Southern Co SO:NYSE (Common Stock)

LastChange / % ChangeDividend YieldVolumeAvg Volume (10 day)
44.58 0.00   0.00%4.87%1,331,5913.6M
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Previous close 11/27/2015

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Project SHARE marks 30 years of neighbors helping neighbors

Georgia Power & The Salvation Army partnership provides assistance to thousands of Georgians annually ATLANTA, Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power is celebrating the 30(th) anniversary of the longstanding Project SHARE initiative throughout the 2015 holiday season. Project SHARE, established in partnership with The Salvation Army in 1985, was one of the first fuel funds in America and provides assistance for expenses such as utility bills, housing, food and even medical necessities. Because donated funds are allocated back to residents in the same community, the unique program is highly localized with more than one million Georgians benefiting from the program over the past three decades.

Mississippi Power proposes nearly $14 decrease per month in fuel costs for residential customers

Savings part of company's annual fuel cost filing GULFPORT, Miss., Nov. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mississippi Power today announced it has filed a fuel cost request with the Mississippi Public Service Commission that would reduce the portion of customer bills related to fuel. Based on the request, a residential customer using 1,000 kWh of electricity per month could see an average savings of $13.70 on their total monthly bill.

Final water discharge permit received for Vogtle nuclear expansion

Completion of last major permit for new nuclear units marks major milestone for project ATLANTA, Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today the latest permitting milestone for the Vogtle nuclear expansion near Waynesboro -- the recent issuance of the final National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), or water discharge, permit by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD). The water discharge permit is the last major permit needed for the new nuclear units.

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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.


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Bid | Size-- | --
Ask | Size-- | --
Price Open44.57
Previous Close44.58
Day High44.79
Day Low44.50
52 Week High1/28/2015 | 53.16
52 Week Low6/26/2015 | 41.40
% Off 52 Week High-16.14%
% Off 52 Week Low7.68%
Beta (5 Yr)0.0
Volatility Avg11/27/2015 | 17.19
10-Day Avg. Volume3,595,683
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EPS (TTM)9/30/2015 | 2.61
P/E Ratio9/30/2015 | 17.1
Market CapLarge Cap | 40.5B
Shares Outstanding908.94M

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Dividend Yield4.87%
Dividend Announcement10/19/2015
Date of Record11/16/2015
Payable$0.5425 - QRTR
Payable Date12/4/2015

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Shares Short22.47M
Short Ratio4.4
Short % of Float2.47%
As of 11/15/2015