Southern Company (SO) hikes dividend by 4% & remains a low risk utility investment

Southern's (NYSE:SO) dividend was increased by 4%.  Its overall yield is 4.69%. The Southern Company operates in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The utility giant has 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and over 1,500 billion cubic feet of natural gas consumption. It serves 9 million electric and gas utility customers a year.  The … Continue reading Southern Company (SO) hikes dividend by 4% & remains a low risk utility investment