Whole Foods reported a 3.9% comparable-store sales increase, while analysts expected a 4.8% increase. The company reported earnings of 41 cents a share on revenue of $3.4 billion, which edged the consensus estimate of earnings of 39 cents a share on revenue of $3.39 billion.
The stock was down more than 6% at 4:11 p.m.
Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates WHOLE FOODS MARKET INC as a "buy" with a ratings score of B-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:
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