SO:Southern Company (The) - Stock Price Quote and Dividend Data
LATEST CLOSE STOCK PRICE
Projected 10 Year Dividend Yield6.66%
Dividend Yield 5 Year Average4.54%
Dividend Payout Ratio75.00%
Dividend Payout Ratio 5 yr Average135.00%
Dividend Growth Rate 3 yr Average3.42%
Dividend Growth Rate 5 yr Average3.38%
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Consecutive Dividend Increases19 Years
Dividend Payment TypeSpin-off
Dividend Declaration DateApr. 20, 2020
Dividend Ex DateMay. 15, 2020
Dividend Record DateMay. 18, 2020
Dividend Pay DateJun. 08, 2020
Dividend Amount Current$0.640
Dividend Amount Previous$0.620
Dividends Paid in the Last 12 Months4
First Dividend Paid1948
52-Week Low/High Stock Price$41.96 - $71.10
Percent Held by Institutions61.23%
PE Ratio to Industry27%
Debt-Equity to Industry2.62%
Total Return Last 12 Months-2.07%
Total Return Last 3 Years27.94%
Total Return Last 5 Years49.76%
Latest Trade DateJul. 10, 2020
No Data available for Payment History.
Southern is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Alabama Power Company, Georgia Power Company, and Mississippi Power Company, Co. is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution, and purchase of electricity and the sale of electric service in Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi. Co.'s Southern Power Company subsidiary develops, constructs, acquires, owns, and manages power generation assets, including renewable energy projects, and sells electricity at market-based rates in the wholesale market. Co.'s Southern Company Gas subsidiary is an energy services holding company whose primary business is the distribution of natural gas in Illinois, Georgia, Virginia, and Tennessee.
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