Southern Company third quarter earnings to be released Oct. 30

        Southern Company third quarter earnings to be released Oct. 30

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, Oct. 7, 2013

ATLANTA, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Southern Company plans to release its
earnings for the third quarter of 2013 at 7:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

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Chairman, President and CEO Thomas A. Fanning and Chief Financial Officer Art
P. Beattie will discuss earnings during a conference call for financial
analysts at 1 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

Investors, media and the public may listen to a live webcast of the conference
call at by clicking on the appropriate audio link. A
replay of the webcast will be available at the same site for 12 months.

With 4.4 million customers and nearly 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity,
Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is the premier energy company
serving the Southeast through its subsidiaries. A leading U.S. producer of
clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity, Southern Company owns
electric utilities in four states and a growing competitive generation
company, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company
brands are known for energy innovation, excellent customer service, high
reliability and retail electric prices that are below the national average.
Southern Company and its subsidiaries are leading the nation's nuclear
renaissance through the construction of the first new nuclear units to be
built in a generation of Americans and are demonstrating their commitment to
energy innovation through the development of a state-of-the-art coal
gasification plant. Southern Company has been recognized by the U.S.
Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer and
listed by DiversityInc as a top company for Blacks. The company received the
2012 Edison Award from the Edison Electric Institute for its leadership in new
nuclear development, was named Electric Light & Power magazine's Utility of
the Year for 2012 and is continually ranked among the top utilities in
Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit
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