Southern Co. Stock Outperforms Market Despite Losses On The Day
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Shares of Southern Co. (SO) shed 0.28% to $64.55 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.85% to 3,918.32 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.66% to 32,254.86. Southern Co. closed $16.02 below its 52-week high ($80.57), which the company achieved on August 19th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as NextEra Energy Inc. (NEE) fell 0.66% to $73.76, Dominion Energy Inc. (D) fell 1.26% to $54.27, and American Electric Power Co. Inc. (AEP) fell 0.60% to $88.76.true Trading volume (3.6 M) remained 346,767 below its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled March 9, 2023.
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March 09, 2023 17:25 ET (22:25 GMT)
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