SO:Southern Company (The) - Stock Price Quote and Dividend Data
LATEST CLOSE STOCK PRICE
Projected 10 Year Dividend Yield5.68%
Dividend Yield 5 Year Average4.62%
Dividend Payout Ratio58.00%
Dividend Payout Ratio 5 yr Average139.00%
Dividend Growth Rate 3 yr Average3.43%
Dividend Growth Rate 5 yr Average3.39%
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Consecutive Dividend Increases17 Years
Dividend Payment TypeSpin-off
Dividend Declaration DateJul. 15, 2019
Dividend Ex DateAug. 16, 2019
Dividend Record DateAug. 19, 2019
Dividend Pay DateSep. 06, 2019
Dividend Amount Current$0.620
Dividend Amount Previous$0.620
Dividends Paid in the Last 12 Months4
First Dividend Paid1948
52-Week Low/High Stock Price$42.50 - $61.14
Percent Held by Institutions49.30%
PE Ratio to Industry31%
Debt-Equity to Industry1.69%
Total Return Last 12 Months45.31%
Total Return Last 3 Years29.96%
Total Return Last 5 Years65.90%
Latest Trade DateSep. 19, 2019
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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Jul. 15, 2019DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT: Southern Company (The) (NYSE: SO) on 07-15-2019 declared a dividend of $0.6200 per shareRead more...
Apr. 17, 2019DIVIDEND RATE INCREASE: Southern Company (The) (NYSE: SO) on 04-17-2019 increased dividend rate > 3% from $2.40 to $2.48Read more...
Jan. 17, 2019DIVIDEND ANNOUNCEMENT: Southern Company (The) (NYSE: SO) on 01-17-2019 declared a dividend of $0.6000 per shareRead more...
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