#### The Southern Company Peer Comparison

Metric | Value | Ranking | ||||||||
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

Market Cap | $86.8 Billion | 2/8 | NEE $157.0B |
SO $86.8B |
DUK $79.4B |
AEP $48.8B |
D $44.7B |
EXC $38.6B |
ED $33.5B |
EIX $29.2B |

Gross Margin | 73% | 2/8 | NEE 100% |
SO 73% |
AEP 57% |
D 51% |
ED 50% |
EIX 47% |
EXC 43% |
DUK 30% |

Profit Margin | 17% | 2/8 | NEE 54% |
SO 17% |
DUK 15% |
EXC 11% |
EIX 11% |
ED 10% |
D 7% |
AEP 7% |

EBITDA margin | 27% | 8/8 | NEE 174% |
D 45% |
DUK 44% |
EIX 42% |
EXC 38% |
AEP 36% |
ED 33% |
SO 27% |

Quarterly Revenue | $6.6 Billion | 2/8 | DUK $7.7B |
SO $6.6B |
EXC $5.4B |
AEP $4.6B |
EIX $3.7B |
ED $3.4B |
D $3.3B |
NEE $2.9B |

Quarterly Earnings | $1.1 Billion | 2/8 | DUK $1.1B |
SO $1.1B |
EXC $617.0M |
EIX $421.0M |
AEP $336.2M |
ED $334.0M |
D $235.0M |
NEE -$1.5B |

Quarterly Free Cash Flow | $248.0 Billion | 2/8 | NEE $10.3B |
SO $248.0M |
ED -$281.0M |
AEP -$342.0M |
EXC -$457.0M |
EIX -$602.0M |
DUK -$734.0M |
D -$1.7B |

Trailing 4 Quarters Revenue | $25.4 Billion | 2/8 | DUK $29.5B |
SO $25.4B |
EXC $21.7B |
AEP $19.0B |
NEE $18.4B |
EIX $16.5B |
D $16.1B |
ED $14.8B |

Trailing 4 Quarters Earnings | $4.2 Billion | 2/8 | DUK $7.7B |
SO $6.6B |
EXC $5.4B |
AEP $4.6B |
EIX $3.7B |
ED $3.4B |
D $3.3B |
NEE -$2.9B |

Quarterly Earnings Growth | 31% | 4/8 | D 753% |
EXC 43% |
DUK 42% |
SO 31% |
EIX -10% |
AEP -13% |
ED -46% |
NEE -202% |

Annual Earnings Growth | 847% | 1/8 | SO 847% |
EIX 254% |
ED 58% |
DUK 1% |
EXC -5% |
AEP -10% |
D -13% |
NEE -31% |

Quarterly Revenue Growth | 3% | 3/8 | EXC 15% |
DUK 5% |
SO 3% |
AEP -6% |
EIX -8% |
ED -17% |
D -34% |
NEE -147% |

Annual Revenue Growth | -8% | 4/8 | EXC 13% |
DUK 4% |
ED 3% |
SO -8% |
D -11% |
AEP -12% |
EIX -16% |
NEE -30% |

Cash On Hand | $0 | 8/8 | NEE $2.7B |
ED $1.2B |
DUK $492.0M |
EXC $445.0M |
EIX $345.0M |
AEP $330.1M |
D $268.0M |
SO -$0 |

Short Term Debt | $2.6 Billion | 8/8 | NEE $11.8B |
D $11.0B |
DUK $6.4B |
AEP $5.4B |
EXC $3.9B |
EIX $3.9B |
ED $2.7B |
SO $2.6B |

Long Term Debt | $60.7 Billion | 3/8 | DUK $75.0B |
NEE $61.4B |
SO $60.7B |
EXC $40.1B |
AEP $38.2B |
D $33.0B |
EIX $31.4B |
ED $22.4B |

PE | 20.45 | 6/8 | NEE 34.49 |
DUK 24.01 |
D 22.41 |
AEP 22.26 |
EIX 21.62 |
SO 20.45 |
EXC 16.58 |
ED 15.35 |

PS | 3.41 | 2/8 | NEE 8.55 |
SO 3.41 |
D 2.77 |
DUK 2.69 |
AEP 2.57 |
ED 2.26 |
EXC 1.78 |
EIX 1.77 |

PB | 0.00 | 8/8 | NEE 2.66 |
AEP 1.93 |
EIX 1.63 |
D 1.62 |
ED 1.58 |
DUK 1.57 |
EXC 1.50 |
SO 0.00 |

PC | -1.00 | 8/8 | D 166.70 |
DUK 161.32 |
AEP 147.77 |
EXC 86.79 |
EIX 84.60 |
NEE 58.36 |
ED 28.19 |
SO -1.00 |

Liabilities to Equity | 2.93 | 4/8 | EIX 4.12 |
D 2.96 |
EXC 2.94 |
SO 2.93 |
AEP 2.83 |
DUK 2.58 |
NEE 2.50 |
ED 2.14 |

ROA | 0.38 | 1/8 | SO 38% | NEE 3% | ED 3% | D 2% | AEP 2% | DUK 2% | EXC 2% | EIX 2% |

ROE | 0.12 | 1/8 | SO 12% |
NEE 10% |
ED 10% |
AEP 9% |
EXC 9% |
EIX 9% |
D 7% |
DUK 7% |

Current Ratio | 0.11 | 8/8 | NEE 1.50 |
ED 1.47 |
DUK 1.40 |
AEP 1.35 |
D 1.34 |
EXC 1.34 |
EIX 1.28 |
SO 0.11 |

Quick Ratio | 0.00 | 6/8 | NEE 34.49 |
DUK 24.01 |
D 22.41 |
AEP 22.26 |
EIX 21.62 |
SO 20.45 |
EXC 16.58 |
ED 15.35 |

Long Term Debt to Equity | 1.70 | 2/8 | EIX} 2.03 |
SO} 1.70 |
EXC} 1.56 |
AEP} 1.51 |
DUK} 1.51 |
NEE} 1.29 |
D} 1.20 |
ED} 1.06 |

Debt to Equity | 1.78 | 2/8 | EIX 2.28 |
SO 1.78 |
AEP 1.73 |
EXC 1.71 |
DUK 1.66 |
D 1.63 |
NEE 1.54 |
ED 1.18 |

Burn Rate | 0.00 | 8/8 | ED 0.97 |
NEE 0.39 |
EXC 0.23 |
EIX 0.19 |
DUK 0.14 |
AEP 0.13 |
D 0.07 |
SO 0.00 |

Cash to Cap | 0.00 | 8/8 | ED 0.04 |
NEE 0.02 |
D 0.01 |
AEP 0.01 |
DUK 0.01 |
EXC 0.01 |
EIX 0.01 |
SO 0.00 |

CCR | 0.22 | 1/8 | SO 0.22 |
DUK -0.64 |
EXC -0.74 |
ED -0.84 |
AEP -1.02 |
EIX -1.43 |
NEE -6.67 |
D -7.10 |

EV to EBITDA | 84.60 | 1/8 | SO} 84.60 |
D} 60.88 |
AEP} 55.32 |
ED} 49.81 |
DUK} 48.28 |
EIX} 40.94 |
EXC} 40.11 |
NEE} -45.58 |

EV to Revenue | 5.90 | 2/8 | NEE 12.39 |
SO 5.90 |
D 5.54 |
DUK 5.47 |
AEP 4.85 |
EIX 3.89 |
ED 3.87 |
EXC 3.78 |