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SO [NYSE]
Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.80 EPS (ttm)2.59 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand916.12M Perf Week3.67%
Market Cap47.05B Forward P/E17.26 EPS next Y2.98 Insider Trans-63.20% Shs Float916.12M Perf Month1.40%
Income2.37B PEG6.10 EPS next Q0.69 Inst Own50.70% Short Float2.33% Perf Quarter7.06%
Sales17.49B P/S2.69 EPS this Y18.90% Inst Trans0.45% Short Ratio4.52 Perf Half Y16.22%
Book/sh22.73 P/B2.26 EPS next Y4.49% ROA- Target Price49.29 Perf Year21.67%
Cash/sh- P/C- EPS next 5Y3.25% ROE- 52W Range39.98 - 51.79 Perf YTD10.99%
Dividend2.17 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y1.90% ROI6.30% 52W High-0.83% Beta0.04
Dividend %4.23% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y0.00% Gross Margin69.10% 52W Low28.47% ATR0.71
Employees26703 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-5.20% Oper. Margin24.30% RSI (14)64.66 Volatility1.56% 1.37%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq- EPS Q/Q-5.00% Profit Margin13.40% Rel Volume1.33 Prev Close50.50
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq- EarningsApr 27 BMO Payout63.30% Avg Volume4.73M Price51.36
Recom3.20 SMA202.38% SMA502.73% SMA20011.73% Volume6,279,129 Change1.70%
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
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
May-04-16 04:07PM  What Do Analysts See ahead for Southern Company? Market Realist
01:57PM  AGL Resources (GAS) Reports Weak Q1 Earnings Zacks
May-03-16 04:30PM  Southern Company, AGL Resources receive merger approval from Maryland regulators PR Newswire
04:24PM  Energy efficiency a focus at Atlanta's The Office PR Newswire
May-02-16 05:25PM  ETFs with exposure to The Southern Co. : May 2, 2016 at Capital Cube
Apr-29-16 04:07PM  Southern Company Rose 2% from the Days Low after 1Q16 Results Market Realist
09:47AM  The Southern Co. :SO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers at Capital Cube
Apr-28-16 01:43PM  Weather, Kemper Plant Turn a Thorn for Southern Company in 1Q16 Market Realist
01:43PM  Southern Companys Revenue Fell in 1Q16 on Mild Weather Market Realist
01:22PM  Georgia Power begins construction on new 31 MW on-base solar facility PR Newswire
08:45AM  Heavy call selling sees ceiling in Southern optionMONSTER
12:58AM  Edited Transcript of SO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-16 5:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Apr-27-16 04:13PM  First Solar posts quarterly profit; appoints new CEO Reuters
03:15PM  Southern Sees $6.7 Billion Kemper Plant Using Coal This Summer at Bloomberg
03:00PM  Georgia Power recognizes Post Properties for commitment to electric vehicles PR Newswire
11:56AM  Southern Company Q1 Earnings Top, Revenues Fall Zacks
11:00AM  Mississippi Power, Silicon Ranch break ground on new solar energy facility PR Newswire
10:22AM  Southern Company Delivers Energetic Earnings at Motley Fool
08:55AM  Southern Company (SO) Beats Q1 Earnings, Revenue Falls Zacks
08:52AM  Southern Company Q1 Adjusted EPS Tops Estimates, Revenue Miss Benzinga
08:30AM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
07:47AM  Southern Co. beats 1Q profit forecasts AP
07:30AM  Southern Company reports first-quarter earnings PR Newswire
07:07AM  Q1 2016 Southern Co Earnings Release - 07:30 am ET CCBN
Apr-26-16 06:52PM  Can Southern Company's (SO) Q1 Earnings Surprise? Zacks
06:06PM  Is Southern Company Poised for Growth in 2016? Market Realist
04:20PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events EDGAR Online
Apr-25-16 03:49PM  Southern Company faces bearish trades optionMONSTER
12:36PM  Georgia Power releases 2015 Citizenship Report PR Newswire
Apr-22-16 01:49PM  The Southern Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:SO) : April 22, 2016 at Capital Cube
10:53AM  Southern Nuclear hosts renowned safety presenter for high school students in communities where it operates PR Newswire
Apr-21-16 01:06PM  Whats Next for Southern Company after Its Steep Climb? Market Realist
01:06PM  SOs Regulated Operations Expansion Signals Its Stable Growth Market Realist
01:00PM  DiversityInc names Southern Company a top U.S. diverse corporation PR Newswire
11:14AM  The ETF Trade: Trouble in Utility ETFs CNBC
10:11AM  SunEdison Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection at Forbes
08:13AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : April 21, 2016 at Capital Cube
07:56AM  Con Edison to Buy Gas Pipeline Stake for $975 Million at Bloomberg
Apr-19-16 03:05PM  Georgia Power joins with partners, elected officials to recognize Georgia linemen PR Newswire
11:02AM  Southern Company Rewards its Investors with Dividend Hike
Apr-18-16 03:00PM  First AP1000 reactor coolant pump delivered to Vogtle expansion PR Newswire
02:45PM  Southern Company raises dividend rate 15th straight year; annualized rate goes to $2.24 per share PR Newswire
Apr-17-16 06:36AM  The 4 Largest Utilities ETFs (XLU, VPU) at Investopedia
Apr-15-16 02:25PM  AGL Resources-Southern Company Deal Approved in Georgia
Apr-14-16 05:05PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
01:33PM  Southern Co. acquisition of AGL Resources wins approval at bizjournals.com
11:50AM  Alabama Power declares dividends PR Newswire
11:20AM  Georgia Power base electric rates to remain flat through 2019 PR Newswire
11:15AM  Southern Company, AGL Resources receive merger approval from Georgia regulators PR Newswire
Apr-13-16 12:09PM  Plant Hatch unveils new FLEX Dome PR Newswire
12:08PM  Westar Energy: Why Its Outperformance Is Attractive to Suitors
10:30AM  Taking Profits In These Top Dividend Stocks at Forbes
Apr-12-16 04:57PM  Georgia Power named to SEPA Top 10 list for solar connected in 2015 PR Newswire
Apr-11-16 01:26PM  New Vogtle timeline video showcases first-quarter progress at nuclear expansion PR Newswire
11:26AM  Southern Co.'s Power May Have Peaked
10:19AM  Plant Farley Unit 2 planned activities underway for the production of clean, safe, affordable and reliable nuclear energy PR Newswire
Apr-07-16 04:30PM  PowerSecure Announces May 5, 2016 As Date For Special Meeting PR Newswire
03:30PM  Got Power? #ThankALineman with Georgia Power throughout April PR Newswire
02:15PM  What Can Investors Expect from the Utilities Sector?
09:00AM  Why are These Stocks Gaining Momentum? AES, SO, PPL, and CPN Accesswire
Apr-06-16 09:30AM  Southern Company first-quarter earnings to be released April 27 PR Newswire
Apr-05-16 04:54PM  New filing illustrates importance of Plant Vogtle expansion to reliability, economic growth PR Newswire
01:24PM  Net Metering Continued to Have Strong Growth in 2015
Apr-04-16 04:31PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
03:45PM  MCLB Albany solar project reaches milestone PR Newswire
02:50PM  Southern Company CEO is Bullish on Solar, Wind
11:07AM  DTE Energys 12-Month Returns Track Utilities Sector
Mar-31-16 04:30PM  Southern Company, PowerSecure announce the termination of the Hart-Scott-Rodino waiting period PR Newswire
01:05PM  Southern Co. opens innovation center at Georgia Tech at bizjournals.com
10:04AM  Will Feds Status Quo Force Analysts to Amend Utilities Targets?
09:22AM  Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Issues Positive Order on Grid Assurance Filing PR Newswire
Mar-30-16 11:07AM  NRG Energys Forward Dividend Yield and Its Historical Average
Mar-29-16 02:00PM  Closure preparation activities underway at all 29 Georgia Power ash ponds PR Newswire
01:48PM  Duriya Farooqui to lead Atlanta Committee for Progress at noodls
01:28PM  Southern Co. inks huge lease for two buildings at Colonnade at bizjournals.com
09:50AM  Southern Company Plant Vogtle Unit 2 Resumes Operations
01:05AM  Utilities Debt: A Growth Driver or a Risk Alert?
Mar-28-16 03:10PM  Upgrades to Plant Vogtle Unit 2 enhance the production of low-cost, carbon-free electricity at noodls
02:50PM  Upgrades to Plant Vogtle Unit 2 enhance the production of low-cost, carbon-free electricity at noodls
02:47PM  Upgrades to Plant Vogtle Unit 2 enhance the production of low-cost, carbon-free electricity PR Newswire
01:04AM  How Did Canadian Solar Beat Analyst Estimates for 4Q15 Revenues?
Mar-27-16 11:35AM  In Your 70s? 3 Stocks You Might Want to Buy at Motley Fool
Mar-25-16 12:00PM  These 3 Dividend Stocks Are Resilient to Inflation -- but What Do Their Charts Say? at TheStreet
Mar-24-16 01:58PM  Progress continues at Vogtle nuclear expansion at noodls
01:30PM  Progress continues at Vogtle nuclear expansion PR Newswire
Mar-23-16 01:05AM  Can We Expect Higher Dividend Growth from Regulated Utilities?
Mar-22-16 05:28PM  Southern Company, AGL Resources receive merger approval from California regulators at noodls
04:53PM  Southern Company, AGL Resources receive merger approval from California regulators at noodls
04:30PM  Southern Company, AGL Resources receive merger approval from California regulators PR Newswire
09:30AM  Moody's: Benefits of electric utilities acquiring natural gas assets offset by higher debt at Moody's
Mar-21-16 12:11PM  Georgia utility eyes possible new nuclear plant site at bizjournals.com
09:05AM  Regulated Utilities: Trading at Discount to Historical Yields
Mar-20-16 01:05PM  How Are Utilities Using Expanding Regulated Operations?
12:20PM  Top 3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks for Safe Retirement Income at TheStreet
Mar-17-16 01:06PM  How Did Feds Stance Help Utilities Outperform Broader Equities?
01:06PM  Will Utilities Keep Up the Momentum?
Mar-16-16 01:30PM  Protect Yourself From The Next Selloff With These 5 Income Stocks
Mar-14-16 03:49PM  The 10 Best Dividend Stocks For Retirement at Insider Monkey
03:28PM  Southern Co (SO): Uninterrupted Dividends Since 1949 and a 4.4% Yield at Insider Monkey
Mar-10-16 03:50PM  Southern Company (SO) Arm Closes Green Bonds Issuance
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
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
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