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Profitability Analysis

Difficulty: Beginner


Ratios (Summary)

General Mills Inc., profitability ratios

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May 27, 2018 May 28, 2017 May 29, 2016 May 31, 2015 May 25, 2014 May 26, 2013
Return on Sales
Gross profit margin hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Operating profit margin hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Net profit margin hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Return on Investment
Return on equity (ROE) hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Return on assets (ROA) hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%

Source: Based on data from General Mills Inc. Annual Reports

Ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. General Mills Inc.'s gross profit margin improved from 2016 to 2017 but then deteriorated significantly from 2017 to 2018.
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. General Mills Inc.'s operating profit margin improved from 2016 to 2017 but then deteriorated significantly from 2017 to 2018.
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. General Mills Inc.'s net profit margin improved from 2016 to 2017 and from 2017 to 2018.
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders' equity. General Mills Inc.'s ROE improved from 2016 to 2017 but then slightly deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 not reaching 2016 level.
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. General Mills Inc.'s ROA deteriorated from 2016 to 2017 and from 2017 to 2018.

Gross Profit Margin

General Mills Inc., gross profit margin calculation

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May 27, 2018 May 28, 2017 May 29, 2016 May 31, 2015 May 25, 2014 May 26, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in thousands)
Gross margin hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Net sales hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
Gross profit margin1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Benchmarks
Gross Profit Margin, Competitors
Kraft Heinz Co. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Mondelēz International Inc. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%

Source: Based on data from General Mills Inc. Annual Reports

2018 Calculations

1 Gross profit margin = 100 × Gross margin ÷ Net sales
= 100 × hidden ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. General Mills Inc.'s gross profit margin improved from 2016 to 2017 but then deteriorated significantly from 2017 to 2018.

Operating Profit Margin

General Mills Inc., operating profit margin calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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May 27, 2018 May 28, 2017 May 29, 2016 May 31, 2015 May 25, 2014 May 26, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in thousands)
Operating profit hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Net sales hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
Operating profit margin1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Benchmarks
Operating Profit Margin, Competitors
Kraft Heinz Co. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Mondelēz International Inc. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Operating Profit Margin, Sector
Food Producers hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Operating Profit Margin, Industry
Consumer Goods hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%

Source: Based on data from General Mills Inc. Annual Reports

2018 Calculations

1 Operating profit margin = 100 × Operating profit ÷ Net sales
= 100 × hidden ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. General Mills Inc.'s operating profit margin improved from 2016 to 2017 but then deteriorated significantly from 2017 to 2018.

Net Profit Margin

General Mills Inc., net profit margin calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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May 27, 2018 May 28, 2017 May 29, 2016 May 31, 2015 May 25, 2014 May 26, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in thousands)
Net earnings attributable to General Mills hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Net sales hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
Net profit margin1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Benchmarks
Net Profit Margin, Competitors
Kraft Heinz Co. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Mondelēz International Inc. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Net Profit Margin, Sector
Food Producers hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Net Profit Margin, Industry
Consumer Goods hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%

Source: Based on data from General Mills Inc. Annual Reports

2018 Calculations

1 Net profit margin = 100 × Net earnings attributable to General Mills ÷ Net sales
= 100 × hidden ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. General Mills Inc.'s net profit margin improved from 2016 to 2017 and from 2017 to 2018.

Return on Equity (ROE)

General Mills Inc., ROE calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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May 27, 2018 May 28, 2017 May 29, 2016 May 31, 2015 May 25, 2014 May 26, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in thousands)
Net earnings attributable to General Mills hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Stockholders' equity hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
ROE1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Benchmarks
ROE, Competitors
Kraft Heinz Co. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Mondelēz International Inc. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
ROE, Sector
Food Producers hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
ROE, Industry
Consumer Goods hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%

Source: Based on data from General Mills Inc. Annual Reports

2018 Calculations

1 ROE = 100 × Net earnings attributable to General Mills ÷ Stockholders' equity
= 100 × hidden ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders' equity. General Mills Inc.'s ROE improved from 2016 to 2017 but then slightly deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 not reaching 2016 level.

Return on Assets (ROA)

General Mills Inc., ROA calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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May 27, 2018 May 28, 2017 May 29, 2016 May 31, 2015 May 25, 2014 May 26, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in thousands)
Net earnings attributable to General Mills hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Total assets hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
ROA1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Benchmarks
ROA, Competitors
Kraft Heinz Co. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Mondelēz International Inc. hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
ROA, Sector
Food Producers hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
ROA, Industry
Consumer Goods hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%

Source: Based on data from General Mills Inc. Annual Reports

2018 Calculations

1 ROA = 100 × Net earnings attributable to General Mills ÷ Total assets
= 100 × hidden ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. General Mills Inc.'s ROA deteriorated from 2016 to 2017 and from 2017 to 2018.