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Southern Company

$49.28

0.0439 (0.09%)

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Southern Company subsidiary acquires two wind projects in Texas

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power announced the acquisition of two wind facilities in Texas - the 174-megawatt Salt Fork Wind Facility and the 126-MW Tyler Bluff Wind Facility - from EDF Renewable Energy. With these acquisitions, Southern Power owns more than 1,000 MW of wind power, growing its wholesale renewable portfolio to more than 3,000 MW, the company noted.

SO Southern Company
$49.28

0.0439 (0.09%)

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Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Procter & Gamble (PG) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS with analyst Stephen Powers saying the risk/reward is positive given the company's changes over the past six months. 2. Dick's Sporting (DKS) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital with the firm saying it thinks that the company has a number of potential positive catalysts going forward, including reduced disruption from the Sports Authority's liquidation in the second quarter and third quarter and potential benefits from the liquidation next year, along with reduced spending on e-commerce in 2017. 3. GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies with analyst Jeffrey Holford saying fears of a dividend cut are overdone and the company's improving yield quality will continue to attract investors. 4. Southern Company (SO) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays with analyst Daniel Ford saying the risk/reward is improving as it transforms to an infrastructure company. 5. Barrick Gold (ABX) and Randgold (GOLD) upgraded to Buy from Hold and Kinross Gold (KGC) upgraded to Hold from Underperform at Jefferies with analyst Christopher LaFemina upgrading the stocks after his firm increased its gold price forecasts to reflect ongoing elevated macro risk. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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Southern Company subsidiary acquires Wake Wind Energy Center in Texas
Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power acquired a controlling interest in the 257 MW Wake Wind Energy Center, the company's first wind acquisition in Texas. Invenergy Wind LLC developed and constructed Wake Wind and owns the remaining interest in the project. The Wake Wind facility is located in the northwest Texas counties of Crosby and Floyd.
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12/15/16
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Southern Company initiated with a Sell at Citi
Citi analyst Praful Mehta started Southern Company (SO) with a Sell rating and $44 price target. The analyst is skeptical of the company's push into renewables and sees limited synergies from the AGL Resources deal.

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