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Southern Co (SO.N)

SO.N on New York Stock Exchange

51.18USD
20 Nov 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.21 (+0.41%)
Prev Close
$50.97
Open
$51.05
Day's High
$51.31
Day's Low
$50.97
Volume
933,562
Avg. Vol
1,322,853
52-wk High
$53.51
52-wk Low
$46.20

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 0.47 December 21 Nov 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 2 3 3 2
(2) OUTPERFORM 3 3 3 2
(3) HOLD 8 8 10 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 1 1 1
(5) SELL 2 2 2 2
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.94 2.76 2.79 2.95

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 Dec-17 4 4,929.97 5,253.08 4,438.00 1,927.76
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5 5,718.32 6,145.83 5,192.63 3,830.23
Year Ending Dec-17 11 22,265.40 23,157.00 20,250.00 20,875.00
Year Ending Dec-18 12 23,292.70 26,442.00 20,765.00 21,965.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 9 0.47 0.50 0.41 0.44
Quarter Ending Mar-18 8 0.72 0.88 0.61 0.66
Year Ending Dec-17 17 2.95 3.00 2.91 2.99
Year Ending Dec-18 18 3.03 3.10 2.98 3.14
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 3.40 5.80 1.94 3.47

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 Sep-17 6,121.90 6,201.00 79.10 1.29
Quarter Ending Jun-17 5,097.29 5,430.00 332.71 6.53
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.07 1.12 0.05 4.24
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.71 0.73 0.02 2.96
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

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 Dec-17 4,929.97 4,929.97 5,070.62 5,070.62 1,927.76
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5,718.32 5,718.32 5,651.31 5,652.12 3,830.23
Year Ending Dec-17 22,265.40 22,265.40 22,434.90 22,584.30 20,875.00
Year Ending Dec-18 23,292.70 23,292.70 23,284.50 23,330.60 21,965.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.47 0.47 0.45 0.44 0.44
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.72 0.72 0.67 0.66 0.66
Year Ending Dec-17 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.94 2.99
Year Ending Dec-18 3.03 3.03 3.03 3.03 3.14

Estimates Revisions Summary

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