Shares of Utilities sector company Southern Company moved -1.5% today, and are now trading at a price of $71.28. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 3,543,501 compared to its average volume of 4,203,082. The S&P 500 index returned a -0.0% performance.
The Southern Company, through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The company is based in Atlanta and has 27,423 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $77,723,713,536. Southern Company currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.8% per year.
14 analysts are following Southern Company and have set target prices ranging from $60.0 to $80.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of hold. At today's prices, SO is trading -3.11% away from its average analyst target price of $73.57 per share.
Over the last year, SO shares have gone down by -3.0%, which represents a difference of -16.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $80.57 per share and its 52 week low is $60.71. With average free cash flows of $12.04 Billion that have been growing at an average rate of 14.2% over the last 4 years, Southern Company declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.
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