Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $69.25 on General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $3.11 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) stands at 25.69.
Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For General Mills, Inc. Common Stoc, the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 3.44.
The technical analysis highlights that General Mills, Inc. Common Stoc current is trading $0.26 points away or +0.37% from its 50-day moving average of $70.91. Further it is trading $7.38 or +11.57% away its 200-day moving average of $63.79.
The 52-week high of General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) was $72.95 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $47.50. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-1.78, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +49.83% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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