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General Mills Inc Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

GIS dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
$0.5900
Forward Dividend yield
3.36%
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Dividend Stability Dividend
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Consistent Dividend Growth Dividend

GIS dividend yield vs industry/market

Company
3.46%
Industry
3.45%
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Top 75% Dividend Dividend
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Top 25% Dividend Dividend

GIS dividend payout ratio

General Mills Inc paid out 52.5% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
47.5%
Payout ratio
52.5%
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Dividend Payout Ratio Dividend

GIS vs Food Stocks

TickerDiv. YieldStable?Drop Count (L10Y)Payout Ratio
GIS3.46%Yes0+52.50%
KHC4.46%No1+69.60%
K3.78%Yes0+85.90%
MKC2.24%No1+60.20%
HRL3.18%Yes0+75.80%

GIS dividend dates

Last dividend payment date
May 1, 2024
Last ex-dividend date
Apr 9, 2024

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General Mills Dividends FAQ

Does General Mills pay a dividend?

Yes, GIS has paid a dividend within the past 3 months.


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What is General Mills's Dividend Payment Date?

General Mills's last dividend payment date was on 2024-05-01, when General Mills shareholders who owned GIS shares before 2024-04-09 received a dividend payment of $0.5900 per share. General Mills's next dividend payment date has not been announced yet. Add GIS to your watchlist to be reminded of GIS's next dividend payment.

Is General Mills's dividend stable?

Yes, GIS's dividend has been stable for the last 10 years.

Does General Mills have sufficient earnings to cover their dividend?

Yes, GIS's past year earnings per share was $4.40, and their annual dividend per share is $2.36. GIS's dividend payout ratio is 52.5%, which is sustainable.

How much is General Mills's dividend?

GIS pays a dividend of $2.36 per share. GIS's annual dividend yield is 3.46%. General Mills's dividend is higher than the US industry average of 3.45%, and it is lower than the US market average of 3.55%.

What is General Mills's Ex-Dividend Date?

General Mills's previous ex-dividend date was on 2024-04-09. General Mills shareholders who own GIS stock before this date received General Mills's last dividend payment of $0.5900 per share on 2024-05-01. General Mills's next ex-dividend date has not been announced yet. Add GIS to your watchlist to be reminded before GIS's ex-dividend date.

Is General Mills's dividend showing long-term growth?

Yes, GIS's' dividend has been growing over the last 10 years.
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