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: $53.54
Prev Close: $54.45
Open: $54.14
Bid: $53.16
Ask: $53.50
Day's Range: $53.22 - $54.48
52wk Range: $41.81 - $54.64
Volume: 8,646,547
Avg Vol 5,835,149
Market Cap: $48.66B
P/E (ttm): 21.19
EPS (ttm): $2.57
Div & Yield: $2.17 (4.1%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Southern Company.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
1028 Outperform
64 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
251 Outperform
8 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

90% Approve

Based on 101 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