The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The company has market cap of $44.09 billion. The firm also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages power generation assets, including renewable energy projects; sells electricity in the wholesale market; and distributes natural gas in seven states, as well as provides gas marketing services, wholesale gas services, and gas midstream operations. It has a 80.75 P/E ratio. It owns/operates 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 29 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 14 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 33 solar facilities, 9 wind facilities, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility.
The stock of HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) hit a new 52-week high and has $108.92 target or 3.00% above today’s $105.75 share price. The 7 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $4.00 billion company. The 1-year high was reported on Feb, 18 by Barchart.com. If the $108.92 price target is reached, the company will be worth $120.12M more. The stock increased 3.02% or $3.1 during the last trading session, reaching $105.75. About 734,655 shares traded or 47.96% up from the average. HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) has risen 55.26% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.56% the S&P500.
The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $43.93. About 7.86M shares traded or 14.79% up from the average. The Southern Company (SO) has risen 2.49% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.21% the S&P500.
Rocky Mountain Advisers Llc holds 3.98% of its portfolio in The Southern Company for 19,109 shares. Financial Advantage Inc. owns 88,999 shares or 3.55% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Cortland Advisers Llc has 3.02% invested in the company for 1.34 million shares. The Alabama-based Welch Group Llc has invested 2.88% in the stock. Aull & Monroe Investment Management Corp, a Alabama-based fund reported 113,291 shares.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $8.29 million activity.
Analysts await The Southern Company (NYSE:SO) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.47 earnings per share, up 95.83% or $0.23 from last year’s $0.24 per share. SO’s profit will be $471.70 million for 23.37 P/E if the $0.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.12 actual earnings per share reported by The Southern Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -58.04% negative EPS growth.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.25 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.70, from 1.95 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 21 investors sold HubSpot, Inc. shares while 47 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 34.61 million shares or 2.22% less from 35.40 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Crow Point Prns Limited Com has 0.01% invested in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Aqr Mgmt Limited Liability Co invested in 8,074 shares or 0% of the stock. Ftb invested in 0% or 345 shares. 142,700 are held by Granahan Inv Mgmt Ma. Moreover, Waddell Reed Incorporated has 0.11% invested in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) for 614,930 shares. Wasatch Advsrs invested in 0.76% or 668,110 shares. Rainier Limited Liability has invested 0.81% of its portfolio in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Fil Ltd accumulated 0.01% or 60,977 shares. Arcadia Inv Management Mi has 0.01% invested in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Lord Abbett Commerce Ltd Llc accumulated 0.14% or 559,725 shares. The New York-based Adirondack Trust has invested 0% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). First Personal Fincl Ser invested 0.01% of its portfolio in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). State Street Corporation, Massachusetts-based fund reported 645,167 shares. Great West Life Assurance Communication Can has 0% invested in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). 1.06M are owned by Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co Ltd Company.
Since September 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 insider sales for $7.12 million activity. Madeley Hunter sold 1,000 shares worth $84,350. 25,000 shares were sold by Halligan Brian, worth $1.83 million on Friday, September 15. 10,000 shares valued at $787,500 were sold by Kinzer John on Wednesday, September 27. $1.47 million worth of HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) shares were sold by Shah Dharmesh.