The Southern Co. (SO)

55.65
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 55.15
Day Low/High 55.22 / 55.80
52 Wk Low/High 42.50 / 55.95
Avg Volume 4.21M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.04B
Market Cap 57.40B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 17.02
Div & Yield 2.48 (4.39%)
Southern Power Closes Sale Of Nacogdoches Generating Facility To Austin Energy

Southern Power Closes Sale Of Nacogdoches Generating Facility To Austin Energy

ATLANTA, June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.S.

Georgia Power Customers To See Credit On June Bills

Georgia Power Customers To See Credit On June Bills

$96 million in bill credits for customers from tax law in second of three scheduled installments

Southern Power Announces Completion Of Mankato Energy Center Expansion

Southern Power Announces Completion Of Mankato Energy Center Expansion

ATLANTA, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.S.

Georgia Power Stresses Safety, Preparation During Hurricane Season

Georgia Power Stresses Safety, Preparation During Hurricane Season

Company offers free Outage Alerts, tools and resources to prepare for a storm

Atlanta Gas Light To Test Adsorbed Natural Gas Technology For Light-Duty Trucks

Atlanta Gas Light To Test Adsorbed Natural Gas Technology For Light-Duty Trucks

Adsorbed natural gas reduces the cost of fueling clean, efficient natural gas vehicles

Georgia Power Expands Smart Home Offerings For Customers

Georgia Power Expands Smart Home Offerings For Customers

Company introduces Vivint as a new smart home preferred provider

Georgia Power Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend With Water Safety Tips

Georgia Power Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend With Water Safety Tips

ATLANTA, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As the largest non-governmental provider of recreation facilities in the state, Georgia Power today is reminding customers and lake visitors of water safety for the start of the Memorial Day weekend.

JAX LNG - The First Small-Scale Waterside LNG Production Facility In The United States Is Operational

JAX LNG - The First Small-Scale Waterside LNG Production Facility In The United States Is Operational

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- JAX LNG, a liquefied natural gas facility located at Dames Point in Jacksonville, Florida, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony May 16 to signify the official start-up of the newly constructed plant.

Stay Cool, Save Money As Summer Heat Hits Georgia In May

Stay Cool, Save Money As Summer Heat Hits Georgia In May

Review your rate plan and use free tools and resources from Georgia Power

Southern Company Releases Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Southern Company Releases Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

ATLANTA, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company (NYSE: SO) today released its annual Corporate Responsibility Report as part of an ongoing commitment to discuss environmental, social and governance (ESG) topics in an open and honest way.

PowerSecure Becomes Microgrid Implementation Provider For New Innovative Energy Joint Venture Compass Energy Platform LLC

PowerSecure Becomes Microgrid Implementation Provider For New Innovative Energy Joint Venture Compass Energy Platform LLC

ATLANTA, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerSecure, Inc., a subsidiary of Southern Company, announced an agreement with Compass Energy Platform, LLC (Compass), a new joint venture formed by Navigant and InfraRed Capital Partners.

Southern Company Recognized As A Top Company For Diversity And Inclusion By DiversityInc For The Fourth Consecutive Year

Southern Company Recognized As A Top Company For Diversity And Inclusion By DiversityInc For The Fourth Consecutive Year

DiversityInc also lists Southern Company as a top company for veterans

Georgia Power's Vogtle Unit 3 Achieves Initial Energization

Georgia Power's Vogtle Unit 3 Achieves Initial Energization

Individual electrical components are now permanently powered, enabling testing of the system

Southern Power Announces Management Changes

Southern Power Announces Management Changes

ATLANTA, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.S.

Atlanta Gas Light Honors Seniors During Older Americans Month

Atlanta Gas Light Honors Seniors During Older Americans Month

Reminds Customers About the Senior Citizen Discount

Southern Company Reports First-quarter 2019 Earnings

Southern Company Reports First-quarter 2019 Earnings

ATLANTA, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today reported first-quarter 2019 earnings of $2.

Southern Co. vs. ConEd: Which High-Yield Utility Stock Wins?

Southern Co. vs. ConEd: Which High-Yield Utility Stock Wins?

Southern Company and Consolidated Edison are among the most highly regarded dividend payers in the utility sector.

Georgia Power Receives Louis C. Brown MD Vanguard Award From The Morehouse School Of Medicine

Georgia Power Receives Louis C. Brown MD Vanguard Award From The Morehouse School Of Medicine

The award recognizes individuals and organizations who have made a significant contribution to the health and wellbeing of underserved communities

Southern Company Named No. 14 On Forbes' Ranking Of America's Best Employers

Southern Company Named No. 14 On Forbes' Ranking Of America's Best Employers

ATLANTA, April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company ranked No. 14 on Forbes magazine's 2019 list of America's Best Employers.

Georgia Power Celebrates Earth Month This April

Georgia Power Celebrates Earth Month This April

Employees volunteer at events across the state to increase conservation, restoration and awareness

Southern Power Reaches Agreement To Sell The Nacogdoches Generating Facility

Southern Power Reaches Agreement To Sell The Nacogdoches Generating Facility

ATLANTA, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.S.

Georgia Power Names David Poroch Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer And Treasurer

Georgia Power Names David Poroch Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer And Treasurer

ATLANTA, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power's Board of Directors has elected David Poroch as executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer, effective immediately.

Georgia Power Continues To Make Progress On Ash Pond Closure At Plant Yates With Dewatering Process To Begin In Mid-May

Georgia Power Continues To Make Progress On Ash Pond Closure At Plant Yates With Dewatering Process To Begin In Mid-May

Company in process of completely excavating 19 ash ponds nearest waterways and closing remaining 10 using advanced engineering methods and closure technologies

Southern Company Increases Dividend For 18th Consecutive Year; Annualized Rate Goes To $2.48 Per Share

Southern Company Increases Dividend For 18th Consecutive Year; Annualized Rate Goes To $2.48 Per Share

ATLANTA , April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company announced today it is increasing its dividend by 8 cents per share on an annualized basis to a rate of $2.

Thomas M. Holder Named To Georgia Power Board Of Directors

Thomas M. Holder Named To Georgia Power Board Of Directors

ATLANTA, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power has elected Thomas "Tommy" M.

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 10, 2019 /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, Georgia DOT Encourage Drivers To Be Road Work Aware

Georgia Power, Georgia DOT Encourage Drivers To Be Road Work Aware

Partnership highlights road safety tips for crews and drivers during National Work Zone Awareness Week

Southern Company First-quarter Earnings To Be Released May 1

Southern Company First-quarter Earnings To Be Released May 1

ATLANTA, April 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company plans to release its earnings for the first quarter of 2019 by 7 a.

Southern Company Gas Leaders Build Bikes For Metro Atlanta Youth

Southern Company Gas Leaders Build Bikes For Metro Atlanta Youth

ATLANTA, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 50 executives of Southern Company Gas — the leading natural gas company in the industry, headquartered in Atlanta — spent time during their annual executive leadership meeting to focus on building bikes...

April Is National Safe Digging Month

April Is National Safe Digging Month

NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With spring here and the ground ready for digging, Nicor Gas is committed to enhancing the safety of homeowners and excavators as they gear up to start outdoor projects.

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