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SO [NYSE]
The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.72 EPS (ttm)2.55 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand979.03M Perf Week-0.16%
Market Cap49.25B Forward P/E16.13 EPS next Y3.12 Insider Trans-37.27% Shs Float969.42M Perf Month-0.40%
Income2.45B PEG5.13 EPS next Q0.67 Inst Own54.60% Short Float2.55% Perf Quarter3.10%
Sales19.90B P/S2.48 EPS this Y-1.30% Inst Trans2.75% Short Ratio5.10 Perf Half Y-3.82%
Book/sh25.16 P/B2.00 EPS next Y4.77% ROA2.50% Target Price50.71 Perf Year4.04%
Cash/sh2.02 P/C24.93 EPS next 5Y3.84% ROE10.60% 52W Range45.66 - 52.82 Perf YTD3.45%
Dividend2.24 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y0.00% ROI5.10% 52W High-4.77% Beta0.11
Dividend %4.45% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y2.40% Gross Margin69.90% 52W Low10.15% ATR0.68
Employees32015 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q45.20% Oper. Margin23.30% RSI (14)54.36 Volatility1.48% 1.22%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.92 EPS Q/Q-24.70% Profit Margin12.30% Rel Volume0.77 Prev Close50.42
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.72 EarningsFeb 22 BMO Payout86.50% Avg Volume4.84M Price50.30
Recom3.20 SMA200.06% SMA502.29% SMA2001.52% Volume3,657,300 Change-0.24%
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
Oct-04-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $49 → $44
Apr-24-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $46 → $51
Mar-27-17 07:30PM  Factbox: Toshiba's options in U.S. nuclear bankruptcy
06:05PM  SO, DUK, and NEE: How Do Current Valuations Stack Up?
04:36PM  What Do Southern Companys Charts and Short Interest Indicate?
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02:52PM  Kemper Power Plant Continues to Hurt Southern Company
11:03AM  The Southern Co. : SO-US: Dividend Analysis : February 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : March 27, 2017
07:38AM  SO or DUK: Which Utility Has the Best Growth Prospects?
Mar-26-17 08:34AM  5 Can't Miss Dividend Hikes Coming This Spring at Forbes
Mar-24-17 05:35PM  Southern Company and Duke Energy: Two Dividend Profiles
04:05PM  Southern Companys Expected Dividend Growth
02:34PM  Southern Company and Duke Energy: A Dividend Yield Showdown?
01:20PM  Report: Southern, SCANA gear up for Westinghouse bankruptcy over nuclear losses at bizjournals.com
Mar-23-17 02:54PM  Deadline Alert: GPM Reminds Investors of the March 24 Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against The Southern Company Business Wire
10:10AM  DEADLINE ALERT -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against The Southern Company (SO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: March 24, 2017 GlobeNewswire
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07:37AM  Comparing NextEra Energy and Dominions Dividend Profiles
Mar-21-17 10:50PM  SOUTHERN COMPANY 72 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 72 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against The Southern Company - (SO) Business Wire
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10:33AM  SO INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving The Southern Company and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017 GlobeNewswire
10:30AM  March 24 Deadline Alert: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds The Southern Company Investors of Upcoming Lead Plaintiff Deadline and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm Business Wire
07:36AM  Analysts Recommendations for Southern Company
Mar-20-17 03:46PM  Bartow County Development Authority, GA -- Moody's changes Georgia Power outlook to negative, affirms Southern with stable outlook at Moody's
03:05PM  Analyzing Southern Companys Attractive Dividend Profile
01:35PM  Comparing Southern Companys Valuation to Its Peers
11:42AM  What to Expect for Southern Company Stock
11:41AM  Southern Company Delays Its Kemper Power Plant
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Mar-17-17 10:50PM  SOUTHERN COMPANY SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against The Southern Company (SO) GlobeNewswire
09:30AM  INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of The Southern Company of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017 SO GlobeNewswire
Mar-16-17 09:07AM  X-energy Moves their Xe-100 Advanced Reactor into Conceptual Design PR Newswire
Mar-15-17 04:00PM  Southern Company Investor Deadline Reminder: Hagens Berman Reminds Investors in The Southern Company of the March 24, 2017 Lead Plaintiff Deadline GlobeNewswire
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10:30AM  Refueling activities and performance enhancements underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 1 PR Newswire
10:23AM  DEADLINE ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against The Southern Company (SO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: March 24, 2017 Accesswire
10:18AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of The Southern Company of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017 Business Wire
Mar-10-17 04:45PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors who Suffered Losses in Excess of $100,000 Investing in The Southern Company to Contact the Firm before Imminent Lead Plaintiff Deadline Accesswire
04:02PM  SO NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds The Southern Company Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action SO GlobeNewswire
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11:47AM  Analyzing Utilities Recent Dividends and Expected Increases
10:31AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against The Southern Company (SO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: March 24, 2017 Accesswire
10:05AM  SO SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving The Southern Company and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017 Business Wire
09:07AM  DUK, SO, and NEE: Which Utility Returned the Most?
07:36AM  What Investors Should Know about Duke Energys Dividends
Mar-07-17 02:35PM  Duke Energy Stock Seems to Be Trading Cheap Compared to Peers
01:05PM  Short Interest in Duke Energy Rises Sharply but Stock Looks Strong
10:36AM  Southern Company on the Street: Analysts Recommendations and Price Targets
09:07AM  Understanding Top Utilities Total Returns
07:37AM  Which Way Is Southern Companys Dividend Headed?
Mar-06-17 06:05PM  Where Southern Companys Valuation Stands among Peers
04:35PM  What Are Southern Companys Key Indicators Telling Us?
04:30PM  Robbins Arroyo LLP: The Southern Company (SO) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Lawsuit Business Wire
02:48PM  A Closer Look at Southern Companys Kemper Power Plant
Mar-03-17 10:50PM  SOUTHERN COMPANY SHAREHOLDER ALERT by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against The Southern Company (SO) Business Wire
05:15PM  Stull, Stull & Brody Announces Continuing Investigation Relating to The Southern Companys (NYSE:SO) 401(k) Plan GlobeNewswire
11:45AM  SO INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of a Class Action Involving The Southern Company and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017 PR Newswire
07:54AM  Southern downgraded by Argus
Mar-02-17 03:37PM  Energy lags in market rally: Time to buy?
12:40PM  Georgia Power suspends work on proposed Stewart County nuclear plant at bizjournals.com
10:38AM  Atlanta energy data startup Urjanet to double workforce following $20 million investment at bizjournals.com
Mar-01-17 06:11PM  Southern Company (The) -- Moody's downgrades Mississippi Power, assigns Ba1 CFR, outlook negative at Moody's
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Feb-28-17 05:16PM  Plant Hatch Unit 2 completes record-setting refueling outage, enhances production of low-cost, carbon-free electricity PR Newswire
Feb-27-17 06:10PM  Utility Dividend Growth: Southern Company vs. Consolidated Edison
11:32AM  INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of The Southern Company of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017 Business Wire
10:20AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against The Southern Company (SO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: March 24, 2017 Accesswire
07:37AM  A Look at Dominion Resourcess Price Targets and Growth Outlook
07:36AM  Southern Companys Price Targets after Its 4Q16 Earnings
Feb-26-17 06:00AM  DEADLINE ALERT: Brower Piven Alerts Shareholders Of Approaching Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit And Encourages Those With Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In The Southern Company To Contact The Firm Business Wire
Feb-25-17 01:04PM  SOUTHERN CO Financials
Feb-24-17 10:38AM  D, DUK, and NEE: Which Utility Returned the Most?
10:37AM  How Southern Companys Total Returns Compare to Peers
10:00AM  Georgia Power Simple Solar now available PR Newswire
09:07AM  Where Southern Company Stock Might Go from Here
09:00AM  Paula Marino inducted into Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame PR Newswire
07:38AM  How Is Southern Company Valued Currently?
Feb-23-17 05:35PM  Southern Companys 4Q16 Earnings Fell on High Operating Costs
03:43PM  Southern Companys 4Q16 Revenues Surged on Favorable Weather
03:43PM  Kemper County Power Plant Is a New Headache for Southern Company
11:16AM  The Southern Co. :SO-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 23, 2017
10:39AM  Inside PPL Corporations Dividend Yield
10:21AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against The Southern Company (SO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline - March 24, 2017 Accesswire
09:57AM  Eversource Energy Rose Due to Financial Results
09:48AM  How PPLs Current Valuation Stands up to SO and DUK
08:55AM  The Southern Co. :SO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 23, 2017
12:20AM  [$$] Southern Co.s New Clean Coal Plant May Not Be Cost-Efficient at The Wall Street Journal
Feb-22-17 05:04PM  [$$] Southern Co.'s New 'Clean Coal' Plant May Not Be Cost-Efficient at The Wall Street Journal
04:15PM  Edited Transcript of SO earnings conference call or presentation 22-Feb-17 6:00pm GMT
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
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
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