As of July 2nd, 58.50.
Ex dividend date: 7/8/09
Excerpt from General Mills (GIS) Q4 2009 Earnings Conference Call transcript posted at Seeking Alpha:
Our businesses generated strong cash flow in 2009 and we returned much of that cash to shareholders through share repurchase and increased dividends. Annual dividends per share grew 10% in 2009, and on Monday of this week, we announced a 9% increase in the quarterly dividend rate to $0.47 per share effective with the August 3rd payment.
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