General MillsStock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy General Mills stock? (NYSE:GIS). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

AdvantagesDisadvantages
  • This company is very stable.
  • This company has stable growth.
  • This company has a large dividend yield!
  • This stock looks overpriced.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.

GIS Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that General Mills can grow its free cash at a rate of about 4%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for GIS
Free Cash Flow trendline for General Mills

Inside the GIS Numbers

GIS Price
(General Mills stock price per share)
$55.84
[?] GIS Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$36.82
[?] GIS Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $29.46
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 43% higher than other Consumer Goods stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 57% lower than other Processed & Packaged Goods stocks
[?] Cash Yield 7.61%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 16%
[?] Dividend Yield 3%

Is General Mills Stock on Sale?

We believe that General Mills may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

General Mills looks overpriced right now. If you're looking for a bargain in the stock market, you should probably look elsewhere for a great deal. This might still be a great stock to own—but it's not on sale right now.

Should You Buy GIS Stock?

Does General Mills have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.