Southern Company (The) (SO): Price and Financial Metrics

Southern Company (The) (SO)

Today's Latest Price: $58.45 USD

0.50 (0.86%)

Updated Jun 5 4:10pm

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Ranked of 61 in Utilities - Domestic

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SO Stock Summary

  • SO has a higher market value than 96.88% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $61,720,611,308.
  • Of note is the ratio of Southern Co's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 0.3% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For SO, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 94.55% of US equities we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Southern Co, a group of peers worth examining would be DUK, D, AEP, TRP, and CNI.
  • Visit SO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to
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SO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $58.45 52-week high $71.10
Prev. close $57.95 52-week low $41.96
Day low $58.26 Volume 4,681,570
Day high $60.02 Avg. volume 5,826,045
50-day MA $55.80 Dividend yield 4.38%
200-day MA $60.68 Market Cap 61.78B

Southern Company (The) (SO) Company Bio

Southern Company is involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. The company was founded in 1945 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Hedge Funds Have Never Been More Bullish On The Southern Company (SO)

At the end of February we announced the arrival of the first US recession since 2009 and we predicted that the market will decline by at least 20% in (Recession is Imminent: We Need A Travel Ban NOW). In these volatile markets we scrutinize hedge fund filings to get a reading on which direction each […]

Yahoo | June 3, 2020

Edited Transcript of SO earnings conference call or presentation 30-Apr-20 5:00pm GMT

Q1 2020 Southern Co Earnings Call

Yahoo | June 2, 2020

Georgia Power customers to see $21 reduction on June bills

Georgia Power today announced that the typical residential customer using 1,000-kilowatt hours will receive an $11.29 credit on their June Georgia Power bill. This reflects implementation of a one-time $51.5 million credit for customers, approved by the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC), as a result of Georgia Power's 2018 financial results.

Yahoo | June 1, 2020

Why Is Southern Co. (SO) Up 0.6% Since Last Earnings Report?

Southern Co. (SO) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Zacks Investment Research | May 30, 2020

Georgia Power prepared for possible busy hurricane season as COVID-19 pandemic continues

Georgia Power remains committed to providing its 2.6 million customers safe and reliable service, while offering important safety tips and storm resources as the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season arrives amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The official start of hurricane season is June 1, and while the National Weather Service predicts an above average storm season, it only takes one major storm to disrupt daily activities and cause extensive damage to communities.

Yahoo | May 29, 2020

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SO Price Returns

1-mo 9.06%
3-mo -11.56%
6-mo -2.88%
1-year 11.37%
3-year 31.93%
5-year 73.15%
YTD -6.32%
2019 51.65%
2018 -3.75%
2017 2.42%
2016 9.92%
2015 -0.09%

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