The Southern Co. (SO)

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NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 57.94
Open 57.90
Day Low/High 57.58 / 58.00
52 Wk Low/High 42.50 / 58.78
Volume 3.99M
Avg Volume 4.26M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.05B
Market Cap 60.08B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 13.56
Div & Yield 2.48 (4.20%)

Latest News

Georgia Power Offers Tips And Information To Help Customers During Summer Heat Wave

Georgia Power Offers Tips And Information To Help Customers During Summer Heat Wave

Georgia has now experienced 57 days of temperatures above 90 degrees since May

Southern Company Announces Pricing Of Equity Units

Southern Company Announces Pricing Of Equity Units

ATLANTA, Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company (NYSE: SO) today announced it has priced its offering of 30 million 2019 Series A Equity Units.

Stay Cool, Save Money As Summer Heat Wave Hits Georgia

Stay Cool, Save Money As Summer Heat Wave Hits Georgia

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

Southern Company Announces Equity Units Offering

Southern Company Announces Equity Units Offering

ATLANTA, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company (NYSE: SO) today announced it plans to sell 30 million equity units in a public offering.

Georgia Power, Georgia 811 Team Up For National 811 Day

Georgia Power, Georgia 811 Team Up For National 811 Day

Efforts highlight importance of contacting 811 before you dig

Georgia Power's Vogtle Unit 3 Moves Closer To Operation As Integrated Flush Begins

Georgia Power's Vogtle Unit 3 Moves Closer To Operation As Integrated Flush Begins

Milestone prepares unit for initial startup

Southern Company Names Todd Warren Vice President And Chief Audit Executive

Southern Company Names Todd Warren Vice President And Chief Audit Executive

ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced that Todd Warren has been named vice president and chief audit executive, effective Aug.

Southern Company Reports Second-quarter 2019 Earnings

Southern Company Reports Second-quarter 2019 Earnings

ATLANTA, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today reported second-quarter 2019 earnings of $899 million, or 86 cents per share, compared with a loss of $154 million, or 15 cents per share, in the second quarter of 2018.

Georgia Power Orders First Fuel Load For Vogtle Unit 3

Georgia Power Orders First Fuel Load For Vogtle Unit 3

First nuclear fuel order in more than 30 years for a newly-designed reactor in the U.S.

Southern Power Announces Partnership With EsVolta For Energy Storage Projects

Southern Power Announces Partnership With EsVolta For Energy Storage Projects

ATLANTA, July 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.S.

Georgia Power, PulteGroup Celebrate Opening Of Atlanta's First Smart Neighborhood™

Georgia Power, PulteGroup Celebrate Opening Of Atlanta's First Smart Neighborhood™

Research phase begins at first homes in Georgia Power's Smart Neighborhood located in Pulte's Altus at the Quarter development

Southern Company Scores 100 Percent On Disability Equality Index

Southern Company Scores 100 Percent On Disability Equality Index

ATLANTA, June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Disability Equality Index (DEI) has rated Southern Company as one of the "Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion.

Southern Company Names Dr. Mark S. Berry As Head Of Research And Development Group

Southern Company Names Dr. Mark S. Berry As Head Of Research And Development Group

ATLANTA, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced that Dr.

Georgia Set To Be A Leader In Energy Storage In The Southeast: Georgia Power To Own And Operate 80 MW Of Battery Energy Storage

Georgia Set To Be A Leader In Energy Storage In The Southeast: Georgia Power To Own And Operate 80 MW Of Battery Energy Storage

Georgia Public Service Commission has unanimously approved Georgia Power's 20-year plan to meet the state's future energy needs, including battery energy storage, 72 percent more renewable generation by 2024, and environmental plans

Peter P. Sena III Named Southern Nuclear Chief Nuclear Officer

Peter P. Sena III Named Southern Nuclear Chief Nuclear Officer

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nuclear Chairman, President and CEO Stephen Kuczynski announced today that Peter P.

Southern Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

Southern Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

ATLANTA, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced a regular quarterly dividend of 62 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable September 6, 2019, to shareholders of record as of August 19, 2019.

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

Alabama Power Dividends Declared

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 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 Names Jason Cuevas Northeast Region Vice President

Georgia Power Names Jason Cuevas Northeast Region Vice President

Region spans 39 counties, cities of Augusta, Athens, Gainesville and Milledgeville

Southern Company Second-quarter Earnings To Be Released July 31

Southern Company Second-quarter Earnings To Be Released July 31

ATLANTA, July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company plans to release its earnings for the second quarter of 2019 by 7 a.

Southern Company Gas Local Distribution Companies Named Top Trusted Business Partners Among Utilities

Southern Company Gas Local Distribution Companies Named Top Trusted Business Partners Among Utilities

ATLANTA, July 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Local Distribution Companies (LDCs) from Southern Company Gas have been named among the Most Trusted Business Partners in the utility industry for 2019, according to a Cogent Syndicated study by Escalent, formerly...

Significant Progress Continues At Georgia Power's Vogtle 3 & 4 Project

Significant Progress Continues At Georgia Power's Vogtle 3 & 4 Project

Second of three containment vessel rings placed for Unit 4

Georgia Power Kicks Off July 4th Holiday With Water Safety Tips

Georgia Power Kicks Off July 4th Holiday With Water Safety Tips

Company provides recreational opportunities year-round at more than 40 sites

G-20 Trades and OPEC Cuts: Market Recon

G-20 Trades and OPEC Cuts: Market Recon

Equity index futures were rising Monday morning on positive trade news.

Georgia Power Investing Billions In Georgia's Energy Future; Requests Funding For Grid Improvements, Storm Restoration, Environmental Programs

Georgia Power Investing Billions In Georgia's Energy Future; Requests Funding For Grid Improvements, Storm Restoration, Environmental Programs

Company is also requesting to expand customer rate plans and enhance payment options

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 third year in a row

Georgia Power Offers Safety Tips For Lightning Safety Awareness Week

Georgia Power Offers Safety Tips For Lightning Safety Awareness Week

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

Southern Power Announces Investment In Fuel Cell Project In Delaware

Southern Power Announces Investment In Fuel Cell Project In Delaware

ATLANTA, June 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Power, a leading U.S.

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.

TheStreet Quant Rating: A- (Buy)