Southern Co (NYSE:SO) mean price target is revealed at $52.75 by Thomson Reuters. The group followed the stock recommendations given by experts in the First Call poll. Also, it is possible that the firm may list per share earnings of $0.45 in the coming quarter and $2.86 for the ongoing fiscal. The market cap of Southern Company (The) Common S was $48.93B after the equity closed at $51.46 in last trading day.
What The Valuation Says?
The price/earnings ratio is listed in the group of ratios that are used for stock valuation. Commonly entitled as P/E ratio, it aids investors know where the firm positions in the market. It is a consequent when share’s latest price is divided by per-share earnings. Southern Co (NYSE:SO) has a P/E ratio of 20.63. Investors can ascertain how the stock is doing in the industry by assessing Price-to-Earnings Growth ratio.
In common, a high P/E proposes that investors are predicting higher earnings surge in the future compared to firms with a lower P/E ratio. A low P/E can direct either that a firm may currently be underrated or that the firm is doing extremely well comparative to its past trends. When a firm has no earnings or is recording losses, in both circumstances P/E will be stated as “N/A.” Though it is likely to compute a negative P/E, it is not the common convention.
Southern Co (NYSE:SO) PEG ratio sits at 5.69. A low PEG ratio presents an investment opportunity to the resourceful traders and investors. The stocks with a reading in between 0 and 1 are undervalued equities. A reading of 1 and 2 denotes fairly priced stocks.
The technical study of Southern Company (The) Common S visibly elucidates that the 50-day MA of Southern Company (The) Common S is $52.22, and stock is trading $-0.25 points away or -0.48% from 50-day moving average of $52.22. It is trading $0.85 or +1.67% away 200-day moving average of $51.12. Southern Co (NYSE:SO) 52-week high is $54.64 and the 52-week low is $42.54. This represents that if the equity moves $-2.67 points upside on the chart, it will hit a 52-week high. On the other hand, if it plunges +22.17%, then the share price can log a new 52-week low.
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