The Week in Stocks

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 3, 2008 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 20 losers 4 unchanged 0 Nash Finch +8.72% Ruddick +7.41% Delhaize (ADR) +6.86% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 24,987,874 Target 12,944,198 Kroger 8,748,592 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club 3.97% A&P 2.33% Supervalu 2.04% Empire -17.09% A&P -15.20% Metro -4.76% Continuously

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 3, 2008

MARKET SUMMARY
gainers 20
losers 4
unchanged 0
Nash Finch +8.72%
Ruddick +7.41%
Delhaize (ADR) +6.86%

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME
Wal-Mart 24,987,874
Target 12,944,198
Kroger 8,748,592
AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING
BJ's Wholesale Club 3.97%
A&P 2.33%
Supervalu 2.04%
Empire -17.09%
A&P -15.20%
Metro -4.76%

Continuously updated stock quotes of 19 retailers and wholesalers at supermarketnews.com/profiles/stocks/sn_composite/ [3]

The SN Composite Index

The chart 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.

DATA SOURCE: DATA NETWORK, HUNTINGTON, N.Y.

INDICES Last Week This Week Pct. Change
Dow Jones 11715.18 11532.88 -1.56
S&P 500 1300.68 1274.98 -1.98
SN Composite 2040.75 2045.78 0.25
Retailers 1851.58 1855.99 0.24
Wholesalers 513.84 524.22 2.02