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  • Revenues ($M)
    $17,489
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -5.3%
  • Profits ($M)
    $2,367
  • Profits Percent Change
    20.6%
  • Assets ($M)
    $78,318
  • Employees
    26,703
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $47,222
  • Previous Rank
    163
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    C

The energy holding company produces and sells electricity through Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, Mississippi Power, Southern Power, and other subsidiaries.

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Company Info

CEO
Thomas A. Fanning
Sector
Energy
Industry
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Atlanta, GA
Websitehttp://www.southerncompany.com
Years on Fortune 500 List22
Employees26,703

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$17,489-5.3%
Profits ($M)$2,36720.6%
Assets ($M)$78,318-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$20,592-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$47,222-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues13.5%
Profits as % of Assets3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity11.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.59
EPS % Change (from 2014)18.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)1.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)0.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.1%