The Week in Stocks

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2, 2009 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 7 losers 17 unchanged 0 Metro +5.24% Nash Finch +4.08% Arden Group +2.15% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 29,327,138 Target 28,366,079 Kroger 16,855,430 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club5.05% Target3.77% Whole Foods3.76% Village -6.04% Supervalu -4.17% BJ's Wholesale

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2, 2009

MARKET SUMMARY

gainers 7
losers 17
unchanged 0
Metro +5.24%
Nash Finch +4.08%
Arden Group +2.15%

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME
Wal-Mart 29,327,138
Target 28,366,079
Kroger 16,855,430
AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING
BJ's Wholesale Club 5.05%
Target 3.77%
Whole Foods 3.76%
Village -6.04%
Supervalu -4.17%
BJ's Wholesale Club -2.89%

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 10464.40 10452.68 -0.11
S&P 500 1110.63 1109.24 -0.13
SN Composite 1853.21 1842.65 -0.57
Retailers 1680.67 1670.96 -0.58
Wholesalers 509.68 514.71 0.99