Southern Co SO:NYSE (Common Stock)

LastChange / % ChangeDividend YieldVolumeAvg Volume (10 day)
50.4799 0.0699   0.14%4.44%521,1884.8M
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InvestorsObserver releases covered-call reports for Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc., Marathon Oil Corporation, Mylan, Sysco Corporation and Southern Co.

CHICAGO, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ULTA, MRO, MYL, SYY and SO. To see the high-return covered-call trades uncovered by InvestorsObserver's analysts, read the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alert by selecting the corresponding link. (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.)

InvestorsObserver releases covered-call reports for Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc., Marathon Oil Corporation, Mylan, Sysco Corporation and Southern Co.

CHICAGO, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ULTA, MRO, MYL, SYY and SO. To see the high-return covered-call trades uncovered by InvestorsObserver's analysts, read the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alert by selecting the corresponding link. (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.)

Georgia Power begins construction on new 31 MW on-base solar facility

Groundbreaking at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany marks company's fifth solar project with U.S. military ATLANTA, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leadership from Georgia Power and the Department of the Navy (DON) today joined elected officials, community leaders and other dignitaries at Marine Corps Logistics Base (MCLB) Albany to mark the start of construction for a new 31 megawatt (MW) alternating current (AC) (44 MW direct current) solar generation facility. The MCLB Albany project is the fifth large-scale solar project to be built, owned and operated by Georgia Power on Georgia military bases for a total of 166 MW AC.

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Peers Information HelpSO Southern Co vs. Peers

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Southern Co
7.74%
Alliant Energy Corporation
14.14%
Ameren Corp
11.36%
American Electric Power Company Inc
10.45%
CMS Energy Corporation
13.91%
SO
Southern Co
4.44%
Alliant Energy Corporation
3.31%
Ameren Corp
3.50%
American Electric Power Company Inc
3.48%
CMS Energy Corporation
3.01%
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Southern Co
0.14%
-0.42%
Alliant Energy Corporation
Ameren Corp
0.81%
American Electric Power Company Inc
0.16%
CMS Energy Corporation
0.10%
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Company Background

Southern Company is an operating public utility company. The primary business of the Southern Company is electricity sales by the traditional operating companies and Southern Power. Southern Company's business segments are the sale of electricity by the four traditional operating companies and Southern Power. The four traditional operating companies, including Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power and Mississippi Power, are vertically integrated utilities providing electric service in four Southeastern states. Southern Company owns all of the common stock of Southern Power Company, which is also an operating public utility company. Southern Power constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets, including renewable energy projects, and sells electricity at market-based rates in the wholesale market. The Company also operates the All Other segment.

http://www.southerncompany.com/

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Bid | Size-- | --
Ask | Size-- | --
Price Open50.35
Previous Close50.41
Day High50.65
Day Low50.27
52 Week High4/1/2016 | 51.79
52 Week Low6/26/2015 | 41.40
% Off 52 Week High(2.53)%
% Off 52 Week Low21.93%
Beta (5 Yr)0.05
Volatility Avg5/2/2016 | 16.01
10-Day Avg. Volume4,789,722
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EPS (TTM)3/31/2016 | 2.57
P/E Ratio3/31/2016 | 19.6
Market CapLarge Cap | 46.4B
Shares Outstanding918.87M
Float909.7M

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Dividend Yield4.44%
Ex-Date5/12/2016
Dividend Announcement4/18/2016
Date of Record5/16/2016
Payable$0.56 - QRTR
Payable Date6/6/2016

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Shares Short23.95M
Short Ratio5.2
Short % of Float2.62%
As of 2/29/2016