Large Inflow of Money Detected in General Mills

General Mills (GIS) : The money flow analysis of General Mills (GIS) indicates a $20.14 million of outflow was on downticks, whereas, the investors on Monday gobbled up stocks worth $35.49 million on upticks. The ratio between the upticks and downticks was clearly in favor of the bulls at 1.76 and so was the total money flow at $15.35 million. A solid up-down ratio of 4.25 in block trades indicates that the investors are accumulating the stock on weakness. The bulls lapped up $14.5 million worth of block trades on upticks. Only $3.41 million worth of the stock exchanged hands on downticks. The money flow was $11.09 million in block trades, underlining the interest of the bulls in the stock even when the stock was declining.However, the price action shows that the bears had an upper hand in the stock of General Mills (GIS), pushing it down by -0.18% for the day. The stock slid $0.13 and traded at $71.04 during the day. Nonetheless, the stock is 0.69% over the previous weeks close.


Shares of General Mills, Inc. appreciated by 0.58% during the last five trading days but lost 1.36% on a 4-week basis. General Mills, Inc. is up 10.75% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 25.9%.

General Mills (NYSE:GIS): The stock opened at $71.03 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $71.17 for the day. The stock traded down to $70.78 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $71.04 with a loss of -0.18% for the day. The stock had closed at $71.17 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,096,208 shares.

In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Harmening Jeffrey L, officer (President, COO) of General Mills Inc, had unloaded 33,150 shares at an average price of $71.05 in a transaction dated on August 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $2,355,308.

General Mills, Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. The Company is also a supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the North American foodservice and commercial baking industries. The Company is organized into three operating segments: U.S. Retail, International, and Convenience Stores and Foodservice. The Company offers a range of food products with a focus on five categories: ready-to-eat cereal; convenient meals, including meal kits, ethnic meals, pizza, soup, side dish mixes, frozen breakfast and frozen entrees; snacks, including grain, fruit and savory snacks, nutrition bars and frozen hot snacks; yogurt, and super-premium ice cream. The Companys other product categories include baking mixes and ingredients; refrigerated and frozen dough, and frozen and shelf-stable vegetables. The Company has 50% interests in two joint ventures that manufacture and market food products.

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