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. Supervalu + 3.44% A&P + 1.75% Ingles +1.33% Arden Group - 9.37% Nash Finch - 5.96% Village - 4.63% most active by Volume Wal-Mart85,371,203 Target32,340,209 Safeway18,512,300 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING Whole Foods7.03% BJ's Wholesale Club6.76% Supervalu4.78%

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.

Supervalu + 3.44%
A&P + 1.75%
Ingles +1.33%
Arden Group - 9.37%
Nash Finch - 5.96%
Village - 4.63%

most active

by Volume

Wal-Mart
85,371,203

Target
32,340,209

Safeway
18,512,300

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

Whole Foods
7.03%

BJ's Wholesale Club
6.76%

Supervalu
4.78%

market summary

gainers 9
losers 15
unchanged 0

Market Quotes

RETAILERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt. Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
35.89 25.27 N A&P 19279 30.88 29.31 30.78 0.53 1.75
17.33 11.93 N Ahold 6878 16.00 15.20 15.60 -0.05 -0.32
170.00 113.00 O Arden Group 27 156.46 140.77 143.30 -14.81 -9.37
39.15 27.57 N BJ's Wholesale Club 43978 35.81 33.62 34.21 -1.39 -3.90
70.55 51.40 O Costco Cos. 173344 67.50 64.30 65.24 -1.28 -1.92
103.90 78.30 N Delhaize (ADR) 898 96.40 91.70 93.74 -2.54 -2.64
42.72 21.58 O Ingles 2311 27.60 25.60 27.50 0.36 1.33
31.94 21.12 N Kroger 147646 28.85 27.87 28.60 0.09 0.32
55.00 43.46 C Loblaw Cos. 15266 44.92 43.46 43.93 -0.77 -1.72
41.78 33.23 C Metro-Richelieu 5382 34.85 33.25 34.44 0.14 0.41
21.96 12.25 O North West Co. 1406 21.30 20.33 20.88 0.13 0.63
13.36 9.89 O Pathmark 8591 12.89 12.68 12.89 0.03 0.23
37.28 26.30 N Ruddick 7870 33.66 31.15 32.96 -0.44 -1.32
38.31 28.16 N Safeway 185123 32.07 31.00 31.40 -0.76 -2.36
49.78 32.78 N Supervalu 101132 38.87 36.76 38.18 1.27 3.44
70.75 55.74 N Target 323402 63.08 60.00 61.70 -1.72 -2.71
55.00 33.03 O Village 226 53.25 47.75 50.51 -2.45 -4.63
51.90 42.09 N Wal-Mart 853712 46.04 43.27 43.87 -2.12 -4.61
47.10 38.24 N Weis Markets 2430 42.66 40.93 41.88 -0.50 -1.18
66.25 36.00 O Whole Foods 97707 48.77 45.92 47.70 -0.75 -1.55
32.40 10.92 O Winn-Dixie 20139 18.35 17.05 18.00 0.11 0.61
WHOLESALERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt. Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
51.87 23.26 O Nash Finch 5195 39.79 35.78 36.44 -2.31 -5.96
34.74 19.25 O Spartan Stores 18611 25.21 21.65 22.62 0.12 0.53
38.40 24.10 O United Natural Foods 13410 28.39 26.50 27.73 -0.76 -2.67

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 13888.96 13675.25 -1.54
S&P 500 1540.08 1515.88 -1.57
SN Composite 1970.24 1917.31 -2.69
Retailers 1785.45 1737.62 -2.68
Wholesalers 619.49 595.38 -3.89