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Southern Company (the) (NYSE:SO)
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▼ -1.6%-0.88

Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.7 years of data (i.e. since Nov 23, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

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Southern Company (the) trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the sector.

Current Status of Southern Company (the)

It is currently trading at $54.19 ($55.07 the previous day).It pays a 4.54% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 77 days (2020 10 28).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $1.25 per share ($6.4B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.33028.

Over the past 12 months, $191520 worth of shares have been purchased and $166877845 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 3.9% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 6.06. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year60.15419298245621.4+ Above Average
2 year49.5520967741945.2- Below Average
3 year47.083012552301-4.9- Below Average
4 year49.5159591836742.4- Below Average
5 year48.3574621212126.2+ Above Average
Southern Company (the) is projected by analysts to get to $59.00 within the next 12 months (8.9%), but preticted targets range from as high as $67.00 (23.6%) and as low as $52(-4%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -34.6%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means

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With an average increase of 3.9% year over year, if Southern Company (the) is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 106.5 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 17.74.

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Southern Company (SO) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 06:31:27 SO earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.... Read Full Article

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Southern Co. (SO) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 11:55:11 Southern Co. (SO) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 18.18% and -7.88%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?... Read Full Article

Southern Company reports second-quarter 2020 earnings

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Southern Company recognized as 2020 SEPA Utility Business Models Power Player of the Year

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Thu, 23 Jul 2020 16:33:04 Southern Co. (SO) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.... Read Full Article

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Southern Company announces quarterly dividend

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 18:01:00 Southern Company today announced a regular quarterly dividend of 64 cents per share on the companyand's common stock, payable Sept. 8, 2020, to shareholders of record as of Aug. 17, 2020.... Read Full Article