SO - The Southern Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
55.27
-0.86 (-1.53%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close56.13
Open55.97
Bid55.56 x 2200
Ask55.57 x 800
Day's Range55.25 - 56.24
52 Week Range42.50 - 57.08
Volume5,517,899
Avg. Volume4,061,550
Market Cap57.497B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.28
PE Ratio (TTM)16.93
EPS (TTM)3.26
Earnings DateJul 31, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.48 (4.42%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-08-16
1y Target Est55.03
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    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Southern Co.

    Southern Co NYSE:SOView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is contracting Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort 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 flowETF/Index ownership | NeutralETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $6.62 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold SO are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS MarkitThere is no PMI sector data available for this security. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | PositiveThe current level displays a positive indicator. SO credit default swap spreads are near the lowest level of the last three years and indicate the market's continued positive perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

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