NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Whole Foods Market (Nasdaq: WFM) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $82.54, above its previous 52-week high of $82.44 with 286,306 shares traded as of 10:05 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.7 million shares over the past 30 days. Whole Foods Market has a market cap of $13.93 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 18.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Whole Foods Market, Inc. engages in the ownership and operation of natural and organic food supermarkets. The company offers produce, seafood, grocery, meat and poultry, bakery, prepared foods and catering, coffee and tea, nutritional supplements, and vitamins. The company has a P/E ratio of 39, below the average retail industry P/E ratio of 40.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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