Southern Company (The)

78.25-0.0050-0.01%Vol 1.42M1Y Perf 20.00%
Aug 10th, 2022 13:48 DELAYED
BID78.24 ASK78.25
Open78.47 Previous Close78.25
Pre-Market77.53 After-Market-
 -0.72 -0.92%  - -
Target Price
73.73 
Analyst Rating
Hold 2.66
Potential %
-5.73 
Finscreener Ranking
+     37.35
Insiders Trans % 3/6/12 mo.
-/-/- 
Value Ranking
★+     42.47
Insiders Value % 3/6/12 mo.
-/-/- 
Growth Ranking
+     33.49
Insiders Shares Cnt. % 3/6/12 mo.
-/-/- 
Income Ranking
     31.38
Price Range Ratio 52W %
97.02 
Earnings Rating
Strong Buy
Market Cap83.17B 
Earnings Date
28th Jul 2022
Alpha0.01 Standard Deviation0.06
Beta0.49 

Today's Price Range

77.9278.62

52W Range

60.9978.78

5 Year PE Ratio Range

9.3059.60

Summary:

Buy

Technical Indicators: Neutral
Moving Averages: Strong Buy
Performance
1 Week
1.28%
1 Month
9.92%
3 Months
6.90%
6 Months
18.65%
1 Year
20.00%
3 Years
34.15%
5 Years
60.32%
10 Years
93.81%

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ProfitabilityValueIndustryS&P 500US Markets
39.60
18.00
34.80
10.80
9.88
RevenueValueIndustryS&P 500US Markets
18.65B
17.56
1.34
-0.13
DividendsValueIndustryS&P 500US Markets
3.79
2.72
2.80
3.13
Payout ratio80.00
Earnings HistoryEstimateReportedSurprise %
Q02 20220.841.0727.38
Q01 20220.910.976.59
Q04 20210.350.362.86
Q03 20211.221.230.82
Q02 20210.790.846.33
Q01 20210.850.9815.29
Q04 20200.430.479.30
Q03 20201.241.22-1.61
Earnings Per EndEstimateRevision %Trend
6/2022 QR0.84-2.33Negative
9/2022 QR0.99-27.21Negative
12/2022 FY3.570.28Positive
12/2023 FY3.770.00-
Next Report Date-
Estimated EPS Next Report0.84
Estimates Count3
EPS Growth Next 5 Years %4.00
Volume Overview
Volume1.42M
Shares Outstanding1.06M
Shares Float1.06B
Trades Count20.25K
Dollar Volume111.33M
Avg. Volume4.37M
Avg. Weekly Volume4.12M
Avg. Monthly Volume4.32M
Avg. Quarterly Volume4.68M

Southern Company (The) (NYSE: SO) stock closed at 78.25 per share at the end of the most recent trading day (a 1.37% change compared to the prior day closing price) with a volume of 3.12M shares and market capitalization of 83.17B. Is a component of S&P 500, Russell 1000 indices and it is traded on NYSE exchange. The company belongs in the Utilities - Regulated industry, Utilities sector and employs 27700 people. Southern Company (The) CEO is Thomas A. Fanning.

The one-year performance of Southern Company (The) stock is 20%, while year-to-date (YTD) performance is 14.1%. SO stock has a five-year performance of 60.32%. Its 52-week range is between 60.99 and 78.775, which gives SO stock a 52-week price range ratio of 97.02%

Southern Company (The) currently has a PE ratio of 33.60, a price-to-book (PB) ratio of 2.72, a price-to-sale (PS) ratio of 4.08, a price to cashflow ratio of 11.90, a PEG ratio of 2.32, a ROA of 1.85%, a ROC of 4.76% and a ROE of 8.30%. The company’s profit margin is 9.88%, its EBITDA margin is 34.80%, and its revenue ttm is $18.65 Billion , which makes it $17.56 revenue per share.

Of the last four earnings reports from Southern Company (The), there were 4 positive earnings surprise and 0 negative earnings surprise. The company has EPS estimate of $0.84 for the next earnings report. Southern Company (The)’s next earnings report date is -.

The consensus rating of Wall Street analysts for Southern Company (The) is Hold (2.66), with a target price of $73.73, which is -5.73% compared to the current price. The earnings rating for Southern Company (The) stock is Strong Buy (calculated from actual period earnings estimates revision (80% weight) and previous period earnings surprise (20% weight)).

Southern Company (The) has a dividend yield of 3.79% with a dividend per share of $2.72 and a payout ratio of 80.00%.

Southern Company (The) has a Buy technical analysis rating based on Technical Indicators (ADX : 5.87, ATR14 : 1.56, CCI20 : 105.00, Chaikin Money Flow : 0.18, MACD : 1.67, Money Flow Index : 63.59, ROC : 8.77, RSI : 77.70, STOCH (14,3) : 93.77, STOCH RSI : 0.35, UO : 59.91, Williams %R : -6.23), Simple Moving Averages and Exponential Moving Averages.

Aggregated Insider Trades of Southern Company (The) in the last 12-months were:

Analyst RatingsCurrent1 M ago3 M ago
Strong Buy
4 (28.57 %)
2 (15.38 %)
1 (10.00 %)
Moderate Buy
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
Hold
8 (57.14 %)
9 (69.23 %)
7 (70.00 %)
Moderate Sell
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
0 (0.00 %)
Strong Sell
2 (14.29 %)
2 (15.38 %)
2 (20.00 %)
Summary RatingHold
2.66
Hold
2.95
Hold
3.13

Southern Company (The)

Southern Co. is one of the largest utilities in the U.S. The company distributes electricity and natural gas to approximately 9 million customers in nine states. It owns 50 gigawatts of generating capacity, primarily for serving regulated customers in Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi. Wholly owned unregulated Southern Power Co. owns 12 gigawatts of mostly renewable energy capacity and sells the electricity primarily under long-term power sales agreements. The solar and wind farms are located in Southern's regulated jurisdictions but also in Texas, California, and other states.

CEO: Thomas A. Fanning

Telephone: +1 404 506-5000

Address: 30 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, Atlanta 30308, GA, US

Number of employees: 27 700

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TipRanks News for SO

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 03:37 GMT Wall Street Analysts Are Neutral on Top Utilities Picks

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Thu, 14 Jul 2022 12:19 GMT Southern Co (SO) Gets a Sell Rating from J.P. Morgan

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Thu, 05 May 2022 01:49 GMT RBC Capital Believes Southern Co (SO) Wont Stop Here

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Fri, 29 Apr 2022 16:48 GMT Southern Co (SO) Receives a Hold from BMO Capital

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Tue, 22 Mar 2022 16:49 GMT Southern Co (SO) Gets a Sell Rating from Morgan Stanley

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Tue, 15 Feb 2022 13:58 GMT The Southern Company: High Debt, Low Growth

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Thu, 13 Jan 2022 12:43 GMT KeyBanc Believes Southern Co (SO) Wont Stop Here

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