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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.09
GIS's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
83% of the 1594 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. GIS: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
GIS' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.08 Max: 0.18
Current: 0.09
0
0.18
Equity to Asset 0.23
GIS's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
87% of the 1551 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. GIS: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
GIS' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.06  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.34
Current: 0.23
-0.06
0.34
Interest Coverage 11.20
GIS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
51% of the 1192 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. GIS: 11.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
GIS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.46  Med: 6.70 Max: 9.29
Current: 11.2
4.46
9.29
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.27
M-Score: -2.88
WACC vs ROIC
5.88%
12.04%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.35
GIS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1583 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.03 vs. GIS: 15.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
GIS' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.78  Med: 16.42 Max: 18.65
Current: 15.35
11.78
18.65
Net-margin (%) 8.89
GIS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1586 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.16 vs. GIS: 8.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
GIS' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.93  Med: 9.45 Max: 12.09
Current: 8.89
6.93
12.09
ROE (%) 30.00
GIS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1544 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 7.01 vs. GIS: 30.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
GIS' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.04  Med: 23.71 Max: 30.56
Current: 30
19.04
30.56
ROA (%) 6.78
GIS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1614 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. GIS: 6.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
GIS' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.41  Med: 7.48 Max: 9.89
Current: 6.78
5.41
9.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 66.76
GIS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1601 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.79 vs. GIS: 66.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
GIS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.97  Med: 66.22 Max: 76.01
Current: 66.76
49.97
76.01
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.50
GIS's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1379 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. GIS: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GIS' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.4  Med: 6.20 Max: 12.7
Current: 4.5
3.4
12.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -2.50
GIS's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1178 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. GIS: -2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GIS' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.5  Med: 5.40 Max: 17.1
Current: -2.5
-2.5
17.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -5.70
GIS's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1055 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. GIS: -5.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GIS' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.4  Med: 6.70 Max: 31.6
Current: -5.7
-7.4
31.6
» GIS's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-01)


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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

GIS Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 18,919 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 4,758 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 102,913 sh (+41.71%)
Ray Dalio 69,381 sh (+5.15%)
Mario Gabelli 2,559,699 sh (+1.34%)
Mairs and Power 3,304,687 sh (+0.66%)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Bill Nygren 5,820,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
Ken Fisher 6,208 sh (-12.85%)
Pioneer Investments 958,783 sh (-16.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 112,519 sh (-53.66%)
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Q3 2015

GIS Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 211,300 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 584,803 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 75,000 sh (+296.43%)
Pioneer Investments 1,803,776 sh (+88.13%)
Jeremy Grantham 117,076 sh (+4.05%)
Mairs and Power 3,316,825 sh (+0.37%)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Bill Nygren 5,820,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Ken Fisher 6,046 sh (-2.61%)
Mario Gabelli 2,479,063 sh (-3.15%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 97,874 sh (-4.90%)
Murray Stahl 3,934 sh (-17.32%)
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Q4 2015

GIS Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 2,489,039 sh (+0.40%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mairs and Power 3,291,894 sh (-0.75%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 94,532 sh (-3.41%)
Murray Stahl 3,727 sh (-5.26%)
Pioneer Investments 1,571,214 sh (-12.89%)
Ken Fisher 4,667 sh (-22.81%)
Bill Nygren 4,066,000 sh (-30.14%)
Joel Greenblatt 398,140 sh (-31.92%)
Jeremy Grantham 77,322 sh (-33.96%)
Jim Simons 11,900 sh (-94.37%)
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Q1 2016

GIS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Leucadia National 3,500 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 6,748 sh (+44.59%)
Murray Stahl 4,551 sh (+22.11%)
Pioneer Investments 1,763,811 sh (+12.26%)
Dodge & Cox 11,692 sh (+4.39%)
Paul Tudor Jones 16,300 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,600 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 100,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Bill Nygren Sold Out
Mairs and Power 3,273,319 sh (-0.56%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 93,478 sh (-1.11%)
Mario Gabelli 2,419,135 sh (-2.81%)
Joel Greenblatt 287,246 sh (-27.85%)
Jeremy Grantham 23,900 sh (-69.09%)
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
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General Mills Inc is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. It supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries.

General Mills Inc was incorporated in Delaware in 1928. The Company is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. It supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. The Company manufactures its products in 16 countries and markets them in more than 100 countries. Its segments include U.S. Retail, International and Convenience Stores and Foodservice. Its U.S. Retail segment reflects business with a variety of grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, and drug, dollar and discount chains operating throughout the United States. Its product categories in this business segment are ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, shelf stable and frozen vegetables, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, grain, fruit and savory snacks, and a variety of organic products including meal kits, granola bars, and cereal. Its International segment consists of retail and foodservice businesses outside of the United States. Its product categories include ready-to-eat cereals, shelf stable and frozen vegetables, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza snacks, refrigerated yogurt, grain and fruit snacks, and super-premium ice cream and frozen desserts. It also sells super-premium ice cream and frozen desserts directly to consumers through owned retail shops. Its International segment also includes products manufactured in the United States for export, mainly to Caribbean and Latin American markets, as well as products it manufactures for sale to its international joint ventures. Revenues from export activities and franchise fees are reported in the region or country where the end customer is located. In its Convenience Stores and Foodservice segment its product categories are ready-to-eat cereals, snacks, refrigerated yogurt, frozen breakfasts, unbaked and fully baked frozen dough products, baking mixes, and flour. Many products it sells are branded to the consumer and nearly all are branded to its customers. It sells to distributors and operators in many customer channels including foodservice, convenience stores, vending, and supermarket bakeries. Substantially all of this segment's operations are located in the United States. The principal raw materials that it uses are grains (wheat, oats, and corn), sugar, dairy products, vegetables, fruits, meats, vegetable oils, and other agricultural products. Its primary customers are grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, drug, dollar and discount chains, commercial and noncommercial foodservice distributors and operators, restaurants, and convenience stores. Its trademarks include Annie's, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Bugles, Cascadian Farm, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, Fiber One, Food Should Tast

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 26.84
GIS's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1227 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.32 vs. GIS: 26.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
GIS' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.28  Med: 17.06 Max: 29.55
Current: 26.84
13.28
29.55
Forward P/E 22.08
GIS's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
67% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.08 vs. GIS: 22.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 26.84
GIS's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1228 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.25 vs. GIS: 26.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
GIS' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.15  Med: 17.01 Max: 29.55
Current: 26.84
13.15
29.55
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 18.96
GIS's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
56% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 22.76 vs. GIS: 18.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
GIS' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.96  Med: 15.65 Max: 24.67
Current: 18.96
8.96
24.67
P/B 7.98
GIS's P/B is ranked lower than
93% of the 1504 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. GIS: 7.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
GIS' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.81  Med: 3.87 Max: 8.03
Current: 7.98
2.81
8.03
P/S 2.38
GIS's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 1544 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. GIS: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
GIS' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 1.68 Max: 2.4
Current: 2.38
1.13
2.4
PFCF 18.83
GIS's PFCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 581 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. GIS: 18.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
GIS' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.19  Med: 16.85 Max: 29.8
Current: 18.83
11.19
29.8
POCF 14.20
GIS's POCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.79 vs. GIS: 14.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
GIS' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.36  Med: 12.27 Max: 17.21
Current: 14.2
8.36
17.21
EV-to-EBIT 18.16
GIS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
60% of the 1255 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 14.97 vs. GIS: 18.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
GIS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.2  Med: 13.20 Max: 21.7
Current: 18.16
10.2
21.7
EV-to-EBITDA 14.84
GIS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
63% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.57 vs. GIS: 14.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
GIS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.6  Med: 11.00 Max: 16.9
Current: 14.84
8.6
16.9
PEG 33.50
GIS's PEG is ranked lower than
96% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.12 vs. GIS: 33.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
GIS' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 2.67 Max: 34.62
Current: 33.5
1.34
34.62
Shiller P/E 27.06
GIS's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
51% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 27.29 vs. GIS: 27.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
GIS' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.95  Med: 21.87 Max: 27.22
Current: 27.06
15.95
27.22
Current Ratio 0.76
GIS's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 1439 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. GIS: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GIS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.4
Current: 0.76
0.42
1.4
Quick Ratio 0.51
GIS's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 1437 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. GIS: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GIS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.51
0.26
0.88
Days Inventory 51.44
GIS's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
62% of the 1480 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 65.79 vs. GIS: 51.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GIS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.44  Med: 52.59 Max: 60.38
Current: 51.44
48.44
60.38
Days Sales Outstanding 29.98
GIS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
62% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 39.67 vs. GIS: 29.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
GIS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.69  Med: 28.76 Max: 34.65
Current: 29.98
23.69
34.65
Days Payable 57.44
GIS's Days Payable is ranked higher than
62% of the 1090 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 44.01 vs. GIS: 57.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
GIS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.01  Med: 39.24 Max: 52.62
Current: 57.44
31.01
52.62

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.70
GIS's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
68% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. GIS: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
GIS' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 2.82 Max: 3.58
Current: 2.7
2.29
3.58
Dividend Payout 0.72
GIS's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
80% of the 922 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. GIS: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
GIS' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.53 Max: 2.3
Current: 0.72
0.27
2.3
Dividend Growth (3y) 11.00
GIS's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
71% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. GIS: 11.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
GIS' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 8.20 Max: 12.6
Current: 11
0
12.6
Forward Dividend Yield 2.78
GIS's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
65% of the 1424 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. GIS: 2.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.65
GIS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1846 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. GIS: 4.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
GIS' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.95  Med: 4.86 Max: 6.17
Current: 4.65
3.95
6.17
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.60
GIS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. GIS: 2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
GIS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.9  Med: 1.50 Max: 4.5
Current: 2.6
-9.9
4.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.90
GIS's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
64% of the 688 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. GIS: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
GIS' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.41 Max: 11.98
Current: 1.9
0.81
11.98
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.35
GIS's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
80% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. GIS: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.42
GIS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 1440 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. GIS: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
GIS' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.62
Current: 1.42
0.72
1.62
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.50
GIS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1563 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. GIS: 5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
GIS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 7.55 Max: 9.8
Current: 5.5
4.6
9.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 5.14
GIS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.72 vs. GIS: 5.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
GIS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 11.50 Max: 17
Current: 5.14
5.1
17

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $16,934
EPS (TTM) $ 2.45
Beta0.68
Short Percentage of Float2.28%
52-Week Range $47.43 - 66.88
Shares Outstanding (Mil)594.40

Analyst Estimate

May16 May17 May18 May19
Revenue (Mil $) 16,594 16,757 17,168 17,638
EPS ($) 2.86 3.03 3.22 3.55
EPS w/o NRI ($) 2.86 3.03 3.22 3.55
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
6.87%
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