Whole Foods Market (WFM) - FREE Research Report

Mackey John P who is Co-Chief Executive Officer at Whole Foods Market sold 40,000 shares at $53.19 on Feb. 27, 2014. Following this transaction, the Co-Chief Executive Officer owned 788,516 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.83% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.58, up $0.39, or 0.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Whole Foods Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,813
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,813
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 123,493

The average volume for Whole Foods Market has been 4.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Whole Foods Market has a market cap of $19.8 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 7.57% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Whole Foods Market, Inc. operates as a retailer of natural and organic foods. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.9%. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.5. Currently there are 15 analysts that rate Whole Foods Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Whole Foods Market as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Whole Foods Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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