The Week in Stocks

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 14 decliners 10 unchanged 0 Kroger 5.37% Spartan Stores 5.17% Costco Cos. 3.34% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Kroger 59,526,416 Wal-Mart 52,660,372 Target 36,828,808 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING Supervalu 12.33% Kroger 9.60% United Natural Foods 6.24% Supervalu -3.94% Village -3.36% The

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011

MARKET SUMMARY

gainers 14
decliners 10
unchanged 0
Kroger 5.37%
Spartan Stores 5.17%
Costco Cos. 3.34%

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME

Kroger 59,526,416
Wal-Mart 52,660,372
Target 36,828,808

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

Supervalu 12.33%
Kroger 9.60%
United Natural Foods 6.24%
Supervalu -3.94%
Village -3.36%
The Fresh Market -3.26%

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 12066.80 12213.09 1.21
S&P 500 1308.44 1320.50 0.92
SN Composite 1781.16 1800.26 1.07
Retailers 1610.44 1627.44 1.06
Wholesalers 770.44 794.16 3.08