The Southern Co. (SO)

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NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 43.70
Open 43.65
Day Low/High 43.10 / 43.68
52 Wk Low/High 42.38 / 53.51
Volume 7.49M
Avg Volume 5.34M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.01B
Market Cap 45.42B
EPS 0.80
P/E Ratio 19.22
Div & Yield 2.40 (5.32%)

Latest News

Virginia Natural Gas Prepares For Hurricane Florence

Virginia Natural Gas Prepares For Hurricane Florence

Reminds Customers of Natural Gas Safety Tips to Ready for Storm

Georgia Power Customers To Receive Third $25 Vogtle Bill Credit This Month

Georgia Power Customers To Receive Third $25 Vogtle Bill Credit This Month

Company issues $188 million in total 2018 bill credits for customers; Progress continues at nation's only new nuclear units under construction

Tom Fanning Receives EEI's Distinguished Leadership Award For His Dedication And Service To The Electric Power Industry

Tom Fanning Receives EEI's Distinguished Leadership Award For His Dedication And Service To The Electric Power Industry

ATLANTA, Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Tom Fanning, Southern Company Chairman, President and CEO, has been awarded the Edison Electric Institute's (EEI's) Distinguished Leadership Award by his industry peers for his significant contributions and...

Southern Company Names Vice President Of Corporate Governance

Southern Company Names Vice President Of Corporate Governance

ATLANTA, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced that Laura O.

1.4 Million Pound Steam Generator Placed For Vogtle Unit 4

1.4 Million Pound Steam Generator Placed For Vogtle Unit 4

ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today the latest milestone at the Vogtle nuclear expansion near Waynesboro, Georgia - the placement of the third of four steam generators.

Georgia Power Updates Ash Pond Closure Plans For Plants Branch And Bowen

Georgia Power Updates Ash Pond Closure Plans For Plants Branch And Bowen

Updates increase number of completely excavated ash ponds to 19 with 10 others being closed in place using advanced engineering methods and closure technologies; Company remains focused on protecting water quality and Georgia waterways during closure and beyond

Southern Company Gas Names New Executive Roles

Southern Company Gas Names New Executive Roles

ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company Gas Chairman, President and CEO Kim Greene today announced two new executive roles to the company's management, effective September 1.

Aug. 11 (8/11) Serves As Convenient Reminder For Georgia Residents To Always Call 811 Before Digging

Aug. 11 (8/11) Serves As Convenient Reminder For Georgia Residents To Always Call 811 Before Digging

Georgia Natural Gas® encourages people to make a free call 48 hours before digging to know what's below

Georgia Power, Georgia 811 Team Up For New Safety Video On National 811 Day

Georgia Power, Georgia 811 Team Up For New Safety Video On National 811 Day

Public service announcement highlights importance of contacting 811 before you dig

Significant Progress Made On Vogtle 3 & 4 Construction

Significant Progress Made On Vogtle 3 & 4 Construction

Company to absorb $700 million additional projected costs; No impact on customer bills from these future costs

Southern Company Reports Second-quarter 2018 Results

Southern Company Reports Second-quarter 2018 Results

ATLANTA, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today reported a second quarter 2018 loss of $154 million, or 15 cents per share, compared with a loss of $1.

Cactus Flats Wind Facility In Texas Is Operational

Cactus Flats Wind Facility In Texas Is Operational

ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.

Southern Company Advances Timing Of Second-quarter Earnings Release On August 8

Southern Company Advances Timing Of Second-quarter Earnings Release On August 8

ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company now plans to release its earnings for the second quarter of 2018 by 7 a.

Georgia Power Taps New Mobile Technology To Help Neighbors In Need

Georgia Power Taps New Mobile Technology To Help Neighbors In Need

Company engages Purposity to empower employees and propel a social evolution of 130+ years of giving and volunteering

NextEra Energy Completes Acquisition Of Florida City Gas From Southern Company

NextEra Energy Completes Acquisition Of Florida City Gas From Southern Company

JUNO BEACH, Fla., July 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc.

3 High-Yielding Utilities Just Right for Income Investors

3 High-Yielding Utilities Just Right for Income Investors

Each of these stocks pays at least a 4.5% dividend yield.

Georgia Power Seeks 100 MW Of New Solar Distributed Generation

Georgia Power Seeks 100 MW Of New Solar Distributed Generation

Competitive bidding process now open as part of continuing REDI program

Mississippi Power Announces Quarterly Dividend

Mississippi Power Announces Quarterly Dividend

GULFPORT, Miss., July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mississippi Power today announced a regular quarterly dividend on the company's outstanding preferred stock as follows: Class A Preferred Stock $25.

Georgia Power Ranked #1 By J.D. Power For Residential Customer Satisfaction

Georgia Power Ranked #1 By J.D. Power For Residential Customer Satisfaction

Company earns highest ranking for Large Utilities in the South for second year in a row

Southern Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

Southern Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

ATLANTA, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced a regular quarterly dividend of 60 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable on September 6, 2018 to stockholders of record on August 20, 2018.

Southern Company Second-quarter Earnings To Be Released August 8

Southern Company Second-quarter Earnings To Be Released August 8

ATLANTA, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company plans to release its earnings for the second quarter of 2018 by 7:30 a.

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company's outstanding preferred stock as follows: Preferred Stock ($100 Par Value) 4.

Georgia Power Customers To Receive Second $25 Vogtle Credit On July Bills

Georgia Power Customers To Receive Second $25 Vogtle Credit On July Bills

Final $25 installment scheduled for September to complete $188 million in total credits for customers

3 High-Yielding Utilities for Income Investors

Each of these stocks pays at least a 4.5% dividend yield.

Georgia Power Marks World Social Media Day

Georgia Power Marks World Social Media Day

Follow the company for important, timely information and personalized customer service

Georgia Power Introduces Customer Rewards

Georgia Power Introduces Customer Rewards

Free program rewards customers with bill credits for shopping online at 4,000+ retailers

Georgia Power Offers Safety Tips For Lightning Safety Awareness Week (June 24 To 30)

Georgia Power Offers Safety Tips For Lightning Safety Awareness Week (June 24 To 30)

Variety of programs, tools and resources available for customers throughout summer storm season

Georgia Power Named Utility Communicator Of The Year By UCI

Georgia Power Named Utility Communicator Of The Year By UCI

Company honored in nearly 20 categories by international utility communications organization

TheStreet Quant Rating: B- (Buy)