Updated from 10:55 a.m. EST

Though the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

, Nasdaq and S&P 500 were all falling Wednesday afternoon, most grocery stocks were in the green.

Safeway rose 1% to $20.11.

Supervalu was up 2.7% to $17. 67.

Costco was up 0.8% to $42.45.

Kroger rose 4.3% to $21.87.

Wal-Mart rose 2.5% to $49.46.

Whole Foods Market rose 1.9% to $9.50.

Winn Dixie Stores was rose 2.5% $8.74.

Meanwhile, Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. fell 5.1% to $5.23.

BJ's Wholesale Club fell 0.9% to $28.10.