Southern Company advances timing of second-quarter earnings release on August 8

ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company now plans to release its earnings for the second quarter of 2018 by 7 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug. 8. This is revised from a previously-announced time of 7:30 a.m. EDT.

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Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Thomas A. Fanning and Chief Financial Officer Andrew W. Evans will discuss earnings during a conference call for financial analysts at 8 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug. 8. This is revised from the previously-announced time of 1 p.m. EDT.

Investors, media and the public may listen to a live webcast of the conference call at by clicking on the appropriate audio link. A replay of the webcast will be available at the same site for 12 months.

About Southern Company
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is nationally recognized as a leading energy company, with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries as of December 31, 2017. We operate nearly 200,000 miles of electric transmission and distribution lines and more than 80,000 miles of natural gas pipeline as of December 31, 2017. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers in 11 states across America and a nationally recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. We are building the future of energy by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, advanced carbon capture technologies, natural gas, renewables, energy efficiency and storage technology. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity and the No. 1 Company for Progress by DiversityInc and designated as one of America's Best Employers by Forbes magazine. Visit our website at

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