Southern Company Gas Company Profile (NYSE:GAS)

About Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)

Southern Company Gas logoSouthern Company Gas, formerly AGL Resources Inc, is a natural gas-only distribution company. The Company operates in four operating segments: distribution operations, retail operations, wholesale services and midstream operations. The Company's distribution operations segment is engaged in providing natural gas to residential, commercial and industrial customers. The retail operations segment is involved in the provision of natural gas commodity and related services. The wholesale services segment is engaged in natural gas storage, gas pipeline arbitrage and provides natural gas asset management and related logistics services for its utilities, as well as for non-affiliated companies. Midstream operations segment consists primarily of natural gas storage facilities and select pipelines, enabling the provision of diverse sources of natural gas supplies to its customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Natural Gas Distribution
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:GAS
  • CUSIP: 00120410
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $65.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $64.88
  • 52 Week Range: $46.85 - $66.49
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.21
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 6.84%
  • Return on Equity: 2.13%
  • Return on Assets: 0.90%
  • Average Volume: 892,619 shs.
  • Beta: -0.08

Frequently Asked Questions for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)

What is Southern Company Gas' stock symbol?

Southern Company Gas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GAS."

How were Southern Company Gas' earnings last quarter?

Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 11th. The company reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.27. The firm had revenue of $962 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.45 billion. Southern Company Gas had a return on equity of 2.13% and a net margin of 6.84%. View Southern Company Gas' Earnings History.

Who are some of Southern Company Gas' key competitors?

Who are Southern Company Gas' key executives?

Southern Company Gas' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew W. Evans, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Elizabeth W. Reese, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Paul R. Shlanta, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
  • Henry P. Linginfelter, Executive Vice President - Distribution Operations
  • Melanie M. Platt, Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer
  • Peter I. Tumminello, Executive Vice President-Nonregulated Businesses and President Sequent
  • James A. Rubright, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Kimberly S. Greene, Director
  • Sandra N. Bane, Independent Director
  • Thomas D. Bell Jr., Independent Director

How do I buy Southern Company Gas stock?

Shares of Southern Company Gas can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Southern Company Gas' stock price today?

One share of Southern Company Gas stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.97.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Southern Company Gas (NYSE GAS)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  38 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  83 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  121
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/25/2016ArgusDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
1/11/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$51.00 -> $66.00N/AView Rating Details
12/8/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform -> Underperform€23.00 -> €21.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Earnings by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE GAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/11/2016Q4$0.67$0.94$1.45 billion$962.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315$0.21$0.25$584.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q2$0.43$0.39$910.55 million$674.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q1$1.49$1.34$2.46 billion$1.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q4 2014$0.79$0.66$1.24 billion$1.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314$0.24$0.22$1.18 billion$589.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.41$0.40$848.07 million$902.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.85$1.37$1.71 million$2.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q4$0.91$0.81$1.25 billion$1.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.26$0.41$904.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$1.29$1.31$1.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.92$0.91$790.00 million$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.22$0.09$295.00 million$614.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.30$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$1.34$1.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.93$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.28$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.34$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.92$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.93$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.94 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.11 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Most Recent Dividend:6/1/2016
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:-17.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE GAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2016Andrew W EvansCEOSell9,084$66.17$601,088.28View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Peter I TumminelloEVPSell1,865$64.67$120,609.55View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$63.03$315,150.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Peter I. TumminelloEVPSell12,870$63.02$811,067.40View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$62.11$310,550.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$61.90$309,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$60.76$303,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Henry C WolfDirectorSell3,776$61.06$230,562.56View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Paul R ShlantaEVPSell4,489$61.00$273,829.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$49.15$245,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell10,000$48.10$481,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$50.21$251,050.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$51.02$255,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$48.07$240,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Bryan E SeasCAOSell6,211$47.66$296,016.26View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$49.78$248,900.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015John W Somerhalder IICEOSell5,000$54.66$273,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014John W Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$51.96$181,860.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014John W Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$52.58$184,030.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014John W Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$54.29$190,015.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2014Paul R ShlantaEVPSell7,042$54.00$380,268.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014John W Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$53.66$187,810.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Andrew W EvansCFOSell8,220$53.68$441,249.60View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014John Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$52.64$184,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Peter TumminelloEVPSell1,524$52.43$79,903.32View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Bryan SeasCAOSell4,500$53.34$240,030.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Peter TumminelloEVPSell15,000$53.24$798,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Henry LinginfelterEVPSell26,900$53.62$1,442,378.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014John Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$50.41$176,435.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014John Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$48.91$171,185.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014John Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$46.22$161,770.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Bryan SeasCAOSell11,800$45.92$541,856.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014John Somerhalder IICEOSell3,500$46.68$163,380.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Andrew EvansCFOSell36,300$47.56$1,726,428.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Henry LinginfelterEVPSell8,000$43.95$351,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Henry LinginfelterEVPSell6,100$46.14$281,454.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Peter TumminelloEVPSell10,000$45.72$457,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Melanie PlattEVPSell7,500$46.29$347,175.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Andrew W EvansCFOSell72,880$43.53$3,172,466.40View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Melanie M PlattEVPSell7,200$44.03$317,016.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Paul R ShlantaEVPSell3,000$42.97$128,910.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
Latest Headlines for Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS)
DateHeadline logoBRIEF-Contango updates southern delaware basin operations and impact of hurricane harvey - September 21 at 12:59 AM logoSouthern Company Gas (GAS) & South Jersey Industries (SJI) Critical Analysis - September 20 at 6:08 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Southern Company Gas (GAS) & South Jersey Industries (SJI) - September 17 at 8:54 PM logoSouthern Company (SO) to Move Ahead With Vogtle Project - September 6 at 5:50 AM logoDenver company buys West Virginia natural gas properties - September 4 at 4:13 AM logoPower Companies Snubbed By Trump’s Tax Proposal - August 31 at 12:02 AM logoMalaysia's Petronas considering pipeline investments to monetize Canada gas assets -Bernama - August 24 at 5:28 AM logoMalaysia's Petronas considering pipeline investments to monetize Canada gas assets: Bernama - August 23 at 5:33 AM logoSoCalGas Streamlines Processes to Support Renewable Gas Projects - August 22 at 7:27 PM logoSempra's CEO sees 'great fit' in the $9.45-billion purchase of a Texas power transmission company - August 21 at 11:22 PM logoSouthern Company: Is Deliverance Near? - August 18 at 11:51 PM logoReviewing Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) and Southern Company Gas (GAS) - August 17 at 10:30 AM logoSouthern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS) & NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR) Head-To-Head Contrast - August 15 at 12:28 AM logoBuy Southern Company Post Ex-Dividend - August 7 at 9:08 PM logoSouthern Company reports second-quarter 2017 results - August 3 at 5:47 AM logoSouthern Company (SO) Tops Q2 Earnings and Sales Estimates - August 3 at 12:46 AM logoProtesters demand permanent closure of Aliso Canyon gas facility - July 25 at 1:30 AM logoVerdict In: Natural Gas Trumps 'Clean Coal' - July 24 at 8:27 PM logoHead-To-Head Analysis: UGI Corporation (UGI) vs. Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS) - July 15 at 9:04 AM logoThe Largest Clean Coal Power Plant In America Turns To Natural Gas - July 13 at 12:36 AM logoWärtsilä signs cooperation agreement to develop large scale flexible gas power plant projects in the USA - July 1 at 6:24 PM logoSouthern Company Suspends Kemper Project Coal Operations - July 1 at 6:24 PM logoSouthern Company subsidiary and Wärtsilä sign agreement to develop flexible gas power plant projects - July 1 at 6:24 PM logoIn Blow to ‘Clean Coal,’ Flawed Plant Will Burn Gas Instead - June 29 at 10:25 PM logoSouthern Company's Kemper Project Suffers Another Setback - June 26 at 6:49 PM logoWill Kemper County IGCC Become the World's Most Expensive Gas-fired Power Plant? An Industrial Info News Alert - June 23 at 8:22 PM logoEnergy Providers of Southern California Urge Customers to Conserve Electricity and Natural Gas During Heat Wave - June 21 at 4:07 AM logoSouthern Co.: Looking For Income? It's Here, But Not Without Risk - June 13 at 5:10 PM logoCritical Comparison: Southern Company Gas (GAS) vs. Just Energy Group (JE) - June 11 at 7:53 AM logoThe Southern (SO) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 4 at 5:32 PM logoThe Southern (SO) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 4 at 5:32 PM logoSouthern Company Gas (GAS) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.14 - May 4 at 10:10 AM logoChile's ENAP says expects to seal Argentina gas export deal soon - April 26 at 8:03 PM logoSouthern Nuclear has a story to tell: 'Our news center will allow it to be heard' - April 13 at 5:13 PM logoGNG, Community Partners Invite Atlanta to Unplug and Recycle Electronics for Earth Day - April 11 at 5:07 PM logoSouthern Company first-quarter earnings to be released May 3 - April 7 at 9:57 AM logoWith New Executive Order, Trump Closer To Understanding China's Coal Dilemma - April 7 at 9:57 AM logo5th Circuit revives crawfish producers’ suit against Southern Natural Gas - March 29 at 5:50 PM logoWestinghouse Files for Bankruptcy, in Blow to Nuclear Power - March 29 at 5:50 PM logoIn Lead-up to SoCalGas Pipeline Completion, CR&R Environmental Begins Using Carbon-Neutral Renewable Natural Gas - March 29 at 5:50 PM logoNCSU prof.: Trump's energy stance bodes well for Atlantic Coast Pipeline - March 28 at 4:58 PM logoLike the new EPA chief, Southern Company's CEO doesn't see CO2 as main reason for climate change - March 28 at 4:58 PM logoACSI: Low Energy Prices Heighten Customer Satisfaction With Utilities - March 21 at 8:50 AM logoRussia's Gazprom Doubling Down On 'Anti-Ukraine' Baltic Pipeline - March 14 at 12:29 PM logoRefueling activities and performance enhancements underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 1 - March 13 at 11:30 AM logoSouthern Company Conference Call Preview - February 19 at 10:40 AM logoSouthern Company named to Fortune's most admired list - February 16 at 5:19 PM logoSoCalGas Declares Preferred Dividends - February 10 at 5:58 PM logoBRIEF-Southern California Gas Co says entered settlement with South Coast Air Quality Management District - February 8 at 5:55 PM logoSoCal Gas to pay $8.5 million to settle lawsuit over Aliso Canyon leak - February 8 at 5:55 PM



Southern Company Gas (GAS) Chart for Thursday, September, 21, 2017

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