General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 43134.11. It is in the Processed & Packaged Goods industry and sector Consumer Goods, with a current P/E of 25.76, a forward P/E of 20.68 and EPS of 2.77. At a stock price of 71.42 (0.78%) it has a dividend yield of 2.69%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 0.50%, more recently this last year it has grown by 40.60%. The next year growth is going to be about 11.10% and more long-term 6.66% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 104.30%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 2.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -8.60%.
For performance, General Mills, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.20%. For the last month performance for General Mills, Inc. is -0.65%. While the last quarter is 14.52% and half year, 21.97%. Finally for the year, performance is 28.76%.
The 52-week high for General Mills, Inc., is at -1.86%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 35.28%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.51% and 15.40% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.15%, and for the month it is 1.01%. General Mills, Inc., has a target price of 69.33.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.43, and for total debt/equity General Mills, Inc. has 1.71. The gross margin is 35.30%, while operating margin is 16.30%, the profit margin is 10.20%. The current ratio is 0.8 and the quick ratio is 0.5.
Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 71.70%. General Mills, Inc. has a payout ratio of 62.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 603.95. The shares float is 598.04, with the float short at 2.13%, with short ratio coming to 3.94.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see General Mills, Inc., get 7.80%, with its returns on investment at 14.60%. Return on equity is 34.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 69.33, reached soon?
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