SO Southern Co

Price (delayed)

$67.34

Market cap

$73.31B

P/E Ratio

21.24

Dividend/share

$2.7

EPS

$3.17

Enterprise value

$127.95B

Southern Company is an American gas and electric utility holding company based in the southern United States. It is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with executive offices also located in Birmingham, ...

Highlights
The revenue has grown by 25% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter
The P/E is 23% lower than the last 4 quarters average of 27.6 and 7% lower than the 5-year quarterly average of 22.8
Southern's gross margin has decreased by 17% YoY and by 4.8% QoQ
Southern's quick ratio has decreased by 11% QoQ and by 7% YoY

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of SO
Market
Shares outstanding
1.09B
Market cap
$73.31B
Enterprise value
$127.95B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
21.24
Price to book (P/B)
2.02
Price to sales (P/S)
2.6
EV/EBIT
21.45
EV/EBITDA
12.7
EV/Sales
4.57
Earnings
Revenue
$28B
EBIT
$5.97B
EBITDA
$10.08B
Free cash flow
-$1.54B
Per share
EPS
$3.17
Free cash flow per share
-$1.42
Book value per share
$33.37
Revenue per share
$25.88
TBVPS
$118.59
Balance sheet
Total assets
$134.01B
Total liabilities
$98.29B
Debt
$56.65B
Equity
$35.48B
Working capital
-$2.44B
Liquidity
Debt to equity
1.6
Current ratio
0.81
Quick ratio
0.41
Net debt/EBITDA
5.42
Margins
EBITDA margin
36%
Gross margin
33.5%
Net margin
12.2%
Operating margin
17.3%
Efficiency
Return on assets
2.6%
Return on equity
10.2%
Return on invested capital
3.6%
Return on capital employed
4.9%
Return on sales
21.3%
Dividend
Dividend yield
4.01%
DPS
$2.7
Payout ratio
85.2%

SO stock price

How has the Southern stock price performed over time
Intraday
-0.56%
1 week
0.64%
1 month
3.92%
1 year
8.6%
YTD
-1.81%
QTD
-0.97%

Financial performance

How have Southern's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$28B
Gross profit
$9.38B
Operating income
$4.84B
Net income
$3.41B
Gross margin
33.5%
Net margin
12.2%
The revenue has grown by 25% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter
Southern's gross margin has decreased by 17% YoY and by 4.8% QoQ
The operating margin has contracted by 15% YoY but it has grown by 4.8% from the previous quarter
The net income is up by 13% year-on-year and by 12% since the previous quarter

Growth

What is Southern's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Southern stock price valuation
P/E
21.24
P/B
2.02
P/S
2.6
EV/EBIT
21.45
EV/EBITDA
12.7
EV/Sales
4.57
The P/E is 23% lower than the last 4 quarters average of 27.6 and 7% lower than the 5-year quarterly average of 22.8
SO's EPS is up by 12% YoY and by 11% from the previous quarter
The P/B is 8% lower than the last 4 quarters average of 2.2
The equity is up by 7% since the previous quarter and by 7% year-on-year
The revenue has grown by 25% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter
SO's price to sales (P/S) is 13% less than its last 4 quarters average of 3.0 and 3.7% less than its 5-year quarterly average of 2.7

Efficiency

How efficient is Southern business performance
The company's return on equity rose by 11% QoQ and by 9% YoY
SO's ROS is down by 11% YoY
The ROIC rose by 9% QoQ and by 9% YoY
The ROA rose by 8% QoQ and by 8% YoY

Dividends

What is SO's dividend history
DPS
$2.7
Dividend yield
4.01%
Payout ratio
85.2%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Southern financials performed over time
The total assets is 36% more than the total liabilities
Southern's quick ratio has decreased by 11% QoQ and by 7% YoY
Southern's current ratio has decreased by 6% YoY and by 4.7% QoQ
The debt is 60% greater than the equity
The equity is up by 7% since the previous quarter and by 7% year-on-year
The company's debt to equity fell by 6% QoQ and by 2.4% YoY

All financial data is based on trailing twelve months (TTM) periods - updated quarterly, unless otherwise specified.