Southern Company (NYSE:SO) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.
Southern Company (NYSE:SO) gained 0.78 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $43.78. The stock traded with the average Volume of 5.14 Million at the end of last session.
The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.88/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.83/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.05/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 6 Percent.
Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 2 analysts rated Southern Company (NYSE:SO) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 4 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.
The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -0.01% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -1.86% and -7.08% respectively.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 4.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 2.9%.
Southern Company (NYSE:SO) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.48% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.54% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Southern Company currently has a Weekly performance of 2.08%, monthly performance percentage is -1.73 percent, Quarterly performance is -0.61 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -15.29% and Yearly Performance is -14.26 percent.
Southern Company is America’s premier energy company. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in the states, natural gas distribution companies in the states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and nationally recognized provider of energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, the company and its subsidiaries are inventing America’s energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers.