Technical Analysis for SO - Southern Company (The)

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 47.045 0.37% 0.18
SO closed up 0.17 percent on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, on 89 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical SO trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 16 Cup with Handle Other 0.37%
Jan 16 NR7 Range Contraction 0.37%
Jan 16 Inside Day Range Contraction 0.37%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.37%
Jan 15 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 0.54%
Jan 15 Cup with Handle Other 0.54%
Jan 15 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.54%
Jan 14 50 DMA Support Bullish 1.92%
Jan 14 MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 1.92%
Jan 14 Cup with Handle Other 1.92%

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Profile
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public electric utility company. The company is involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. It constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets. As of December 31, 2012, the company owned and/or operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 32 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 4 solar facilities, 1 landfill gas facility, and 1 biomass facility. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data; and wholesale fiber optic solutions to telecommunication providers in the Southeast under the Southern Telecom brand name. The company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Is SO a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 49.43
52 Week Low 42.38
Average Volume 6,188,888
200-Day Moving Average 45.4452
50-Day Moving Average 46.0072
20-Day Moving Average 45.0495
10-Day Moving Average 45.78
Average True Range 0.9654
ADX 19.82
+DI 24.8189
-DI 17.2984
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 44.8238
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 45.3962
Upper Bollinger Band 47.2957
Lower Bollinger Band 42.8033
Percent B (%b) 0.91
BandWidth 9.972142
MACD Line 0.2
MACD Signal Line -0.1146
MACD Histogram 0.3146
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 46.84 Billion
Num Shares 999 Million
EPS 0.61
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 76.84
Price-to-Sales 2.30
Price-to-Book 2.23
PEG Ratio 6.73
Dividend 2.32
Dividend Yield 4.95%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 47.89
Resistance 3 (R3) 47.80 47.37 47.72
Resistance 2 (R2) 47.37 47.11 47.42 47.66
Resistance 1 (R1) 47.12 46.95 47.25 47.21 47.61
Pivot Point 46.69 46.69 46.75 46.74 46.69
Support 1 (S1) 46.44 46.43 46.57 46.53 46.13
Support 2 (S2) 46.01 46.27 46.06 46.08
Support 3 (S3) 45.76 46.01 46.02
Support 4 (S4) 45.85