THE WEEK IN STOCKS at the close Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008

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. Whole Foods +4.75% Kroger +3.67% Ahold +3.60% Winn-Dixie -12.97% Arden Group -5.76% Village -4.27% most active by Volume Wal-Mart85,285,815 Target32,043,401 Kroger26,610,940 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club9.51% Nash Finch9.02% Spartan Stores6.29%

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.

Whole Foods +4.75%
Kroger +3.67%
Ahold +3.60%
Winn-Dixie -12.97%
Arden Group -5.76%
Village -4.27%

most active

by Volume

Wal-Mart
85,285,815

Target
32,043,401

Kroger
26,610,940

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

BJ's Wholesale Club
9.51%

Nash Finch
9.02%

Spartan Stores
6.29%

market summary

gainers 12
losers 12
unchanged 0

Market Quotes

RETAILERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
35.89 27.23 N A&P 21549 30.36 29.26 29.45 -0.38 -1.27
17.33 11.15 N Ahold 2999 12.80 11.85 12.65 0.44 3.60
170.00 117.50 O Arden Group 87 148.24 134.03 143.15 -8.75 -5.76
39.15 26.36 N BJ's Wholesale Club 60966 33.36 30.72 32.08 0.89 2.85
72.68 51.52 O Costco Cos. 208818 65.99 62.95 64.01 -0.74 -1.14
103.90 68.00 N Delhaize (ADR) 984 73.78 69.17 72.90 0.20 0.28
57.14 37.14 C Empire 2123 56.57 56.57 56.57 0.00 0.01
42.72 20.42 O Ingles 4632 25.44 23.38 24.05 0.16 0.67
31.94 23.95 N Kroger 266109 26.67 25.15 26.28 0.93 3.67
55.00 29.52 C Loblaw Cos. 17709 31.24 30.14 30.59 -0.14 -0.46
41.78 22.05 C Metro 8051 23.40 22.05 23.18 0.39 1.71
22.68 12.85 O North West Co. 1079 18.94 12.85 18.69 -0.59 -3.06
38.03 26.44 N Ruddick 14659 35.61 33.47 34.65 0.41 1.20
38.31 30.10 N Safeway 239216 31.95 30.74 31.30 0.14 0.45
49.78 26.01 N Supervalu 72886 29.65 28.09 28.64 -0.59 -2.02
70.75 47.01 N Target 320434 54.85 51.93 53.14 -0.96 -1.77
57.10 38.03 O Village 99 50.10 47.55 47.72 -2.13 -4.27
51.48 42.09 N Wal-Mart 852858 51.01 48.34 49.97 0.13 0.26
47.10 35.92 N Weis Markets 2217 37.54 35.92 35.92 -1.37 -3.67
53.65 34.14 O Whole Foods 162075 42.48 38.68 40.82 1.85 4.75
32.40 14.45 O Winn-Dixie 18660 17.32 14.45 15.03 -2.24 -12.97
WHOLESALERS
52-WEEK Sales Amt Pct.
High Low Ex (00's) High Low Close Change Change
51.87 28.07 O Nash Finch 12202 37.00 34.42 35.51 -0.11 -0.31
34.74 16.73 O Spartan Stores 13779 23.05 20.90 21.49 0.39 1.85
35.05 23.16 O United Natural Foods 26829 24.80 23.53 23.64 -0.82 -3.35

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 12247.00 12376.98 1.06
S&P 500 1336.91 1348.86 0.89
SN Composite 1893.98 1895.76 0.09
Retailers 1717.21 1718.97 0.10
Wholesalers 545.72 538.04 -1.41