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General Mills (gis) Stock Research

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Company Description: General Mills, Inc. produces a complete line of non-perishable and frozen food stuffs They also provide a full range of partially cooked and finished bake goods.. Products are distributed to retail, supermarket, and wholesale bakeries. General Mills sells flour to bakery, foodservice, and manufacturing customers. It markets frozen dough products, branded baking mixes, cereals, snacks, dinner and side dish products, refrigerated and soft-serve frozen yogurt, and custom food items to quick serve chains and other restaurants, business and school cafeterias, convenience stores, and vending companies. Bisquick, Gold Metal, Pillsbury, Betty Crocker, Green Giant, and Hagen-Dos are only a few of their vast array of products. Update

Market Research Update

Staples Industry Research & Analysis: The consumer staple industry includes companies whose sales come from necessary consumer staple purchases such as rent, mortgage and food. Staples Trading Strategy: The consumer staple industry tends to be less sensitive to economic cycles. Look for undervalued staple investments at any time in the business cycle when stock prices are low, and especially during the late stages of a bull markets when investors become more defensive. The global economy is currently in a recession, therefore, investors are rotating money out of consumer staples and into faster growth industries. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: . The market is quickly expanding. This lowers the threat of direct competition and increases General Mills's profits.

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Strategy Analysis Update

General Mills possesses significant barriers to entry that slows competitive threats and increases profits. A culture that experiments produces better long term value. General Mills's experimentations yield new products and services that outpace competitive threats.

Strategy: General Mills targets customers who have very specific needs and with solutions that are difficult to replicate. (read more). Competitive Advantages:

Financial Analysis Update

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