The Company through its traditional operating companies, provides electric service in four Southeastern states.


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Stock Performance

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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Southern Company.
Current Price: $52.05
Prev Close: $52.70
Open: $52.51
Bid: $51.51
Ask: $52.96
Day's Range: $51.82 - $52.59
52wk Range: $43.38 - $54.64
Volume: 5,877,596
Avg Vol 6,146,520
Market Cap: $47.31B
P/E (ttm): 20.91
EPS (ttm): $2.52
Div & Yield: $2.17 (4.3%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Southern Company.
CAPS Rating 3 out of 5
 
1027 Outperform
66 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
244 Outperform
9 Underperform

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You pick for Southern Company is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

Thomas A. Fanning, CEO

93% Approve

Based on 111 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Southern Company.

The Company through its traditional operating companies, provides electric service in four Southeastern states.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Utilities