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SO [NYSE]
Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E21.27 EPS (ttm)2.52 Insider Own0.03% Shs Outstand978.71M Perf Week3.00%
Market Cap52.39B Forward P/E18.01 EPS next Y2.97 Insider Trans-78.41% Shs Float978.33M Perf Month3.36%
Income2.33B PEG6.73 EPS next Q1.12 Inst Own49.90% Short Float1.53% Perf Quarter5.69%
Sales17.42B P/S3.01 EPS this Y18.90% Inst Trans4.55% Short Ratio2.56 Perf Half Y8.17%
Book/sh23.57 P/B2.27 EPS next Y4.13% ROA2.90% Target Price52.81 Perf Year28.79%
Cash/sh1.94 P/C27.62 EPS next 5Y3.16% ROE11.10% 52W Range40.94 - 54.06 Perf YTD18.24%
Dividend2.24 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y1.90% ROI6.30% 52W High-0.87% Beta0.10
Dividend %4.18% Quick Ratio1.50 Sales past 5Y0.00% Gross Margin71.10% 52W Low30.89% ATR0.72
Employees26703 Current Ratio1.80 Sales Q/Q2.80% Oper. Margin25.00% RSI (14)62.58 Volatility1.22% 1.35%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.79 EPS Q/Q-5.60% Profit Margin13.40% Rel Volume0.38 Prev Close53.53
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.61 EarningsOct 26 BMO Payout86.50% Avg Volume5.86M Price53.59
Recom3.10 SMA203.25% SMA502.52% SMA2008.60% Volume115,203 Change0.11%
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
Nov-21-12Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $47 → $44.50
Sep-26-16 09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary's Tranquillity Solar Facility in California begins operation PR Newswire
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Sep-21-16 11:00AM  Atlantic Coast Pipeline Signs Construction Contract With Spring Ridge Constructors PR Newswire
Sep-20-16 01:04PM  SOUTHERN CO Financials
10:05AM  Inside American Electric Powers Troubling Generation Mix
08:05AM  How Is American Electric Power Valued Compared to Peers?
Sep-19-16 04:06PM  Georgia Power's 30-MW solar facility at SUBASE Kings Bay now online PR Newswire
10:21AM  Southern Company Brings Online Second Gassifier at Kemper
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10:04AM  VPU Versus XLU: Which Utility ETF Is Better?
08:04AM  What Institutions Are Doing with Their Holdings in XLU
Sep-17-16 08:18AM  2 High Yield Stocks To Buy, 2 To Sell Now at Forbes
Sep-16-16 08:30AM  Southern Company subsidiary announces another syngas production milestone at Kemper County energy facility PR Newswire
Sep-15-16 03:39PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
Sep-13-16 11:10AM  Kinder Morgan, Inc.'s Best Moves in 2016 So Far at Motley Fool
08:00AM  Top 3 Nuclear Stocks of 2016 (EXC, CCJ) at Investopedia
08:00AM  Energy Impact Partners Invests in Opus One Solutions Marketwired
Sep-12-16 02:59PM  Southern to Use Drones to Review Storm Damage (SO) at Investopedia
11:04AM  Coal Prices Remained Steady in the Week Ending September 9
08:05AM  Most US Regions Are Reporting Drops in Electricity Generation
06:30AM  Fortis Inc. Joins Energy Impact Partners Utility Coalition Marketwired
Sep-09-16 06:04PM  How Subdued Electricity Generation Could Impact US Coal Producers
11:49AM  Is Southern Company's Dividend Still Safe?
08:05AM  Analyzing NiSources Revenue Growth
Sep-08-16 10:43AM  Returns of Utility Stocks with High and Low Implied Volatility
10:04AM  Majority of US Regions Report Drops in Electricity Generation
08:30AM  My Top High-Yield Pick In A Sector Ready To Rally
08:04AM  Coal Industry Deals with Declines in US Electricity Generation
Sep-07-16 12:06PM  Kinder Morgan, Inc.'s Best Business Segment in 2016 So Far at Motley Fool
08:12AM  [$$] Southern says services running 'reasonably well' despite strike at Financial Times
Sep-06-16 06:51PM  Southern Natural Gas Company -- Moody's upgrades Southern Natural Gas to Baa2; outlook stable at Moody's
04:40PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal
09:00AM  Kevin C. Fitzgerald Joins Energy Impact Partners as Chief Utility Officer Marketwired
07:13AM  For Every Hour With Patients, Doctors Spend Two Record-Keeping at Forbes
Sep-03-16 12:30PM  Update: Georgia Power restores power to more than 200,000 customers following Tropical Storm Hermine PR Newswire
Sep-02-16 08:22AM  Southern Company (SO) Unit to Buy Natural Gas Power Plant
Sep-01-16 04:59PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
04:15PM  Southern Company, Kinder Morgan Finalize Southern Natural Gas Pipeline Strategic Venture PR Newswire
04:15PM  Southern Company, Kinder Morgan Finalize Southern Natural Gas Pipeline Strategic Venture Business Wire
09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary to acquire natural gas-fired power facility in Minnesota PR Newswire
08:20AM  Why You Should (and Shouldn't) Buy Kinder Morgan Stock at Motley Fool
08:06AM  Returns of Utility Stocks with High and Low Implied Volatility
07:30AM  Sense Closes $14 Million Series A Marketwired
07:30AM  Energy Impact Partners Co-Leads $14 Million Investment in Sense Labs, Inc. Marketwired
Aug-31-16 04:24PM  15th VCM Report recaps progress at Vogtle expansion through June 2016 PR Newswire
Aug-29-16 09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires Grant Plains wind facility PR Newswire
Aug-25-16 08:04AM  Returns of Utility Stocks with High and Low Implied Volatility
Aug-24-16 06:00PM  Energy Systems Group Awarded UESC at Maxwell Air Force Base Marketwired
01:30PM  Utility Stocks Are About To Pull Back -- Get Ready To Buy
12:28PM  The 7 Best Utility Stocks for Safe Retirement Income
11:04AM  Are Institutional Investors Trimming Their NRG Holdings?
Aug-22-16 04:30PM  2 million-pound CA20 module safely lifted into Vogtle Unit 4 nuclear island PR Newswire
04:06PM  New smart grid technologies mean fewer, shorter power outages for Georgia Power customers PR Newswire
10:30AM  Southern Company welcomes leading Chinese research facility to global carbon capture coalition PR Newswire
09:32AM  X-energy and Southern Nuclear Collaborate on Advanced Reactor Development PR Newswire
Aug-19-16 02:27PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
01:39PM  Stock Indexes Dip, But Ulta Scores New High
Aug-17-16 01:35PM  Southern Co. to Float Secondary Share Issue at Investopedia
10:10AM  Southern Company Prices Common Stock in Public Offering
08:00AM  Southern Falls After Pricing a 32.5 Million Share Offering
08:00AM  Southern Falls After Pricing 32.5 Million Share Offering at Bloomberg
Aug-16-16 08:30PM  Southern Company announces pricing of public offering of common stock PR Newswire
05:11PM  Southern Co. (SO) Stock Down in After-Hours Trading, Announces Public Offering
04:29PM  Janus Thinks Bond Proxies Will Go out of Favor if Inflation Rises
04:04PM  Southern Company announces public offering of common stock PR Newswire
Aug-15-16 02:30PM  Will Kinder Morgan, Inc. Raise Its Dividend in 2017? at Motley Fool
10:52AM  ETFs with exposure to The Southern Co. : August 15, 2016
Aug-12-16 10:54AM  Southern Co Poised to Grow Amid Higher Financing Costs
08:15AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : August 12, 2016
Aug-11-16 01:30PM  PPLs 2Q16 Earnings Rose 14%: 9% Drop in 2017 Earnings?
12:40PM  Top 4 Research Reports for August 11, 2016
10:30AM  Subsidizing Nuclear Will Only Make Our Grid Problems Worse at Forbes
Aug-09-16 11:07AM  How Duke Energys Valuation Compared to Its Peers
09:09AM  Analyzing Duke Energys Sales and Customer Growth Trends in 2Q16
Aug-08-16 05:40PM  Power outage at Delta causes flight cancellations, delays
03:04PM  Analyzing Duke Energys Return on Equity
01:30PM  Mississippi Power issues statement regarding Kemper County energy facility schedule PR Newswire
12:50PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Financial Statements and Exhibits
12:29PM  SOUTHERN CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
09:04AM  Is Xcel Energy Attractive despite Its Muted Price Targets?
03:23AM  Somfy SA :SO-FR: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : August 8, 2016
Aug-04-16 01:52PM  Auditor: All but $3.6M of $377M in Kemper refunds complete
11:17AM  Georgia Power Marketplace makes saving money and energy easier than ever PR Newswire
07:47AM  Returns of Utility Stocks with High and Low Implied Volatility
Aug-03-16 01:46AM  Sogefi SpA :SO-IT: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 3, 2016
Aug-02-16 02:21PM  Southern Co. CEO: Absolutely a change in our business mod...
11:45AM  The Southern Co. :SO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 2, 2016
Aug-01-16 02:15PM  Southern Co (SO) President & CEO, APC Mark A. Crosswhite Sold $8.9 million of Stocks
09:06AM  Why NextEra Energy May Shine Brighter after Its 2Q16 Results
Jul-30-16 03:12PM  Map Shows Whether Yankees Or Mets Winning Merchandise War In New York City
Jul-29-16 01:30PM  Harness The Power Of Dividends
09:07AM  Analyzing NextEra Energys Valuation after Its 2Q16 Results
Jul-28-16 04:30PM  NextEra Energys Strong Performance Continues in 2Q16
04:15PM  Valero Energy Board of Directors Elects New Members GlobeNewswire
11:06AM  XEL, SO, WEC: Analyzing Towering Valuations of Utilities
09:53AM  Returns of Utility Stocks with High and Low Implied Volatility
03:43AM  Edited Transcript of SO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 5:00pm GMT
Jul-27-16 03:47PM  Wholesale Unit Helps Southern Company (SO) Beat Q2 Earnings
12:56PM  How Will Weather Impact Xcel Energys Sales in 2Q16?
10:46AM  Electric, Pipeline Segments Boost DTE Energys 2Q Performance
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets, including renewable energy projects. As of December 31, 2015, it operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 31 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 16 solar facilities, 1 wind facility, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data; and wholesale fiber optic solutions to telecommunication providers in the Southeast. The Southern Company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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
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
Greene Kimberly S,EVP & COO, Southern Co.Jul 05Sale54.00141,8187,658,17235,868Jul 06 02:26 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
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 30Sale53.287,000372,9602,394Jul 05 08:46 AM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 30Sale53.0062,5883,317,16412,553Jul 05 08:45 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
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 04Sale47.9063,9263,062,2474,710Feb 05 10:19 AM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 04Sale48.3015,635755,23910,134Feb 05 10:20 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