Where Southern Company (NYSE:SO) Stands on Analytical Review Chart?Expert Gazette
January 22, 2019. Southern Company (NYSE:SO) has grabbed attention from the analysts, when it saw a value increase of 0.32% or 0.15 points in the last trading session to close at $47.22. A total of 4.01 Million shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade compared with its average trading volume of 6.17 Million shares, while its relative volume stands at 0.65. Southern Company (NYSE:SO) has a market cap of $48.43 Billion and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated 1.03 Billion. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $52 while the most conventional has $44 target price. Southern Company (NYSE:SO) as of recent trade, has shown weekly upbeat performance of 1.31% which was maintained at 3.71% in 1-month period. ROI is a performance measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments. While having a peek at profitability ratios Southern Company (NYSE:SO) has trailing twelve month gross margin at 85.5%, its trailing twelve month operating margin stands at 18.5% whereas its trailing twelve month net profit margin spots at 10.3%. However looking at valuation ratios the stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 16.04 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 22.22.