The Week in Stocks

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2009 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 17 losers 7 unchanged 0 A&P +11.83% Whole Foods +9.60% Weis Markets +7.88% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 90,185,285 Target 50,615,660 Kroger 29,733,128 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING Whole Foods 11.43% Nash Finch 7.51% Supervalu 6.77% Nash Finch -5.30% Ahold -4.93% Arden Group -3.75%

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2009

MARKET SUMMARY
gainers 17
losers 7
unchanged 0
A&P +11.83%
Whole Foods +9.60%
Weis Markets +7.88%
MOST ACTIVE
BY VOLUME
Wal-Mart 90,185,285
Target 50,615,660
Kroger 29,733,128
AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING
Whole Foods 11.43%
Nash Finch 7.51%
Supervalu 6.77%
Nash Finch -5.30%
Ahold -4.93%
Arden Group -3.75%

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 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 7486.58 7749.81 3.52
S&P 500 794.35 813.88 2.46
SN Composite 1632.68 1669.48 2.25
Retailers 1481.81 1515.25 2.26
Wholesalers 384.29 390.50 1.62