General Mills Inc (GIS)

GIS (NYSE:Food & Beverage) EQUITY
$62.42
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 61.92 - 62.72 | GIS Avg Daily Volume: 2,862,000
Last Update: 01/20/17 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 1.05%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $61.65
52 Week Range: $54.30 - $72.95
Oustanding Shares: 580,011,272
Market Cap: 35,757,694,919
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for GIS
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A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 2 2 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 1 1 1
Hold 9 8 9 8
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.75 2.67 2.69 2.67
Latest Dividend: 0.48
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.11%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/06/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 23.00
Price Earnings Comparisons:
GIS Sector Avg. S&P 500
23.00 23.00 0.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
2.33% 14.41% 29.29%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -6.10 -0.10 -0.02
Net Income 37.90 -0.10 -0.03
EPS 40.60 0.00 0.00
Earnings for GIS:
EBITDA 3.32B
Revenue 16.56B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (02/17) Qtr (05/17) FY (05/17) FY (05/18)
Average Estimate $0.71 $0.74 $3.09 $3.39
Number of Analysts 7 6 10 9
High Estimate $0.72 $0.76 $3.11 $3.46
Low Estimate $0.69 $0.71 $3.05 $3.30
Prior Year $0.65 $0.66 $2.92 $3.09
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 9.01% 11.87% 5.82% 9.64%
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Bearish
Dec 21, 2016 | 7:15 AM EST
Shares of GIS now seen reaching $64, according to Barclays. Estimates also reduced, given lower expected organic sales growth. Neutral ...
The U.S. dollar strengthened on Fed chair Janet Yellen's labor market remarks. Multinationals face this expanding headwind. And so do countries that have borrowed in U.S. dollars. The price of crude oil flat lined. Gold up $2. Ag commodities lower across-the-board: wheat down $0.02, corn $0.04, soybeans $0.13 and oats up $0.01. Lumber down $2.50. Bonds staged a good rally. The yield on the 10-year fell by 5 basis points to 2.55% and the long bond by a comparable amount. The 2s/10s spread fell by 2 basis points to 131 basis points. Municipals were well bid and closed-end muni bonds enjoyed an up (but modest) improvement. Junk bonds were also higher. Blackstone/GSO Strategic Credit Fund (BGB)  up $0.03. Banks held their gains despite lower bond yields. Insurance stocks were mixed. Brokerages showed no price movement. Autos continue to stall. I am out of my shorts, here. Energy stocks were unchanged, in line with crude oil. No positions here, either. Biotech did little. Dead cat bounce for Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) . Gilead Sciences (GILD) rallied and some speculative biotech ripped (Portola Pharmaceuticals (PTLA) , Intrexon (XON) ). Retail (more on this subject tomorrow) was irregularly higher, led by JC Penney (JCP) , Kohl's (KSS) and Home Depot (HD) . Media was stronger, led by Disney (DIS) , which got a Bank of America (BAC) upgrade. Fertilizers are mixed - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (POT) lower (I am still not interested in this name), Monsanto (MON) higher. Consumer staples were lower - with Kimberly Clark (KMB) and Coca-Cola (KO) leading to downside. But Campbell Soup (CPB) , a long, caught a bid. Ag equipment mixed, showing no correlation today to commodities. (FANG) was higher, but moderately so. Amazon (AMZN) and Alphabet (GOOGL)  were both up. In individual stocks DuPont (DD) still DuLovely. Radian (RDN) now modestly higher, after being weak all day. Oaktree Capital OAK still getting its leaves t
Mega-cap growth stocks remain mostly disliked -- or maybe secretly liked but definitely not talked about in public.
Bearish
Dec 15, 2016 | 7:20 AM EST
GIS was downgrade from Outperform to Sector Perform, RBC Capital said. $69 price target. Estimates also cut, given accelerating volume ...
These names show technical characteristics of bullish or bearish reversal patterns.
The sector is attractive again -- start with PepsiCo, General Mills, Kimberly-Clark and Unilever.
A deal to buy General Mills makes a lot of sense.

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