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  • Previous Rank
    126
  • Revenues ($M)
    $23,495.0
  • Revenue Percent Change
    2.0%
  • Profits ($M)
    $2,226.0
  • Profits Percent Change
    164.4%
  • Assets ($M)
    $116,914.0
  • Employees
    30,286

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

Company Info

CEO
Thomas A. Fanning
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Energy
Industry
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Atlanta, Ga.
Websitehttp://www.southerncompany.com
Years on Fortune 500 List25
Employees30,286
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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$23,495.02.0%
Profits ($M)$2,226.0164.4%
Assets ($M)$116,914.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$24,723.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues9.5%
Profits as % of Assets1.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.0%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.17
EPS % Change (from 2017)158.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)3.0%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-0.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-3.7%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)6.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)6.8%