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General Mills 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate

: 1.30% (As of May. 2022)
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General Mills's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in May. 2022 was $0.51.

The historical rank and industry rank for General Mills's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate or its related term are showing as below:

GIS' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6   Med: 8.25   Max: 48.9
Current: 1.3

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of General Mills was 48.90% per year. The lowest was 0.60% per year. And the median was 8.25% per year.

GIS's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked worse than
54.4% of 840 companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry
Industry Median: 2.95 vs GIS: 1.30

During the past 12 months, General Mills's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.00% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.

General Mills's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in May. 2022 was 0.38. As of today, General Mills's Dividend Yield % is 2.71%.

Warning Sign:

General Mills Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Competitive Comparison

For the Packaged Foods subindustry, General Mills's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate, along with its competitors' market caps and 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 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 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, General Mills's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where General Mills's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate falls into.



General Mills 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Calculation

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with expontential compound based on the latest four year annual data.

Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.


General Mills  (NYSE:GIS) 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Explanation

1. Dividend Payout Ratio measures the percentage of the company's earnings paid out as dividends.

General Mills's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2022 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: May. 2022 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: May. 2022 )
=0.51/ 1.35
=0.38

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of General Mills was 0.85. The lowest was 0.46. And the median was 0.55.

2. Dividend Yield % measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

General Mills Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.5102022-04-072022-04-082022-05-02Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.5102022-01-072022-01-102022-02-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.5102021-10-072021-10-082021-11-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.5102021-07-082021-07-092021-08-02Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

General Mills's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield %=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.04/75.15
=2.71 %

Current Share Price is $75.15.
General Mills's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.04.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of General Mills was 5.24%. The lowest was 2.46%. And the median was 3.12%.

Warning Sign:

General Mills Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

* 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 Business Description

General Mills logo
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Address
Number One General Mills Boulevard, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 55426
General Mills is a leading 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, and Haagen-Dazs. In fiscal 2021, 75% 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 into the food-service channel and the commercial baking industry.
Executives
Walker Sean N officer: Group President NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Church John R officer: Chief SC & GBS Officer ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Nudi Jonathon officer: Group President GENERAL MILLS, INC. ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Henry Maria director C/O THE HILLSHIRE BRANDS COMPANY 3500 LACEY ROAD DOWNERS GROVE IL 60515
Neal Diane L director PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: NEAL DIANE L a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Jenkins Jo Ann director 2211 SOUTH 47TH STREET PHOENIX AZ 85034
Lempres Elizabeth Cahill director TWO COMMERCE SQUARE 2001 MARKET STREET, SUITE 3600 PHILADELPHIA PA 19103
Uribe Jorge A. director 5 WESTBROOK CORPORATE CENTER WESTCHESTER IL 60154
Cordani David director CIGNA CORPORATION 900 COTTAGE GROVE ROAD BLOOMFIELD CT 06002
Odland Stephen A director ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD M03-08 MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Clark R Kerry director C/O THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY ONE PROCTER & GAMBLE PLAZA CINCINNATI OH 45202
Sastre Maria director C/O DARDEN RESTAURANTS, INC. 1000 DARDEN CENTER DRIVE ORLANDO FL 32837
Sprunk Eric D director ONE BOWERMAN DRIVE BEAVERTON OR 97005
Ferguson Roger W. Jr. director INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES INC. 521 WEST 57TH STREET NEW YORK NY 10019
Ogrady Shawn P officer: Group President ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426

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