Southern Co SO:NYSE (Common Stock)

LastChange / % ChangeDividend YieldVolumeAvg Volume (10 day)
44.09 0.44   1.01%4.81%5,901,4744.4M
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Financial Results, Upcoming Event, Social Campaigns, and Technical Updates - Research Reports on Accenture, Knowles, Xilinx, Southern Company and Cleco

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Accenture Plc (NYSE: ACN), Knowles Corp. (NYSE: KN), Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), Southern Company (NYSE: SO) and Cleco Corporation (NYSE: CNL). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:

Southern Company to Hold Their Sixth Annual Evening of Excellence

EVENT PAYS TRIBUTE TO ARCHITECTS OF CHANGE IN ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT APPEARANCES BY ROBERT BATTLE, KENNY LEON, DEBRA L. LEE, MC LYTE, LEDISI, D-NICE, AND REV. AL SHARPTON ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company, in partnership with Perennial Strategy Group, will host their highly anticipated sixth annual Evening of Excellence, a prestigious awards reception that will be held in conjunction with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's (CBCF) 44(th) Annual Legislative Conference. Hosted by emcee-songwriter, speaker, and DJ MC Lyte, this invitation-only event will take place on Friday, September 26(th) , 2014 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. The evening will feature exclusive special performances by Grammy-nominated Ledisi, and by D-Nice during the after-party.

Southern Nuclear corporate employees end successful campaign for United Way

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nuclear, a subsidiary of Southern Company headquartered in Birmingham, completed a month-long campaign for United Way at the corporate headquarters raising more than $268,000.

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Company Background

The Southern Company (Southern Company)is a holding company, which owns all of the common stock of the traditional operating companies, including Alabama Power Company (Alabama Power), Georgia Power Company (Georgia Power), Gulf Power Company (Gulf Power), and Mississippi Power Company (Mississippi Power) ,and Southern Power Company (Southern Power), and other direct and indirect subsidiaries (together, the Southern Company system). The primary business of the Southern Company system is electricity sales by the traditional operating companies and Southern Power. The four traditional operating companies are vertically integrated utilities providing electric service in four Southeastern states. Southern Power constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets. In July 2012, the Company and Turner Renewable Energy acquired a 20 megawatts solar photovoltaic power plant in Nevada from SunEdison, a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc.


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Bid | Size-- | --
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Price Open43.80
Previous Close43.65
Day High44.28
Day Low43.71
52 Week High4/29/2014 | 46.81
52 Week Low12/13/2013 | 40.03
% Off 52 Week High-5.81%
% Off 52 Week Low10.14%
Beta (5 Yr)0.2
Volatility Avg10/1/2014 | 12.68
10-Day Avg. Volume4,369,169
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EPS (TTM)6/30/2014 | 2.51
P/E Ratio6/30/2014 | 17.4
Market CapLarge Cap | 39.5B
Shares Outstanding895.70M

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Dividend Yield4.81%
Dividend Announcement7/21/2014
Date of Record8/4/2014
Payable$0.525 - QRTR
Payable Date9/6/2014

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Shares Short40.02M
Short Ratio10.1
Short % of Float4.47%
As of 9/15/2014

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