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General Mills


The food company’s diverse portfolio includes Cheerios, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Haagen-Dazs, Green Giant, Muir Glen, and Yoplait.

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Jeffrey L. Harmening

CEO Title

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer


Food, Beverages & Tobacco


Food Consumer Products

HQ Location

Minneapolis, Minn.

Years on Fortune 500 List




Figures are for fiscal year ended May 31, 2018.
Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$15,740.40.8%
Profits ($M)$2,131.028.6%
Assets ($M)$30,624
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,141.1
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues13.5%
Profits as % of Assets7.0%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity34.7%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)3.64
EPS % Change (from 2017)31.4%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)5.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)7.0%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2018)-31.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-1.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)5.9%
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