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Southern Company (SO)

Southern Company (SO)
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Company Info

Southern Company 30 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard N.W. Atlanta GA 30308 USA

www.southerncompany.com P: 404-506-5000

Description:

Atlanta, GA-based Southern Company is one of the largest utilities in the United States. The company deals with the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity. Southern Company serves approximately nine million customers in Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, and other states, through several wholesale and retail electric and natural gas distribution units, with aggregate generating capacity of 46,000 megawatts, approximately 200,000 miles of electric transmission and distribution lines, with more than 80,000 miles of natural gas pipelines. The company owns Southern Power and Southern Company Gas along with other direct and indirect subsidiaries. Southern Power engages in developing, owning and managing power generation assets, including nuclear energy, renewable energy projects and selling electricity at market-based rates in the wholesale market.

Key Statistics

Overview:

Market Capitalization, $K 89,004,880
Enterprise Value, $K 147,942,880
Shares Outstanding, K 1,093,426
Annual Sales, $ 25,253 M
Annual Net Income, $ 3,976 M
Last Quarter Sales, $ 6,646 M
Last Quarter Net Income, $ 1,129 M
EBIT, $ 10,870 M
EBITDA, $ 15,856 M
60-Month Beta 0.51
% of Insider Shareholders 0.18%
% of Institutional Shareholders 64.10%
Float, K 1,091,458
% Float 99.82%
Short Volume Ratio 0.60

Growth:

1-Year Return 12.15%
3-Year Return 27.47%
5-Year Return 46.04%
5-Year Revenue Growth 7.48%
5-Year Earnings Growth 18.89%
5-Year Dividend Growth 16.81%

Per-Share Information:

Most Recent Earnings 1.03 on 05/02/24
Next Earnings Date 08/01/24
Earnings Per Share ttm 3.88
EPS Growth vs. Prev Qtr 60.94%
EPS Growth vs. Prev Year 30.38%
Annual Dividend Rate, $ 2.82
Annual Dividend Yield 3.46%
Most Recent Dividend 0.720 on 05/17/24
Next Ex-Dividends Date 08/19/24
Dividend Payable Date 09/06/24
Dividend Payout Ratio 71.97%

SO Ratios

Ratio
Price/Earnings ttm 20.96
Price/Earnings forward 20.31
Price/Earnings to Growth 2.92
Return-on-Equity % 12.07%
Return-on-Assets % 3.06%
Profit Margin % 15.74%
Debt/Equity 1.72
Price/Sales 3.52
Price/Cash Flow 9.89
Price/Book 2.50
Book Value/Share 32.54
Interest Coverage 2.78

SO Dividends

Date Value
05/17/24 $0.7200
02/16/24 $0.7000
11/17/23 $0.7000
08/18/23 $0.7000
05/12/23 $0.7000
02/17/23 $0.6800
11/18/22 $0.6800
08/12/22 $0.6800
05/13/22 $0.6800
02/18/22 $0.6600
11/12/21 $0.6600
08/13/21 $0.6600
05/14/21 $0.6600
02/12/21 $0.6400
11/13/20 $0.6400
08/14/20 $0.6400
05/15/20 $0.6400
02/14/20 $0.6200
11/15/19 $0.6200
08/16/19 $0.6200
05/17/19 $0.6200
02/15/19 $0.6000
11/16/18 $0.6000
08/17/18 $0.6000
05/18/18 $0.6000
02/16/18 $0.5800
11/17/17 $0.5800
08/17/17 $0.5800
05/11/17 $0.5800
02/16/17 $0.5600
11/17/16 $0.5600
08/11/16 $0.5600
05/12/16 $0.5600
02/11/16 $0.5430
11/12/15 $0.5430
08/13/15 $0.5425
05/14/15 $0.5425
02/12/15 $0.5250
10/30/14 $0.5250
07/31/14 $0.5250
05/01/14 $0.5250
01/30/14 $0.5075
10/31/13 $0.5075
08/01/13 $0.5075
05/02/13 $0.5075
01/31/13 $0.4900
11/01/12 $0.4900
08/02/12 $0.4900
05/03/12 $0.4900
02/02/12 $0.4725
11/03/11 $0.4725
07/28/11 $0.4725
04/28/11 $0.4725
02/03/11 $0.4550
10/28/10 $0.4550
07/29/10 $0.4550
04/29/10 $0.4550
01/28/10 $0.4375
10/29/09 $0.4375
07/30/09 $0.4375
04/30/09 $0.4375
01/29/09 $0.4200
10/30/08 $0.4200
07/31/08 $0.4200
05/01/08 $0.4200
01/31/08 $0.4025
11/01/07 $0.4025
08/02/07 $0.4025
05/03/07 $0.4025
02/01/07 $0.3875
11/02/06 $0.3875
08/03/06 $0.3875
04/27/06 $0.3875
02/02/06 $0.3725
11/03/05 $0.3725
07/28/05 $0.3725
04/28/05 $0.3725
02/03/05 $0.3575
10/28/04 $0.3575
07/29/04 $0.3575
04/29/04 $0.3500
01/29/04 $0.3500
10/30/03 $0.3500
07/31/03 $0.3500
05/01/03 $0.3425
01/30/03 $0.3425
10/31/02 $0.3425
08/01/02 $0.3430
05/02/02 $0.3350
01/31/02 $0.3350
11/01/01 $0.3350
08/02/01 $0.3350
05/03/01 $0.3350
04/03/01 $13.7970
02/01/01 $0.3350
11/02/00 $0.3350
08/03/00 $0.3350
04/27/00 $0.3350
02/03/00 $0.3350
10/28/99 $0.3350
07/29/99 $0.3350
04/29/99 $0.3350
01/28/99 $0.3350
10/29/98 $0.3350
07/30/98 $0.3350
04/30/98 $0.3350
01/29/98 $0.3350
10/30/97 $0.3250
07/31/97 $0.3250
05/01/97 $0.3250
01/30/97 $0.3250
10/31/96 $0.3150
08/01/96 $0.3150
05/02/96 $0.3150
02/01/96 $0.3150
11/02/95 $0.3050
08/03/95 $0.3050
04/25/95 $0.3050
01/31/95 $0.3050
11/01/94 $0.2950
07/26/94 $0.2950
04/26/94 $0.2950
02/01/94 $0.2950
10/26/93 $0.2850
07/27/93 $0.2850
04/27/93 $0.2850
01/26/93 $0.2850
10/27/92 $0.2750
07/28/92 $0.2750
04/28/92 $0.2750
01/28/92 $0.2750
10/29/91 $0.2675
07/30/91 $0.2675
04/30/91 $0.2675
01/29/91 $0.2675
10/30/90 $0.2675
07/31/90 $0.2675
05/01/90 $0.2675
01/30/90 $0.2675
10/31/89 $0.2675
08/01/89 $0.2675
04/25/89 $0.2675
01/31/89 $0.2675
11/01/88 $0.2675
07/26/88 $0.2675
04/26/88 $0.2675
01/26/88 $0.2675
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