THE WEEK IN STOCKS

Chart shows the six stocks with share prices of at least $1 that had the greatest percentage change in price last week, up or down. United Natural Foods +4.30% Arden Group +3.90% Spartan Stores +3.66% Loblaw Cos. -4.25% Village -3.29% Nash Finch -0.77% most active by Volume Wal-Mart56,360,160 Kroger18,405,876 Target15,484,406 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING Whole Foods7.32% Winn-Dixie5.93% Ingles5.16%

Chart shows the six stocks with share prices of at least $1 that had the greatest percentage change in price last week, up or down.

United Natural Foods +4.30%
Arden Group +3.90%
Spartan Stores +3.66%
Loblaw Cos. -4.25%
Village -3.29%
Nash Finch -0.77%

most active

by Volume

Wal-Mart
56,360,160

Kroger
18,405,876

Target
15,484,406

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

Whole Foods
7.32%

Winn-Dixie
5.93%

Ingles
5.16%

market summary

gainers 20
losers 7
unchanged 0

Market Quotes

RETAILERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
37.02 20.67 N A&P 15855 29.07 27.88 28.80 0.85 3.04
11.02 7.58 N Ahold (ADR) 8651 10.54 10.28 10.44 0.03 0.29
141.03 84.01 O Arden Group 47 125.56 117.00 120.00 4.50 3.90
33.07 25.18 N BJ's Wholesale Club 47849 32.21 31.27 31.43 0.06 0.19
57.94 46.00 O Costco Cos. 126370 57.90 55.64 57.90 1.28 2.26
High 61.98 N Delhaize (ADR) 755 86.60 84.40 86.26 1.66 1.96
High 15.10 O Ingles 6304 42.42 40.40 41.76 -0.16 -0.38
High 19.17 N Kroger 184059 26.25 25.60 26.20 0.25 0.96
58.69 44.92 C Loblaw Cos. 39922 48.69 46.63 46.87 -2.08 -4.25
39.95 28.59 C Metro-Richelieu 8100 38.84 37.60 38.16 -0.04 -0.10
18.50 10.64 O North West Co. 2097 16.98 16.45 16.55 0.12 0.73
11.63 7.60 O Pathmark 13579 11.57 11.17 11.38 0.07 0.62
28.91 21.93 N Ruddick 10203 28.00 27.33 27.88 0.44 1.60
High 22.44 N Safeway 135802 37.00 35.52 36.37 0.32 0.89
High 13.40 N Smart & Final 4279 19.75 19.16 19.34 0.08 0.42
High 36.60 C Sobeys 3641 43.17 41.25 43.00 1.28 3.07
39.02 26.14 N Supervalu 97735 38.40 37.31 37.93 -0.26 -0.68
63.20 44.70 N Target 154844 62.99 61.13 62.67 0.41 0.66
87.39 50.25 O Village 62 86.84 83.90 83.90 -2.85 -3.29
52.15 42.31 N Wal-Mart 563602 48.54 47.67 48.36 0.05 0.10
46.25 37.75 N Weis Markets 1641 43.86 43.11 43.57 -0.03 -0.07
74.00 42.13 O Whole Foods 104668 46.18 44.64 46.02 0.65 1.43
20.60 13.88 O Wild Oats 13530 15.71 15.03 15.36 0.09 0.59
High 10.92 O Winn-Dixie 32015 18.00 17.07 17.36 0.01 0.06
WHOLESALERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
31.92 18.41 O Nash Finch 4482 30.55 29.67 29.81 -0.23 -0.77
27.07 11.66 O Spartan Stores 8013 26.74 25.21 26.65 0.94 3.66
38.40 28.70 O United Natural Foods 21395 35.00 33.09 34.69 1.43 4.30

Exchange (EX) Symbols:

N — New York Stock Exchange

O — Over the Counter

A — American

C — Canadian

The SN Composite Index

The chart (left) shows the most recent eight weeks of movement of the SN Composite Index-compared with the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The SN Index is a statistical indicator of the industry performance based on share price and number of shares outstanding of the listed stocks.

INDICES Last Week This Week Pct. Change
Dow Jones 12637.63 12765.01 1.01
S&P 500 1448.31 1456.81 0.59
SN Composite 2014.27 2021.41 0.35
Retailers 1824.91 1831.05 0.34
Wholesalers 658.92 680.60 3.29