Penny Roger$ Wednesday, 03/21/12 04:04:54 AM Re: Penny Roger$ post# 1 Post # of 53 General Mills, Inc. (General Mills), is a global manufacturer and marketer of consumer foods sold through retail stores. The Company is also a supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. The Company’s businesses are organized into three operating segments: U.S. Retail, International, and Bakeries and Foodservice. Its product categories in the United States include ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, ready-to-serve soup, dry dinners, shelf stable and frozen vegetables, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, grain, fruit and savory snacks, and a variety of organic products including soup, granola bars, and cereal. In July 2011, it acquired 51% controlling interest in Yoplait S.A.S. In February 2012, General Mills acquired Food Should Taste Good, a natural snack foods company. http://www.google.com/finance?q=GIS My stuff http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/read_msg.aspx?message_id=64797507 Never, invest with money you need to survive. Diversify, patience, set tight stops. $20 or less in commission fees is almost always cheaper than a 5-40%+ drop in share value.