Analysts expect General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) to report $0.77 EPS on March, 20.They anticipate $0.05 EPS change or 6.94% from last quarter’s $0.72 EPS. GIS’s profit would be $438.17 million giving it 17.95 P/E if the $0.77 EPS is correct. After having $0.82 EPS previously, General Mills, Inc.’s analysts see -6.10% EPS growth. The stock increased 1.47% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $55.28. About 406,568 shares traded. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has declined 10.63% since February 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.33% the S&P500.
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10/10/2017 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Hold Downgrade
General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods in the United States. The company has market cap of $31.46 billion. The firm operates in four divisions: North America Retail; Convenience Stores & Foodservice; Europe & Australia; and Asia & Latin America. It has a 20.27 P/E ratio. It offers ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, shelf stable and frozen vegetables, and ice cream and frozen desserts, as well as grain, fruit and savory snacks; and various organic products, including nutrition bars, meal kits, salty snacks, and ready-to-eat cereal.
Among 23 analysts covering General Mills Inc. (NYSE:GIS), 3 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. General Mills Inc. had 68 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 14 by Jefferies. The stock of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 24 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Wednesday, February 15, the company rating was initiated by Deutsche Bank. The stock of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) earned “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, June 30. The stock of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, December 1 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, June 30. Argus Research maintained General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) on Thursday, March 23 with “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo on Monday, December 18 to “Buy”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Monday, October 23. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of GIS in report on Thursday, June 29 with “Hold” rating.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.16, from 1 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 81 investors sold General Mills, Inc. shares while 366 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 314 raised stakes. 401.33 million shares or 2.97% more from 389.74 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Knott David M reported 5,000 shares stake. Brown Advisory has 0.01% invested in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) for 53,739 shares. Manchester Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has 0% invested in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Fincl Counselors holds 192,863 shares. Keybank National Association Oh owns 206,845 shares. Ifc Fl reported 0.05% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Nippon Life Ins invested 0.03% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Dorsey Whitney owns 135,870 shares. Palo Cap invested 0.73% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). State Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0.04% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) or 909,532 shares. Central National Bank & Trust Trust owns 300 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Baldwin Brothers Ma has invested 0.02% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Amp Cap has invested 0.08% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Cibc Commercial Bank Usa holds 0.1% or 14,294 shares in its portfolio. Eqis Mgmt Incorporated reported 0.05% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS).
Since January 9, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $517,458 activity. Another trade for 8,712 shares valued at $517,458 was made by Quam Bethany C. on Tuesday, January 9.
It closed at $8.37 lastly. It is down 0.00% since February 22, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.