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SO [NYSE]
The Southern Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E21.96 EPS (ttm)2.05 Insider Own0.06% Shs Outstand1.01B Perf Week3.42%
Market Cap45.70B Forward P/E14.96 EPS next Y3.01 Insider Trans-2.46% Shs Float1.01B Perf Month4.11%
Income2.08B PEG16.02 EPS next Q1.06 Inst Own59.70% Short Float2.80% Perf Quarter-4.84%
Sales23.83B P/S1.92 EPS this Y-77.60% Inst Trans0.10% Short Ratio4.47 Perf Half Y-0.38%
Book/sh23.31 P/B1.93 EPS next Y0.87% ROA2.10% Target Price45.44 Perf Year-13.33%
Cash/sh1.95 P/C23.08 EPS next 5Y1.37% ROE9.70% 52W Range42.38 - 53.51 Perf YTD-6.28%
Dividend2.40 P/FCF476.05 EPS past 5Y-26.50% ROI2.90% 52W High-15.77% Beta-0.02
Dividend %5.33% Quick Ratio0.70 Sales past 5Y6.80% Gross Margin85.50% 52W Low6.35% ATR0.78
Employees31344 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q3.60% Oper. Margin18.00% RSI (14)60.01 Volatility1.87% 1.76%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.10 EPS Q/Q89.00% Profit Margin9.90% Rel Volume1.01 Prev Close44.30
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.80 EarningsNov 07 BMO Payout100.30% Avg Volume6.36M Price45.07
Recom3.40 SMA203.30% SMA501.26% SMA2000.22% Volume6,451,522 Change1.74%
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Oct-18-18 01:25PM  Georgia Power promotes electric transportation to meet customers' changing needs PR Newswire
11:45AM  Virginia Natural Gas celebrates Careers in Energy Week PR Newswire
Oct-17-18 01:26PM  Power restored to 99 percent of Georgia Power customers impacted by Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
Oct-15-18 03:47PM  Southern Company announces quarterly dividend PR Newswire
01:03PM  Power restored to 97 percent of customers impacted by Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
Oct-14-18 10:02AM  Power restored to 365,000 Georgia Power customers PR Newswire
Oct-13-18 05:18PM  Power restored to 352,000 Georgia Power customers PR Newswire
Oct-12-18 04:47PM  Georgia Power updates estimated restoration times following historic Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
11:54AM  Alabama Power Dividends Declared PR Newswire
10:00AM  Southern Company third-quarter earnings to be released November 7 PR Newswire
Oct-11-18 11:32PM  Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia -- Moody's downgrades the rating on the MEAG Power PPA Project J bonds to Baa3 from A2; outlook negative Moody's
08:37PM  Georgia Power announces estimated restoration times for the state following historic Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
04:27PM  3:30 p.m. Update: Power to 234,000 Georgia Power customers restored following Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
11:01AM  Georgia Power begins Hurricane Michael damage assessment; reminds customers to focus on safety after the storm PR Newswire
10:10AM  Why Southern Co. (SO) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again Zacks
08:25AM  Southern Company CEO: 530,000 customers affected by hurri... CNBC Videos
06:44AM  Southern's Georgia Power has over 200,000 customers without power because of Hurricane Michael MarketWatch
06:30AM  200,000 Georgia Power customers without power Thursday morning due to Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
06:00AM  Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Sustainability Efforts Receive A Gust Of Wind Power Through Partnership With Southern Power PR Newswire
Oct-10-18 09:11PM  Hurricane Michael enters Georgia, 65,000 customers without power PR Newswire
06:39PM  Nearly 3,000 Georgia Power personnel ready to respond to Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
04:23PM  Hurricane Michael Raises Fresh Worries About Coal-Ash Spills Bloomberg
03:30PM  Preparation is key for Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
12:56PM  Georgia Power generation facilities prepared for Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
11:30AM  Southern reduces Ala. Farley nuke plant ahead of Hurricane Michael Reuters
10:54AM  Southern reduces Alabama Farley nuke plant power ahead of Hurricane Michael Reuters
10:48AM  Michael shuts nearly 40 percent of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil output Reuters
10:36AM  Plant Farley takes precautionary measure to reduce power in preparation for Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
Oct-09-18 06:00PM  Stay safe and informed during Hurricane Michael with tools, resources from Georgia Power PR Newswire
12:31PM  MEAG - PPA Project P Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 & 4 -- Moody's affirms the Baa2 rating on MEAG Power PPA Project P Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 & 4 (Project P) (GA); outlook changed to stable from negative Moody's
09:30AM  SO or IDA: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? Zacks
Oct-08-18 07:54PM  MEAG - PPA Project M Vogtle Nuclear Nuclear Units 3&4 -- Moody's affirms the A2 rating on MEAG Power's PPA Project M Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 and 4 (GA); outlook changed to stable Moody's
07:53PM  MEAG - PPA Project P Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 & 4 -- Moody's affirms the Baa2 rating on MEAG Power PPA Project P Vogtle Nuclear Units 3 & 4 (Project P) (GA); outlook changed to stable from negative Moody's
06:22PM  Chatom (Town of) AL, Ind. Dev. Board -- Moody's changes PowerSouth's outlook to stable from negative; affirms existing ratings at A3 for senior secured obligation Moody's
05:53PM  Appling County Development Authority, GA -- Moody's changes Oglethorpe Power's outlook to stable from negative; affirms existing ratings Moody's
05:45PM  Georgia Power prepares for Hurricane Michael PR Newswire
Oct-05-18 03:07PM  Georgia Power CEO Paul Bowers given Four Pillar award (Photos) American City Business Journals
02:43PM  Georgia Power's Paul Bowers receives 2018 Four Pillar award PR Newswire
12:11PM  First reactor coolant pump placed at Vogtle nuclear expansion PR Newswire
Oct-03-18 01:06PM  Georgia Power applies first of three refunds to its customers American City Business Journals
12:26PM  Georgia Power customers to see credit on October bills PR Newswire
Oct-02-18 03:00PM  Georgia Power Foundation donates $1 million to new Children's Healthcare of Atlanta facility PR Newswire
Sep-28-18 04:46PM  West Jefferson (Town of) AL, Ind. Devel. Bd. -- Moody's confirms Georgia Power's Baa1 rating; affirms Southern at Baa2 and Alabama Power at A1, outlooks are stable Moody's
03:00PM  Does The Southern Companys (NYSE:SO) PE Ratio Signal A Buying Opportunity? Simply Wall St.
Sep-27-18 03:12PM  Chattanooga Gas announces new director of Regional Operations PR Newswire
12:51PM  Nuclear Powers Big Problem Isn't That It's Nuclear Bloomberg
10:16AM  Stock Market News For Sep 27, 2018 Zacks
08:50AM  Southern Company's Vogtle Project Survives Against All Odds Zacks
Sep-26-18 05:55PM  Duke Energy mulls selling minority stake in commercial renewables portfolio American City Business Journals
05:04PM  Plant Vogtle expansion gets green light to continue American City Business Journals
04:58PM  All four of the Vogtle 3 & 4 co-owners vote to move forward with construction of nuclear expansion project PR Newswire
02:37PM  Georgia Power Honored by the Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce PR Newswire
07:01AM  UPDATE: Vogtle 3 & 4 co-owners agree to 5 p.m. Wednesday extension on vote to finalize details of an agreement PR Newswire
Sep-25-18 06:58PM  Vogtle 3 & 4 co-owners agree to 11:30 p.m. extension on vote to move forward with construction PR Newswire
04:42PM  Vogtle 3 & 4 co-owners agree to 7 p.m. extension on vote to move forward with construction PR Newswire
12:10PM  Southern Is Said to Be Near Pact to Continue Building Nuke Bloomberg
09:48AM  Fate of Southern Co.'s Vogtle Rests Wholly on Oglethorpe Zacks
09:12AM  Nuke drama: Georgia Power rejects Oglethorpe Power's demand for cost cap on Plant Vogtle American City Business Journals
08:54AM  Court blocks work on portion of Duke Energy-backed pipeline to hear appeal American City Business Journals
07:05AM  Oglethorpe Power conditionally OKs continuing Vogtle project, but wants cost cap American City Business Journals
Sep-24-18 11:26PM  Three of the Vogtle 3 & 4 co-owners have voted to move forward with construction PR Newswire
10:46PM  [$$] Future of Last U.S. Nuclear Plant Remains Uncertain Amid Talks The Wall Street Journal
09:26PM  [$$] Future of Last U.S. Nuclear Plant Remains Uncertain Amid Talks The Wall Street Journal
Sep-22-18 11:36PM  Stocks That Fell to 3-Year Lows in the Week of Sept. 21 GuruFocus.com
Sep-21-18 11:18AM  Who Are The Major Shareholders In The Southern Company (NYSE:SO)? Simply Wall St.
10:30AM  Mississippi Power announces redemption of preferred stock, depositary shares and senior notes PR Newswire
Sep-20-18 07:48PM  [$$] Growing Opposition Threatens Completion of Last U.S. Nuclear Plant The Wall Street Journal
02:43PM  Opponents to appeal Atlantic Coast Pipeline construction American City Business Journals
Sep-19-18 07:30PM  52-Week Company Lows GuruFocus.com
Sep-17-18 06:33PM  Construction resumes for Duke Energy-backed Atlantic Coast Pipeline American City Business Journals
10:31AM  Scheduled refueling activities underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 1 PR Newswire
Sep-14-18 08:05AM  Southern Company CEO on hurricane prep and recovery CNBC Videos
Sep-13-18 11:56AM  52-Week Company Lows GuruFocus.com
Sep-12-18 05:30PM  Georgia Power prepared for Hurricane Florence PR Newswire
Sep-11-18 02:01PM  Virginia Natural Gas Prepares for Hurricane Florence PR Newswire
Sep-07-18 03:00PM  Stocks - Tesla Still Slumping Midday; Utilities, Real Estate Fall Investing.com
09:30AM  Southern Co. (SO) Down 2.2% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
Sep-06-18 03:28PM  Georgia Power customers to receive third $25 Vogtle bill credit this month PR Newswire
02:20PM  Tom Fanning Receives EEI's Distinguished Leadership Award for his Dedication and Service to the Electric Power Industry PR Newswire
Sep-05-18 11:30PM  Asian stocks mixed as comment period for US tariffs ends Associated Press
11:51AM  Losses for tech and consumer companies sink US stocks Associated Press
11:05AM  Southern Company names Vice President of Corporate Governance PR Newswire
Sep-02-18 12:09PM  Stocks That Fell to 3-Year Lows in the Week of Aug. 31 GuruFocus.com
Aug-31-18 02:07PM  1.4 million pound steam generator placed for Vogtle Unit 4 PR Newswire
Aug-30-18 04:30PM  Georgia Power updates ash pond closure plans for Plants Branch and Bowen PR Newswire
Aug-24-18 09:43AM  Southern Co.'s Vogtle in Doldrums, Decision Due on Sep 30 Zacks
01:56AM  Edited Transcript of SO earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-18 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Aug-23-18 07:24AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Southern, Constellation Brands, Vale, CME Group and Sempra Energy Zacks
Aug-22-18 03:53PM  Top Analyst Reports for Southern Company, Constellation Brands & Vale Zacks
Aug-20-18 02:35PM  Georgia Power ups cost estimate of Plant Vogtle by $1.1B American City Business Journals
09:33AM  Trump to Relax Emission Rules: Will Coal Industry Benefit? Zacks
Aug-17-18 11:00AM  Capitol Vision: Gov. Deal drops by Amazon; Georgia Power raises cost estimate of Plant Vogtle American City Business Journals
10:14AM  New Southern Company Gas CEO creates positions for a pair of executives American City Business Journals
09:00AM  Southern Company Gas names new executive roles PR Newswire
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07:00AM  Coal's Future Still Dark Morningstar
The Southern Company, through 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 facilities and sells electricity in the wholesale market; and distributes natural gas in Illinois, Georgia, Virginia, New Jersey, Florida, Tennessee, and Maryland, as well as provides gas marketing services, wholesale gas services, and gas midstream operations. It owns and/or operates 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 29 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 15 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 35 solar facilities, 8 wind facilities, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility; and constructs, operates, and maintains 82,000 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 has 46,000 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. 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
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsAug 16Sale47.4016,371776,02510,165Aug 17 05:13 PM
Evans Andrew WExecutive Vice President & CFOJul 01Option Exercise0.0022,900065,371Jul 03 04:29 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 13Option Exercise0.00707026,859Feb 14 05:50 PM
Lantrip MarkPresident & CEO, SCSFeb 13Option Exercise0.00707018,596Feb 14 05:45 PM
Sykes Nancy EEVP & CHROFeb 12Option Exercise0.001,38604,358Feb 14 05:45 PM
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External AffairsFeb 12Option Exercise0.002,323012,488Feb 14 05:51 PM
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