The Southern Co. (SO)

51.18
0.19 0.37
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 50.99
Open 51.03
Day Low/High 50.89 / 51.55
52 Wk Low/High 42.42 / 50.54
Volume 4.23M
Avg Volume 5.43M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.03B
Market Cap 53.57B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 23.86
Div & Yield 2.40 (4.63%)

Latest News

Georgia Power, PulteGroup Announce New Smart Home Technology Partners, Construction Progress For Atlanta's First Smart Neighborhood™

Georgia Power, PulteGroup Announce New Smart Home Technology Partners, Construction Progress For Atlanta's First Smart Neighborhood™

Delta, ecobee, LG Chem and Vivint join the innovative project at Altus at the Quarter

Refueling Activities Underway At Plant Vogtle Unit 2 Following Continuous 522-day Run

Refueling Activities Underway At Plant Vogtle Unit 2 Following Continuous 522-day Run

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Plant operators safely took Unit 2 of the Alvin W.

Georgia Power Announces New Microgrid Project With Georgia Tech

Georgia Power Announces New Microgrid Project With Georgia Tech

Project will test microgrid integration into the power grid and offer living laboratory for professors and students

Georgia Power Encourages Readiness As Spring Weather Season Arrives

Georgia Power Encourages Readiness As Spring Weather Season Arrives

Company highlights important safety information and resources to help customers prepare for all types of severe weather

Simple Tips From Georgia Power To Avoid Common Scams And Fraud

Simple Tips From Georgia Power To Avoid Common Scams And Fraud

ATLANTA, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power is committed to the safety and security of our customers and helping to inform and educate customers about common scams and fraud.

Georgia Power To Begin Dewatering At Plant Branch

Georgia Power To Begin Dewatering At Plant Branch

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

Southern Company Now #108 Largest Company, Surpassing General Dynamics Corp

Southern Company Now #108 Largest Company, Surpassing General Dynamics Corp

In the latest look at the underlying components of the S&P 500 ordered by largest market capitalization, Southern Company has taken over the #108 spot from General Dynamics Corp , according to The Online Investor. Market capitalization is an important data point for investors to keep an eye on, for various reasons.

Southern Company Reports Fourth-quarter And Full-year 2018 Earnings

Southern Company Reports Fourth-quarter And Full-year 2018 Earnings

ATLANTA, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today reported fourth-quarter 2018 earnings of $278 million, or 27 cents per share, compared with earnings of $496 million, or 49 cents per share, in the fourth quarter of 2017.

GDOT, Georgia Power To Begin Utility Pole Relocation Project Along Peachtree And Roswell Roads

GDOT, Georgia Power To Begin Utility Pole Relocation Project Along Peachtree And Roswell Roads

Efforts are expected to enhance safety and traffic conditions along portions of each metro Atlanta road

Georgia Power's Dr. Mark Berry Receives 2019 Science Spectrum Trailblazer Award

Georgia Power's Dr. Mark Berry Receives 2019 Science Spectrum Trailblazer Award

ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power Vice President of Environmental Affairs Dr.

Southern Company Fourth-quarter Earnings To Be Released February 20

Southern Company Fourth-quarter Earnings To Be Released February 20

ATLANTA, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company plans to release its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2018 by 7 a.

Georgia Power Files 20-year Plan To Meet Georgia's Future Energy Needs

Georgia Power Files 20-year Plan To Meet Georgia's Future Energy Needs

Plan highlights company's commitment to delivering clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy to its customers

Georgia Power Offers Safety Tips As Winter Temperatures Set In

Georgia Power Offers Safety Tips As Winter Temperatures Set In

Customers encouraged to be aware around the home to stay safe and prevent electrical fires

Georgia Power Encourages Safety, Preparedness As Winter Weather Approaches

Georgia Power Encourages Safety, Preparedness As Winter Weather Approaches

Company offers tips and outage resources for customers

Southern Company Announces Expiration Of Cash Tender Offers For Any And All Of Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

Southern Company Announces Expiration Of Cash Tender Offers For Any And All Of Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

ATLANTA, Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southern Company ("Southern Company") today announced the expiration of the previously announced cash tender offers (each, a "Tender Offer" and, together, the "Tender Offers") to purchase any and all of:  (i) the...

Most Stocks Have Gone Absolutely Nowhere in the Last Two Weeks

The market appears to be in limbo.

Southern Company Announces Pricing Of Cash Tender Offers For Any And All Of Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

Southern Company Announces Pricing Of Cash Tender Offers For Any And All Of Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

ATLANTA, Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southern Company ("Southern Company") today announced that it has priced the previously announced cash tender offers (each, a "Tender Offer" and, together, the "Tender Offers") to purchase any and all of:  (i)...

Stay Safe, Warm And Save Money As Temperatures Drop

Stay Safe, Warm And Save Money As Temperatures Drop

Georgia Power offers tips to help customers as winter weather sets in

Southern Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

Southern Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

ATLANTA, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced a regular quarterly dividend of 60 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable March 6, 2019, to shareholders of record as of February 19, 2019.

Southern Company Announces Cash Tender Offers For Any And All Of Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

Southern Company Announces Cash Tender Offers For Any And All Of Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

ATLANTA, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southern Company ("Southern Company") today announced the commencement of cash tender offers (each, a "Tender Offer" and, together, the "Tender Offers") to purchase any and all of:  (i) the $1,000,000,000...

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan.

Georgia Power Donates $50,000 To St. Vincent De Paul Georgia To Provide Relief For Georgians Impacted By Federal Government Shutdown

Georgia Power Donates $50,000 To St. Vincent De Paul Georgia To Provide Relief For Georgians Impacted By Federal Government Shutdown

ATLANTA, Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Georgia Power Foundation today announced a $50,000 donation to St.

Georgia Power Earns EEI Emergency Recovery Award For Restoration Efforts Following Hurricane Michael

Georgia Power Earns EEI Emergency Recovery Award For Restoration Efforts Following Hurricane Michael

ATLANTA, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented Georgia Power with the association's "Emergency Recovery Award" for its power restoration efforts after Hurricane Michael in October 2018.

Georgia Power Announces The New Teacher Assistance Grant Recipients For The 2018-2019 Academic Year

Georgia Power Announces The New Teacher Assistance Grant Recipients For The 2018-2019 Academic Year

41 teachers from across Georgia receive $1,000 individual grants to support first year of teaching

Southern Company Announces Management Changes

Southern Company Announces Management Changes

ATLANTA, Jan. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company Chairman, President and CEO Thomas A.

Southern Company Closes Sale Of Gulf Power To NextEra Energy

Southern Company Closes Sale Of Gulf Power To NextEra Energy

ATLANTA, Jan. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today completed the previously announced sale of Gulf Power Company to NextEra Energy.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)