General Mills IncGIS:NYQ

50.60
0.140 / 0.28%
2.17m
1.91%
0.165
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About the company

17.81bn1.71bn192843.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFood ProducersLocation
General Mills Inc
Number One General Mills Blvd
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

Acquired company
Deal status
DateGIS:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Annies IncDeal completed08 Sep 2014+5.98%816.05m
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Oct 22 2014 21:04 BST.

Peer analysis

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17.81bn1.71bn30.55bn43.00k18.914.9413.651.722.682.6827.9110.240.76886.4310.92414,0777.1410.559.7010.5535.0637.399.2910.030.49587.960.582449.760.76244.23-1.66026.943.3512.50
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Data as of Oct 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 30 Jun 2014
38.93m6.45%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
31.76m5.26%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 30 Jun 2014
26.23m4.34%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 30 Jun 2014
24.14m4.00%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
8.92m1.48%
American Century Investment Management, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
7.85m1.30%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
6.40m1.06%
Wells Fargo Advisors LLC
as of 30 Jun 2014
6.28m1.04%
BlackRock Advisors LLC
as of 30 Jun 2014
6.23m1.03%
APG Asset Management NV
as of 30 Jun 2014
5.97m0.99%
26.95%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 30 Jun 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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