Consumer GoodsFood Producers
  • Price (USD)71.34
  • Today's Change0.79 / 1.12%
  • Shares traded2.72m
  • 1 Year change23.96%
  • Beta0.3349
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About the company

General Mills, Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. The Company is a supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the North American foodservice and commercial baking industries. The Company has three segments: U.S. Retail, International, and Convenience Stores and Foodservice. Its products are marketed under various brands, which include Annie's and Betty Crocker. The Company's U.S. Retail segment reflects business with a range of grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, drug, dollar and discount chains, and e-commerce grocery providers operating throughout the United States. The International segment consists of retail and foodservice businesses outside of the United States. The Convenience Stores and Foodservice segment's product categories include ready-to-eat cereals, snacks, refrigerated yogurt, frozen meals, unbaked and fully baked frozen dough products, and baking mixes.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)16.56bn
  • Net income in USD1.70bn
  • Incorporated1928
  • Employees39.00k
  • Location
    General Mills IncNumber One General Mills BlvdMINNEAPOLIS 55426United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (763) 764-7600Fax+1 (763) 764-7384
  • Websitehttp://www.generalmills.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
GIS:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
EPIC Provisions LLCDeal completed06 Jan 201606 Jan 2016Deal completed24.72%--
Carolina Administracao e Participacoes Societarias LtdaDeal completed23 Dec 201523 Dec 2015Deal completed22.14%--
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Peer analysis

CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesMarket Cap /
Employees
Hershey Co7.28bn498.05m23.37bn19.06k23.37bn19.06k
Archer Daniels Midland Company64.58bn1.59bn25.78bn32.30k25.78bn32.30k
Tyson Foods, Inc.38.90bn1.49bn26.98bn113.00k26.98bn113.00k
Kellogg Company13.36bn562.00m29.00bn33.58k29.00bn33.58k
General Mills, Inc.16.56bn1.70bn42.56bn39.00k42.56bn39.00k
Data as of Jul 28 2016. Currency figures normalised to General Mills Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

29.25%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201641.15m6.92%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201636.50m6.14%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 201632.17m5.41%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.as of 31 Mar 201620.05m3.37%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20168.91m1.50%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20168.35m1.41%
Managed Account Advisors LLCas of 31 Mar 20167.46m1.26%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 31 Mar 20166.92m1.16%
Wells Fargo Advisors LLCas of 31 Mar 20166.69m1.13%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 31 Mar 20165.67m0.95%
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Data from 31 Mar 2016 - 31 Mar 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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