Analyzing GIS Stock Performance – Market Insights

Large-cap Consumer Staples company General Mills has logged a 3.1% change today on a trading volume of 2,337,390. The average volume for the stock is 4,085,171.

General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods worldwide. Based in Minneapolis, United States the company has 34,000 full time employees and a market cap of $40,166,858,752. General Mills currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.3% per year.

The company is now trading 4.18% away from its average analyst target price of $67.89 per share. The 18 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $58.0 to $76.0, and on average give General Mills a rating of hold.

Over the last 12 months GIS shares have declined by -14.1%, which represents a difference of -45.6% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $90.89 per share and its 52 week low is $60.33. With its net margins declining an average -1.2% over the last 6 years, General Mills declining profitability gives us reason to believe its stock price will continue to underwhelm.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023 20,094,200 2,609,600 13 -7.14
2022 18,992,800 2,707,300 14 7.69
2021 18,127,000 2,339,800 13 8.33
2020 17,626,600 2,181,200 12 20.0
2019 16,865,200 1,752,700 10 -28.57
2018 15,740,400 2,131,000 14 n/a
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