Consumer ServicesFood & Drug Retailers
  • Price (USD)33.64
  • Today's Change-0.47 / -1.38%
  • Shares traded8.40m
  • 1 Year change-16.24%
  • Beta0.7529
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About the company

Whole Foods Market, Inc. is engaged in operating natural and organic foods supermarkets. The Company's brands include Allegro Coffee, Whole Foods Market, Whole Paws and Engine 2 Plant-Strong. As of April 10, 2016, the Company operated 441 stores, which include 421 stores in 42 states in the United States and the District of Columbia, 11 stores in Canada, and 9 stores in the United Kingdom. The Company offers approximately 25,000 organic stock keeping units (SKUs) company-wide, covering all areas of its store, including produce, packaged goods, bulk, frozen, dairy, meat, bakery, prepared foods, coffee, tea, beer, wine, cheese, nutritional supplements, vitamins, body care, pet foods, and household goods. The Company also has over 100 new and re-branded dietary supplements; pollinator-friendly almonds and almond butters; a collection of organic barbecue sauces; a collection of body care products for babies, and an expanded item assortment for the holiday season.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)15.60bn
  • Net income in USD510.00m
  • Incorporated1978
  • Employees61.70k
  • Location
    Whole Foods Market Inc550 Bowie StAUSTIN 78703-4644United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (512) 477-4455Fax+1 (512) 482-7000
  • Websitehttp://www.wholefoodsmarket.com
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Peer analysis

CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesMarket Cap /
Employees
Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc.11.63bn51.70m2.25bn6.66k2.25bn6.66k
CST Brands Inc11.15bn154.00m3.38bn9.95k3.38bn9.95k
Sprouts Farmers Market Inc3.73bn137.73m3.64bn20.00k3.64bn20.00k
Casey's General Stores Inc7.12bn225.98m5.32bn14.45k5.32bn14.45k
Whole Foods Market, Inc.15.60bn510.00m10.95bn61.70k10.95bn61.70k
Publix Super Markets Inc.33.00bn2.00bn15.47bn180.00k15.47bn180.00k
Data as of Jul 27 2016. Currency figures normalised to Whole Foods Market Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

39.22%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201629.18m9.09%
Goldman Sachs Asset Management LPas of 31 Mar 201616.41m5.11%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201614.26m4.44%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 201613.55m4.22%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 31 Mar 201612.85m4.00%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 31 Mar 201612.12m3.78%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 31 Mar 20169.12m2.84%
Sands Capital Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20168.28m2.58%
Select Equity Group LPas of 31 Mar 20165.18m1.61%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20154.93m1.54%
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Data from 31 Dec 2015 - 31 Mar 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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