NYSE:SO - Southern Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

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$46.66 -0.38 (-0.81 %)
(As of 11/21/2018 03:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$47.04
Today's Range$46.37 - $47.33
52-Week Range$42.38 - $52.00
Volume6.32 million shs
Average Volume6.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$48.24 billion
P/E Ratio15.45
Dividend Yield5.12%
Beta-0.09

Dividends

Southern (NYSE:SO) Dividend Information

Southern pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share, with a dividend yield of 5.14%. SO's next quarterly dividend payment will be made to shareholders of record on Thursday, December 6. The company has grown its dividend for the last 16 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 3.40% each year. Southern pays out 79.47% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Next Dividend:12/6/2018
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:5.14%
Dividend Growth:3.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):79.47% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
79.21% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
79.73% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
37.39% (Based on Cash Flow)
Track Record:16 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Most-Recent Increase:$0.02 increase on 4/16/2018
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Southern (NYSE:SO)

Southern (NYSE:SO) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/15/2018quarterly$0.605.42%11/16/201811/19/201812/6/2018
7/16/2018quarterly$0.605.03%8/17/20188/20/20189/6/2018
4/16/2018quarterly$0.605.33%5/18/20185/21/20186/6/2018
1/19/2018quarterly$0.585.19%2/16/20182/20/20183/6/2018
10/16/2017quarterly$0.584.54%11/17/201711/20/201712/6/2017
7/17/2017quarterly$0.584.93%8/17/20178/21/20179/6/2017
4/17/2017quarterly$0.584.64%5/11/20175/15/20176/6/2017
1/13/2017quarterly$0.564.51%2/16/20172/21/20173/6/2017
10/17/2016quarterly$0.564.38%11/17/201611/21/201612/6/2016
7/18/2016quarterly$0.564.18%8/11/20168/15/20169/6/2016
4/18/2016quarterly$0.564.39%5/12/20165/16/20166/6/2016
1/14/2016quarterly$0.54254.6%2/11/20162/16/20163/7/2016
10/19/2015quarterly$0.54254.72%11/12/201511/16/201512/4/2015
7/20/2015quarterly$0.54255.02%8/13/20158/17/20159/5/2015
4/20/2015quarterly$0.54255%5/14/20155/18/20156/6/2015
1/16/2015quarterly$0.52504.07%2/12/20152/17/20153/6/2015
10/20/2014quarterly$0.52504.47%10/30/201411/3/201412/6/2014
7/21/2014quarterly$0.52504.68%7/31/20148/4/20149/6/2014
1/17/2014quarterly$0.50754.87%1/30/20142/3/20143/6/2014
10/21/2013quarterly$0.50754.8%10/31/201311/4/201312/6/2013
7/15/2013quarterly$0.50754.49%8/1/20138/5/20139/6/2013
4/16/2013quarterly$0.50754.22%5/2/20135/6/20136/6/2013
1/18/2013quarterly$0.494.47%1/31/20132/4/20133/6/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
This page was last updated on 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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