Southern Company on the Street: Analyst Recommendations and Price Targets
Analyst price targets
Wall Street analysts expect flat to negative movement from Southern Company (SO) stock going forward. The stock’s mean price target is now $51.61, compared with its current market price of $52.01, which indicates an implied fall of nearly 1%.
As of November 10, 2017, of the 17 analysts tracking Southern Company stock, eight recommend a “hold,” while four recommend a “buy.” One analyst recommends a “strong buy,” but two analysts recommend a “strong sell,” while two recommend a “sell.”
Peer price targets
According to Wall Street analysts, renewables titan NextEra Energy (NEE) has a mean target price of $159.08, compared with its current market price of $155.25, which represents a potential gain of 2.5%.
Duke Energy (DUK) stock is likely to have flat to negative movement from its current levels around $89.63. Analysts have given DUK a mean target price of $88.32, which indicates a potential fall of 1.5%.
Analysts have given Dominion Energy (D) a mean target price of $81.21, compared with its current market price of $81.24.