Last $45.02 USD
Change Today +0.19 / 0.42%
Volume 5.4M
SO On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
New York
As of 8:04 PM 03/5/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

southern co/the (SO) Snapshot

Open
$44.96
Previous Close
$44.83
Day High
$45.23
Day Low
$44.82
52 Week High
01/28/15 - $53.16
52 Week Low
03/7/14 - $41.59
Market Cap
41.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
5.0M
EPS TTM
$2.80
Shares Outstanding
909.9M
EX-Date
02/12/15
P/E TM
16.1x
Dividend
$2.10
Dividend Yield
4.66%
Current Stock Chart for SOUTHERN CO/THE (SO)

southern co/the (SO) Details

The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public electric utility company. It is involved 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, 2014, it operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 33 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 9 solar facilities, 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.

26,369 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/2/15
Founded in 1945

southern co/the (SO) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $644.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $475.0K
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $760.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

southern co/the (SO) Key Developments

Southern Company Presents at UBS Utilities and Natural Gas One-on-One Conference, Mar-03-2015

Southern Company Presents at UBS Utilities and Natural Gas One-on-One Conference, Mar-03-2015 . Venue: InterContinental Boston, Boston, United States. Speakers: Daniel S. Tucker, Vice President of Investor Relations and Financial Planning, Thomas A. Fanning, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President.

Southern Company Acquires 99 MW of Solar Generation in Georgia, USA

Southern Company has acquired two photovoltaic solar projects totaling 99mw in Georgia, USA. The acquired projects include the 80mw Decatur Parkway Solar Project and the 19mw Decatur County Solar Project from Tradewind Energy Inc.

Southern Company Presents at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. - Japan Utility Day & NDR, Feb-23-2015

Southern Company Presents at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. - Japan Utility Day & NDR, Feb-23-2015 . Venue: Tokyo, Japan.

 

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Valuation SO Industry Range
Price/Earnings 20.6x
Price/Sales 2.2x
Price/Book 2.0x
Price/Cash Flow 10.4x
TEV/Sales 0.7x
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