This Week in Stocks

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 9, 2009 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 22 losers 2 unchanged 0 MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 44,597,698 Target 26,278,993 Costco Cos. 20,708,456 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING Costco Cos. 4.76% Whole Foods 4.50% Target 3.50% Costco Cos. +12.66 A&P +8.88 Supervalu +8.20 United Natural Foods -4.78% Metro -0.28% Continuously

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 9, 2009

MARKET SUMMARY

gainers 22
losers 2
unchanged 0

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME

Wal-Mart 44,597,698
Target 26,278,993
Costco Cos. 20,708,456

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

Costco Cos. 4.76%
Whole Foods 4.50%
Target 3.50%
Costco Cos. +12.66
A&P +8.88
Supervalu +8.20
United Natural Foods -4.78%
Metro -0.28%

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

The SN Composite Index

The chart shows the most recent four 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 9344.61 9547.22 2.17
S&P 500 1003.24 1033.37 3.00
SN Composite 1749.00 1743.85 -0.29
Retailers 1585.83 1581.45 -0.28
Wholesalers 500.28 482.32 -3.59