Southern Co (SO)

SO (NYSE:Utilities)
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Today's Range: 0.00 - 0.00 | SO Avg Daily Volume: 4,189,600
Last Update: 09/29/14 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 6.13%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $43.63
52 Week Range: $40.03 - $46.81
Oustanding Shares: 895,696,608
Market Cap: 38,918,017,618
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for SO
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 2 2 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 9 10 10
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 3 3 2 2
Mean Rec. 3.10 3.09 3.00 3.00
Latest Dividend: 0.52
Latest Dividend Yield: 4.83%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/31/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.31
Price Earnings Comparisons:
SO Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.31 17.30 28.46
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-3.17% 5.82% 1.77%
Revenue 3.30 -0.02 -0.01
Net Income -29.20 -0.16 -0.06
EPS -30.20 -0.21 -0.07
Earnings for SO:
Revenue 17.09B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.07 $0.38 $2.79 $2.86
Number of Analysts 7 6 12 12
High Estimate $1.10 $0.42 $2.85 $2.90
Low Estimate $1.03 $0.35 $2.76 $2.84
Prior Year $1.08 $0.48 $2.71 $2.79
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -0.93% -21.87% 3.08% 2.33%
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Aug 13, 2014 | 7:57 AM EDT
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