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SO [NYSE]
The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E80.07 EPS (ttm)0.56 Insider Own0.04% Shs Outstand1.01B Perf Week-1.79%
Market Cap45.06B Forward P/E14.81 EPS next Y3.00 Insider Trans-43.80% Shs Float1.00B Perf Month-12.09%
Income568.00M PEG34.22 EPS next Q0.46 Inst Own57.50% Short Float2.80% Perf Quarter-13.32%
Sales22.58B P/S2.00 EPS this Y-1.30% Inst Trans1.05% Short Ratio5.33 Perf Half Y-6.09%
Book/sh24.01 P/B1.85 EPS next Y1.39% ROA0.50% Target Price49.63 Perf Year-9.40%
Cash/sh1.82 P/C24.48 EPS next 5Y2.34% ROE2.30% 52W Range44.26 - 53.51 Perf YTD-7.59%
Dividend2.32 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y0.00% ROI5.10% 52W High-16.95% Beta0.07
Dividend %5.22% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y2.40% Gross Margin87.70% 52W Low0.41% ATR0.72
Employees32015 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q-1.00% Oper. Margin10.40% RSI (14)21.13 Volatility1.82% 1.47%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.08 EPS Q/Q-9.40% Profit Margin2.50% Rel Volume1.67 Prev Close44.90
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.83 EarningsFeb 21 BMO Payout399.80% Avg Volume5.27M Price44.44
Recom3.10 SMA20-5.67% SMA50-10.52% SMA200-10.45% Volume8,794,937 Change-1.02%
Jan-12-18Initiated JP Morgan Underweight $46
Jan-11-18Downgrade Goldman Neutral → Sell
Oct-24-17Resumed BofA/Merrill Underperform $51
Sep-29-17Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform $53
Sep-14-17Upgrade Guggenheim Neutral → Buy
Aug-01-17Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $50 → $52
Jul-10-17Upgrade Macquarie Neutral → Outperform
Jun-28-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $54 → $53
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
Jan-20-18 10:00AM  Southern Company accelerating restoration efforts in Puerto Rico by deploying additional personnel and equipment PR Newswire
Jan-19-18 02:35PM  Southern Company announces quarterly dividend PR Newswire
09:05AM  Brokerages Turn Bullish ahead of NextEra Energys 4Q17 Results Market Realist
07:34AM  Where NextEra Energy Stock Could Go from Here Market Realist
Jan-18-18 04:05PM  How Does Southern Companys Dividend Profile Look? Market Realist
02:38PM  Legacy Wealth Management, Inc Buys Schwab U.S. Broad Market, Sells Southern Co GuruFocus.com
02:35PM  SCANA Has Highest Yield among S&P 500 Utilities Market Realist
01:04PM  These 5 S&P 500 Utilities Offer Highest Dividend Yields Market Realist
10:58AM  52-Week Company Lows GuruFocus.com
10:31AM  NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Do Top Utilities Offer Decent Potential? Market Realist
09:47AM  AES Stock Is Overbought, Peers Trade in the Deep Oversold Zone Market Realist
09:02AM  What Utilities Recent Implied Volatility Trends Suggest Market Realist
Jan-17-18 04:20PM  How Are Utilities Moving Averages and Short Interest Trending? Market Realist
01:16PM  The Utility Sectors Best and Worst Performers Last Week Market Realist
01:04PM  Annual Plant Vogtle Emergency Information Calendar now available for neighbors PR Newswire
12:47PM  Annual Plant Hatch Emergency Information Calendar now available for neighbors PR Newswire
12:47PM  Annual Plant Farley Emergency Information Calendar now available for neighbors PR Newswire
Jan-16-18 02:14PM  Which Utility Is the Best Dividend Stock? Motley Fool
09:27AM  Utilities Stocks Look Ridiculously Cheap: Chart TheStreet.com
Jan-15-18 10:32AM  Dominion Energy Has a Better Dividend Profile than Sempra Market Realist
09:05AM  Dominion Energy and Sempra Energys Free Cash Flows Market Realist
Jan-12-18 05:50PM  Southern Companys Price Targets after Goldman Sachs Downgrade Market Realist
04:20PM  Does Southern Company Stock Have an Attractive Valuation? Market Realist
02:47PM  Southern Company Fell to 2-Year Low on Goldman Sachs Downgrade Market Realist
02:40PM  State Sen. Chuck Hufstelter questions financial plan for Plant Vogtle American City Business Journals
10:57AM  Alabama Power Dividends Declared PR Newswire
07:35AM  NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Largest Utilities Dividend Outlook Market Realist
Jan-11-18 03:10PM  Which Top Utility Offers the Highest Dividend Growth? Market Realist
01:40PM  NextEra Energy: Higher Dividend Growth than Its Peers Market Realist
12:08PM  Analyzing the Largest S&P 500 Utilities Dividend Profiles Market Realist
Jan-10-18 09:51PM  /C O R R E C T I O N -- Georgia Power/ PR Newswire
Jan-09-18 07:53PM  What Should We Expect From The Southern Companys (NYSE:SO) Earnings Over The Couple Of Years? Simply Wall St.
04:14PM  Georgia Power and PulteGroup partner for first Smart Neighborhood in Atlanta PR Newswire
09:35AM  Should Value Investors Consider Southern Company (SO) Stock? Zacks
09:02AM  DUK, SO, and D: Top Utilities Received a Target Price Cut Market Realist
Jan-05-18 05:44PM  MEAG - Non PPA Project M Vogtle Units 3&4 -- Moody's affirms MEAG Power Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 and 4 Project M, P and J Revenue Bonds Moody's
04:55PM  Dalton (City of) GA -- Moody's Affirms A2 Rating on Dalton (City of),Georgia Combined Utility Enterprise; Moody's
04:05PM  Appling County Development Authority, GA -- Moody's changes Oglethorpe Power's outlook to stable from negative; ratings affirmed Moody's
03:50PM  Alabama Power to showcase Hoover neighborhood at international conference American City Business Journals
01:16PM  Bartow County Development Authority, GA -- Moody's affirms Georgia Power at A3 negative; affirms Southern at Baa2 stable Moody's
12:44PM  How Duke Energy Stock Is Currently Valued Relative to Its Peers Market Realist
Jan-04-18 04:12PM  Project SHARE makes helping neighbors easy this winter PR Newswire
Jan-03-18 05:23PM  International Builders' Show to put spotlight on Smart Neighborhood by Alabama Power PR Newswire
07:30AM  NEE, DUK, D, and SO: How Have the Top Utilities Fared This Year? Market Realist
Jan-02-18 11:55AM  How US Utility Stocks Are Valued for the New Year Market Realist
10:31AM  Assessing Analysts Views and Price Targets on Utility Giants Market Realist
09:01AM  Analyzing the Volatilities of the Largest S&P 500 Utilities Market Realist
Jan-01-18 10:33AM  This Utility Has the Juiciest Dividend Profile among Its Peers Market Realist
07:33AM  NEE, SO, DUK, or D: Which Utility Has the Most Alarming Leverage? Market Realist
Dec-29-17 02:00PM  A Closer Look at Top Utilities Earnings Profiles Market Realist
Dec-27-17 09:01AM  Analyzing the Top Utilities: NEE, DUK, SO, and D Market Realist
Dec-26-17 08:54AM  Utilities Sail through Rough Seas and Markets Rise Market Realist
07:29AM  Southern Company (SO) Vogtle Project Wins Georgia PSC Nod Zacks
Dec-23-17 11:00AM  Regulators Rescue Troubled Vogtle Nuclear Plant Oilprice.com
Dec-22-17 01:39PM  Major concrete placement completed for Vogtle Unit 4 PR Newswire
Dec-21-17 01:42PM  Troubled $25 billion nuclear project gets OK to continue Associated Press
12:46PM  Georgia gives Southern Co go-ahead to finish nuclear power project Reuters
10:31AM  Georgia gives Southern Co go-ahead to finish nuclear power project Reuters
10:29AM  Georgia Power will move forward with Vogtle 3 & 4 project PR Newswire
10:19AM  Americas Last Nuclear Project Gets Green Light From Georgia Bloomberg
Dec-20-17 04:15PM  Southern Companys Price Targets and Wall Streets Views Market Realist
02:45PM  Whats Next for Southern Company Stock? Market Realist
01:14PM  Southern Company Stock Is in the Oversold Zone Market Realist
10:31AM  Looking at Top Utilities Price Targets and Analysts Views Market Realist
09:09AM  Will Southern's (SO) Vogtle Perish Post Dec 21 PSC Verdict? Zacks
Dec-19-17 04:27PM  Last Hope for U.S. Nuclear Revival Set to Win Go-Ahead Bloomberg
Dec-18-17 09:02AM  AESs Price Targets and Analysts Views Market Realist
08:56AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SO-US : December 18, 2017 Capital Cube
12:43AM  Power restored for all essential activities at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport PR Newswire
Dec-17-17 06:41PM  Georgia Power Update: Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport PR Newswire
Dec-14-17 02:31PM  How Southern Company Stock Is Valued Currently Market Realist
12:54PM  Natural Gas Inventories Rose Unexpectedly: The Impact on Coal Market Realist
09:39AM  Toshiba fulfills $3.68 billion parent guarantee obligation for Vogtle nuclear expansion PR Newswire
Dec-13-17 05:01PM  Georgia Power assists AT&T with Project AirGig Trials to Bring Ultra-Fast Internet Over Power Lines Closer to Reality PR Newswire
07:32AM  Analysts Raised Target Prices for These Utilities Last Week Market Realist
Dec-12-17 03:26PM  The Southern Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:SO) : December 12, 2017 Capital Cube
12:00PM  2017 marks year of progress for nation's only new nuclear units PR Newswire
Dec-11-17 04:24PM  How Utilities Are Performing Compared to Broader Markets Market Realist
07:40AM  Free Post Earnings Research Report: The Southern Reported Better Than Expected Earnings ACCESSWIRE
Dec-10-17 08:35PM  Georgia Power restoration efforts nearing completion with power to more than 365,000 customers restored since Friday PR Newswire
11:50AM  Georgia Power restoration efforts to be largely completed Sunday PR Newswire
Dec-09-17 11:18PM  Power restored to 295,000 customers as of Saturday night PR Newswire
06:08PM  Restoration efforts progressing with 240,000 customers restored since Friday PR Newswire
01:09PM  Power restored to 175,000 customers over past 24 hours PR Newswire
09:29AM  Restoration efforts continue Saturday as crews face challenging weather and travel conditions PR Newswire
Dec-08-17 10:52PM  Georgia Power responding to outages caused by winter weather PR Newswire
08:48PM  U.S. Department of Energy approves Toshiba agreement to deliver $3.2 billion in remaining payments for Vogtle project PR Newswire
10:30AM  Atlantic Coast Pipeline signs Project Labor Agreements with four leading construction trade unions PR Newswire
07:27AM  The Southern Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SO-US : December 8, 2017 Capital Cube
Dec-07-17 04:41PM  New shield building panels placed at Vogtle nuclear expansion PR Newswire
08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Southern Co. Markit
Dec-06-17 04:22PM  Georgia Power dedicates first Community Solar facility to serve customers PR Newswire
08:22AM  Southern Company Sets Deadline for Toshiba's Pending Payment Zacks
Dec-05-17 12:48PM  Southern Says Toshiba to Speed Up Payments for Nuclear Project Bloomberg
12:15PM  Analyzing Top Utilities Target Prices Market Realist
12:00PM  PPL: Should We Expect Below-Average Dividend Growth? Market Realist
10:23AM  Georgia Power reaches agreement with Toshiba to receive all remaining Vogtle payments by Dec. 15 PR Newswire
08:20AM  Fresh Controversy Hits Southern Company's Vogtle: What Next? Zacks
Dec-04-17 08:10AM  Southern Company Lowers Kemper Project Cost, Reduces Rates Zacks
05:00AM  Humanitys fight against climate change is failing. One technology can change that. Quartz
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, 9 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
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearDec 31Option Exercise0.0024,615049,645Jan 03 05:37 PM
Evans Andrew WPres & CEO, Southern Co. GasDec 31Option Exercise0.0037,980058,457Jan 03 05:36 PM
Sykes Nancy EEVP & CHRODec 05Option Exercise0.004,46204,462Dec 07 03:48 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerNov 03Option Exercise41.285,080209,7027,474Nov 06 04:46 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerNov 03Sale53.285,080270,6622,394Nov 06 04:46 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsNov 02Option Exercise37.9746,6411,770,95956,799Nov 06 04:48 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsNov 02Sale53.0046,6412,471,97310,158Nov 06 04:48 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOOct 26Option Exercise41.2846,9411,937,72459,494Oct 30 05:38 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOOct 26Sale52.5046,9412,464,40312,553Oct 30 05:38 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerOct 20Option Exercise41.285,000206,4007,394Oct 24 03:35 PM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselOct 20Option Exercise42.1625,0001,054,00026,000Oct 24 03:36 PM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselOct 20Sale52.1625,0001,304,0001,000Oct 24 03:36 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerOct 20Sale52.285,000261,4002,394Oct 24 03:35 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCOct 10Option Exercise35.7885,1513,046,703137,140Oct 12 01:34 PM
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPCOct 10Sale50.0085,1514,257,55051,989Oct 12 01:34 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 03Option Exercise41.2875,1443,101,94485,298Aug 04 03:36 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 03Sale49.2975,1443,703,93010,154Aug 04 03:36 PM
Evans Andrew WPres & CEO, Southern Co. GasJul 01Option Exercise0.0021,100032,416Jul 03 04:18 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJun 14Option Exercise41.2825,0001,032,00031,080Jun 15 01:24 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 14Option Exercise41.2846,9401,937,68359,493Jun 15 01:25 PM
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFOJun 14Sale51.5046,9402,417,41012,553Jun 15 01:25 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSJun 14Sale51.5025,0001,287,5006,080Jun 15 01:24 PM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 12Option Exercise41.285,000206,4007,394Jun 13 09:51 AM
Daiss Ann PComptrollerJun 12Sale51.285,000256,4002,394Jun 13 09:51 AM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselMay 05Option Exercise42.1668,6092,892,55569,609May 08 09:53 AM
Kerr, II James YExecutive VP & General CounselMay 05Sale50.0568,6093,434,1141,000May 08 09:53 AM
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
Kuczynski Stephen EPres. & CEO, Southern NuclearFeb 28Sale50.6762,2903,156,34625,030Mar 01 11:46 AM
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power CoFeb 28Sale50.5016,100813,0503,324Mar 01 11:44 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