General Mills IncGIS:NYQ

52.50
0.31 / 0.59%
501.33k
3.59%
0.1351
Real-time price in USDToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
As of Apr 23 2014 16:03 BST.

About the company

18.04bn1.79bn192841.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFood ProcessingLocation
General Mills Inc
Number One General Mills Boulevard
MINNEAPOLIS55426
United States
USA
Phone+1 (763) 764-7600Fax+1 (763) 764-7384Websitehttp://www.generalmills.com
General Mills, Inc. (General Mills) is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. The Company is also a supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. The Company manufactures its products in 15 countries and markets them in more than 100 countries. The Company's joint ventures manufacture and market products in more than 130 countries and republics worldwide. General Mills operates in three segments: U.S. Retail, International, and Bakeries and Foodservice. In addition, the Company sells ready-to-eat cereals through its Cereal Partners Worldwide (CPW) joint venture. In February 2012, General Mills acquired Food Should Taste Good, a natural snack foods company based in Needham Heights, Mass. During the fiscal year ended May 27, 2012, the Company acquired a 51% interest in Yoplait S.A.S. and a 50% interest in Yoplait Marques S.A.S. In August 2012, it acquired Yoki Alimentos SA.

Mergers & acquisitions

There are no recent mergers or acquisitions for General Mills Inc.

Peer analysis

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18.04bn1.79bn32.07bn41.00k19.105.1013.791.782.732.7327.5810.240.7897.3111.14439,9157.5610.259.6510.2535.8337.469.589.750.64018.250.568547.966.705.4218.377.463.304.88
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Data as of Apr 23 2014. Currency figures normalised to General Mills Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
40.91m6.66%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
31.39m5.11%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Dec 2013
27.03m4.40%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 31 Dec 2013
21.85m3.56%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
15.65m2.55%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
9.35m1.52%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
8.81m1.43%
BlackRock Advisors LLC
as of 31 Dec 2013
8.41m1.37%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
6.84m1.11%
Wells Fargo Advisors LLC
as of 31 Dec 2013
6.51m1.06%
28.76%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 31 Dec 2013Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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