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  • Previous Rank182
  • Revenues ($M)$15,740.4
  • Revenue Percent Change0.8%
  • Profits ($M)$2,131.0
  • Profits Percent Change28.6%
  • Assets ($M)$30,624.0
  • Employees40,000

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

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Company Info

Jeffrey L. Harmening
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Food Consumer Products
HQ Location
Minneapolis, Minn.
Years on Fortune 500 List65
Figures are for fiscal year ended May 31, 2018.

General Mills Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$15,740.40.8%
Profits ($M)$2,131.028.6%
Assets ($M)$30,624.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($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%