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Southern Co (NYSE:SO) stock price target increased to $60.00, issued a research note earlier today by Zacks Investment Research

Indicating a possible upside of 0.13%, Zacks Investment Research bumped up the target of Southern Co (NYSE:SO) to $60.00

Having a price of $53.25, Southern Co (NYSE:SO) traded -0.47% lower on the day. With the last close up 3.28% from the two hundred day average, compared with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the same period. SO has recorded a 50-day average of $52.00 and a two hundred day average of $51.37. Trade Volume was down over the average, with 1,954,974 shares of SO changing hands under the typical 5,769,340

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Southern Co (NYSE:SO)

Southern Co has PE ratio of 21.06 with a one year low of $43.38 and a one year high of $54.64 and has a market capitalization of $0.

A total of 14 analysts have released a report on Southern Co. One analyst rating the company a strong buy, zero analysts rating the company a buy, thirteen analysts rating the company a hold, three analysts rating the company a underperform, and finally one analyst rating the company a sell with a 12-month price target of $49.29.

General Company Details For Southern Co (NYSE:SO)

The Southern Company (Southern Company) is a holding company. The Company owns all of the stock of the traditional operating companies and Southern Power Company (Southern Power), and owns other direct and indirect subsidiaries. Southern Company's segments include the sale of electricity by four traditional operating companies, Southern Power and All Other. The traditional operating companies, including Alabama Power Company (Alabama Power), Georgia Power Company (Georgia Power), Gulf Power Company (Gulf Power) and Mississippi Power Company (Mississippi Power), are vertically integrated utilities providing electric service in over four Southeastern states. The Company has interests in the Southern Communications Services, Inc., Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Southern Company Holdings, Inc. and other direct and indirect subsidiaries. Its subsidiary also includes PowerSecure International, Inc.

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