NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for General Mills (NYSE: GIS) is Monday, July 8, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 38 cents per share. At a price of $49.11 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for General Mills has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. General Mills has a market cap of $31.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 21.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods worldwide. The company also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries.
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