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The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E17.79 EPS (ttm)2.69 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand992.28M Perf Week1.31%
Market Cap47.51B Forward P/E15.56 EPS next Y3.08 Insider Trans-46.71% Shs Float985.28M Perf Month-6.48%
Income2.62B PEG5.08 EPS next Q0.72 Inst Own55.60% Short Float2.13% Perf Quarter-4.20%
Sales21.68B P/S2.19 EPS this Y-1.30% Inst Trans0.01% Short Ratio4.66 Perf Half Y-2.41%
Book/sh25.27 P/B1.89 EPS next Y3.92% ROA2.50% Target Price50.84 Perf Year-11.17%
Cash/sh1.10 P/C43.43 EPS next 5Y3.50% ROE10.90% 52W Range46.20 - 54.64 Perf YTD-2.66%
Dividend2.32 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y0.00% ROI5.10% 52W High-12.37% Beta0.14
Dividend %4.85% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y2.40% Gross Margin68.30% 52W Low3.64% ATR0.47
Employees32015 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q44.60% Oper. Margin23.00% RSI (14)43.38 Volatility0.78% 0.95%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.95 EPS Q/Q24.10% Profit Margin12.10% Rel Volume0.91 Prev Close47.32
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.71 EarningsAug 02 BMO Payout82.60% Avg Volume4.50M Price47.88
Recom3.10 SMA20-0.25% SMA50-3.37% SMA200-3.10% Volume4,117,019 Change1.18%
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
Jan-06-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $46 → $42
Nov-05-13Initiated CRT Capital Fair Value
Oct-31-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $44 → $46
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03:28PM  Environmental report on pipeline favorable for developers Associated Press
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Jul-17-17 03:15PM  Southern Company announces quarterly dividend PR Newswire
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Jul-13-17 01:08PM  Burke County Development Authority, GA -- Moody's affirms Georgia Transmission Corp's long term and short term ratings; outlook stable Moody's
Jul-12-17 03:18PM  Southern Company building the future of energy with new battery storage research demonstration PR Newswire
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Jul-10-17 01:15PM  Southern Company second-quarter earnings to be released August 2 PR Newswire
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Jul-04-17 08:48AM  Made In The USA: 4 Dividends Up To 10% Forbes
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06:54AM  Southern Company to Take Managerial Charges of Vogtle Project Zacks
Jul-03-17 11:15AM  Georgia Power & Georgia DNR partner to share water safety tips PR Newswire
10:38AM  Southern Company Unit Partners with AMS for Energy Projects Zacks
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08:05AM  Southern Co.'s Advanced Coal Plant Is Rescued By Natural Gas Forbes
07:38AM  What Does Southern Companys Implied Volatility Tell Us? Market Realist
Jun-30-17 10:39AM  Behind Southern Companys Current Valuation Market Realist
10:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary and Wärtsilä sign agreement to develop flexible gas power plant projects PR Newswire
09:08AM  Whats Next for Southern Company Stock? Market Realist
07:38AM  Power Plant Woes Continue to Bite Southern Company Market Realist
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07:06AM  Southern Company Suspends Kemper Project Coal Operations Zacks
Jun-29-17 04:05PM  Southern Co. suspends Mississippi clean-coal plant American City Business Journals
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11:47AM  SO and DUK Continue to Offer Higher Dividend Yields Market Realist
Jun-28-17 07:26PM  Georgia Power, Southern Nuclear prepared to assume Vogtle project management by late July PR Newswire
04:47PM  One of America's First Clean Coal Plants May Have Just Died Bloomberg
04:11PM  Southern Company and Mississippi Power announce suspension of gasification operations PR Newswire
02:41PM  Pay your bill in person, anywhere in the country with Georgia Power CheckOut PR Newswire
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Jun-27-17 04:49PM  The Southern Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:SO) : June 27, 2017 Capital Cube
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01:15PM  Which Industry Spends the Most on Lobbying? Investopedia
09:30AM  Southern Company subsidiary PowerSecure announces strategic alliance with Advanced Microgrid Solutions PR Newswire
Jun-26-17 06:10PM  Utilities reach temporary deal to continue work at troubled Summer nuclear plant American City Business Journals
01:44PM  Georgia Power offers storm safety tips for Lightning Safety Awareness Week PR Newswire
09:31AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : June 26, 2017 Capital Cube
08:43AM  Southern Company's Kemper Project Suffers Another Setback Zacks
Jun-23-17 01:35PM  US Nuclear Power Producers Are Asking for State Help Market Realist
Jun-22-17 06:10PM  Eutaw (City of) AL, Industrial Dev. Board -- Moody's places Mississippi Power ratings on review for downgrade Moody's
02:41PM  Mississippi about to pull plug on Southern Co.'s Plant Kemper American City Business Journals
12:34AM  [$$] Mississippi Regulators Seek to End Southern Co. Clean-Coal Plant The Wall Street Journal
Jun-21-17 05:38PM  First-of-Its-Kind Clean Coal Plant May Not Burn Coal at All Bloomberg
05:13PM  [$$] Mississippi Regulators Seek to End Southern Co.'Clean-Coal'Plant The Wall Street Journal
01:19PM  Summer vacation a great time to save money and energy PR Newswire
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07:36AM  Pros and Cons of Southern Companys Dividend Profile Market Realist
Jun-20-17 03:05PM  Inside Southern Companys Current Valuations Market Realist
01:36PM  Can Southern Company Stock Maintain Its Strength? Market Realist
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Jun-16-17 09:06AM  This Utility Has the Most Buy Recommendations among US Majors Market Realist
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Jun-15-17 06:25PM  Group says Georgia nuclear plant costs rise to $29 bln Reuters
05:33PM  Group says Georgia nuclear plant costs rise to $29 bln Reuters
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Jun-13-17 04:59PM  The Best Utility Stock out There: NEE, DUK, or SO? Market Realist
11:53AM  Summer of learning begins statewide with Georgia Power PR Newswire
08:15AM  Corporate News Blog - Georgia Power Enters into Agreement with Westinghouse and Toshiba Accesswire
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Jun-12-17 10:36AM  Utilities Total Returns: Your Key Update Market Realist
08:54AM  Southern Company's Vogtle Plant Gets $3.8B Aid from Toshiba Zacks
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12:50AM  [$$] Toshiba to Cough Up $3.68 Billion to Finish Troubled U.S. Nuclear Plant The Wall Street Journal
Jun-11-17 11:52PM  Toshiba: Nuclear Nightmare Nearing an End
Jun-10-17 02:02PM  [$$] Toshiba agrees deal to cap US reactor liability Financial Times
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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
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
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