The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

 

Southern Co

NYSE: SO
Last

(U.S.) $42.52

Today's change+0.11 +0.26%
Updated September 2 4:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Southern Co

NYSE: SO
Last

(U.S.) $42.52

Today's change+0.11 +0.26%
Updated September 2 4:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Southern Co up (U.S.)$0.11

Southern Co closed up Wednesday by (U.S.)$0.11 or 0.26% to (U.S.)$42.52. Over the last five days, shares have lost 2.50% and sit 2.71% above their 52-week low. This security has performed in-line with the S&P 500 during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $42.75
  • Previous close(U.S.) $42.41
  • High(U.S.) $42.81
  • Low(U.S.) $42.14
  • Bid / Ask-- / --
  • YTD % change-13.42%
  • Volume5,784,516
  • Average volume (10-day)8,376,194
  • Average volume (1-month)6,247,836
  • Average volume (3-month)5,401,155
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $41.40 to (U.S.) $53.16
  • Beta0.08
  • Trailing P/E18.06×
  • P/E 1 year forward14.94×
  • Forward PEG4.17×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $2.17
  • Dividend yield5.10%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $2.35
Updated September 2 4:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+12.33%

Based on its net profit margin of 12.33%, Southern Co is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX0.47%Sector:UtilitiesIndustry:Utilities - Electric
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q2/2015Q1/2015Q4/2014Q3/2014
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedJun 30, 201506/30/2015Mar 31, 201503/31/2015Dec 31, 201412/31/2014Sep 30, 201409/30/2014
Total revenue4,3374,1834,0175,339
Revenue162163169169
Other revenue, total4,1754,0203,8485,170
Cost of revenue, total171144158194
Total operating expense3,2393,2263,4564,061
Fuel expense1,2001,2121,2401,656
Operations & maintenance0000
Selling / general / administrative--------
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization500487430514
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)23970418
Other operating expenses, total245252230258
Operating income1,0989575611,278
Income before tax9458003881,127
Interest income (expense), net non-operating--------
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Allowance for funds used during construction39636363
Other, net-12-7-43-7
Income after tax643526300735
Income tax, total30227488392
Net income643526300735
Total adjustments to net income-14-17-17-17
Net income before extra. items643526300735
Minority interest--------
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items629509283718
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items629509283718
Diluted net income629509283718
Dilution adjustment00----
Diluted weighted average shares912913910902
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share0.690.560.310.80
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.540.530.530.53
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share0.710.560.371.10