Large Inflow of Money Detected in Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market (WFM) : The money flow analysis of Whole Foods Market (WFM) indicates a $3.16 million of outflow was on downticks, whereas, the investors on Monday gobbled up stocks worth $5.12 million on upticks. The ratio between the upticks and downticks was clearly in favor of the bulls at 1.62 and so was the total money flow at $1.96 million. The bulls lapped up $2.6 million worth of block trades on upticks. The money flow was $2.6 million in block trades, underlining the interest of the bulls in the stock even when the stock was declining.However, the price action shows that the bears had an upper hand in the stock of Whole Foods Market (WFM), pushing it down by -0.26% for the day. The stock slid $0.08 and traded at $30.82 during the day. Nonetheless, the stock is 1.72% over the previous weeks close.


Shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. appreciated by 1.6% during the last five trading days but lost 6.12% on a 4-week basis. Whole Foods Market, Inc. is up 2.57% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -5.86%.

Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM): During Mondays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $30.90 and $30.71 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $31.22. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $31.13, notching a gain of 0.74% for the day. The total traded volume was 4,300,624 . The stock had closed at $30.90 on the previous day.

In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (Regional President) of Whole Foods Market Inc, Gaye Omar had sold 400 shares worth of $12,068 in a transaction dated August 2, 2016. In this transaction, 400 shares were sold at $30.17 per share.

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.

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