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. Winn-Dixie + 7.32% Loblaw Cos. + 2.97% North West Co. + 1.82% Weis Markets - 3.60% Arden Group - 3.39% Ahold (ADR) - 2.75% most active by Volume Wal-Mart45,529,088 Kroger28,661,082 Target15,326,175 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club5.29% Whole Foods4.77%

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.

Winn-Dixie + 7.32%
Loblaw Cos. + 2.97%
North West Co. + 1.82%
Weis Markets - 3.60%
Arden Group - 3.39%
Ahold (ADR) - 2.75%

most active

by Volume

Wal-Mart
45,529,088

Kroger
28,661,082

Target
15,326,175

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

BJ's Wholesale Club
5.29%

Whole Foods
4.77%

Spartan Stores
4.61%

market summary

gainers 10
losers 17
unchanged 0

Market Quotes

RETAILERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
35.20 20.67 N A&P 18158 33.69 32.71 32.34 -0.57 -1.73
12.40 7.58 N Ahold (ADR) 36017 12.33 12.03 12.03 -0.34 -2.75
144.05 89.76 O Arden Group 14 138.02 133.03 133.11 -4.67 -3.39
High 25.18 N BJ's Wholesale Club 34392 34.89 33.13 34.15 0.33 0.98
58.70 46.00 O Costco Cos. 113206 55.12 53.84 54.03 -0.42 -0.77
High 61.98 N Delhaize (ADR) 790 96.47 94.05 95.85 0.15 0.16
42.72 15.10 O Ingles 3523 41.98 39.83 40.54 -0.56 -1.36
High 19.17 N Kroger 286611 29.91 28.81 28.90 -0.45 -1.53
57.83 44.92 C Loblaw Cos. 9372 47.58 45.85 47.50 1.37 2.97
40.83 29.15 C Metro-Richelieu 5529 37.34 36.51 36.95 -0.20 -0.54
18.50 12.25 O North West Co. 5542 17.65 16.90 17.35 0.31 1.82
12.89 7.60 O Pathmark 14417 12.84 12.59 12.61 -0.11 -0.86
High 21.93 N Ruddick 9315 31.66 30.47 30.76 -0.08 -0.26
37.67 22.85 N Safeway 119474 37.42 36.21 36.44 -0.40 -1.09
22.09 13.78 N Smart & Final 2541 21.93 21.70 21.77 0.06 0.28
43.17 36.22 C Sobeys 5477 37.51 36.50 36.86 -0.30 -0.81
High 26.14 N Supervalu 86083 40.20 38.55 39.51 0.61 1.57
64.74 44.70 N Target 153262 61.67 59.29 59.68 -0.91 -1.50
High 56.41 O Village 115 103.77 96.70 99.75 0.51 0.51
52.15 42.31 N Wal-Mart 455291 48.55 47.06 47.27 -0.78 -1.62
45.70 37.75 N Weis Markets 2115 44.84 43.03 43.17 -1.61 -3.60
74.00 42.13 O Whole Foods 67033 45.76 44.01 44.13 -0.96 -2.13
20.50 13.88 O Wild Oats 8130 18.25 18.15 18.15 -0.02 -0.11
19.75 10.92 O Winn-Dixie 31097 19.42 17.74 19.21 1.31 7.32
WHOLESALERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
High 18.41 O Nash Finch 4787 36.65 35.99 36.39 0.20 0.55
27.87 12.17 O Spartan Stores 9973 27.22 25.52 25.85 -0.68 -2.56
38.40 28.10 O United Natural Foods 10697 30.30 29.54 30.04 0.16 0.54

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 12530.05 12484.62 -0.36
S&P 500 1439.37 1438.87 -0.03
SN Composite 2017.14 1991.78 -1.26
Retailers 1827.69 1804.59 -1.26
Wholesalers 649.26 647.82 -0.22