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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.08
GIS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
84% of the 1580 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. GIS: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
GIS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.07 Max: 0.11
Current: 0.08
0
0.11
Equity-to-Asset 0.20
GIS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
91% of the 1512 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. GIS: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
GIS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.06  Med: 0.25 Max: 0.34
Current: 0.2
-0.06
0.34
Debt-to-Equity 2.19
GIS's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
93% of the 1264 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. GIS: 2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
GIS' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.28  Med: 1.36 Max: 65.92
Current: 2.19
-11.28
65.92
Interest Coverage 3.83
GIS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
77% of the 1391 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.33 vs. GIS: 3.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
GIS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.83  Med: 7.39 Max: 9.29
Current: 3.83
3.83
9.29
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 3.04
Beneish M-Score: -2.65
WACC vs ROIC
4.49%
13.81%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 16.43
GIS's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
84% of the 1570 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. GIS: 16.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
GIS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.78  Med: 16.34 Max: 18.65
Current: 16.43
11.78
18.65
Net Margin % 10.61
GIS's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
79% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.07 vs. GIS: 10.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
GIS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.93  Med: 10.22 Max: 12.09
Current: 10.61
6.93
12.09
ROE % 36.98
GIS's ROE % is ranked higher than
93% of the 1532 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 8.48 vs. GIS: 36.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
GIS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.18  Med: 27.99 Max: 36.98
Current: 36.98
21.18
36.98
ROA % 7.62
GIS's ROA % is ranked higher than
73% of the 1604 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.97 vs. GIS: 7.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
GIS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.43  Med: 7.84 Max: 9.89
Current: 7.62
5.43
9.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 70.42
GIS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
91% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 13.29 vs. GIS: 70.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
GIS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 50.57  Med: 68.38 Max: 75.29
Current: 70.42
50.57
75.29
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -2.00
GIS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
69% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. GIS: -2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
GIS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.5  Med: 5.9 Max: 18.2
Current: -2
-13.5
18.2
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -1.20
GIS's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
68% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. GIS: -1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
GIS' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.4  Med: 5.1 Max: 19.2
Current: -1.2
-9.4
19.2
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -0.70
GIS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
63% of the 1090 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. GIS: -0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
GIS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.8  Med: 6.7 Max: 31.6
Current: -0.7
-18.8
31.6
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Guru Trades

Q3 2016

GIS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 1,841,800 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 92,600 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 6,947 sh (+0.96%)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 26,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 92,434 sh (-1.02%)
Mario Gabelli 2,304,993 sh (-2.60%)
Murray Stahl 4,298 sh (-3.37%)
Mairs and Power 3,090,486 sh (-3.67%)
Pioneer Investments 1,811,346 sh (-6.42%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,700 sh (-30.19%)
Joel Greenblatt 10,502 sh (-84.16%)
Louis Moore Bacon 9,305 sh (-95.46%)
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Q4 2016

GIS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Joel Greenblatt 177,771 sh (+1592.73%)
Ray Dalio 258,002 sh (+178.62%)
Ken Fisher 7,845 sh (+12.93%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 97,555 sh (+5.54%)
Mairs and Power 3,199,581 sh (+3.53%)
Mario Gabelli 2,320,468 sh (+0.67%)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 4,298 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 100,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 175,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Jim Simons 814,100 sh (-55.80%)
Pioneer Investments 344,500 sh (-80.98%)
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Q1 2017

GIS Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Jeff Auxier 7,836 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 300 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 37,488 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 8,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 2,004,300 sh (+146.20%)
Joel Greenblatt 275,006 sh (+54.70%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 103,428 sh (+6.02%)
Mairs and Power 3,293,752 sh (+2.94%)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 150,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 100,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 340,900 sh (-1.04%)
Mario Gabelli 2,250,115 sh (-3.03%)
Murray Stahl 4,079 sh (-5.10%)
Ken Fisher 6,948 sh (-11.43%)
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Q2 2017

GIS Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Ray Dalio 36,319 sh (New)
George Soros 365,493 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 493,058 sh (+44.63%)
Jim Simons 2,831,500 sh (+41.27%)
Caxton Associates 10,500 sh (+28.05%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 128,093 sh (+23.85%)
Joel Greenblatt 322,934 sh (+17.43%)
Murray Stahl 4,517 sh (+10.74%)
Mairs and Power 3,389,214 sh (+2.90%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,300 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 11,200 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 2,231,607 sh (-0.82%)
Ken Fisher 6,767 sh (-2.61%)
Jeff Auxier 6,816 sh (-13.02%)
Paul Tudor Jones 27,046 sh (-27.85%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with GIS

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mario Gabelli 2017-06-30 Reduce -0.82%0.01%$54.97 - $59.01 $ 55.38-3%2,231,607
George Soros 2017-06-30 New Buy0.45%$54.97 - $59.01 $ 55.38-3%365,493
Joel Greenblatt 2017-06-30 Add 17.43%0.04%$54.97 - $59.01 $ 55.38-3%322,934
Ken Fisher 2017-06-30 Reduce -2.61%$54.97 - $59.01 $ 55.38-3%6,767
Mario Gabelli 2017-03-31 Reduce -3.03%0.03%$58.79 - $63.19 $ 55.38-9%2,250,115
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 Add 54.70%0.07%$58.79 - $63.19 $ 55.38-9%275,006
Ken Fisher 2017-03-31 Reduce -11.43%$58.79 - $63.19 $ 55.38-9%6,948
Mario Gabelli 2016-12-31 Add 0.67%0.01%$60.59 - $63.88 $ 55.38-11%2,320,468
Joel Greenblatt 2016-12-31 Add 1592.73%0.13%$60.59 - $63.88 $ 55.38-11%177,771
Ken Fisher 2016-12-31 Add 12.93%$60.59 - $63.88 $ 55.38-11%7,845
Mario Gabelli 2016-09-30 Reduce -2.60%0.03%$63.66 - $72.64 $ 55.38-20%2,304,993
Joel Greenblatt 2016-09-30 Reduce -84.16%0.05%$63.66 - $72.64 $ 55.38-20%10,502
Ken Fisher 2016-09-30 Add 0.96%$63.66 - $72.64 $ 55.38-20%6,947
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods    NAICS: 311412    SIC: 5411
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Traded in other countries:GRM.Germany, GIS.Switzerland, 0R1X.UK,
Headquarter Location:USA
General Mills Inc is a global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods, such as ready-to-eat breakfast cereals, refrigerated dough and other baking items, snack foods, ice cream, and yogurt.

With operations that began more than 150 years ago, General Mills is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods, such as ready-to-eat breakfast cereals, refrigerated dough and other baking items, snack foods, ice cream, and yogurt. Its portfolio of well-known brands includes Cheerios, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Haagen-Dazs, and Yoplait. The firm is also building out its portfolio of organic fare, which included the addition of Annie's in 2014. Sales outside the U.S. account for just less than one fourth of total sales.

Guru Investment Theses on General Mills Inc

Bill Nygren Comments on General Mills - Apr 11, 2016

General Mills (NYSE:GIS) has provided favorable returns since we added the stock in early 2014, and we sold our position as the share price approached our estimate of intrinsic value.



From Bill Nygren (Trades, Portfolio)'s Oakmark Fund: First Quarter 2016 Commentary.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 20.00
GIS's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 1274 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.17 vs. GIS: 20.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
GIS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.28  Med: 17.69 Max: 29.55
Current: 20
13.28
29.55
Forward PE Ratio 18.08
GIS's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.19 vs. GIS: 18.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 20.00
GIS's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
52% of the 1278 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.44 vs. GIS: 20.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
GIS' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.15  Med: 17.64 Max: 29.55
Current: 20
13.15
29.55
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 20.50
GIS's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
53% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 21.80 vs. GIS: 20.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
GIS' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.96  Med: 16.34 Max: 25.01
Current: 20.5
8.96
25.01
PB Ratio 7.38
GIS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 1479 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. GIS: 7.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
GIS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.81  Med: 4.1 Max: 8.9
Current: 7.38
2.81
8.9
PS Ratio 2.12
GIS's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 1522 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. GIS: 2.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
GIS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 1.71 Max: 2.68
Current: 2.12
1.13
2.68
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 20.25
GIS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
52% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 21.03 vs. GIS: 20.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
GIS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.89  Med: 17.75 Max: 29.8
Current: 20.25
11.89
29.8
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 14.26
GIS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
56% of the 821 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.72 vs. GIS: 14.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
GIS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.4  Med: 12.68 Max: 17.55
Current: 14.26
8.4
17.55
EV-to-EBIT 15.88
GIS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
52% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 15.57 vs. GIS: 15.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
GIS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.8  Med: 13.5 Max: 21.5
Current: 15.88
8.8
21.5
EV-to-EBITDA 12.84
GIS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
53% of the 1375 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.42 vs. GIS: 12.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
GIS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5  Med: 11.2 Max: 16.8
Current: 12.84
7.5
16.8
EV-to-Revenue 2.61
GIS's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
73% of the 1554 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. GIS: 2.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
GIS' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 2.2 Max: 3.2
Current: 2.61
1.6
3.2
PEG Ratio 12.75
GIS's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. GIS: 12.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
GIS' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 3.02 Max: 30.83
Current: 12.75
1.57
30.83
Shiller PE Ratio 21.25
GIS's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 325 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 27.06 vs. GIS: 21.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
GIS' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.95  Med: 21.94 Max: 29.58
Current: 21.25
15.95
29.58
Current Ratio 0.76
GIS's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 1570 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. GIS: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GIS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.77 Max: 1.17
Current: 0.76
0.47
1.17
Quick Ratio 0.48
GIS's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
85% of the 1568 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. GIS: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GIS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.46 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.48
0.27
0.78
Days Inventory 53.95
GIS's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
59% of the 1465 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 63.65 vs. GIS: 53.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GIS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.44  Med: 52.47 Max: 60.38
Current: 53.95
48.44
60.38
Days Sales Outstanding 33.42
GIS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
57% of the 1129 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 38.44 vs. GIS: 33.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
GIS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.69  Med: 28.96 Max: 34.65
Current: 33.42
23.69
34.65
Days Payable 76.94
GIS's Days Payable is ranked higher than
73% of the 1013 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 45.10 vs. GIS: 76.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
GIS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.01  Med: 43.23 Max: 76.94
Current: 76.94
31.01
76.94

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield % 3.50
GIS's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
81% of the 1641 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. GIS: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
GIS' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 2.9 Max: 3.58
Current: 3.5
2.29
3.58
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.69
GIS's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 984 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. GIS: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
GIS' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.5 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.69
0.42
0.85
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 7.40
GIS's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
58% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. GIS: 7.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
GIS' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.2  Med: 8.7 Max: 17
Current: 7.4
-3.2
17
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.47
GIS's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
78% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. GIS: 3.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 5.56
GIS's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
85% of the 2115 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. GIS: 5.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
GIS' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 4.61 Max: 5.69
Current: 5.56
3.64
5.69
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.00
GIS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 758 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. GIS: 2.00 )
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: 1.3 Max: 4.5
Current: 2
-9.9
4.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.53
GIS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. GIS: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
GIS' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.67 Max: 5
Current: 1.53
0.88
5
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.87
GIS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
67% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. GIS: 1.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
GIS' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 1.24 Max: 2.5
Current: 1.87
0.96
2.5
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.24
GIS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
59% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. GIS: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
GIS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.4
Current: 1.24
0.38
1.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 6.30
GIS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
57% of the 1604 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.39 vs. GIS: 6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
GIS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 7.4 Max: 11.4
Current: 6.3
4.6
11.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 6.18
GIS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
51% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.76 vs. GIS: 6.18 )
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  Med: 10.8 Max: 17.3
Current: 6.18
5
17.3

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $15,619.80
EPS (TTM) $ 2.77
Beta0.48
Short Percentage of Float3.64%
52-Week Range $52.76 - 65.72
Shares Outstanding (Mil)573.31

Analyst Estimate

May18 May19 May20
Revenue (Mil $) 15,334 15,468 15,606
EPS ($) 3.11 3.26 3.34
EPS without NRI ($) 3.11 3.26 3.34
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
5.00%
Dividends per Share ($) 2.04 2.15 2.22
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