Whole Foods Market (WFM) : Capital Impact Advisors scooped up 13,437 additional shares in Whole Foods Market during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 55,441 shares of Whole Foods Market which is valued at $1,717,008.Whole Foods Market makes up approximately 0.81% of Capital Impact Advisors’s portfolio.
Whole Foods Market closed down -0.48 points or -1.55% at $30.49 with 53,77,990 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $30.75, the shares hit an intraday low of $30.37 and an intraday high of $30.9 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Hexavest reduced its stake in WFM by selling 8,906 shares or 1.26% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 695,239 shares of WFM which is valued at $21,531,552. Whole Foods Market makes up approx 0.33% of Hexavest’s portfolio.Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund boosted its stake in WFM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 7,933 additional shares and now holds a total of 79,268 shares of Whole Foods Market which is valued at $2,454,930. Whole Foods Market makes up approx 0.06% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.Capstone Asset Management Co reduced its stake in WFM by selling 3,100 shares or 2.97% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 101,227 shares of WFM which is valued at $3,135,000. Whole Foods Market makes up approx 0.09% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.Partnerre Asset Management Corp reduced its stake in WFM by selling 200 shares or 8.34% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,198 shares of WFM which is valued at $65,149. Whole Foods Market makes up approx 0.03% of Partnerre Asset Management Corp’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Whole Foods Market reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Feb 10, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.40. The company had revenue of $4829.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4808.06 million. The company’s revenue was up 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.46 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Whole Foods Market. Whole Foods Market was Initiated by Wells Fargo to “Market Perform” on Feb 17, 2016. Whole Foods Market was Upgraded by Longbow to ” Neutral” on Feb 5, 2016.
Whole Foods Market Inc. (Whole Foods Market) is a retailer of natural and organic foods and grocer. The Company has one operating segment natural and organic foods supermarkets. As of September 29 2013 Whole Foods Market operated 362 stores in the United States Canada and the United Kingdom. The Companys offices are supported by its headquarters regional offices distribution centers bakehouse facilities commissary kitchens seafood-processing facilities meat and produce procurement centers and a specialty coffee and tea procurement and roasting operation. The Companys product selection includes grocery meat seafood bakery prepared foods and catering coffee tea beer wine cheese nutritional supplements vitamins body care and lifestyle products including books pet products and household products. The Companys 365 and 365 Organic Everyday Day Value brands account for approximately half of its brand items.