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SO [NYSE]
The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E17.20 EPS (ttm)3.21 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand1.05B Perf Week-0.72%
Market Cap57.92B Forward P/E17.52 EPS next Y3.16 Insider Trans-51.89% Shs Float1.03B Perf Month-0.84%
Income3.34B PEG7.92 EPS next Q0.71 Inst Own58.50% Short Float1.71% Perf Quarter6.37%
Sales22.54B P/S2.57 EPS this Y273.60% Inst Trans0.10% Short Ratio4.36 Perf Half Y17.42%
Book/sh25.47 P/B2.17 EPS next Y4.19% ROA3.00% Target Price54.24 Perf Year16.24%
Cash/sh1.30 P/C42.56 EPS next 5Y2.17% ROE13.50% 52W Range42.50 - 57.08 Perf YTD25.84%
Dividend2.48 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y2.80% ROI5.20% 52W High-3.17% Beta0.19
Dividend %4.49% Quick Ratio0.70 Sales past 5Y6.60% Gross Margin86.60% 52W Low30.05% ATR0.77
Employees29192 Current Ratio0.90 Sales Q/Q-15.10% Oper. Margin28.90% RSI (14)46.58 Volatility1.36% 1.35%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.67 EPS Q/Q116.00% Profit Margin15.00% Rel Volume1.37 Prev Close56.13
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.53 EarningsJul 31 BMO Payout73.60% Avg Volume4.04M Price55.27
Recom3.20 SMA20-1.21% SMA500.69% SMA20011.03% Volume5,512,372 Change-1.53%
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The Southern Company, through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. It operates in four segments: Gas Distribution Operations, Gas Pipeline Investments, Wholesale Gas Services, and Gas Marketing Services. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages power generation assets, including renewable energy facilities and sells electricity in the wholesale market; and distributes natural gas in Illinois, Georgia, Virginia, and Tennessee, as well as provides gas marketing services, wholesale gas services, and gas pipeline investments operations. It owns and/or operates 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 26 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 40 solar facilities, 9 wind facilities, and 1 biomass facility; and constructs, operates, and maintains 75,200 miles of natural gas pipelines and 14 storage facilities with total capacity of 158 Bcf to provide natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers. The company serves approximately 9 million electric and gas utility customers. It also provides products and services in the areas of distributed generation infrastructure, energy efficiency, and utility infrastructure. In addition, the company offers 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
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearJul 03Sale56.002,000112,00073,772Jul 03 05:17 PM
Evans Andrew WExecutive Vice President & CFOJul 01Option Exercise0.0020,3250104,234Jul 03 05:15 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 24Option Exercise44.423,775167,68613,787Jun 24 05:13 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 24Sale56.423,775212,98610,012Jun 24 05:13 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 20Option Exercise44.067,969351,11417,981Jun 20 05:31 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCJun 20Option Exercise37.97104,1073,952,943224,842Jun 20 05:30 PM
Kerr, II James YEVP, Chief Legal Officer & CCOJun 20Option Exercise42.1625,0001,054,00067,655Jun 20 05:33 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCJun 20Sale56.02104,1075,832,074120,735Jun 20 05:30 PM
Kerr, II James YEVP, Chief Legal Officer & CCOJun 20Sale56.1625,0001,404,00042,655Jun 20 05:33 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 20Sale56.067,969446,74210,012Jun 20 05:31 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCJun 19Option Exercise37.9760,2702,288,452181,005Jun 20 05:30 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCJun 19Sale56.0060,2703,375,120120,735Jun 20 05:30 PM
Wilson Anthony LPres & CEO, Mississippi PowerJun 13Option Exercise44.2279,4293,512,47472,973Jun 14 05:36 PM
Wilson Anthony LPres & CEO, Mississippi PowerJun 13Sale55.1479,4294,379,71529,190Jun 14 05:36 PM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCJun 10Option Exercise43.28267,44211,573,711183,283Jun 11 06:03 PM
Kerr, II James YEVP, Chief Legal Officer & CCOJun 10Option Exercise42.16100,0004,216,000142,655Jun 11 06:05 PM
Kerr, II James YEVP, Chief Legal Officer & CCOJun 10Sale54.40100,0005,440,00042,655Jun 11 06:05 PM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCJun 10Sale54.42267,44214,554,19462,602Jun 11 06:03 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 06Option Exercise44.1811,625513,55717,862Jun 07 05:23 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 06Sale55.1811,625641,43210,012Jun 07 05:23 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsJun 05Option Exercise41.2875,1443,101,94485,309Jun 06 07:27 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsJun 05Sale54.9875,1444,131,41710,165Jun 06 07:27 PM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearJun 03Sale53.502,000107,00075,772Jun 04 05:10 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerMay 21Option Exercise44.423,786168,17413,798May 22 05:25 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerMay 21Sale54.423,786206,03410,012May 22 05:25 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerMay 13Option Exercise44.067,850345,87117,862May 14 05:10 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerMay 13Sale54.067,850424,37110,012May 14 05:10 PM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearApr 04Sale51.687,000361,76077,772Apr 08 05:06 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCApr 02Option Exercise31.17233,4777,277,478354,212Apr 03 05:30 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCApr 02Sale51.29233,47711,975,035120,735Apr 03 05:30 PM
EARLEY ANTHONY F JRDirectorMar 14Buy51.8362032,1351,261Jun 07 05:25 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsMar 07Sale50.3618,922952,91210,165Mar 08 05:36 PM
Clark Henry A IIIDirectorMar 05Buy50.192,000100,3802,000Mar 06 05:10 PM
Evans Andrew WExecutive Vice President & CFOFeb 13Option Exercise0.005,369085,539Feb 15 05:28 PM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 13Option Exercise0.003,363086,298Feb 15 05:27 PM
Greene Kimberly S,Chair & CEO, Southern Co. GasFeb 13Option Exercise0.003,558056,556Feb 15 05:26 PM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselFeb 13Option Exercise0.004,017043,734Feb 15 05:25 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerFeb 13Option Exercise0.0057009,770Feb 15 05:24 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCFeb 13Option Exercise0.005,3180123,148Feb 15 05:23 PM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 13Option Exercise0.004,768064,718Feb 15 05:23 PM
Wilson Anthony LPres & CEO, Mississippi PowerFeb 13Option Exercise0.001,767029,887Feb 15 05:22 PM
Lantrip MarkChair, President & CEO, SCSFeb 13Option Exercise0.003,228025,640Feb 15 05:20 PM
FANNING THOMAS APresident, CEO & ChairmanFeb 13Option Exercise0.0019,6280219,464Feb 15 05:19 PM
Connally Stan WExecutive Vice President, SCSFeb 13Option Exercise0.001,957030,409Feb 15 05:18 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 13Option Exercise0.003,192029,792Feb 15 05:18 PM
Lantrip MarkChair, President & CEO, SCSFeb 12Option Exercise41.2833,0001,362,24056,157Feb 13 05:45 PM
Lantrip MarkChair, President & CEO, SCSFeb 12Sale49.5033,0001,633,50023,157Feb 13 05:45 PM
Lantrip MarkChair, President & CEO, SCSFeb 11Option Exercise0.002,741012,121Feb 13 05:44 PM
FANNING THOMAS APresident, CEO & ChairmanFeb 11Option Exercise0.0021,8480161,676Feb 13 05:42 PM
Connally Stan WExecutive Vice President, SCSFeb 11Option Exercise0.002,203018,324Feb 13 05:41 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCFeb 11Option Exercise0.005,871091,972Feb 13 05:40 PM
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APCFeb 11Option Exercise0.005,315038,328Feb 13 05:39 PM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselFeb 11Option Exercise0.003,764024,546Feb 13 05:37 PM
Greene Kimberly S,Chair & CEO, Southern Co. GasFeb 11Option Exercise0.003,927034,816Feb 13 05:38 PM
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 11Option Exercise0.003,712069,292Feb 13 05:36 PM
Wilson Anthony LPres & CEO, Mississippi PowerFeb 11Option Exercise0.001,949018,917Feb 13 05:22 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 11Option Exercise0.002,701012,866Feb 13 05:21 PM
Evans Andrew WExecutive Vice President & CFOFeb 11Option Exercise0.005,275081,774Feb 13 05:20 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCFeb 06Option Exercise31.3990,9422,854,669177,043Feb 07 05:41 PM
EARLEY ANTHONY F JRDirectorFeb 06Buy48.6964131,210641Jun 07 05:25 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCFeb 06Sale48.6090,9424,419,78186,101Feb 07 05:41 PM
Evans Andrew WExecutive Vice President & CFODec 31Option Exercise0.0046,055097,385Jan 03 05:28 PM
Wilson Anthony LPres & CEO, Mississippi PowerDec 04Option Exercise34.6935,0611,216,11544,738Dec 06 05:29 PM
Wilson Anthony LPres & CEO, Mississippi PowerDec 04Sale47.2435,0611,656,2439,677Dec 06 05:29 PM
Lantrip MarkChair, President & CEO, SCSDec 04Sale47.589,000428,2079,380Dec 06 05:27 PM
Greene Kimberly S,Chair & CEO, Southern Co. GasDec 03Sale47.0315,000705,45030,889Dec 04 05:36 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 16Sale47.4016,371776,02510,165Aug 17 05:13 PM