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Southern Company


Community Rating: 4 Stars: Favorite

45.25 0.60 (1.34%)

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Today's Open $44.72
Previous Close $44.65
Daily Range $44.72 - $45.56
52-Week Range $40.03 - $48.74
Market Cap $40.2B
P/E Ratio 23.83
Dividend (Yield) $2.03 (4.6%)
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Volume 7,221,408
Average Daily Volume 4,369,411
Current FY EPS $2.76

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jumperwire (< 20)
Submitted August 8, 2011

Dividend yield, consistent performance.

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TyrVsGarm (12.31)
Submitted July 15, 2009

Southern has entirely to large of a coal presence in its energy production portfolio to be considered a winner of increasing international and domestic pressure to cut emissions. SO will likely find … More

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Southern Company (SO) Description

The Company through its traditional operating companies, provides electric service in four Southeastern states. Website: http://www.southerncompany.com/

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