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. Arden Group +13.49 % Nash Finch +12.73 % Ingles +11.00 % Winn-Dixie -12.44% Target -10.89 % BJ's Wholesale Club -10.79% most active by Volume Wal-Mart150,526,540 Target53,590,492 Kroger47,724,139 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club15.20% Whole Foods14.70%

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.

Arden Group +13.49 %
Nash Finch +12.73 %
Ingles +11.00 %
Winn-Dixie -12.44%
Target -10.89 %
BJ's Wholesale Club -10.79%

most active

by Volume

Wal-Mart
150,526,540

Target
53,590,492

Kroger
47,724,139

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

BJ's Wholesale Club
15.20%

Whole Foods
14.70%

United Natural Foods
14.28%

market summary

gainers 5
losers 20
unchanged 0

Market Quotes

RETAILERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
35.89 21.83 N A&P 47544 33.84 29.80 30.04 -2.83 -8.61
13.86 9.15 N Ahold (ADR) 38370 12.39 11.92 11.93 -0.58 -4.64
High 104.57 O Arden Group 58 151.60 129.10 148.45 17.65 13.49
39.15 25.18 N BJ's Wholesale Club 100436 32.94 28.50 28.78 -3.48 -10.79
65.57 46.00 O Costco Cos. 273676 65.57 58.29 58.49 -6.46 -9.95
103.90 74.66 N Delhaize (ADR) 4074 95.44 87.27 88.70 2.60 3.02
42.72 21.58 O Ingles 11404 32.69 21.58 31.19 3.09 11.00
31.94 21.12 N Kroger 477241 26.15 23.95 24.84 -0.61 -2.40
55.00 44.92 C Loblaw Cos. 21168 48.73 46.81 46.99 -1.51 -3.11
41.78 30.00 C Metro-Richelieu 18987 38.35 33.92 34.69 -3.22 -8.49
21.39 12.25 O North West Co. 5248 21.00 19.50 19.97 -0.12 -0.60
13.36 8.71 O Pathmark 41721 13.15 12.02 12.42 -0.64 -4.90
High 23.56 N Ruddick 28700 37.28 30.11 30.63 -2.53 -7.63
38.31 27.41 N Safeway 260613 33.60 30.10 30.88 -1.34 -4.16
49.78 26.25 N Supervalu 119044 43.00 38.71 40.47 -0.58 -1.41
70.75 46.35 N Target 535905 65.13 57.96 58.11 -7.10 -10.89
52.00 29.49 O Village 475 46.06 42.79 43.02 -0.84 -1.92
52.15 Low N Wal-Mart 1505237 48.00 43.09 43.28 -5.14 -10.62
45.70 37.97 N Weis Markets 3335 44.56 41.25 41.67 -0.43 -1.02
66.25 36.00 O Whole Foods 204288 46.74 41.23 41.50 -3.37 -7.51
18.81 13.88 O Wild Oats 21832 15.89 14.10 15.00 -0.52 -3.35
32.40 10.92 O Winn-Dixie 24515 28.44 23.57 24.29 -3.45 -12.44
WHOLESALERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
51.87 20.37 O Nash Finch 35945 39.28 30.15 36.66 4.14 12.73
34.74 15.61 O Spartan Stores 25244 28.42 21.90 25.06 0.78 3.21
38.40 26.10 O United Natural Foods 61152 33.33 28.18 28.25 -3.39 -10.71

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 13270.68 12861.47 -3.08
S&P 500 1453.11 1406.70 -3.19
SN Composite 1979.47 1872.16 -5.42
Retailers 1793.58 1695.94 -5.44
Wholesalers 635.72 624.99 -1.69