The 51 rating InvestorsObserver gives to Southern Co (SO) stock puts it near the top of the Utilities - Regulated Electric industry. In addition to scoring higher than 76 percent of stocks in the Utilities - Regulated Electric industry, SO’s 51 overall rating means the stock scores better than 51 percent of all stocks.
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What's Happening With Southern Co Stock Today?
Southern Co (SO) stock is trading at $61.55 as of 2:09 PM on Thursday, Jul 8, a loss of -$0.15, or -0.24% from the previous closing price of $61.70. Volume today is low. So far 1,749,427 shares have traded compared to average volume of 3,904,944 shares. The stock has traded between $61.29 and $61.84 so far today.