Southern Company is an American gas and electric utility holding company. The Company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in seven 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.

Type
Public
HQ
Atlanta, US
Founded
1912
Size (employees)
32,015 (est)
Southern Company was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Atlanta, US
Report incorrect company information

Key People/Management at Southern Company

Art Beattie

Art Beattie

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Southern Company
W. Bowers

W. Bowers

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Georgia Power Company
Stan Connally

Stan Connally

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Power Company
Mark Crosswhite

Mark Crosswhite

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Alabama Power Company
Andrew Evans

Andrew Evans

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern Company Gas
Thomas Fanning

Thomas Fanning

Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern Company
Show more

Southern Company Office Locations

Southern Company has an office in Atlanta
Atlanta, US (HQ)
30 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW
Show all (1)
Report incorrect company information

Southern Company Financials and Metrics

Southern Company Financials

Southern Company's revenue was reported to be $23.03 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

23 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

926 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

2.6 b

Market capitalization (20-Apr-2018)

45.6 b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

2.1 b

EV

90.4 b
Southern Company's current market capitalization is $45.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

17.1 b18.5 b17.5 b19.9 b23 b

Revenue growth, %

8%(5%)14%

Operating expense total

20.5 b

Depreciation and amortization

3.5 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Revenue

5 b4.6 b4.5 b5.3 b4.2 b4.3 b5.4 b4 b4.5 b6.3 b5.8 b5.4 b

Cost of goods sold

58 m84 m

Gross profit

4.4 b6.2 b

Gross profit Margin, %

99%99%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

659 m710 m1.4 b2 b2.1 b

Accounts Receivable

67.4 m19.1 m18.2 m232 m

Inventories

4.3 m4 m3.4 m1.5 b1.4 b

Current Assets

5.6 b6.4 b6.5 b9.7 b10.1 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Cash

682 m590 m583 m1.4 b1.1 b813 m1.1 b754 m1.9 b2.7 b1.1 b1.4 b

Inventories

1.3 b1.5 b1.5 b

Current Assets

5.8 b5.1 b5.4 b6.3 b6.4 b6.6 b6.3 b5.5 b15.1 b9.7 b8.4 b8.8 b

Goodwill

1.8 m1.8 m1.8 m1.8 m2 m2 m2 m2 m264 m6.2 b6.3 b6.3 b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

1.7 b2 b2.4 b2.5 b926 m

Depreciation and Amortization

2 b2.9 b

Accounts Payable

(13.6 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

6.1 b5.8 b6.3 b4.9 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

869 m368 m628 m735 m525 m643 m970 m497 m636 m1.2 b665 m

Depreciation and Amortization

480 m497 m504 m514 m487 m500 m528 m541 m569 m695 m716 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(2.8 b)

Interest Paid

39 m58 m22 m49 m72 m25 m53 m
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

35.4 x

Revenue/Employee

719.4 k

Debt/Equity

1.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

4.3 x
Show all financial metrics
Report incorrect company information