Southern Company (SO -1.2%) edges lower after using its Q4 earnings call (webcast) to guide for...

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Southern Company (SO -1.2%) edges lower after using its Q4 earnings call (webcast) to guide for Q1 EPS of $0.45 and 2012 EPS of $2.68-$2.70, figures that largely compare unfavorably with consensus estimates of $0.53 and $2.69. (Q4 results)