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  • Price (USD)62.99
  • Today's Change1.96 / 3.21%
  • Shares traded3.56m
  • 1 Year change7.53%
  • Beta0.5403
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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)16.26bn
  • Net income in USD1.68bn
  • 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 completed10.12%--
Carolina Administracao e Participacoes Societarias LtdaDeal completed23 Dec 201523 Dec 2015Deal completed7.84%--
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Peer analysis

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CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
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(5 yr growth rate)
Tyson Foods, Inc.36.88bn1.77bn20.69bn114.00k12.662.168.660.56114.534.5394.6326.611.6311.4723.33323,517.507.816.069.087.3912.748.654.802.900.780611.560.394812.52-10.862.8644.9218.551.5732.36
Hershey Co7.38bn816.58m20.90bn19.06k31.1823.4918.652.833.163.1628.144.191.294.959.71387,154.2014.2313.9122.9120.3544.3944.6611.0710.010.638112.120.773953.98-0.47355.43-39.430.123412.1111.84
Kellogg Company13.06bn706.00m25.25bn33.58k36.1911.5620.921.931.991.9937.196.230.8476.548.76388,926.904.565.726.788.0539.1338.795.385.800.41514.820.781980.26-7.241.76-2.8531.363.134.88
Archer Daniels Midland Company62.29bn1.57bn25.71bn32.30k16.951.4710.360.41272.642.64104.5630.341.548.0224.521,928,483.003.91--5.87--5.66--2.53--1.05742.500.2867---16.62---17.75------
General Mills, Inc.16.26bn1.68bn36.09bn39.00k22.217.3916.032.222.752.7526.618.250.73686.3210.92417,002.607.407.249.959.5035.0835.6110.059.120.507311.190.626561.03-6.052.1738.98-1.152.379.71
Data as of Dec 07 2016. Currency figures normalised to General Mills Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

29.01%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Sep 201643.72m7.39%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Sep 201632.35m5.47%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 201629.83m5.05%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.as of 30 Sep 201616.69m2.82%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20169.79m1.66%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20168.84m1.50%
Managed Account Advisors LLCas of 30 Sep 20168.75m1.48%
American Century Investment Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20168.03m1.36%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 30 Sep 20166.94m1.17%
Wells Fargo Advisors LLCas of 30 Sep 20166.62m1.12%
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