The Southern Co. (SO)

2.20 3.90
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 57.99
Open 57.00
Day Low/High 54.89 / 57.29
52 Wk Low/High 41.96 / 71.10
Volume 1.70M
Avg Volume 5.92M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.05B
Market Cap 58.13B
EPS 4.50
P/E Ratio 12.45
Div & Yield 2.48 (4.46%)

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