The Southern Co. (SO)

54.11
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 53.97
Day Low/High 53.89 / 54.22
52 Wk Low/High 42.50 / 54.44
Avg Volume 4.66M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.04B
Market Cap 56.17B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 16.66
Div & Yield 2.48 (4.44%)

Trade Idea: Southern Company

Enhance the return potential of holding SO stock by selling call options against it.

Southern (SO) Is Today's Pre-Market Laggard Stock

Southern (SO) Is Today's Pre-Market Laggard Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Southern (SO) as a pre-market laggard candidate

Earnings Reviews and Previews

What's been going on in the portfolio?

A Full Plate of Earnings

From AbbVie to Waste Management, let's review recent earnings reports from 8 portfolio holdings.

Southern Doesn't Take Comfort in Rising Kemper Project Costs

First-quarter performance was a mixed bag, with a strong earnings beat clouded by rising project costs.

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Leading The Pack: RRD, DHT, SO

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Leading The Pack: RRD, DHT, SO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Southern Co. Raises Dividend

The company has boosted its payout for 15 consecutive years.

At What Price Should You Buy AMZN and FB?

At What Price Should You Buy AMZN and FB?

Charting the best buy points for Amazon and Facebook, plus thoughts on Con Ed.

Southern Co.'s Power May Have Peaked

SO hasn't done anything wrong on the chart, but existing longs should reconsider their positions if the stock closes below $48.

Jim Cramer: Has Biotech Finally Bottomed?

Jim Cramer: Has Biotech Finally Bottomed?

Cramer says biotech may have bottomed, buy American Electric Power over Southern Company and stick with Target.

Jim Cramer: American Electric Power Is Top Utility Stock

Jim Cramer: American Electric Power Is Top Utility Stock

Jim Cramer prefers American Electric Power over Southern Company.

SO, EXC And DUK, 3 Utilities Stocks Pushing The Sector Lower

SO, EXC And DUK, 3 Utilities Stocks Pushing The Sector Lower

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector lower today.

Jim Cramer Sees Power in the Shares of Utility Co. AEP

Jim Cramer Sees Power in the Shares of Utility Co. AEP

Jim Cramer says in the utilities group, he's a fan of American Electric Power, which is owned by his charitable trust.

Jim Cramer on Who's in Play Now That Allergan and Pfizer Won't Merge

Jim Cramer on Who's in Play Now That Allergan and Pfizer Won't Merge

TheStreet's Jim Cramer says some biotech companies could be in play after the end of the deal between Pfizer and Allergan.

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks To Check Out: GES, SO, EPR

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks To Check Out: GES, SO, EPR

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Exit Southern Co. Before It Turns South

Exit Southern Co. Before It Turns South

The market is no longer overestimating the potential for rate hikes; lock in utility profits now.

3 Stocks Underperforming Today In The Utilities Sector

3 Stocks Underperforming Today In The Utilities Sector

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector lower today.

These 3 Dividend Stocks Are Resilient to Inflation -- but What Do Their Charts Say?

These 3 Dividend Stocks Are Resilient to Inflation -- but What Do Their Charts Say?

These three dividend-paying stocks might be resilient to inflation, but do they have the technical charts to back them up?

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks To Check Out: RHP, SO, GEO

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks To Check Out: RHP, SO, GEO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

3 Stocks Boosting The Utilities Sector Higher

3 Stocks Boosting The Utilities Sector Higher

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

Planning Retirement? These 3 Safe Income Stocks Belong in Your Portfolio

Planning Retirement? These 3 Safe Income Stocks Belong in Your Portfolio

These all-weather, growth-and-income stocks are the perfect investments right now for your retirement strategy.

Top 3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks for Safe Retirement Income

Top 3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks for Safe Retirement Income

Each of these blue-chip stocks has a safe dividend yield greater than 4%.

3 Stocks Pushing The Utilities Sector Downward

3 Stocks Pushing The Utilities Sector Downward

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector lower today.

Best Of The Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: Top 3 Companies: SO, HCN, SEP

Best Of The Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: Top 3 Companies: SO, HCN, SEP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

These 3 Utilities Are Driving the Sector Higher -- Here's Why

These 3 Utilities Are Driving the Sector Higher -- Here's Why

The utility sector overall and its three biggest components have solid year-to-date gains and pay dividends.

These 5 Big Stock Charts Are Breaking Out Right Now

These 5 Big Stock Charts Are Breaking Out Right Now

Here's a technical look at how to trade some of the biggest stocks on the market right now.

Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: Top 3 Companies: DLR, PLD, SO

Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: Top 3 Companies: DLR, PLD, SO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

3 Stocks Improving Performance Of The Utilities Sector

3 Stocks Improving Performance Of The Utilities Sector

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

Cramer: Here Are Many More Stocks in Loved Groups

Cramer: Here Are Many More Stocks in Loved Groups

Here are more stocks in Jim Cramer's loved groups, starting with utilities.

Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks In The Top 3: LTC, ARI, SO

Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks In The Top 3: LTC, ARI, SO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

TheStreet Quant Rating: A- (Buy)