Southern Co (NYSE:SO)

43.69
Data as of Sep 19
 +0.41 / +0.95%
Today’s Change
40.03
Today|||52-Week Range
46.81
+6.28%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Utilities
INDUSTRY
Electric Utilities
MARKET CAP
$39.1B

Company Description

Southern Co. provides retail electric services and also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets and sells electricity in the wholesale market. It operates its business through its subsidiaries: Alabama Power Co., Georgia Power Co., Gulf Power Co., and Mississippi Power Co. The Alabama Power is engaged in the generation and purchase of electricity and the transmission, distribution, and sale of such electricity at retail in communities within the state of Alabama, including Anniston, Birmingham, Gadsden, Mobile, Montgomery, and Tuscaloosa, as well as in rural areas, and at wholesale to municipally-owned electric distribution systems. The Georgia Power is engaged in the generation and purchase of electricity and the transmission, distribution, and sale of such electricity within the state of Georgia at retail in communities, including Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Macon, Rome, and Savannah, as well as in rural areas, and at wholesale to various electric membership corporations. The Gulf Power is engaged in the generation and purchase of electricity and the transmission, distribution, and sale of such electricity at retail in communities within the northwestern portion of Florida, including Pensacola, Panama City, and Fort Walton Beach, as well as in rural areas, and at wholesale to a non-affiliated utility and a municipality. The Mississippi Power is engaged in the generation and purchase of electricity and the transmission, distribution, and sale of such electricity in southeastern Mississippi, at retail in communities, including Biloxi, Gulfport, Hattiesburg, Laurel, Meridian, and Pascagoula, as well as in rural areas, and at wholesale to a municipality, distribution cooperative associations, and a generating and transmitting cooperative. Southern was founded on November 9, 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Contact Information

The Southern Co.
30 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard NW
Atlanta Georgia 30308
P:(404) 506-5000
Investor Relations:
(404) 506-5310

Employees

Shareholders

Other institutional26.39%
Mutual fund holders25.22%
Individual stakeholders0.08%

Top Executives

Thomas A. FanningChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Kimberly S. GreeneChief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
Arthur P. BeattieChief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Kenneth E. ColemanChief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
Charles D. McCraryExecutive Vice President

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