Stock price performance of General Mills, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 2.77% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -12.2% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 13.29% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of General Mills, Inc. has a negative value of -2.49 compared to overall market performance. Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.65% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.73%.The 200 Day SMA reached 1.92%
General Mills, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 57.16 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has climbed 0.02% in the past week and advanced 2.05% in the last 4 weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.1% during the past week but General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 1.14%.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 13, 2017, Robert L Ryan (director) sold 20,000 shares at 60.83 per share price.On Aug 22, 2016, Michael D Rose (director) sold 10,000 shares at 71.11 per share price.On Aug 16, 2016, John R Church (Executive Vice President) sold 99,373 shares at 71.09 per share price.
General Mills Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Dec 20, 2016. The company reported $0.85 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.86. The company had revenue of $4100.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4226.04 million. The companys revenue was down -7.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.82 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.General Mills was Reiterated by Barclays on Dec 21, 2016 to Equal Weight, Lowers Price Target to $ 64 from a previous price target of $66 .General Mills was Downgraded by RBC Capital Mkts on Dec 15, 2016 to Sector Perform, Lowers Price Target to $ 69 from a previous price target of $73 .
General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $62.13 and hit $62.99 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $62.73, with a gain of 1.64% or 1.01 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,532,374 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $72.95 and the company has a market cap of $36,384 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $54.84 .
General Mills, Inc. is one of the leading producers of packaged consumer foods and markets its products primarily through its own sales organizations, supported by advertising and other promotional activities. Such products are primarily distributed directly to retail food chains, cooperatives, membership stores and wholesalers.