General Mills (GIS) : Americafirst Capital Management scooped up 3,936 additional shares in General Mills during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 18, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 34,140 shares of General Mills which is valued at $2,447,838.General Mills makes up approximately 1.69% of Americafirst Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Salient Trust Co Lta boosted its stake in GIS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 6,560 additional shares and now holds a total of 144,551 shares of General Mills which is valued at $10,364,307. General Mills makes up approx 1.09% of Salient Trust Co Lta’s portfolio. Gwm Advisors added GIS to its portfolio by purchasing 25,009 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,807,651. General Mills makes up approx 0.74% of Gwm Advisors’s portfolio.Bank Of Stockton reduced its stake in GIS by selling 100 shares or 1.14% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,710 shares of GIS which is valued at $631,127. General Mills makes up approx 0.33% of Bank Of Stockton’s portfolio.
General Mills closed down -0.94 points or -1.29% at $71.7 with 28,40,969 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $72.65, the shares hit an intraday low of $71.64 and an intraday high of $72.7 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, General Mills reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jun 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.60. The company had revenue of $3928.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3860.63 million. The company’s revenue was down -8.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.75 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on General Mills. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Jul 6, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 71 from a previous price target of $60 .General Mills was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Neutral” on Jun 30, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jun 30, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 73 from a previous price target of $70 .
General Mills Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. The Company is also a supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the North American foodservice and commercial baking industries. The Company is organized into three operating segments: U.S. Retail International and Convenience Stores and Foodservice. The Company offers a range of food products with a focus on five categories: ready-to-eat cereal; convenient meals including meal kits ethnic meals pizza soup side dish mixes frozen breakfast and frozen entrees; snacks including grain fruit and savory snacks nutrition bars and frozen hot snacks; yogurt and super-premium ice cream. The Company’s other product categories include baking mixes and ingredients; refrigerated and frozen dough and frozen and shelf-stable vegetables. The Company has 50% interests in two joint ventures that manufacture and market food products.