Whole Foods Market Inc (WFM)

WFM (NASDAQ:Retail)
$39.14
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 38.99 - 39.40 | WFM Avg Daily Volume: 7,209,200
Last Update: 08/29/14 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -32.32%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $39.19
52 Week Range: $36.08 - $65.59
Oustanding Shares: 361,245,229
Market Cap: 14,155,394,298
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for WFM
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 9 11 11 10
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 0
Hold 12 9 9 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.24 2.02 2.02 2.10
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.22%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/01/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 25.61
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WFM Sector Avg. S&P 500
25.61 25.60 28.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
2.73% -25.41% 21.76%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 10.40 0.43 0.13
Net Income 18.30 1.24 0.31
EPS 16.60 1.03 0.26
Earnings for WFM:
EBITDA 1.25B
Revenue 12.92B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (09/14) FY (09/15)
Average Estimate $0.32 $0.45 $1.53 $1.70
Number of Analysts 17 10 20 21
High Estimate $0.34 $0.48 $1.55 $1.77
Low Estimate $0.31 $0.39 $1.52 $1.60
Prior Year $0.32 $0.42 $1.47 $1.53
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.18% 6.67% 4.39% 10.94%
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Plus, three things to keep in mind on Whole Foods.

That Was the Week That Was Real Money Pro($)

Let's review.
Is the high price worth it if you believe in management?
There's a lot to like here -- but it does remains a show-me story.
I reiterate: Do not add this stock to your cart.
Update
Jul 31, 2014 | 8:11 AM EDT
WFM downgraded from Buy to Neutral, UBS said. $41 price target. Reacceleration requires more patience.
Bearish
Jul 31, 2014 | 7:52 AM EDT
WFM was downgraded to Neutral from Overweight, JP Morgan said. Estimates also cut, as the company lacks near-term visibility. 
As investors, it's important to diversify beyond our comfort zones.
Despite the doomsayers, I'm not giving up on this rally just yet.
Earnings beats are plentiful, but guidance is less than stellar.

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