Consumer ServicesFood & Drug Retailers
  • Price (USD)41.76
  • Today's Change0.00 / 0.00%
  • Shares traded6.77m
  • 1 Year change26.39%
  • Beta0.8381
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About the company

Whole Foods Market, Inc. is engaged in the business of natural and organic foods supermarket. The Company operates approximately 456 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Its stores have an average size of approximately 39,000 square feet, and are supported by its distribution centers, bake house facilities, commissary kitchens, seafood-processing facilities, a produce procurement center, and a specialty coffee and tea procurement and roasting operation, among others. It offers over 30,000 organic stock keeping units (SKUs), covering various 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's brands include 365 Everyday Value, Allegro Coffee, Whole Foods Market, Whole Paws, and Engine 2 Plant-Strong. It also offers approximately 400 temporary exclusives.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)15.86bn
  • Net income in USD402.00m
  • Incorporated1978
  • Employees60.03k
  • Location
    Whole Foods Market Inc550 Bowie StAUSTIN 78703-4644United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (512) 477-4455
  • Fax+1 (512) 482-7000
  • Websitehttp://www.wholefoodsmarket.com
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
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(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Sprouts Farmers Market Inc4.18bn124.39m3.30bn24.00k28.165.1215.840.78970.85330.853328.584.692.8415.77211.03174,324.508.447.0010.368.2528.9929.482.972.910.230713.030.39190.0012.6229.62-3.63--45.78--
Casey's General Stores Inc7.51bn177.49m4.07bn15.91k23.553.4410.850.54214.484.48189.6630.712.6128.65211.62471,786.006.186.857.238.1822.4018.752.362.170.33387.490.436919.145.401.44-21.469.1212.479.95
Whole Foods Market, Inc.15.86bn402.00m13.35bn60.03k33.213.9614.110.84171.261.2649.6110.542.4620.3165.38264,117.906.249.557.8812.0234.0835.262.543.771.2017.510.23843.872.189.24-5.418.1514.1721.75
Publix Super Markets Inc.34.24bn2.00bn15.39bn191.00k----5.850.44962.602.6044.5918.321.9514.7249.27179,248.7011.4112.4813.7615.2227.8028.005.845.780.9619--0.01734.755.074.753.096.3119.0810.36
Kroger Co117.02bn1.57bn20.59bn443.00k13.773.365.220.17591.671.67123.736.823.3614.6786.42264,149.004.485.937.119.6522.1421.421.331.660.25405.260.686720.575.015.02-3.0726.7814.2815.92
Data as of Jul 20 2017. Currency figures normalised to Whole Foods Market Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

42.51%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201730.86m9.65%
JANA Partners LLCas of 27 May 201722.54m7.05%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 201714.77m4.62%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201714.54m4.55%
Sands Capital Management LLCas of 31 Mar 201711.68m3.65%
Select Equity Group LPas of 31 Mar 201710.80m3.38%
Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLCas of 31 Mar 20178.59m2.69%
Parnassus Investmentsas of 31 Mar 20177.83m2.45%
Goldman Sachs Asset Management LPas of 31 Mar 20177.49m2.34%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 31 Mar 20176.79m2.12%
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