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General Mills (NYSE:GIS) Days Sales Outstanding

: 31.51 (As of Nov. 2023)
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General Mills's average Accounts Receivable for the three months ended in Nov. 2023 was $1,775 Mil. General Mills's Revenue for the three months ended in Nov. 2023 was $5,139 Mil. Hence, General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding for the three months ended in Nov. 2023 was 31.51.

The historical rank and industry rank for General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding or its related term are showing as below:

GIS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.71   Med: 32.31   Max: 36.4
Current: 31.94

During the past 13 years, General Mills's highest Days Sales Outstanding was 36.40. The lowest was 29.71. And the median was 32.31.

GIS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked better than
60.6% of 1840 companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
Industry Median: 38.725 vs GIS: 31.94

General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding increased from Nov. 2022 (31.15) to Nov. 2023 (31.51).


General Mills Days Sales Outstanding Historical Data

The historical data trend for General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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General Mills Annual Data
Trend May14 May15 May16 May17 May18 May19 May20 May21 May22 May23
Days Sales Outstanding
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 36.40 34.11 32.76 32.00 30.66

General Mills Quarterly Data
Feb19 May19 Aug19 Nov19 Feb20 May20 Aug20 Nov20 Feb21 May21 Aug21 Nov21 Feb22 May22 Aug22 Nov22 Feb23 May23 Aug23 Nov23
Days Sales Outstanding Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 31.15 32.08 31.32 32.32 31.51

Competitive Comparison

For the Packaged Foods subindustry, General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding, along with its competitors' market caps and Days Sales Outstanding data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


General Mills Days Sales Outstanding Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding falls into.



General Mills Days Sales Outstanding Calculation

Days Sales Outstanding measures the average number of days that a company takes to collect revenue after a sale has been made. It is a financial ratio that illustrates how well a company's Accounts Receivable are being managed.

Accounts Receivable can be measured by Days Sales Outstanding.

General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding for the fiscal year that ended in May. 2023 is calculated as

Days Sales Outstanding (A: May. 2023 )
=Average Accounts Receivable /Revenue*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Receivable (A: May. 2022 ) + Accounts Receivable (A: May. 2023 )) / count ) / Revenue (A: May. 2023 )*Days in Period
=( (1692.1 + 1683.2) / 2 ) / 20094.2*365
=1687.65 / 20094.2*365
=30.66

General Mills's Days Sales Outstanding for the quarter that ended in Nov. 2023 is calculated as:

Days Sales Outstanding (Q: Nov. 2023 )
=Average Accounts Receivable /Revenue*Days in Period
=( (Accounts Receivable (A: Aug. 2023 ) + Accounts Receivable (A: Nov. 2023 )) / count ) / Revenue (A: Nov. 2023 )*Days in Period
=( (1791.1 + 1758.8) / 2 ) / 5139.4*365 / 4
=1774.95 / 5139.4*365 / 4
=31.51

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


General Mills  (NYSE:GIS) Days Sales Outstanding Explanation

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General Mills (NYSE:GIS) Business Description

Address
Number One General Mills Boulevard, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 55426
General Mills is a global packaged food company that produces snacks, cereal, convenient meals, yogurt, dough, baking mixes and ingredients, pet food, and superpremium ice cream. Its largest brands are Nature Valley, Cheerios, Old El Paso, Yoplait, Pillsbury, Betty Crocker, Blue Buffalo, and Haagen-Dazs. In fiscal 2023, 81% of its revenue was derived from the United States, although the company also operates in Canada, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Latin America. While most of General Mills' products are sold through retail stores to consumers, the company also sells products to the foodservice channel and the commercial baking industry.
Executives
Werner Lanette Shaffer officer: Chief Innovation Officer ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD., MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
David Cordani director THE CIGNA GROUP, 900 COTTAGE GROVE ROAD, BLOOMFIELD CT 06002
Mark A Pallot officer: Chief Accounting Officer NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Jodi J Benson officer: Chief Innovation Officer GENERAL MILLS, INC., ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Jacqueline Williams-roll officer: Senior Vice President GENERAL MILLS, INC., ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Bethany C. Quam officer: Group President GENERAL MILLS, INC., ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD., MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Jonathon Nudi officer: Senior Vice President GENERAL MILLS, INC., ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Sean N Walker officer: Group President NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Shawn P Ogrady officer: SVP, Pres, Consumer Food Sales ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Jeffrey L Harmening officer: Executive Vice President ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Dana M Mcnabb officer: Group President NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
C Kim Goodwin director C/O AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC., 8 CAMBRIDGE CENTER, CAMBRIDGE MA 02142
Karen Wilson Thissen officer: General Counsel & Secretary 1098 AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL CENTER, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55474
John R Church officer: SVP, Supply Chain ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Richard C Allendorf officer: Senior Vice President GENERAL MILLS, INC., ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD., MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426