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Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.05 EPS (ttm)2.35 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand908.42M Perf Week0.13%
Market Cap40.66B Forward P/E15.24 EPS next Y2.94 Insider Trans0.04% Shs Float907.85M Perf Month4.82%
Income2.14B PEG5.32 EPS next Q1.15 Inst Own51.60% Short Float3.06% Perf Quarter4.66%
Sales17.88B P/S2.27 EPS this Y16.60% Inst Trans0.03% Short Ratio5.22 Perf Half Y3.13%
Book/sh22.20 P/B2.02 EPS next Y3.52% ROA3.00% Target Price45.21 Perf Year6.25%
Cash/sh0.89 P/C50.01 EPS next 5Y3.58% ROE10.70% 52W Range40.92 - 51.31 Perf YTD-5.58%
Dividend2.17 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y1.10% ROI5.90% 52W High-12.03% Beta0.04
Dividend %4.85% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y3.20% Gross Margin96.30% 52W Low10.32% ATR0.69
Employees26369 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q-2.90% Oper. Margin24.70% RSI (14)60.07 Volatility1.56% 1.53%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.36 EPS Q/Q1.50% Profit Margin12.00% Rel Volume0.54 Prev Close44.76
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.12 EarningsOct 28 BMO Payout89.70% Avg Volume5.33M Price45.14
Recom3.30 SMA203.28% SMA502.48% SMA2001.87% Volume2,791,331 Change0.85%
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
Oct-06-15 01:39PM  The 3 Top-Performing S&P 500 Stocks From a Tough Summer at Motley Fool
Oct-05-15 11:59AM  Southern Company (The) -- Moody's assigns Baa2 rating to new Southern Company Junior Subordinated Notes at Moody's
Oct-03-15 08:05AM  How Is Southern Company Bracing for the Clean Power Plan?
Oct-02-15 02:25PM  Southern Company Unit Sees Further Rise in Kemper Costs
Oct-01-15 03:50PM  Georgia ENERGY STAR® sales tax holiday this weekend PR Newswire
06:01AM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits
Sep-30-15 02:44PM  Georgia Power opens 11 new EV charging islands PR Newswire
01:30PM  This Fallen Sector Means Big Opportunity For Income Investors
10:08AM  What Does the Clean Power Plan Mean for Utilities?
09:41AM  Stocks to Watch: Tesla, Pfizer, Paychex, Campbell Soup at The Wall Street Journal
Sep-29-15 06:40PM  Southern Faces $234 Million IRS Payment Because of Kemper Delays at Bloomberg
04:54PM  Mississippi Power continues evaluating Kemper schedule PR Newswire
Sep-28-15 01:51PM  ETFs with exposure to The Southern Co. : September 28, 2015
10:07AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : September 28, 2015
10:00AM  Georgia Power to finalize ash pond closure schedule within six months PR Newswire
09:56AM  The Urge To Merge: Three Ways To Profit From Utility Takeovers at Forbes
Sep-25-15 06:07PM  Stick With Atmos, Kinder Morgan No Matter When Rates Are Raised at TheStreet
10:45AM  9 Well-Known Stocks With Solid Dividend Yields Above 5% at 24/7 Wall St.
09:07AM  Electricity Generation Falls in the Eastern and Central US
Sep-24-15 03:15PM  Unit 4 Core Make-Up Tanks, Steam Generator A arrive at Vogtle expansion PR Newswire
01:08PM  S.C. regulators approve $64.5M rate increase at SCE&G for nuclear plant construction at
Sep-23-15 03:30PM  Georgia Power recognizes Hartsfield-Jackson for energy efficiency efforts PR Newswire
11:39AM  Georgia Power issues safety and security alert for customers PR Newswire
Sep-22-15 02:32PM  Georgia Power files request for 11 percent fuel rate reduction PR Newswire
02:30PM  Southern Company honors mentorship, community service leaders PR Newswire
Sep-21-15 10:59AM  The Southern Co. Earnings Q2, 2015
09:34AM  Plant Vogtle Unit 1 begins planned refueling and maintenance outage PR Newswire
Sep-17-15 12:07PM  US Electricity Generation Rises in Week Ended September 4
08:50AM  Tennessee Valley Authority Kicks Off A Potential Nuclear Energy Rebirth at Forbes
Sep-16-15 05:30PM  Stocks that rise when rates fall
04:00PM  Dr. Mark Berry named vice president of Georgia Power Environmental Affairs PR Newswire
10:00AM  Learning Power marks fifth anniversary in Georgia classrooms PR Newswire
Sep-15-15 02:41PM  Plant Farley unveils electric charging stations for employees PR Newswire
Sep-14-15 07:04AM  Fed hike could boost these stocks
Sep-10-15 04:52PM  Georgia Power marks groundbreaking of SUBASE Kings Bay solar project PR Newswire
12:10PM  Southern Co. to Buy 2nd Wind Project from Apex Clean Energy
12:08PM  Electricity Generation Falls in All Major US Census Divisions
Sep-09-15 04:25PM  Canadian Solar Unit Secures Financing for Mustang Project
08:30AM  Southern Company subsidiary to acquire second wind project, surpassing 1,600 MW of renewable generation development PR Newswire
Sep-03-15 04:35PM  First Solar Sells Desert Stateline Stake to Southern Co
04:01PM  Mississippi Power recognized as a top utility for economic development PR Newswire
02:30PM  Georgia Power's East Region receives STEM Education Award from Technology Association of Georgia PR Newswire
10:07AM  SPYs Struggle with Wall Street Continues
Sep-02-15 04:52PM  Georgia Power named a top utility for economic development PR Newswire
02:15PM  Still Big Upside Potential for Southern Co. After AGL Acquisition News at 24/7 Wall St.
11:11AM  Southern Buys Stake in First Solar Project, Continuing Expansion at Bloomberg
09:07AM  Parsing the AGL-Southern Material Adverse Effect Clause: Part 2
09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires system's largest solar project PR Newswire
Sep-01-15 05:05PM  Canadian Solar Sells Tranquillity Solar Plant to Southern Co
04:05PM  Alabama Power's renewable energy proposal gets PSC approval at
02:06PM  Plant Hatch breaks ground for new energy education center PR Newswire
11:44AM  Parsing the AGL-Southern Material Adverse Effect Clause: Part 1
11:44AM  The Southern Company, an Electric Utility Holding Company
Aug-31-15 02:05PM  Alabama Power creates "Innovation Team" in time for Innovation Week Birmingham at
11:02AM  Southern Co. buys California solar plant from Canadian Solar at MarketWatch
09:07AM  Whats the Downside if the AGL Resources Deal Breaks?
09:07AM  AGL Resources Purchase: Conditions Southern Company Must Meet
09:07AM  Southern Company Buys AGL ResourcesSecures Gas Infrastructure Market Realist
09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires 200-MW California solar project PR Newswire
Aug-28-15 04:20PM  Southern Co. to be partner on Atlantic Coast Pipeline with Duke Energy, Piedmont at
Aug-27-15 02:15PM  Southern Company partners to award new Gulf Coast Conservation Grants PR Newswire
12:18PM  Southern Makes a $12 Billion Acquisition at Investopedia
11:56AM  Is Breakeven Inflation Indicating a Deferred Rate Hike?
Aug-26-15 03:17PM  Southern Power Company -- Moody's affirms Southern Power Company at Baa1; stable outlook at Moody's
10:57AM  Southern Co.'s AGL Buy to Boost Dividend Growth at
09:48AM  As natural gas replaces coal, U.S. utilities invest big in the future at Fortune
08:01AM  Profit Pressures Push Power Companies To Merge, But Regulators Pose Wildcard at Forbes
Aug-25-15 06:14PM  Pepco Plunges 16% After Regulators Nix Exelon Merger at Investor's Business Daily
05:40PM  AGL RESOURCES INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of AGL Resources Inc. PR Newswire
04:56PM  Southern Co. And AGL To Form 2nd Largest U.S Utility
04:00PM  Can Southern Co. Gain from $12B AGL Resources Buyout?
01:21PM  Regulators reject $6.8bn US utility deal at Financial Times
11:02AM  What Stock Market Crash? These Stocks Have All Moved Higher at Motley Fool
10:44AM  Southern Co. to Buy AGL Resources for $8 Billion at The Wall Street Journal
10:20AM  What a Key Analyst Has to Say About Southern Companys Acquisition
09:43AM  Story Stocks from
09:39AM  Strength Seen in AGL Resources (GAS): Stock Soars 28.3%
07:46AM  Southern Company to buy AGL Resources
12:25AM  PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Aug 25
Aug-24-15 06:54PM  Southern Co. to Buy AGL Resources for $8 Billion at The Wall Street Journal
06:15PM  Southern Co. Buys Natgas Amid Carbon Rules
05:35PM  Gulf Power Company -- Moody's affirms Southern Company ratings, changes outlook to negative at Moody's
03:38PM  Southern Co. Creates No. 2 Utility With AGL Buy at Investor's Business Daily
03:33PM  Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Dips Over 650 Points; Hubbell Shares Spike Higher
03:18PM  Southern Co. Relatively Unscathed by Market Meltdown at
03:08PM  Southern Company Acquires AGL Resources Creating Countrys Second Largest Utility
03:04PM  Southern Turns Meltdown Monday Back to Merger Monday at The Wall Street Journal
03:01PM  WeissLaw LLP Investigates AGL Resources, Inc. Acquisition PR Newswire
02:58PM  Indexes Slump In Volatile Session; Cook Email Lifts Apple at Investor's Business Daily
01:52PM  Apple and Intel only Dow gainers; AGL rallies on Southern deal at MarketWatch
01:41PM  Southern Buys AGL In $12B Deal To Capitalize On Obama's Clean Power Plan at Forbes
01:13PM  The Best Bargain Stocks to Buy During This Global Selloff at TheStreet
12:49PM  Southern Co becomes No.2 U.S. utility with $8 bln AGL deal
12:42PM  Mid-Day Market Update: Crude Oil Dips 5%; Sky-mobi Shares Fall After Q2 Results
12:26PM  Southern-AGL Combination Is Planned Growth Play, CEOs Say
12:00PM  Southern Company--AGL Resources combination enhances customer-focused business model PR Newswire
11:45AM  Mid-Day Market Update: Markets Crash As China, Oil Concerns Ramp Up
11:40AM  Southern Co. Targets Natural Gas in $8B AGL Deal
11:33AM  Hedge Funds Cash In As Southern Co (SO) Acquires AGL Resources Inc. (GAS) For $12 Billion at Insider Monkey
10:58AM  AGL RESOURCES INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout PR Newswire
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public electric utility company. It is involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets, including renewable energy projects. As of December 31, 2014, it operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 33 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 9 solar facilities, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data; and wholesale fiber optic solutions to telecommunication providers in the Southeast. The Southern Company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 12Option Exercise32.8084,4822,771,38057,086Feb 13 09:58 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 12Sale46.6084,4823,936,47311,078Feb 13 09:58 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 06Option Exercise40.14150,0006,021,000160,599Feb 09 09:30 AM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 06Sale48.02150,0007,203,00010,599Feb 09 09:30 AM
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co.Dec 01Option Exercise31.1726,260818,52444,684Dec 01 02:43 PM
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co.Dec 01Sale48.0026,2601,260,48018,424Dec 01 02:43 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSNov 07Option Exercise32.7995,7893,140,97933,003Nov 10 09:41 AM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSNov 07Sale47.0695,7894,508,022799Nov 10 09:41 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoOct 30Option Exercise33.7716,164545,8307,408Nov 03 09:58 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoOct 30Sale46.1716,164746,2921,777Nov 03 09:58 AM
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co.Oct 14Option Exercise31.1726,260818,52444,684Oct 14 01:33 PM
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co.Oct 14Sale47.0026,2601,234,22018,424Oct 14 01:33 PM
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co.Oct 13Option Exercise31.1726,260818,52444,684Oct 14 09:23 AM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCOct 13Option Exercise33.29128,0934,263,585112,683Oct 14 09:23 AM
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co.Oct 13Sale46.0026,2601,207,96018,424Oct 14 09:23 AM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCOct 13Sale46.00128,0935,892,27845,166Oct 14 09:23 AM