The Week in Stocks

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, NOV. 13, 2008 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 13 losers 11 unchanged 0 North West Co. +10.69% Winn-Dixie +8.28% Delhaize (ADR) +7.50% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 986,831,22 Target 36,608,978 Kroger 26,956,194 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club 13.04% Spartan Stores 5.96% Costco Cos. 5.89% A&P -35.01% Whole Foods

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, NOV. 13, 2008

MARKET SUMMARY

gainers 13
losers 11
unchanged 0
North West Co. +10.69%
Winn-Dixie +8.28%
Delhaize (ADR) +7.50%

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME

Wal-Mart 986,831,22
Target 36,608,978
Kroger 26,956,194

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

BJ's Wholesale Club 13.04%
Spartan Stores 5.96%
Costco Cos. 5.89%
A&P -35.01%
Whole Foods -12.50%
Supervalu -9.58%

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 9139.27 8835.25 -3.33
S&P 500 952.77 911.29 -4.35
SN Composite 1760.85 1768.93 0.46
Retailers 1596.18 1603.60 0.46
Wholesalers 526.35 523.17 -0.60