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NYSE:GIS - General Mills Stock Price, Forecast & News

$51.82
+1.82 (+3.64 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$48.90
Now: $51.82
$52.50
50-Day Range
$47.28
MA: $52.70
$59.67
52-Week Range
$46.59
Now: $51.82
$60.00
Volume6.66 million shs
Average Volume8.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.41 billion
P/E Ratio14.89
Dividend Yield3.92%
Beta0.73
General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods worldwide. The company operates in five segments: North America Retail; Convenience Stores & Foodservice; Europe & Australia; Asia & Latin America; and Pet. It offers ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, grain, fruit, and savory snacks, as well as organic products, including refrigerated yogurt, nutrition bars, meal kits, salty snacks, ready-to-eat cereal, and grain snacks. It also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the North American foodservice and commercial baking industries; and manufactures and markets pet food products, including dog and cat food. The company markets its products under the Annie's, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Blue Buffalo, BLUE Basics, BLUE Freedom, BLUE Wilderness, Bugles, Cascadian Farm, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, EPIC, Fiber One, Food Should Taste Good, Fruit by the Foot, Fruit Gushers, Fruit Roll-Ups, Gardetto's, Go-Gurt, Gold Medal, Golden Grahams, Häagen-Dazs, Helpers, Jeno's, Jus-Rol, Kitano, Kix, La Salteña, Lärabar, Latina, Liberté, Lucky Charms, Muir Glen, Nature Valley, Oatmeal Crisp, Old El Paso, Pillsbury, Progresso, Raisin Nut Bran, Total, Totino's, Trix, Wanchai Ferry, Wheaties, Yoki, and Yoplait trademarks. General Mills sells its products directly, as well as through broker and distribution arrangements to grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, e-commerce retailers, commercial and noncommercial foodservice distributors and operators, restaurants, convenience stores, and pet specialty stores, as well as drug, dollar, and discount chains. It operates 507 leased and 372 franchise branded ice cream parlors. The company was founded in 1866 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grain mill products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIP37033410
Phone763-764-7600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.87 billion
Cash Flow$4.42 per share
Book Value$12.97 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.75 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees40,000
Market Cap$31.41 billion
Next Earnings Date6/24/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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General Mills (NYSE:GIS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has General Mills' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

General Mills' stock was trading at $52.87 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GIS shares have decreased by 2.0% and is now trading at $51.82. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of General Mills?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for General Mills in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 12 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for General Mills.

When is General Mills' next earnings date?

General Mills is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 24th 2020. View our earnings forecast for General Mills.

How were General Mills' earnings last quarter?

General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March, 18th. The company reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.76 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $4.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.21 billion. General Mills had a return on equity of 26.40% and a net margin of 12.68%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.83 EPS. View General Mills' earnings history.

How often does General Mills pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for General Mills?

General Mills announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 27th. Investors of record on Friday, April 10th will be given a dividend of $0.49 per share on Friday, May 1st. This represents a $1.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 8th. View General Mills' dividend history.

What guidance has General Mills issued on next quarter's earnings?

General Mills updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, March, 18th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 3.41-3.48 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.36. The company issued revenue guidance of $17.034-17.034 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $17.19 billion.

What price target have analysts set for GIS?

17 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for General Mills' stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect General Mills' stock price to reach $57.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for General Mills.

Has General Mills been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about GIS stock has trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. General Mills earned a daily sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutGeneral Mills.

Who are some of General Mills' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of General Mills own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other General Mills investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Procter & Gamble (PG), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are General Mills' key executives?

General Mills' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey L. Harmening, Chairman & CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Donal Leo Mulligan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Richard C. Allendorf, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. John R. Church, Chief Supply Chain Officer & Global Bus. Solutions Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jonathon J. Nudi, Group Pres of North America Retail (Age 49)

What is General Mills' stock symbol?

General Mills trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GIS."

Who are General Mills' major shareholders?

General Mills' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (6.01%), Capital World Investors (2.55%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.48%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.16%), Norges Bank (1.01%) and American International Group Inc. (0.93%). Company insiders that own General Mills stock include Donal L Mulligan, Heidi Miller, Jacqueline Williams-Roll, Jeffrey L Harmening, Jodi J Benson, John R Church, Jonathon Nudi, Kofi A Bruce, Maria Sastre, Peter C Erickson, R Kerry Clark and Shawn P Ogrady. View institutional ownership trends for General Mills.

Which major investors are selling General Mills stock?

GIS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, American International Group Inc., AJO LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, PGGM Investments, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold General Mills company stock in the last year include John R Church, Jonathon Nudi, Kofi A Bruce, R Kerry Clark, and Shawn P Ogrady. View insider buying and selling activity for General Mills.

Which major investors are buying General Mills stock?

GIS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Norges Bank, Stifel Financial Corp, State Street Corp, Jensen Investment Management Inc., State of Michigan Retirement System, RNC Capital Management LLC, and Captrust Financial Advisors. Company insiders that have bought General Mills stock in the last two years include Jeffrey L Harmening, and Maria Sastre. View insider buying and selling activity for General Mills.

How do I buy shares of General Mills?

Shares of GIS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is General Mills' stock price today?

One share of GIS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.82.

How big of a company is General Mills?

General Mills has a market capitalization of $31.41 billion and generates $16.87 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.75 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.22 on an earnings per share basis. General Mills employs 40,000 workers across the globe. View additional information about General Mills.

What is General Mills' official website?

The official website for General Mills is http://www.generalmills.com/.

How can I contact General Mills?

General Mills' mailing address is NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BOULEVARD, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55440. The company can be reached via phone at 763-764-7600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for General Mills (NYSE GIS)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  600 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  841 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,441
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about General Mills and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GIS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GIS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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