The Southern Co. (SO)

53.97
0.11 0.20
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 54.08
Open 54.08
Day Low/High 53.85 / 54.44
52 Wk Low/High 42.50 / 54.28
Volume 3.43M
Avg Volume 4.70M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.04B
Market Cap 56.02B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 16.61
Div & Yield 2.48 (4.44%)
Southern Co. Buying PowerSecure for $431 Million Cash

Southern Co. Buying PowerSecure for $431 Million Cash

The $431 million cash deal will give the buyer an edge in distributed power technologies.

5 High-Yield Stocks With Safe Dividends

5 High-Yield Stocks With Safe Dividends

Each of these stocks has a high dividend yield of at least 4.5% and scores above average for dividend safety.

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: DLR, EGP, SO

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: DLR, EGP, SO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

5 Safe, Strong Stocks to Add to Your Portfolio in Uncertain Times

5 Safe, Strong Stocks to Add to Your Portfolio in Uncertain Times

Here are five stocks that offer real strengths in a turbulent market.

Bright Idea: Redeploy Some Utility Gains

Bright Idea: Redeploy Some Utility Gains

The electrics have been crackling, but the group has more downside risk than currently perceived.

Dividend Stocks Holding Up Relatively Well

After recently selling COP, we have room to add to the model portfolio on this market decline.

Qualifying for 2 Dividends This Week

Helmerich & Payne and Southern investors will qualify.

3 Defensive Stalwarts for Your Stock Team

3 Defensive Stalwarts for Your Stock Team

Investors turn to defensive stocks when markets become uncooperative and worrisome.

Southern Co. (SO) Stock Price Target Raised at Jefferies

Southern Co. (SO) Stock Price Target Raised at Jefferies

Jefferies increased its price target on Southern Co. (SO) and maintained its ‘hold’ rating on the stock this morning.

Today's Water-Logged And Getting Wetter Stock: Southern (SO)

Today's Water-Logged And Getting Wetter Stock: Southern (SO)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Southern (SO) as a "water-logged and getting wetter" (weak stocks crossing below support with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

Southern Co. (SO) Stock Up Following Mixed Earnings Results

Southern Co. (SO) Stock Up Following Mixed Earnings Results

Southern Co. (SO) stock is increasing on Wednesday morning as the company reported its 2015 fourth quarter earnings results before today’s market open and oil prices rebound.

Southern Co. (SO) Stock Down Ahead of Q4 Earnings Release

Southern Co. (SO) Stock Down Ahead of Q4 Earnings Release

Southern Co. (SO) stock is decreasing late Tuesday morning ahead of its 2015 fourth quarter earnings results due out before the market open tomorrow.

For Big Dividends, Try Utilities Stocks, ETF

For Big Dividends, Try Utilities Stocks, ETF

Utilities are the best performing sector so far in 2016, led by Duke Energy, NextEra Energy and Southern. Utilities investors get gains plus dividends.

3 Stocks Driving The Utilities Sector Higher

3 Stocks Driving The Utilities Sector Higher

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

Buy These Top 3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Today: CHSP, PACW, SO

Buy These Top 3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Today: CHSP, PACW, SO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Window's Open -- Will Anyone Climb In?

At least somebody is buying calls again.

Dividend Stocks Still Offer Stability

Reviews of earnings and other updates on the portfolio.

Today's Stocks Driving Success For The Utilities Sector

Today's Stocks Driving Success For The Utilities Sector

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: NTI, HR, SO

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: NTI, HR, SO

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Don’t Miss Valero, Utilities Payouts

VLO boosts dividend; plus other dividend action and upcoming must-own dates.

D, SO And DUK, Pushing Utilities Sector Downward

D, SO And DUK, Pushing Utilities Sector Downward

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector lower today.

Southern's Stock Is Headed North

Southern's Stock Is Headed North

And it still has room to run as utilities stocks are on the rise.

BMO Capital Markets Says These 26 Stocks Have High Dividend Growth

BMO Capital Markets Says These 26 Stocks Have High Dividend Growth

When searching for dividend opportunities, BMO Capital Markets says investors should consider cash flow and earnings growth, in addition to yield and growth in dividend payouts, the analysts say.

Trying to Navigate Through Volatility

An earnings preview and other updates on the portfolio.

Southern Co. is Poised to Move Upwards

Southern Co. is ready for an upside breakout; go long.

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks To Check Out: DFT, SO, DOW

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks To Check Out: DFT, SO, DOW

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Hey, Mom! The Market's Oversold

The rally is coming, but haltingly.

3 Stocks Boosting The Utilities Sector Higher

3 Stocks Boosting The Utilities Sector Higher

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

PEG, EIX And SO, 3 Utilities Stocks Pushing The Sector Lower

PEG, EIX And SO, 3 Utilities Stocks Pushing The Sector Lower

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector lower today.

Utilities Stocks On The Rise With Help From 3 Stocks

Utilities Stocks On The Rise With Help From 3 Stocks

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

TheStreet Quant Rating: A- (Buy)