General Mills (GIS)

General Mills is a leading global food company whose purpose is to make food the world loves. Its brands include Cheerios, Annie's, Yoplait, Nature Valley, Häagen-Dazs, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Old El Paso, Wanchai Ferry, Yoki, BLUE and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, General Mills generated fiscal 2020 net sales of U.S. $17.6 billion. In addition, General Mills' share of non-consolidated joint venture net sales totaled U.S. $1.0 billion.

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Jeffrey Harmening
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GIS stock data


29 Jun 22
9 Aug 22
30 May 23
Quarter (USD) May 22 Feb 22 Nov 21 Aug 21
Cost of revenue
Operating income
Operating margin
Net income
Net profit margin
Cash on hand
Change in cash
Diluted EPS
Annual (USD) May 22 May 21 May 20 May 19
Cost of revenue
Operating income
Operating margin
Net income
Net profit margin
Cash on hand
Change in cash
Diluted EPS
Cash burn rate (est.) Burn method: Change in cash Burn method: Operating income Burn method: FCF (opex + capex)
Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q
Cash on hand (at last report) 569.4M 569.4M 569.4M 569.4M 569.4M 569.4M
Cash burn (monthly) 91.67M 77.98M (no burn) (no burn) (no burn) (no burn)
Cash used (since last report) 217.58M 185.1M n/a n/a n/a n/a
Cash remaining 351.82M 384.3M n/a n/a n/a n/a
Runway (months of cash) 3.8 4.9 n/a n/a n/a n/a

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Date Owner Security Transaction Code Indirect 10b5-1 $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
4 Aug 22 Benson Jodi J Common Stock Sell Dispose S No No 75.25 15,685 1.18M 38,085.108
1 Aug 22 OGrady Shawn P Common Stock Payment of exercise Dispose F No No 75.7 11,504 870.85K 91,131.907
11 Jul 22 Williams-Roll Jacqueline Common Stock Gift Acquire G Yes No 0 337 0 34,107.591
11 Jul 22 Williams-Roll Jacqueline Common Stock Gift Dispose G No No 0 337 0 47,130.233
6 Jul 22 McNabb Dana M Common Stock Sell Dispose S No No 76.16 5,425 413.17K 14,884
6 Jul 22 McNabb Dana M Common Stock Sell Dispose S No No 76.1505 5,568 424.01K 20,309
6 Jul 22 McNabb Dana M Common Stock Option exercise Acquire M No No 55.72 5,568 310.25K 25,877
6 Jul 22 McNabb Dana M NQSO Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M No No 55.72 5,568 310.25K 0
1 Jul 22 Williams-Roll Jacqueline Common Stock Payment of exercise Dispose F No No 75.79 134 10.16K 47,468.233
13F holders Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 1482 1489 -0.5%
Opened positions 117 228 -48.7%
Closed positions 124 88 +40.9%
Increased positions 550 507 +8.5%
Reduced positions 542 507 +6.9%
13F shares Current Prev Q Change
Total value 30.45B 30.25B +0.7%
Total shares 450.13M 448.85M +0.3%
Total puts 2.06M 1.93M +6.8%
Total calls 2.48M 3.36M -26.3%
Total put/call ratio 0.8 0.6 +44.9%
Largest owners Shares Value Change
Vanguard 50.86M $3.44B +0.2%
BLK Blackrock 48.51M $3.29B +6.9%
STT State Street 35.21M $2.38B +2.3%
Capital International Investors 34.56M $2.34B +2.2%
Capital Research Global Investors 26.25M $1.78B -0.7%
Capital World Investors 15.86M $1.07B -0.1%
Charles Schwab Investment Management 10.85M $734.91M +0.7%
Geode Capital Management 10.01M $676.27M +3.2%
NTRS Northern Trust 7.54M $510.37M -0.6%
BAC Bank Of America 6.23M $421.7M +15.6%
Largest transactions Shares Bought/sold Change
Norges Bank 0 -4.13M EXIT
BLK Blackrock 48.51M +3.12M +6.9%
Jensen Investment Management 136.56K -3.03M -95.7%
First Trust Advisors 4.13M +2.56M +162.5%
MCQEF Macquarie 591.7K -2.09M -77.9%
LSV Asset Management 2.46M -1.2M -32.8%
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board 413 -878.36K -100.0%
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. 2.52M +856.18K +51.4%
BAC Bank Of America 6.23M +842.19K +15.6%
STT State Street 35.21M +786.44K +2.3%

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