MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — General Mills Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $529.5 million.

The Minneapolis-based company said it had profit of 87 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 82 cents per share.

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The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 82 cents per share.

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The maker of Cheerios cereal, Yoplait yogurt and other packaged foods posted revenue of $4.42 billion in the period, missing Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $4.57 billion.

General Mills shares have risen 11 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has risen roughly 1 percent. The stock has risen 16 percent in the last 12 months.

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