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United States

Southern Co (SO)

SO on New York Consolidated

47.36USD
28 Jul 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.46 (-0.96%)
Prev Close
$47.82
Open
$47.81
Day's High
$47.97
Day's Low
$47.26
Volume
2,955,302
Avg. Vol
4,783,056
52-wk High
$53.80
52-wk Low
$46.20

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 1.18 December 28 Jul 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 1 1 1 1
(2) OUTPERFORM 2 1 1 1
(3) HOLD 13 14 14 14
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 2 2 3 3
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 3.10 3.15 3.24 3.24

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 4 6,487.80 6,877.63 6,151.51 6,016.62
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3 5,129.52 5,315.54 4,923.19 3,688.00
Year Ending Dec-17 14 22,392.50 25,312.00 19,384.00 19,456.70
Year Ending Dec-18 14 23,306.00 26,531.00 20,081.00 20,222.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10 1.18 1.30 1.04 1.12
Quarter Ending Dec-17 9 0.40 0.54 0.27 0.49
Year Ending Dec-17 20 2.95 3.00 2.87 2.98
Year Ending Dec-18 21 3.06 3.15 2.95 3.10
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 3.56 5.80 1.48 3.89

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 5,250.93 5,771.00 520.07 9.90
Quarter Ending Dec-16 4,420.08 5,181.00 760.92 17.22
Quarter Ending Sep-16 5,979.84 6,264.00 284.16 4.75
Quarter Ending Jun-16 4,471.66 4,453.00 18.66 0.42
Quarter Ending Mar-16 4,259.70 3,965.00 294.70 6.92
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.60 0.66 0.06 10.53
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.33 0.24 0.09 26.24
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.17 1.28 0.11 9.13
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.70 0.74 0.04 6.37
Quarter Ending Mar-16 0.53 0.58 0.05 9.25

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 6,487.80 6,591.85 6,474.02 6,443.31 6,016.62
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5,129.52 5,123.12 4,903.78 5,010.44 3,688.00
Year Ending Dec-17 22,392.50 22,414.00 22,351.70 22,438.00 19,456.70
Year Ending Dec-18 23,306.00 23,322.00 23,221.30 23,034.60 20,222.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.18 1.15 1.15 1.16 1.12
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.40 0.43 0.43 0.41 0.49
Year Ending Dec-17 2.95 2.96 2.97 2.97 2.98
Year Ending Dec-18 3.06 3.08 3.10 3.11 3.10

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0 1 1 1
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 1 1 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 1 2 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 3 4
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2 2 3 3
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1 3 1 4
Year Ending Dec-17 0 5 0 8
Year Ending Dec-18 0 5 1 10