General Mills Inc. (GIS) Dividend History

General Mills, Inc. is one of the leading producers of packaged consumer foods and markets its products primarily through its own sales organizations, supported by advertising and other promotional activities. Such products are primarily distributed directly to retail food chains, cooperatives, membership stores and wholesalers.

Last update 01/23/2019


Dividend Yield Summary

  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Dividends 1.61 1.73 1.86 1.94 0.49 -
Average Price 52.74 56.47 63.40 56.38 46.30 41.03
Yield 3.05% 3.06% 2.93% 3.44% 1.06% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2019 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2019-01-09
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 3.64
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.96
Dividend Cover 1.86 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 4.51%
52-Week Trailing Yield -
6-Year Average Yield 2.41%
6-Year Dividend Change 21.74%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 3.62%
Number of Dividend Payments (1983-07-01 - 2018-01-09) 142

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2018-01-09 $0.49
2017-10-06 $0.49
2017-07-06 $0.49
2017-04-06 $0.48
2017-01-06 $0.48
2016-10-05 $0.48
2016-07-07 $0.48
2016-04-07 $0.46
2016-01-07 $0.44
2015-10-07 $0.44
2015-07-08 $0.44
2015-04-08 $0.44
2015-01-08 $0.41
2014-10-08 $0.41
2014-07-08 $0.41
2014-04-08 $0.41
2014-01-08 $0.38
2013-10-08 $0.38
2013-07-08 $0.38
2013-04-08 $0.33
2013-01-08 $0.33
2012-10-05 $0.33
2012-07-06 $0.33
2012-04-05 $0.31
2012-01-06 $0.31
2011-10-05 $0.31
2011-07-07 $0.31
2011-04-07 $0.28
2011-01-06 $0.28
2010-10-06 $0.28
2010-08-02 $0.28
2010-07-08 $0.28
2010-05-03 $0.49
2010-04-08 $0.25
2010-02-01 $0.49
2010-01-07 $0.25
2009-11-02 $0.47
2009-10-07 $0.24
2009-07-08 $0.24
2009-04-07 $0.22
2009-01-08 $0.22
2008-11-03 $0.43
2008-10-08 $0.22
2008-08-01 $0.43
2008-07-08 $0.22
2008-04-08 $0.40
2008-01-08 $0.39
2007-10-05 $0.39
2007-07-06 $0.39
2007-04-05 $0.37
2007-01-08 $0.37
2006-10-05 $0.35
2006-07-06 $0.35
2006-04-06 $0.34
2006-01-06 $0.34
2005-10-05 $0.33
2005-01-06 $0.31
2004-10-06 $0.31
2004-07-08 $0.31
2004-04-07 $0.28
2004-01-08 $0.28
2003-10-08 $0.28
2003-07-08 $0.28
2003-04-08 $0.28
2003-01-08 $0.28
2002-10-08 $0.28
2002-07-08 $0.28
2002-04-08 $0.28
2002-01-08 $0.28
2001-10-05 $0.28
2001-07-06 $0.28
2001-04-06 $0.28
2001-01-08 $0.28
2000-10-05 $0.28
2000-07-06 $0.28
2000-04-06 $0.28
2000-01-06 $0.28
1999-10-06 $0.28
1999-07-07 $0.28
1999-04-07 $0.28
1999-01-06 $0.28
1998-10-07 $0.26
1998-07-08 $0.26
1998-04-07 $0.26
1998-01-07 $0.26
1997-10-08 $0.26
1997-07-08 $0.26
1997-04-08 $0.26
1997-01-08 $0.25
1996-10-08 $0.25
1996-07-08 $0.25
1996-04-08 $0.25
1996-01-08 $0.23
1995-10-05 $0.23
1995-07-06 $0.23
1995-04-04 $0.23
1995-01-04 $0.23
1994-10-03 $0.23
1994-07-01 $0.23
1994-04-04 $0.23
1994-01-04 $0.23
1993-10-04 $0.23
1993-07-02 $0.23
1993-04-02 $0.21
1993-01-04 $0.21
1992-10-05 $0.21
1992-07-06 $0.21
1992-04-06 $0.19
1992-01-06 $0.19
1991-10-04 $0.19
1991-07-03 $0.19
1991-04-04 $0.16
1991-01-04 $0.08
1990-10-03 $0.08
1990-07-03 $0.08
1990-04-04 $0.07
1990-01-04 $0.07
1989-10-03 $0.07
1989-07-03 $0.07
1989-04-04 $0.06
1989-01-04 $0.06
1988-10-03 $0.06
1988-07-01 $0.06
1988-04-04 $0.05
1988-01-04 $0.05
1987-07-06 $0.05
1987-04-06 $0.04
1987-01-05 $0.04
1986-10-06 $0.04
1986-07-03 $0.04
1986-04-04 $0.04
1986-01-06 $0.04
1985-10-04 $0.04
1985-07-03 $0.04
1985-04-03 $0.04
1985-01-04 $0.04
1984-10-03 $0.04
1984-07-03 $0.04
1984-04-04 $0.03
1984-01-04 $0.03
1983-10-03 $0.03
1983-07-01 $0.03
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