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Southern Company (SO)

Stock Price: $64.54 USD 0.81 (1.27%)
Updated Jul 27, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Southern Company
Country United States
Industry Utilities-Regulated Electric
Sector Utilities
Employees 27,700
CEO Thomas Fanning

Contact Details

Address:30 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308-3003
United States
Phone 404 506 5000

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol SO
Exchange NYSE
Fiscal Year January - December
Reporting Currency US Dollars
CIK Code 0000092122
CUSIP Number 842587107
ISIN Number US8425871071
Employer ID 58-0690070

Company Description

The Southern Company, through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity.

It operates in four segments: Gas Distribution Operations, Gas Pipeline Investments, Wholesale Gas Services, and Gas Marketing Services. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages power generation assets, including renewable energy and battery energy storage projects and sells electricity in the wholesale market; and distributes natural gas in Illinois, Georgia, Virginia, and Tennessee, as well as provides gas marketing services, wholesale gas services, and gas pipeline investments operations.

It owns and/or operates 30 hydroelectric generating stations, 24 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 44 solar facilities, 13 wind facilities, 1 fuel cell facility, and 1 battery storage facility; and constructs, operates, and maintains 75,924 miles of natural gas pipelines and 14 storage facilities with total capacity of 157 Bcf to provide natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers.

The company serves approximately 8.6 million electric and gas utility customers. It also provides products and services in the areas of energy efficiency, and utility infrastructure.

In addition, the company offers digital wireless communications and fiber optics services. The Southern Company was incorporated in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Key Executives

NamePosition
Thomas A. FanningChairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Andrew William EvansExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Mark A. CrosswhiteChairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Alabama Power
Stephen E. KuczynskiChairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Nuclear
Stanley W. Connally Jr.Executive Vice President of Operations
Ann P. DaissChief Accounting Officer and Comptroller
Martin Bernard DavisChief Information Officer and Executive Vice President
Scott GammillDirector of Investor Relations
James Y. Kerr IIExecutive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and Chief of staff
Stacy R. KilcoyneVice President of Human Resources