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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Southern Co.

IHS Markit

Southern Co

NYSE:SO

Score: Neutral (55)

1 day at current score.

Downgraded from Positive on September 21st 2018

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Summary


  • This company ranked neutral compared to the Utilities sector with only 2 positive IHS Markit Categories
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative
  • ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows
  • Bearish sentiment is low
  • Economic output in this company's sector is contracting


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is low for SO with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Positive

ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding SO is favorable, with net inflows of $16.28 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit

There is no PMI sector data available for this security.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Negative

The current level displays a negative indicator. Although SO credit default swap spreads are rising, indicating the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness, they are still comfortably within the range of the last three years.

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