General Mills, Inc., GIS is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Processed & Packaged Goods in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, General Mills, Inc., GIS has a market cap of 43352.82. Since its IPO date on the 6/10/1983, General Mills, Inc., GIS performance year to date is 28.41%. Today General Mills, Inc., GIS has gained 0.61%, with a current price of 72.46.
Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 71.80%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 62.80%. Return of assets are at 7.80%, with return on investment at 14.60%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, General Mills, Inc., GIS is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1.43. While Total debt/equity is 1.71. With a profit margin of 10.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 35.70%, and operating margin of 16.00%. General Mills, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.8, while the quick ratio is 0.5.
For the last year General Mills, Inc., GIS has seen a EPS growth of 40.60%. A performance for the year of 31.10%. The 52-week high is -0.43%, and the 52-week low is 57.12%. The average volume for General Mills, Inc., GIS is 4234132.
With a target price of 66.31, can General Mills, Inc., GIS reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of General Mills, Inc., GIS. General Mills, Inc. has a P/E of 29.5 and a forward P/E of 21.36. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.91. General Mills, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.56 and 8.79 respectively. For P/cash, General Mills, Inc. has a value of 56.77, while it is 52.31 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 72.46, General Mills, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.65%. We see a return on equity of 34.70%.
Looking more long-term General Mills, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 6.01%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.73% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 40.60% for this year and for the last five years a 0.50% growth has been seen.