Southern Co SO:NYSE (Common Stock)

LastDaily Change / % ChangeDividend YieldVolumeAvg Volume (10 day)
50.50 0.83   1.67%4.44%8,351,1526.3M
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Previous close 2/24/2017

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Georgia Power Simple Solar now available

ATLANTA, Feb. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power today introduces Georgia Power Simple Solar (TM), the company's latest solar energy program for customers. Simple Solar is a new voluntary option for Georgians who want to support solar energy, but are unable or choose not to install a solar system at their home or business. Signing up for the program at takes just minutes with basic customer account information.

Paula Marino inducted into Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame

ATLANTA, Feb. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The executive vice president of Southern Company's engineering and construction services organization, Paula Marino, has been inducted into the State of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame.

SO SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Involving The Southern Company and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 24, 2017

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--February 22, 2017-- The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the Northern District of Georgia on behalf of investors who purchased The Southern Company (NYSE: SO) securities between April 25, 2012 and October 29, 2013.

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Company Background

The Southern Company (Southern Company) is a holding company. The Company owns all of the stock of the traditional operating companies and Southern Power Company (Southern Power), and owns other direct and indirect subsidiaries. Southern Company's segments include the sale of electricity by four traditional operating companies, Southern Power and All Other. 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), are vertically integrated utilities providing electric service in over four Southeastern states. The Company has interests in the Southern Communications Services, Inc., Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Southern Company Holdings, Inc. and other direct and indirect subsidiaries. Its subsidiary also includes PowerSecure International, Inc.


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Bid | Size-- | --
Ask | Size-- | --
Price Open49.80
Previous Close49.67
Day High50.58
Day Low49.78
52 Week High7/22/2016 | 54.64
52 Week Low12/1/2016 | 46.20
% Off 52 Week High-7.58%
% Off 52 Week Low9.31%
Beta (5 Yr)0.1
Volatility Avg2/24/2017 | 15.07
10-Day Avg. Volume6,295,931
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EPS (TTM)12/31/2016 | 2.55
P/E Ratio12/31/2016 | 19.8
Market CapLarge Cap | 49.5B
Shares Outstanding980.00M

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Dividend Yield4.44%
Dividend Announcement1/13/2017
Date of Record2/21/2017
Payable$0.56 - QRTR
Payable Date3/6/2017

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Shares Short20.71M
Short Ratio4.9
Short % of Float2.12%
As of 1/31/2017
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