Whole Foods Market Inc (WFM)

WFM (NASDAQ:Retail)
$48.80
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 48.52 - 49.20 | WFM Avg Daily Volume: 5,088,300
Last Update: 12/19/14 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -15.61%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $48.96
52 Week Range: $36.08 - $59.70
Oustanding Shares: 359,747,100
Market Cap: 17,613,218,016
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 8 9 9 9
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 11 12 12 13
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.26 2.24 2.24 2.27
Latest Dividend: 0.13
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.06%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/14/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 31.38
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WFM Sector Avg. S&P 500
31.38 31.30 25.85
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
24.59% -16.94% 47.74%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 9.90 0.40 0.12
Net Income 5.10 0.69 0.19
EPS 6.20 0.60 0.17
Earnings for WFM:
EBITDA 1.34B
Revenue 14.19B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (09/15) FY (09/16)
Average Estimate $0.45 $0.42 $1.72 $1.92
Number of Analysts 16 15 19 14
High Estimate $0.48 $0.44 $1.77 $2.05
Low Estimate $0.43 $0.40 $1.65 $1.81
Prior Year $0.42 $0.38 $1.56 $1.72
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 7.89% 10.53% 10.29% 11.55%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Still plenty of earnings, but the econ calendar lightens up.
It looks like the second half of the year will be far better than the first.
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. 
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