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Dividends and Stock Splits

General Mills and its predecessor firm have paid dividends without interruption for 118 years.

Information on this page is adjusted for stock splits, including our two-for-one split effective June 8, 2010.

Dividends

Declared Record Payable Amount
06/28/17 07/10/17 08/01/17 $0.490
03/14/17 04/10/17 05/01/17 $0.480
12/13/16 01/10/17 02/01/17 $0.480
09/27/16 10/10/16 11/01/16 $0.480
06/29/16 07/11/16 08/01/16 $0.480
03/08/16 04/11/16 05/02/16 $0.460
12/15/15 01/11/16 02/01/16 $0.440
09/29/15 10/12/15 11/02/15 $0.440
06/30/15 07/10/15 08/03/15 $0.440
03/10/15 04/10/15 05/01/15 $0.440
12/16/14 01/12/15 02/02/15 $0.410
09/23/14 10/10/14 11/03/14 $0.410
06/24/14 07/10/14 08/01/14 $0.410
03/11/14 04/10/14 05/01/14 $0.410
12/10/13 01/10/14 02/03/14 $0.380
09/24/13 10/10/13 11/01/13 $0.380
03/12/13 07/10/13 08/01/13 $0.380
N/A 04/10/13 05/01/13 $0.330
12/11/12 01/10/13 02/01/13 $0.330
09/24/12 10/10/12 11/01/12 $0.330
06/26/12 07/10/12 08/01/12 $0.330
03/13/12 04/10/12 05/01/12 $0.305
12/13/11 01/10/12 02/01/12 $0.305
09/26/11 10/10/11 11/01/11 $0.305
06/28/11 07/11/11 08/01/11 $0.305
03/15/11 04/11/11 05/02/11 $0.280
12/13/10 01/10/11 02/01/11 $0.280
09/27/10 10/11/10 11/01/10 $0.280
06/28/10 07/12/10 08/02/10 $0.280
03/15/10 04/12/10 05/03/10 $0.245
12/14/09 01/11/10 02/01/10 $0.245
09/21/09 10/12/09 11/02/09 $0.235
06/29/09 07/10/09 08/03/09 $0.235
03/09/09 04/09/09 05/01/09 $0.215
12/08/08 01/12/09 02/02/09 $0.215
09/22/08 10/10/08 11/03/08 $0.215
06/23/08 07/10/08 08/01/08 $0.215
03/10/08 04/10/08 05/01/08 $0.200
12/10/07 01/10/08 02/01/08 $0.195
09/24/07 10/10/07 11/01/07 $0.195
06/25/07 07/10/07 08/01/07 $0.195
03/12/07 04/10/07 05/01/07 $0.185
12/11/06 01/10/07 02/01/07 $0.185
09/25/06 10/10/06 11/01/06 $0.175
06/26/06 07/10/06 08/01/06 $0.175
03/13/06 04/10/06 05/01/06 $0.170
12/12/05 01/10/06 02/01/06 $0.170
09/26/05 10/10/05 11/01/05 $0.165
06/27/05 07/11/05 08/01/05 $0.165
02/28/05 04/11/05 05/02/05 $0.155
12/13/04 01/10/05 02/01/05 $0.155
09/27/04 10/11/04 11/01/04 $0.155
06/30/04 07/12/04 08/02/04 $0.155
02/23/04 04/12/04 05/03/04 $0.138
12/15/03 01/12/04 02/02/04 $0.138
09/22/03 10/10/03 11/01/03 $0.138
06/23/03 07/10/03 08/01/03 $0.138
02/24/03 04/10/03 05/01/03 $0.138
12/16/02 01/10/03 02/03/03 $0.138
09/23/02 10/10/02 11/01/02 $0.138
06/24/02 07/10/02 08/01/02 $0.138
02/25/02 04/10/02 05/01/02 $0.138
12/17/01 01/10/02 02/01/02 $0.138
09/24/01 10/10/01 11/01/01 $0.138
06/25/01 07/10/01 08/01/01 $0.138
02/26/01 04/10/01 05/01/01 $0.138
12/18/00 01/10/01 02/01/01 $0.138
09/25/00 10/10/00 11/01/00 $0.138
06/26/00 07/10/00 08/01/00 $0.138
02/21/00 04/10/00 05/01/00 $0.138
12/13/99 01/10/00 02/01/00 $0.138
09/27/99 10/08/99 11/08/99 $0.138
06/28/99 07/09/99 08/02/99 $0.138
02/22/99 04/09/99 05/01/99 $0.138
12/14/98 01/08/99 02/01/99 $0.138
09/28/98 10/09/98 11/02/98 $0.133
06/23/98 07/10/98 08/01/98 $0.133
02/23/98 04/10/98 05/01/98 $0.133
12/08/97 01/09/98 02/02/98 $0.133
08/22/97 10/10/97 11/01/97 $0.133
06/23/97 07/10/97 08/01/97 $0.133
02/24/97 04/10/97 05/01/97 $0.133
12/09/96 01/10/97 02/01/97 $0.125
09/30/96 10/10/96 11/01/96 $0.125
06/24/96 07/10/96 08/01/96 $0.125
02/26/96 04/10/96 05/01/96 $0.125
12/11/95 01/10/96 02/01/96 $0.118
09/18/95 10/10/95 11/01/95 $0.118
06/26/95 07/10/95 08/01/95 $0.118
02/27/95 04/10/95 05/01/95 $0.118
12/12/94 01/10/95 02/01/95 $0.118
09/19/94 10/10/94 11/01/94 $0.118

 

Stock Splits/Spinoffs

Date Type of Action
June 8, 2010 2 for 1 split
Nov. 8, 1999 2 for 1 split
May 28, 1995 Spinoff
1 share Darden Restaurants, Inc. for 1 share of General Mills
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Nov. 7, 1990 2 for 1 split
Nov. 7, 1986 2 for 1 split
Nov. 7, 1985 Spinoff
0.3 shares of Kenner Parker Toys Inc. and 0.2 shares of Crystal Brands Inc. for 1 share of General Mills 
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Oct. 10, 1975 2 for 1 split
Aug. 31, 1967 2 for 1 split
Aug. 28, 1959 3 for 1 split
Aug. 21, 1945 3 for 1 split

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