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Southern Company (SO) Dividends

Dividend Summary:

The next Southern Company dividend went ex 13 days ago for 62c and will be paid in 8 days.
The previous Southern Company dividend was 62c and it went ex 3 months ago and it was paid 3 months ago.
There are typically 4 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 1.2.
Country:
United States
Exchange:
New York Stock Exchange
Sector:
Electricity
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Status: Paid Declared
Type: Quarterly Quarterly
Per Share: 62c 62c
Ex-div Date: Fri 15 Nov 2019 Fri 14 Feb 2020
Pay Date: Fri 06 Dec 2019 Fri 06 Mar 2020
Your Holding: 100 shares 100 shares
Your Payment: $62.00 $62.00

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Declared and Forecast Southern Company Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Type Amount Currency Status
31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 Final 153.5c USD Paid
31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2007 Final 159.5c USD Paid
31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2008 Final 166.25c USD Paid
31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 Final 173.25c USD Paid
29 Apr 2010 05 Jun 2010 Quarterly 45.5c USD Paid
29 Jul 2010 04 Sep 2010 Quarterly 45.5c USD Paid
28 Oct 2010 06 Dec 2010 Quarterly 45.5c USD Paid
03 Feb 2011 05 Mar 2011 Quarterly 45.5c USD Paid
28 Apr 2011 06 Jun 2011 Quarterly 47.25c USD Paid
28 Jul 2011 06 Sep 2011 Quarterly 47.25c USD Paid
03 Nov 2011 06 Dec 2011 Quarterly 47.25c USD Paid
03 May 2012 06 Jun 2012 Quarterly 49c USD Paid
02 Aug 2012 06 Sep 2012 Quarterly 49c USD Paid
01 Nov 2012 06 Dec 2012 Quarterly 49c USD Paid
31 Jan 2013 06 Mar 2013 Quarterly 49c USD Paid
02 May 2013 06 Jun 2013 Quarterly 50.75c USD Paid
01 Aug 2013 06 Sep 2013 Quarterly 50.75c USD Paid
31 Oct 2013 06 Dec 2013 Quarterly 50.75c USD Paid
30 Jan 2014 06 Mar 2014 Quarterly 50.75c USD Paid
01 May 2014 06 Jun 2014 Quarterly 52.5c USD Paid
31 Jul 2014 06 Sep 2014 Quarterly 52.5c USD Paid
30 Oct 2014 06 Dec 2014 Quarterly 52.5c USD Paid
12 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 Quarterly 52.5c USD Paid
14 May 2015 06 Jun 2015 Quarterly 54.25c USD Paid
13 Aug 2015 05 Sep 2015 Quarterly 54.25c USD Paid
12 Nov 2015 04 Dec 2015 Quarterly 54.25c USD Paid
11 Feb 2016 07 Mar 2016 Quarterly 54.25c USD Paid
12 May 2016 06 Jun 2016 Quarterly 56c USD Paid
11 Aug 2016 06 Sep 2016 Quarterly 56c USD Paid
17 Nov 2016 06 Dec 2016 Quarterly 56c USD Paid
16 Feb 2017 06 Mar 2017 Quarterly 56c USD Paid
11 May 2017 06 Jun 2017 Quarterly 58c USD Paid
17 Aug 2017 06 Sep 2017 Quarterly 58c USD Paid
17 Nov 2017 06 Dec 2017 Quarterly 58c USD Paid
16 Feb 2018 06 Mar 2018 Quarterly 58c USD Paid
18 May 2018 06 Jun 2018 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
17 Aug 2018 06 Sep 2018 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
16 Nov 2018 06 Dec 2018 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
15 Feb 2019 06 Mar 2019 Quarterly 60c USD Paid
17 May 2019 06 Jun 2019 Quarterly 62c USD Paid
16 Aug 2019 06 Sep 2019 Quarterly 62c USD Paid
15 Nov 2019 06 Dec 2019 Quarterly 62c USD Paid
14 Feb 2020 06 Mar 2020 Quarterly 62c USD Declared
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How accurate are our Southern Company forecasts?

Prediction Date Dividend Date Forecast Amount Actual Amount Accuracy
07 Mar 2019 14 Feb 2020 62c 62c 100% πŸ˜„
07 Mar 2019 15 Nov 2019 62c 62c 100% πŸ˜„
07 Mar 2019 16 Aug 2019 62c 62c 100% πŸ˜„
07 Mar 2019 17 May 2019 62c 62c 100% πŸ˜„
03 Aug 2018 15 Feb 2019 60c 60c 100% πŸ˜„
03 Aug 2018 16 Nov 2018 60c 60c 100% πŸ˜„
03 Aug 2018 15 Nov 2019 61.5c 62c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
03 Aug 2018 15 Feb 2019 60c 60c 100% πŸ˜„
03 Aug 2018 16 Nov 2018 60c 60c 100% πŸ˜„
03 Aug 2018 17 Aug 2018 60c 60c 100% πŸ˜„
03 Aug 2018 18 May 2018 60c 60c 100% πŸ˜„
21 Feb 2018 15 Feb 2019 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
21 Feb 2018 18 May 2018 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
18 Jan 2018 16 Feb 2018 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
15 Jan 2018 16 Feb 2018 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
05 Dec 2017 15 Feb 2019 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
30 Oct 2017 18 May 2018 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
30 Oct 2017 16 Feb 2018 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
30 Oct 2017 17 Nov 2017 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
09 May 2017 15 Nov 2019 61.5c 62c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
09 May 2017 15 Feb 2019 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
09 May 2017 16 Nov 2018 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
09 May 2017 17 Aug 2018 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
09 May 2017 18 May 2018 59.75c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
09 May 2017 16 Feb 2018 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
09 May 2017 17 Nov 2017 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
09 May 2017 17 Aug 2017 58c 58c 100% πŸ˜„
17 Jan 2017 15 Feb 2019 59.5c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
27 Oct 2016 16 Nov 2018 59.5c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
25 Jul 2016 17 Aug 2018 59.5c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
29 Apr 2016 18 May 2018 59.5c 60c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
22 Oct 2015 17 Nov 2017 57.75c 58c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
22 Oct 2015 17 Nov 2016 56c 56c 100% πŸ˜„
21 Jul 2015 17 Aug 2017 57.75c 58c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
24 Apr 2015 11 May 2017 57.75c 58c 99% πŸ˜ƒ
28 Jul 2014 11 Aug 2016 56c 56c 100% πŸ˜„
Average Southern Company Forecast Accuracy 100% πŸ˜„

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About Southern Company

The Southern Company, as a holding company for a number of operating public utilities, is one of the largest producers of electricity in the United States, 4.4 million customers and nearly 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity. The Atlanta-based company owns electric utilities across the southern states, a generation company, an energy services business and a retail natural gas business.

The group also operates fibre-optics and wireless communications businesses. Additionally, Southern Company owns Southern Power, the primary growth engine for Southern's competitive wholesale market-based energy business.

Southern Company's dividend is consistent and reliable as clockwork, dating back to 1948, paying a regularly increasing quarterly dividend year after year.

Fundamentals

Optimized Dividends

Annual Dividends

Year Amount Change
2006 153.5c
2007 159.5c 3.9%
2008 166.25c 4.2%
2009 173.25c 4.2%
2010 182.0c 5.1%
2011 141.75c (22.1%)
2012 196.0c 38.3%
2013 203.0c 3.6%
2014 210.0c 3.4%
2015 217.0c 3.3%
2016 224.0c 3.2%
2017 232.0c 3.6%
2018 240.0c 3.4%
2019 248.0c 3.3%
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Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Year Type Frequency Status Amount
29 Apr 2010 05 Jun 2010 2010 Interim Quarterly Paid 45.5c
29 Jul 2010 04 Sep 2010 2010 Interim Quarterly Paid 45.5c
28 Oct 2010 06 Dec 2010 2010 Interim Quarterly Paid 45.5c
03 Feb 2011 05 Mar 2011 2010 Final Quarterly Paid 45.5c
28 Apr 2011 06 Jun 2011 2011 Interim Quarterly Paid 47.25c
28 Jul 2011 06 Sep 2011 2011 Interim Quarterly Paid 47.25c
03 Nov 2011 06 Dec 2011 2011 Interim Quarterly Paid 47.25c
03 May 2012 06 Jun 2012 2012 Interim Quarterly Paid 49c
02 Aug 2012 06 Sep 2012 2012 Interim Quarterly Paid 49c
01 Nov 2012 06 Dec 2012 2012 Interim Quarterly Paid 49c
31 Jan 2013 06 Mar 2013 2012 Final Quarterly Paid 49c
02 May 2013 06 Jun 2013 2013 Interim Quarterly Paid 50.75c
01 Aug 2013 06 Sep 2013 2013 Interim Quarterly Paid 50.75c
31 Oct 2013 06 Dec 2013 2013 Interim Quarterly Paid 50.75c
30 Jan 2014 06 Mar 2014 2013 Final Quarterly Paid 50.75c
01 May 2014 06 Jun 2014 2014 Interim Quarterly Paid 52.5c
31 Jul 2014 06 Sep 2014 2014 Interim Quarterly Paid 52.5c
30 Oct 2014 06 Dec 2014 2014 Interim Quarterly Paid 52.5c
12 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 2014 Final Quarterly Paid 52.5c
14 May 2015 06 Jun 2015 2015 Interim Quarterly Paid 54.25c
13 Aug 2015 05 Sep 2015 2015 Interim Quarterly Paid 54.25c
12 Nov 2015 04 Dec 2015 2015 Interim Quarterly Paid 54.25c
11 Feb 2016 07 Mar 2016 2015 Final Quarterly Paid 54.25c
12 May 2016 06 Jun 2016 2016 Interim Quarterly Paid 56c
11 Aug 2016 06 Sep 2016 2016 Interim Quarterly Paid 56c
17 Nov 2016 06 Dec 2016 2016 Interim Quarterly Paid 56c
16 Feb 2017 06 Mar 2017 2016 Final Quarterly Paid 56c
11 May 2017 06 Jun 2017 2017 Interim Quarterly Paid 58c
17 Aug 2017 06 Sep 2017 2017 Interim Quarterly Paid 58c
17 Nov 2017 06 Dec 2017 2017 Interim Quarterly Paid 58c
16 Feb 2018 06 Mar 2018 2017 Final Quarterly Paid 58c
18 May 2018 06 Jun 2018 2018 Interim Quarterly Paid 60c
17 Aug 2018 06 Sep 2018 2018 Interim Quarterly Paid 60c
16 Nov 2018 06 Dec 2018 2018 Interim Quarterly Paid 60c
15 Feb 2019 06 Mar 2019 2018 Final Quarterly Paid 60c
17 May 2019 06 Jun 2019 2019 Interim Quarterly Paid 62c
16 Aug 2019 06 Sep 2019 2019 Interim Quarterly Paid 62c
15 Nov 2019 06 Dec 2019 2019 Interim Quarterly Paid 62c
14 Feb 2020 06 Mar 2020 2019 Final Quarterly Declared 62c
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