Southern Co Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

SO dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
Forward Dividend yield
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Dividend Stability Dividend
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Consistent Dividend Growth Dividend

SO dividend yield vs industry/market

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Top 75% Dividend Dividend
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Top 25% Dividend Dividend

SO dividend payout ratio

Southern Co paid out 100% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
Payout ratio
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Dividend Payout Ratio Dividend

SO vs Regulated Electric Utility Stocks

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SO dividend dates

Next dividend payment date
Dec 6, 2023
Last ex-dividend date
Nov 17, 2023

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Southern Co Dividends FAQ

Does Southern Co pay a dividend?

Yes, SO has paid a dividend within the past 3 months.

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What is Southern Co's Dividend Payment Date?

Southern Co's next dividend payment date is on 2023-12-06, when Southern Co shareholders who owned SO shares before 2023-11-17 will receive a dividend payment of $0.7000 per share. Add SO to your watchlist to be reminded of SO's next dividend payment.

Is Southern Co's dividend stable?

Yes, SO's dividend has been stable for the last 10 years.

Does Southern Co have sufficient earnings to cover their dividend?

No, SO's past year earnings per share was $2.76, and their annual dividend per share is $2.78. SO's dividend payout ratio is 100%, which is not sustainable.

How much is Southern Co's dividend?

SO pays a dividend of $2.78 per share. SO's annual dividend yield is 3.89%. Southern Co's dividend is lower than the US industry average of 4.27%, and it is lower than the US market average of 4.29%.

What is Southern Co's Ex-Dividend Date?

Southern Co's previous ex-dividend date was on 2023-11-17. Southern Co shareholders who own SO stock before this date will receive Southern Co's next dividend payment of $0.7000 per share on 2023-12-06. Southern Co's next ex-dividend date has not been announced yet. Add SO to your watchlist to be reminded before SO's ex-dividend date.

Is Southern Co's dividend showing long-term growth?

Yes, SO's' dividend has been growing over the last 10 years.
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