On Monday, Shares of Southern Co (NYSE:SO), added 1.20% and closed at $49.75 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $49.17 and $49.78. The company’s Market capitalization is $48.42 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 978.71 million. Georgia Power declared recently that it anticipates to have service restored to more than 90 percent of customers influenced by Hurricane Matthew, who can accept power, by midnight Wednesday. The hurricane, which pounded the Georgia coast with winds of more than 100 miles per hour and extensive flooding over the weekend, was the strongest storm to hit the region in a century and interrupted service to more than 340,000 customers.
The company has issued the following update on Hurricane Matthew restoration efforts as of 3 p.m. Monday:
- The company has already restored power to 100 percent of influenced customers who can accept power in Kingsland and anticipates to have power restored for nearly 100 percent of influenced customers who can accept power in Statesboro by Monday night with Brunswick, St. Simons and Jekyll Islands following on Tuesday.
- Georgia Power was prepared to respond to damage caused by Hurricane Matthew with about 5,000 personnel from Georgia Power and assisting utilities working around the clock over the weekend.
- Power has been restored to more than 218,000 customers; about 122,000 customers are without power in Coastal Georgia.
- Damage and power outages are concentrated in Coastal Georgia, counting Chatham, Glynn, Effingham, Bulloch and Liberty Counties.
“With the evacuation order lifted, we are working closely with the state and local law enforcement to expedite our travel in the area. We encourage people to limit driving on local roads as much as possible to allow our crews to move from site to site as quickly and safely as possible,” said Aaron Strickland, Georgia Power Emergency Operations Director. “Our crews continue to report very hazardous conditions, counting fallen trees and sustained flooding, and we ask residents to keep safety in mind as they begin returning to the area.”
Ctrip.Com International Ltd (ADR)(NASDAQ:CTRP), jumped 2.29% and closed at $48.16 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $46.76 and $48.49. The company’s Market capitalization is $23.71 Billion with the total volume of 3.68 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $33.30 and reached to max level of $57.36. Ctrip.com International, Ltd., together with its auxiliaries, provides travel service for accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours, and corporate travel administration in the Peoples Republic of China. The company operates as an agent for hotel-related transactions; sells air tickets; and other related services, counting sale of aviation and train insurance, air-ticket delivery services, online check-in, and other value-added services, such as online seat selection and flight dynamics. It also provides independent leisure travelers bundled packaged-tour products comprising group tours, semi-group tours, and private tours or packaged tours with various transportation arrangements, such as cruise, bus, and self-driving. In addition, the company offers integrated transportation and accommodation services; various value-added services, such as transportation at destinations and tickets, insurance, visa services, and tour guides; supplier administration and customer relationship administration services; and car rental services. Further, it provides travel data collection and analysis, industry benchmark, cost saving analysis, and travel administration solutions; Corporate Travel Administration System, an online platform that integrates information maintenance, online booking and authorization, online enquiry, and travel report system. In Addition To, the company offers online advertising services; and sells Property Administration System, in addition to provides related maintenance services.
On the otherhand Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS), jumped 1.62% and closed at $52.69 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $52.00 and $53.14. The company’s Market capitalization is $26.18 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 495.39 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $38.26 and reached to max level of $53.14. The Board of Directors of Zoetis Inc. (ZTS) has declared a fourth quarter 2016 dividend payable to holders of the company’s common stock of $0.095 per share. The dividend is to be paid on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, to holders of record on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016.