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SO [NYSE]
The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E18.60 EPS (ttm)2.62 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand984.02M Perf Week-0.43%
Market Cap48.02B Forward P/E16.35 EPS next Y2.99 Insider Trans-53.84% Shs Float977.92M Perf Month-0.79%
Income2.50B PEG5.64 EPS next Q0.35 Inst Own51.70% Short Float1.92% Perf Quarter-2.74%
Sales18.28B P/S2.63 EPS this Y18.90% Inst Trans-0.03% Short Ratio3.77 Perf Half Y-6.96%
Book/sh25.36 P/B1.92 EPS next Y2.82% ROA2.80% Target Price50.88 Perf Year8.24%
Cash/sh2.71 P/C17.99 EPS next 5Y3.30% ROE11.40% 52W Range44.32 - 53.44 Perf YTD-0.79%
Dividend2.24 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y1.90% ROI6.30% 52W High-8.68% Beta0.08
Dividend %4.59% Quick Ratio0.70 Sales past 5Y0.00% Gross Margin71.70% 52W Low10.11% ATR0.57
Employees26703 Current Ratio0.90 Sales Q/Q16.00% Oper. Margin25.30% RSI (14)52.73 Volatility1.13% 1.14%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.86 EPS Q/Q10.20% Profit Margin13.70% Rel Volume0.72 Prev Close49.00
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.69 EarningsFeb 08 BMO Payout83.50% Avg Volume4.99M Price48.80
Recom3.20 SMA20-0.37% SMA500.81% SMA200-2.05% Volume3,590,384 Change-0.41%
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-17-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $45 → $48
Jan-31-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $46 → $45
Jan-31-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $48 → $46
Jan-16-17 09:06AM  Whats AESs Dividend Yield?
Jan-13-17 03:33PM  Southern Company announces quarterly dividend PR Newswire
02:13PM  MLK Day of Service is A Day On, Not Off for Georgia Power PR Newswire
12:50PM  Southern Nuclear names new site vice president at Plant Farley PR Newswire
10:31AM  Will Southern Company Raise Its Dividend in 2017? at Motley Fool
Jan-12-17 06:34PM  Top Research Reports for January 12, 2017
01:10PM  Whats behind Utility Stocks High Implied Volatilities?
11:56AM  How Southern Company Stock Fared in 2016 at Motley Fool
Jan-11-17 10:51AM  Alabama Power Dividends Declared PR Newswire
Jan-10-17 09:17AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : January 10, 2017
Jan-09-17 03:42PM  Southern Co. Gains Powerful Ally in Trump Attorney General Pick
09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires additional wind facility in Texas PR Newswire
Jan-07-17 07:40PM  Georgia Power restores power to 98+ percent of customers impacted by Winter Storm Helena PR Newswire
12:41PM  Georgia Power restores power to 50,000+ customers following Winter Storm Helena PR Newswire
Jan-06-17 07:13PM  Latest delay pushes Kemper power plant price over $7 billion
04:29PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal
11:36AM  Digging Deep into Utility Stocks Returns and Implied Volatilities
09:06AM  Dominion Resources Price Targets and Growth Prospects
Jan-05-17 12:18PM  Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT II Acquires Class A Commercial Property in Birmingham, Alabama Under Long Term Lease to Subsidiary of Southern Company, America's Second Largest Utility Provider GlobeNewswire
Jan-04-17 02:31PM  Will the Fed Stick to Its 2017 Target?
Jan-02-17 02:00PM  Will Trump Privatize The TVA For $20 Billion?
09:06AM  Higher Natural Gas Prices Continued to Support Coal Prices
08:14AM  Southern Company Inks Deal for Wind Development Project
Dec-30-16 10:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary announces strategic wind development agreement PR Newswire
07:37AM  SRE, EIX, and PCG: Analyzing Utilities Current Valuations
Dec-29-16 10:38AM  Is NextEra Energy Currently Fairly Valued?
07:37AM  Why NextEra Energy Could Be an Attractive Option for 2017
Dec-27-16 08:51PM  Nuclear Nightmare: Why Toshiba Shares Are Plunging
09:05AM  Why Utilities Trade at Lower Yields than Their Historical Levels
Dec-26-16 10:36AM  Southern Companys Price Targets and Growth Outlook for 2017
09:07AM  SO, DUK, and XEL: Analyzing the Total Returns of Top US Utilities
09:06AM  Higher Natural Gas Prices Continued to Support PRB Coal Prices
07:37AM  Is Southern Companys Stock Set to Soar in 2017?
Dec-24-16 12:10AM  [$$] Troubled Clean-Coal Plant Could Get New Lifeline at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-23-16 06:05PM  How Is Southern Companys Stock Currently Valued?
04:16PM  Whats ahead for Southern Companys Stock?
01:12PM  Would You Enter Xcel Energy Stock at These Levels?
08:06AM  Southern Company Purchases Two Wind Projects in Texas
Dec-22-16 04:10PM  Two Alabama Power veterans earn new roles at bizjournals.com
04:10PM  Southern Co. subsidiary buys two Texas wind projects at bizjournals.com
02:45PM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires two wind projects in Texas PR Newswire
10:28AM  How Returns Impact Utility Stocks Implied Volatility
Dec-21-16 10:47AM  [$$] Congress Puts Clean-Coal Tax Credits on Table at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-20-16 02:27PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
Dec-16-16 09:10AM  Volatile Utility Stocks That Have Been Moving Lately
Dec-15-16 04:12PM  Moody's Affirms Four, Upgrades Two, and Places Two Classes Under Review for Possible Upgrade of MLMI 1998-C1-CTL at Moody's
12:01PM  The Southern Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:SO) : December 15, 2016
10:00AM  Kinder Morgan, Inc.'s Best Business Segment in 2016 at Motley Fool
09:40AM  Coverage initiated on Southern by Citigroup
08:51AM  Southern Company's Garland Solar Facility Comes Online
Dec-14-16 09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary's Garland Solar Facility in California begins operation PR Newswire
07:43AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SO-US : December 14, 2016
Dec-13-16 02:28PM  Second containment vessel ring placed at Vogtle Unit 3 PR Newswire
12:22PM  Southern Company's Roxann A. Laird named POWER-GEN's 2016 Woman of the Year PR Newswire
Dec-12-16 02:38PM  Southern Company Named Energy Company of the Year PR Newswire
Dec-09-16 04:52PM  Georgia Power dedicates new 30-MW solar facility at Fort Stewart PR Newswire
04:44PM  Kinder Morgan Considering Shedding Its Permian Oil & Gas Properties at Forbes
11:35AM  5 Top Utility Stocks With Good Dividends at Motley Fool
Dec-08-16 08:06PM  Southern Company: Dividend Achiever Nearing a 5% Yield
01:55PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
12:08PM  Kinder Morgan, Inc.'s Best Moves in 2016 at Motley Fool
10:15AM  Which Volatile Utility Stocks Have Been Moving Lately?
Dec-07-16 04:59PM  Georgia Power supports new At-Promise Youth Center in partnership with Atlanta Police Foundation PR Newswire
Dec-06-16 04:52PM  Georgia Power Foundation celebrates 30 years of helping communities PR Newswire
12:35PM  Honeywell confirms it will locate $19 million IT center at Midtown's 715 Peachtree at bizjournals.com
Dec-05-16 06:09PM  Is Southern Co (SO) A Good Stock To Buy? at Insider Monkey
03:07PM  Tenaska Georgia Partners, L.P. -- Moody's Upgrades Tenaska Georgia's Senior Secured Rating to Baa2 from Baa3; Outlook Stable at Moody's
11:19AM  Southern Co.s Kemper plant start-up pushed to January at bizjournals.com
11:05AM  What Are Kinder Morgans Upcoming Capital Projects?
10:26AM  Georgia Power PrepareAthon! to help customers prepare for winter weather PR Newswire
Dec-02-16 04:54PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
Dec-01-16 10:04AM  Growth Prospects and Analyst Price Targets for Duke Energy
Nov-30-16 01:13PM  Reactor vessel placed inside Georgia Power's Vogtle Unit 3 PR Newswire
10:04AM  Analyzing the Dividend Growth of Duke Energy and Peers
09:25AM  Health Care and Utilities Sectors: Best Performers on November 29
Nov-29-16 11:04AM  Inside Duke Energys Shift from Coal to Natural Gas Generation
12:43AM  Is Morgan Stanley (MS) A Good Stock To Buy? at Insider Monkey
Nov-28-16 10:05AM  How Is Duke Energy Valued Compared to Peers?
08:05AM  Inside the Total Returns of Top US Utilities
Nov-25-16 04:18PM  What Do PPLs Short Interest and Chart Indicators Suggest?
03:38PM  American Electric Power: Whats Next for the Stock?
11:04AM  What Are Analysts Price Targets for Southern Company?
10:04AM  SO, DUK, and NEE: A Look at Top Utilities Total Returns
08:05AM  Southern Company Has Tracked XLU in the Last Year
08:04AM  How Did XLU Perform against SPY in the Last 5 Years?
Nov-24-16 06:04PM  SO, DUK, and AEP: Analyzing Top Utilities Current Valuations
03:34PM  Whats ahead for Southern Companys Stock?
11:04AM  How Fairly Are US Utilities Valued to Their Historical Averages?
Nov-23-16 03:15PM  Mississippi Power announces electricity generation at second of two gasifiers at Kemper County energy facility PR Newswire
12:00PM  Project SHARE continues tradition of neighbors helping neighbors this holiday season PR Newswire
Nov-22-16 04:23PM  Special Black Friday deals available on Georgia Power Marketplace PR Newswire
11:05AM  Utilities Overview: Looking at US Power Generation Trends
08:05AM  Which US Utility Has the Highest Generation Capacity?
Nov-21-16 05:27PM  Utilities Overview: How Does the Electricity Supply Chain Work?
01:04PM  Why Is the Utility Sector So Nervous?
09:01AM  What Happens to Utility Stocks in a Trump Administration? at Motley Fool
Nov-18-16 03:00PM  Southern Company announces new executive leader PR Newswire
11:30AM  Latest quarterly Vogtle Timeline, aerial flyover videos released PR Newswire
11:30AM  Georgia Power names 2016 New Teacher Assistance Grant recipients PR Newswire
Nov-17-16 12:34PM  How Have Utilities with High and Low Implied Volatilities Fared in Returns?
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages 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, 2015, it operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 31 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 16 solar facilities, 1 wind facility, 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
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
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsApr 29Option Exercise44.22101,0224,467,60965,104May 02 01:58 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsApr 29Sale50.00101,0225,050,99910,138May 02 01:58 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerMar 31Option Exercise39.2717,830700,17513,224Apr 04 08:18 AM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerMar 31Sale51.4017,830916,3802,394Apr 04 08:18 AM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselMar 07Buy48.521,00048,5201,000Mar 08 03:22 PM
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