Last $44.40 USD
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southern co/the (SO) Snapshot

Open
$44.18
Previous Close
$44.23
Day High
$44.40
Day Low
$44.06
52 Week High
04/29/14 - $46.81
52 Week Low
12/12/13 - $40.03
Market Cap
39.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.7M
EPS TTM
$2.89
Shares Outstanding
895.7M
EX-Date
07/31/14
P/E TM
15.4x
Dividend
$2.10
Dividend Yield
4.65%
Current Stock Chart for SOUTHERN CO/THE (SO)

southern co/the (SO) Details

The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public electric utility company. The company is involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. It constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets, including renewable energy projects. As of December 31, 2013, the company owned and/or operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 32 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 6 solar facilities, 1 landfill gas facility, and 1 biomass facility. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data; and wholesale fiber optic solutions to telecommunication providers in the Southeast under the Southern Telecom name. The company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

southern co/the (SO) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $644.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $475.0K
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $760.5K
Chairman of Southern Nuclear Operating Compan...
Total Annual Compensation: $640.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

southern co/the (SO) Key Developments

Southern Company Announces Preliminary Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Third Quarter of 2014

Southern Company announced preliminary consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the second quarter, net income after dividends on preferred and preference stock was $611 million against $297 million for the same period in the last year. Basic earnings per share were $0.68 against $0.34 for the same period in the last year. Net income -excluding items was $611 million against $575 million for the same period in the last year. Basic earnings per share - excluding items were $0.68 against $0.66 for the same period in the last year. Total revenues were $4,467 million against $4,246 million for the same period in the last year. Operating income was $1,103 million against $640 million last year. Earnings before income taxes were $949 million against $471 million last year. Net income was $628 million against $313 million for the same period in the last year. More than 8,000 jobs were announced during the second quarter of 2014, a 23% increase over the same period in 2013, with a potential for $1.3 billion in capital expenditures. For the six months, net income after dividends on preferred and preference stock was $962 million against $378 million for the same period in the last year. Basic earnings per share were $1.08 against $0.43 for the same period in the last year. Net income - excluding items was $1,197 million against $1,005 million for the same period in the last year. Basic earnings per share - excluding items were $1.34 against $1.15 for the same period in the last year. Total revenues were $9,111 million against $8,143 million for the same period in the last year. Operating income was $1,803 million against $965 million last year. Earnings before income taxes were $1,493 million against $599 million last year. Net income was $996 million against $410 million for the same period in the last year. The company’s earnings estimate for the third quarter of 2014 will be $1.06 per share.

Southern Company Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on Sept. 6, 2014

Southern Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of 52.50 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable Sept. 6, 2014, to shareholders of record as of Aug. 4, 2014.

Southern Company to Report Q2, 2014 Results on Jul 30, 2014

Southern Company announced that they will report Q2, 2014 results at 7:30 AM, Eastern Daylight on Jul 30, 2014

 

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