Southern Company (SO) Dividend History

Southern Energy acquires, develops, builds, owns and operates power production and delivery facilities and provides a broad range ofenergy-related services to utilities and industrial companies in selectedcountries around the world. Southern Energy businesses include independent power projects, integrated utilities, a distribution company, and energy trading and marketing businesses outside the southeastern United States.

Last update 05/13/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends 2.22 2.30 2.38 2.46 2.54 0.64
Average Price 50.22 49.75 45.15 55.69 58.10 60.92
Yield 4.42% 4.62% 5.27% 4.42% 4.37% 1.05%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-02-12
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 3.18
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 2.52
Dividend Cover 1.26 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 3.83%
52-Week Trailing Yield 3.31%
6-Year Average Yield 3.92%
6-Year Dividend Change 13.51%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 2.25%
Number of Dividend Payments (1992-01-28 - 2021-02-12) 113

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2021-02-12 $0.64
2020-11-13 $0.64
2020-08-14 $0.64
2020-05-15 $0.64
2020-02-14 $0.62
2019-11-15 $0.62
2019-08-16 $0.62
2019-05-17 $0.62
2019-02-15 $0.60
2018-11-16 $0.60
2018-08-17 $0.60
2018-05-18 $0.60
2018-02-16 $0.58
2017-11-17 $0.58
2017-08-17 $0.58
2017-05-11 $0.58
2017-02-16 $0.56
2016-11-17 $0.56
2016-08-11 $0.56
2016-05-12 $0.56
2016-02-11 $0.54
2015-11-12 $0.54
2015-08-13 $0.54
2015-05-14 $0.54
2015-02-12 $0.52
2014-10-30 $0.52
2014-07-31 $0.52
2014-05-01 $0.52
2014-01-30 $0.51
2013-10-31 $0.51
2013-08-01 $0.51
2013-05-02 $0.51
2013-01-31 $0.49
2012-11-01 $0.49
2012-08-02 $0.49
2012-05-03 $0.49
2012-02-02 $0.47
2011-11-03 $0.47
2011-07-28 $0.47
2011-04-28 $0.47
2011-02-03 $0.46
2010-09-04 $0.45
2010-06-05 $0.45
2009-12-05 $0.43
2009-09-05 $0.43
2008-12-06 $0.42
2008-09-06 $0.42
2008-01-31 $0.40
2007-11-01 $0.40
2007-08-02 $0.40
2007-05-03 $0.40
2007-02-01 $0.39
2006-11-02 $0.39
2006-08-03 $0.39
2006-04-27 $0.39
2006-02-02 $0.37
2005-11-03 $0.37
2005-07-28 $0.37
2005-04-28 $0.37
2005-02-03 $0.36
2004-10-28 $0.36
2004-07-29 $0.36
2004-04-29 $0.35
2004-01-29 $0.35
2003-10-30 $0.35
2003-07-31 $0.35
2003-05-01 $0.34
2003-01-30 $0.34
2002-10-31 $0.34
2002-08-01 $0.34
2002-05-02 $0.34
2002-01-31 $0.34
2001-11-01 $0.34
2001-08-02 $0.34
2001-05-03 $0.34
2001-04-03 $13.80
2001-02-01 $0.34
2000-11-02 $0.34
2000-08-03 $0.34
2000-04-27 $0.34
2000-02-03 $0.34
1999-10-28 $0.34
1999-07-29 $0.34
1999-04-29 $0.34
1999-01-28 $0.34
1998-10-29 $0.34
1998-07-30 $0.34
1998-04-30 $0.34
1998-01-29 $0.34
1997-10-30 $0.32
1997-07-31 $0.32
1997-05-01 $0.32
1997-01-30 $0.32
1996-10-31 $0.31
1996-08-01 $0.31
1996-05-02 $0.31
1996-02-01 $0.31
1995-11-02 $0.31
1995-08-03 $0.31
1995-04-25 $0.31
1995-01-31 $0.31
1994-11-01 $0.29
1994-07-26 $0.29
1994-04-26 $0.29
1994-02-01 $0.29
1993-10-26 $0.28
1993-07-27 $0.28
1993-04-27 $0.28
1993-01-26 $0.28
1992-10-27 $0.28
1992-07-28 $0.28
1992-04-28 $0.28
1992-01-28 $0.28