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Southern Company’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers

Vincent Kruger
Southern Company’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers

Currently, Southern Company (SO) stock is trading at a forward PE ratio of 14.5x based on analysts’ EPS for the next year. Southern Company looks to be trading at a discounted valuation compared to its historical valuation average around 20x. Utilities at large have an average forward PE ratio of ~16x–17x.