Southern Company Overview

  • Founded
  • 1912
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 27,700
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • SO
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 15
  • Share Price
  • $61.47
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Southern Company General Information

Description

Southern Co. is one of the largest utilities in the U.S. The company distributes electricity and natural gas to approximately 9 million customers in nine states. It owns 50 gigawatts of generating capacity, primarily for serving regulated customers in Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi. Wholly owned unregulated Southern Power Co. owns 12 gigawatts of mostly renewable energy capacity and sells the electricity primarily under long-term power sales agreements. The solar and wind farms are located in Southern's regulated jurisdictions but also in Texas, California, and other states.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Alabama Traction, Light & Power, AGL Resources
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Electric Utilities
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 30 Ivan Allen Junior Boulevard Northwest
  • Atlanta, GA 30308
  • United States
+1 (404) 000-0000
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Southern Company Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$61.47 $62.08 $50.40 - $66.93 $65.7B 1.06B 3.9M $3.20

Southern Company Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018
EV 120,207,856 117,942,946 116,225,355 93,855,791
Revenue 21,267,000 20,375,000 21,419,000 23,495,000
EBITDA 9,541,000 9,222,000 11,609,000 8,140,000
Net Income 3,401,000 3,134,000 4,754,000 2,242,000
Total Assets 125,393,000 122,935,000 118,700,000 116,914,000
Total Debt 53,250,000 51,041,000 48,686,000 46,849,000
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Southern Company Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Southern Company Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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Southern Company Competitors (28)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
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Southern Company Executive Team (40)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
W. Bowers Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Georgia Power & Member of the Management Council
Mark Lantrip Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President, Southern Company Services & Member of the Management Council
Stephen Kuczynski Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President, Southern Nuclear & Member of the Management Council
Thomas Fanning Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President & Member of the Management Council
Kimberly Greene Chairwoman, Chief Executive Officer, and President, Southern Company Gas & Member of the Management Council
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Southern Company Board Members (28)

Name Representing Role Since
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00000 00000 Self Chairman of the Finance Committee & Member of the Board and the Compensation and Management Succession Committee 000 0000
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Southern Company Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Southern Company Investments & Acquisitions (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 01-Jan-2020 000000000 000 Environmental Services (B2B)
0000000 0 01-Oct-2018 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software
00000 30-May-2018 00000 00000 00 0000 Drug Discovery
00000000 000000000 10-Jul-2017 00000 00000 00 000.00 Business/Productivity Software
50 Megawatts of Distributed Fuel Cells 25-Oct-2016 Corporate Asset Purchase Other Energy
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Southern Company Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Southern Power Electric Utilities Atlanta, GA 2001
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00000000 0000000 Telecommunications Service Providers Atlanta, GA 0000
00000000 0000 Telecommunications Service Providers Atlanta, GA 0000
0000000 00000 0000 Corporate Pension Atlanta, GA 0000
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Southern Company Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000000 000000000 10-Jul-2017 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 8 buyers
00000000 00000 01-Jan-2005 000000000 00000 00 Completed
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Cia Energética de Minas Gerais 01-Jan-1997 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Completed
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