GIS - General Mills, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
+0.61 (+1.31%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

47.20 -0.01 (-0.02%)
After hours: 4:38PM EDT

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Previous Close46.60
Bid47.13 x 1400
Ask47.38 x 3200
Day's Range46.42 - 47.27
52 Week Range41.01 - 60.69
Avg. Volume5,332,907
Market Cap28.013B
PE Ratio (TTM)12.97
EPS (TTM)3.64
Earnings DateSep 18, 2018 - Sep 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.96 (4.22%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-07-09
1y Target Est48.29
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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    What Do Investors Need To Know About General Mills Inc’s (NYSE:GIS) Future?

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  • TheStreet.com11 days ago

    General Mills Charts Improve

    was reviewed one month ago, and I wrote that "GIS looks like it made a temporary bounce and should retest the May lows. In this daily bar chart of GIS, below, we can see that prices temporarily broke below the 50-day moving average line in July but are now above the rising line telling us that the short-term trend is up. The daily On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line has been moving up from early June.

  • Benzinga11 days ago

    Rising Transportation Costs, Brazil Trucking Strike Put Pressure On Kellogg's Profit Margins

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  • The Wall Street Journal14 days ago

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  • TheStreet.com14 days ago

    Jim Cramer: Three Stocks That Are Sucker Bets to Buy

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  • What Analysts Recommend for Kellogg Stock after Q2 2018
    Market Realist14 days ago

    What Analysts Recommend for Kellogg Stock after Q2 2018

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  • How Kellogg Performed in Q2 2018
    Market Realist14 days ago

    How Kellogg Performed in Q2 2018

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  • Campbell Soup Company Stock Pops on Kraft Merger Rumors
    InvestorPlace14 days ago

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