Whole Foods Market Inc (WFM)

WFM (NASDAQ:Retail)
$37.68
pos +1.15
+3.15%
Today's Range: 36.51 - 38.03 | WFM Avg Daily Volume: 7,976,300
Last Update: 07/29/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 10,269,727
YTD Performance: -34.84%
Open: $36.65
Previous Close: $36.53
52 Week Range: $36.08 - $65.59
Oustanding Shares: 367,573,070
Market Cap: 13,427,444,247
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 11 11 10 13
Moderate Buy 1 1 0 0
Hold 9 9 9 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 0
Mean Rec. 2.02 2.02 2.10 1.63
Latest Dividend: 0.12
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.31%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/01/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.35
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WFM Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.35 24.30 28.94
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-23.31% -32.12% 12.98%
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 (06/14) Qtr (09/14) FY (09/14) FY (09/15)
Average Estimate $0.39 $0.34 $1.53 $1.73
Number of Analysts 17 16 20 20
High Estimate $0.40 $0.36 $1.56 $1.77
Low Estimate $0.36 $0.31 $1.49 $1.60
Prior Year $0.38 $0.32 $1.47 $1.53
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 2.32% 5.66% 4.12% 12.81%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
The "great food consolidation" creates big opportunities.
The shares have pulled back, and the company has plenty of growth ahead.
If you step out of the blinding spotlight, the truly rewarding buying opportunities become obvious.
When market conditions are this good, people want to know why.
Here are more names that have passed the first level of scrutiny.
The stock is well off its highs and the outlook is not appetizing.
Bullish
Jun 05, 2014 | 7:12 AM EDT
WFM was initiated with an Outperform rating, Imperial Capital said. $48 price target. Stock is down 40% from its recent highs.  &n...
Bearish
Jun 04, 2014 | 8:35 AM EDT
WFM estimates were cut through 2016, Citigroup said. Company is seeing lower same-store sales growth. Neutral rating and new $41 price ...
I think this high-growth name has the best chance of beating expectations.
The market is struggling to value high-multiple profit-growth stories.

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