General Mills Inc


  • What Stocks Are the Analysts Buzzing About? Sunday, 4 Nov 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    Find out what Wall Street analysts were saying about Allstate, Western Union, and dividend payers like General Mills and McDonald’s in this week’s CNBC.com StockBlog Roundup.

  • Correction: Nike-Endorsements story Saturday, 20 Oct 2012 | 12:18 AM ET

    In a story about athletes and corporate endorsements, The Associated Press erroneously described an endorsement by Gabrielle Douglas, the Olympic gymnast. Nike forgave Tiger Woods after he apologized for cheating on his wife.

  • Oct 11- General Mills, Mondelez, Hershey, ConAgra Foods. ,Pinnacle Foods, TreeHouse and Ralcorp. *Moody's: US Food Packagers' Operating Profits Likely to Rise in 2013.

  • Chef Barber's quest for flavor may prickle purists Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 2:08 PM ET

    PARIS-- He fires up the succulent pork over gnarled, carbonated pig bones, grows sweet greens in a soil mixed with pumice left over by the hazelnut oil industry and he's creating a new kind of wheat, named after himself _ Barber. But Dan Barber, the prize-winning American chef, insists he's not an ecologist who likes to cook.

  • YOUR MONEY - Is your boss watching your cholesterol? Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 9:30 AM ET

    Workers at Wal-Mart Stores Inc pay a surcharge of $10 per pay period if they smoke, for example. "Companies are struggling to get people more engaged in their health, and financial incentives are an increasingly important piece of that puzzle," says Tom Billet, senior consultant for human resource consulting firm Towers Watson.

  • GM Sales Slip in September     Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 10:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Kurt McNeil, General Motors VP of U.S. Sales, about GM's sales numbers and the outlook for the auto industry.

  • General Mills CEO on 2013 Growth Plan     Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 9:45 AM ET

    Kendall Powell, General Mills chairman & CEO, discusses his company's outlook for next year and the impact of rising commodity prices on the economy and consumers.

  • General Mills raised its dividend by 8 percent, reported positive earnings, but gave disappointing guidance, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Ken Powell, General Mills chairman & CEO, offers insight on where he thinks his company is headed.

  • Wild Times Ahead for Crude?     Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 12:41 PM ET

    Oil supply shortages are raising concerns for investors and some are betting on $200 per barrel, says CNBC's Kate Kelly; and rising copper prices could be an opportunity to buy more shares of Freeport-McMoRan, says Richard Garchitorena, Credit Suisse.

  • General Mills Q2 Profit Slides     Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 2:28 PM ET

    General Mills is feeling financial pressure from higher input costs and shares are down after the company reported an earnings miss. Discussing the strategies GIS will take moving forward, with Chris O'Leary, General Mills executive vice president/COO.

  • Another Paid to Wait: GIS     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer offers investors a dividend stock that's as recession resistant as it gets, General Mills. This is a company, he says, that pays you to wait for things to get better.

  • General Mills CEO on Rising Commodities     Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 1:27 PM ET

    Shares of General Mills are trading higher Wednesday despite its Q1 profit falling 14% on rising commodity costs, with Ken Powell, General Mills chairman & CEO.

  • Stocks Close Mixed; Dow Still Below 12,000 Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 4:22 PM ET

    Stocks ended narrowly mixed in a choppy session Monday, after another downgrade of Greece's credit rating offset gains from a flurry of M&A activity and as investors continued to worry over a slowing global recovery ahead of a handful of key economic news throughout the week.

  • Large Cap Stock Picks     Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 9:35 AM ET

    The picks for your portfolio, with William Muggia, Touchstone Growth Opportunities Fund.

  • Stocks End Slightly Up After Wavering Wednesday, 13 Apr 2011 | 4:56 PM ET

    Stocks ended flat to slightly higher after fluctuating throughout the session after President Barack Obama delivered his plan for reducing the budget deficit by $4 trillion over 12 years, and as the Federal Reserve confirmed economic growth remains moderate across-the-country. Caterpillar rose, while BofA fell.

  • Stocks Pare Modest Gains Before Close Wednesday, 13 Apr 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    Stocks pared modest losses just before the close after rising slightly after President Barack Obama delivered his plan for reducing the budget deficit by $4 trillion over 12 years, and as the Federal Reserve confirmed economic growth remains moderate across-the-country. Kraft gained, while Boeing fell.

  • Stocks Turn Mixed; Techs Gain, Banks Fall Wednesday, 13 Apr 2011 | 12:06 PM ET

    Stocks turned mixed as financials led the market lower despite JPMorgan's solid earnings results. IBM and Kraft rose, while Boeing fell.

  • Silgan to Buy Graham Packaging in $1.28 Billon Deal Wednesday, 13 Apr 2011 | 10:14 AM ET

    Consumer packaging maker Silgan Holdings said Wednesday it will acquire Graham Packaging in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $1.28 billion.

  • Word On the Street     Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The day's top business stories, including the resignation of Portuguese Prime Minister Socrates, a drop in the Euro, gold hits a new record and silver hits a 31-year high. Commodity stocks lead the market comeback and Bank of America is denied a request to pay a dividend again, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders.

  • Consumer Staples: Pricing Power     Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | 9:12 AM ET

    A look at the commodity costs that are impacting General Mills and insight on the companies that have the most pricing power, with Jonathan Feeney, Janney Capital Markets and CNBC's Brian Shactman.