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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Southern Company.
Current Price: $49.95
Prev Close: $49.54
Open: $49.28
Bid: $49.92
Ask: $50.50
Day's Range: $49.13 - $49.96
52wk Range: $41.40 - $51.79
Volume: 4,577,120
Avg Vol 4,075,550
Market Cap: $45.40B
P/E (ttm): 19.28
EPS (ttm): $2.59
Div & Yield: $2.17 (4.5%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Southern Company.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
1028 Outperform
63 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
240 Outperform
10 Underperform

How do you think Southern Company will perform against the market?

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

92% Approve

Based on 94 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