividends PR Newswire
02:21PM  SO Reached a Settlement for the Completion of Its Vogtle Plant
02:21PM  SO Will Be the Second-Largest Utility with AGL Resources
02:21PM  Southern Company Focuses on Expanding Its Generation Assets
11:33AM  Vogtle expansion project achieves major milestones in 2015 PR Newswire
09:05AM  US Electricity Generation FellBad for Coal
08:03AM  President Obama's New Energy Economy Relies On Renewables And Natural Gas at Forbes
Jan-11-16 04:11PM  Why Utilities Expect a Dovish Stance from the Fed
Jan-09-16 06:43PM  Dividend Investing - Common Mistakes
Jan-08-16 01:00PM  Georgia Power awards $40,000+ in grants to dozens of new teachers PR Newswire
Jan-07-16 10:15AM  Southern Company fourth-quarter earnings to be released Feb. 3 PR Newswire
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Frontier Communications, Transocean, Southern, FirstEnergy and General Motors
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Jan-06-16 09:05PM  US Electricity Generation Rises but Falls Short Year-over-Year
Jan-05-16 05:56PM  Southern Encounters Challenges in Starting Kemper Coal Plant at Bloomberg
Jan-04-16 03:36PM  Vogtle co-owners, contractor complete settlement process PR Newswire
Jan-02-16 12:36AM  [$$] The Unrivaled Enemy of Promise at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-27-15 07:05PM  Despite Demand, Coal Prices Remain Subdued in the Face of Winter
Dec-25-15 12:05AM  Falling Temperatures Give Energy to Coal Producers and Utilities
Dec-21-15 10:00AM  South Korean company signs first letter of intent to explore deployment of Kemper technology PR Newswire
Dec-18-15 10:40AM  Southern Co. subsidiary buys controlling interest in California solar facility at
10:30AM  Georgia Power distributes energy efficiency kits with local food banks statewide this holiday season PR Newswire
08:30AM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires 200-megawatt Garland solar facility PR Newswire
Dec-17-15 04:30PM  Southern Company, AGL Resources file merger request in Georgia PR Newswire
03:58PM  Georgia Power provides support for new classroom science series from Georgia Public Broadcasting PR Newswire
10:49AM  We Have Liftoff: Federal Reserve Hikes the Federal Funds Rate
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public electric utility company. It is involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets, including renewable energy projects. As of December 31, 2014, it operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 33 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 9 solar facilities, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility. 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; and wholesale fiber optic solutions to telecommunication providers in the Southeast. 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
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 04Option Exercise37.9763,9262,427,27068,636Feb 05 10:19 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 04Option Exercise31.1712,557391,40225,769Feb 05 10:20 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 04Sale48.3015,635755,23910,134Feb 05 10:20 AM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 04Sale47.9063,9263,062,2474,710Feb 05 10:19 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOFeb 03Option Exercise37.9746,7941,776,76859,347Feb 04 09:46 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOFeb 03Sale50.0046,7942,339,70012,553Feb 04 09:46 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOFeb 01Option Exercise37.9746,7951,776,80659,348Feb 02 08:25 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOFeb 01Sale49.0046,7952,292,95512,553Feb 02 08:25 AM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJan 19Option Exercise35.788,907318,69211,899Jan 20 10:57 AM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJan 19Option Exercise37.9735,6471,353,51741,668Jan 20 10:59 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJan 19Option Exercise37.9746,7951,776,80659,348Jan 20 03:43 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJan 19Sale48.0046,7952,246,16012,553Jan 20 03:43 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJan 19Sale48.0035,6471,711,0566,021Jan 20 10:59 AM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJan 19Sale47.788,907425,5762,992Jan 20 10:57 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoNov 24Option Exercise35.788,521304,88110,481Nov 25 10:21 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoNov 24Sale44.708,521380,8941,960Nov 25 10:21 AM
Greene Kimberly S,EVP & COO, Southern Co.Nov 02Sale44.846,111274,01838,427Nov 04 09:50 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsOct 29Option Exercise37.5059,3212,224,64757,729Oct 30 11:40 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsOct 29Sale44.6659,3212,649,27011,089Oct 30 11:40 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearJul 11Option Exercise0.009,514020,113Jul 14 02:13 PM
SMITH WILLIAM G JRDirectorMay 05Buy44.301004,430962May 05 06:01 PM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 18Option Exercise31.3167,9442,127,10844,572Feb 19 09:00 AM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 18Sale45.8967,9443,118,0592,330Feb 19 09:00 AM