3. As of noon trading, General Mills ( GIS) is down $0.56 (-1.1%) to $48.91 on average volume. Thus far, 1.7 million shares of General Mills exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $48.83-$49.42 after having opened the day at $49.42 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $49.47. General Mills, Inc. produces and markets branded consumer foods in the United States and internationally. It also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. General Mills has a market cap of $30.8 billion and is part of the food & beverage industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 0.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate General Mills a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates General Mills as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full General Mills Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.